"With reference to your reading of 2.1:
"Throughout a 24 hour period blood plasma glucose levels are generally maintained between 4-8 mmol/L (72 and 144 mg/dL).:11 Although 3.3 or 3.9 mmol/L (60…"
"My dose is 500 mg Metformin twice daily, 1.25 mg Glyburide twice daily (down from 2.5 mg twice daily before Metformin). HbA1c stable at 5.6. I am probably insulin deficient, not uncommon at my age (age 72, BMI 23). Minimal side effects from…"
Here are a few tips on how to make the most of the site. I invite you check out the different groups we have: there's an excellent chance you will find more than a few that you can identify with. Also, when you can, please add a photo to your profile. We'd love to also learn a bit more about you: where you from, etc.
If you find the community useful, please:
-Link to us on your blog/site (if you have one).
-Invite family, friends, colleagues and anyone whom you feel may benefit from it.
-Consider making a donation by clicking on the "Donate" button on the right side of the page, to support the work we do.
Also, if you know of any local newspapers, TV or radio stations that you feel could be interested in writing about our community, please let them know about our recent Press Release, announcing the community: http://www.prweb.com/releases/2007/8/prweb546849.htm
Last, if you run into Spanish-only speaking folks, please let them know about EsTuDiabetes.com, our sister Spanish-speaking community.
Hi John, welcome to the community! You've already been chipping in at the forum, which is fantastic. You may like to join a couple of groups here too. I've got T2 as well, and its surprising because I'm young, but stuff happens.
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Dear Ms. Rosenthal: I am a person living with type 1 diabetes since the age of 30. I am also the President and co-Founder of the Diabetes Hands Foundation, a nonprofit aimed at connecting and mobilizing the diabetes community. Seeing Read on! →