"Yes over the past 2.5 years that I've been pumping I've gained quite a bit of weight (about 35lbs). To me it's a fair trade-off for the control I get with my pump. I'm making a more concentrated effort to workout and eat right…"
"And you are fortunate...........btw, doesn't really have to do with the pump - it's insulin, in whatever form, and it depends on your own metabolism, whether you are insulin sensitive (often no weight gain) or insulin resistant (often…"
"Hi There -
I wouldn't personally go on weight loss medication - I would instead look at ways to reduce my insulin. As talked about throughout this post and many, many others - insulin can and does put weight on lots of people - through no…"
"I just went on the pump... like literally TODAY I started pumping insulin. I've gained about 15lbs in the past 4 months on MDI's. Partially due to tighter control, but I think the weight gain is largely due to the fact that I was…"
The Diabetes Hands Foundation and Diabetes Advocates Program is proud to announce and congratulate the members of DA who were granted scholarships to attend diabetes conferences in 2013! Thanks to a generous grant from Novo Nordisk, in 2013 we were … Continue Reading
El Centro Nacional de Prevención de Enfermedades Crónicas y Promoción de la Salud en el Estados Unidos encontró que a partir de 2002-2009, el 11,8% de los hispanos mayores de 20 años, que viven en los EU, viven con diabetes … Continue Reading