"These are all good suggestions. In order to keep the cost down, instead of asking for a backup perscription ask for a vial of long-acting insuling. Most offices have free samples available for the asking. I have been on the Pod for almost 4 years…"
Thank you for this link. I think I have to buy the book 1st and understand the concept of how this affects the kidneys then go from there. Still curious if there is anyone else out there on this diet that IS in 3rd stage Renal Failure ( It…"
"Thanks Natalie. I have not read his book yet, This is just the beginning for me. I want better control & to lose some weight! Is his tel # in his book? I have had T1 for 48 years so I am use to low carb. my intak is aprox 150-190 grams daily and…"
My CDE trained me very well. I had to write down everything ( my food, carbs,, BG,times etc) and we talked every morning at a set time for 6 weeks! In order to figure out my basals, I had to skip meals and test every 2 hours around the…"
"I don't know why but the last reply you sent did not give me an option to reply?
I am going to go the link you sent and read it, hopefully things have changed and that after 63 days of no coverage, you can then get coverage. My experience was…"
"Cobra is not offered at my company because we are under 10 employees. I hope I NEVER lose my job cause I will be without insurance. As you probably already know, as a Diabetec you can not be without coverage for 1 hour. If you are you will be turned…"
Hi Gail.....one being bigger than the other, I have wondered if wearing a pod on the underside of the smaller one....sort of like a "push up accessory," would work! Sounds very discreet, don't you think?
oh, ok, I'll remember that sometimes you have to go quick. I've had it for 42 years, since 1967. We have quite a few old timers here and a few that were dx'd in the 1940s. I do a lot of welcoming of new members, and yesterday welcomed someone from South Africa dx'd in 1951! It's quite an inspiration to me.
hi Gail, I didn't get all your message - comment back to me. Just wondering what type of company you work for. My husband's in the food business, and just the other day he said a good CSM is like gold!
Above is a photo of Diabetes Hands Foundation’s own Manny Hernandez with the stars of the Diabetes Co-Stars Video, “Strength in Numbers.” In case you haven’t heard the news yet, there is a new video making it’s way through the … Continue Reading
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