I was trying to share this in someone's discussion but it didn't send . So I hope this might help elsewhere.I am new to the site and I have been pumping for 3 years, but I received a card with…Continue
"I'm having the same spike but it feels scary to bolus before a workout. For example,the other day,I was 103 and I ate a pretzel rod with PB before I went outside to practice soccer with my son for about 45 min. I did about 10 min of drills…"
"I understand you want to do this your way but I think it is a very stressful position if you don't trust your doctor to help you make the best choice for you and the baby.Have a plan but don't be rigid.
I think the process is best when you…"
"I have been type 1 since I was 11 and I gave birth at 28. I had a c-section and it was a very positive experience. However, I ended letting my doctor decide based on what was best for me and the baby. I was induced and just went along with the…"
"I use the "spiralizer" to make zucchini "pasta". There are also other veggies you can use. Saute for 2-4 min. Add any sauce or just saute with garlic and a seasoning.I spritz the pan with EVOO. So Yummy"
"Good luck. Managing my weight has become easier with time and my control has been the best with the pump. I would encourage you to stay on the pump and not go backward. Even though I try not to deny myself too much, my main tool is sticking to the…"
"I have 4 basal rates and Im only taking a total of 11 units daily. There are few factors I consider. First I like to review my carelink account to check for any patterns. Then I like to fast the same 12 hour block for at least two days and review…"
"Elizabeth: I just had to tell you that I laughed out loud picturing your son twirling his pump like a slingshot. I have been diabetic since I was 10 and I am now a 40 yr old mom.... and I have two boys 6 and 9 and so I can only imagine."
"I have been using the pump for about 5 years and my tubing has been through a lot. The only time insulin stopped flowing was when I accidentally knotted it. If I have slacks on it hangs right over my belt into my pocket. I drop it frequently where…"
"This has happened to me as well. I usually have to make sure my browser java is updated. you can look in tools at add-ons and see if it need updating from there. and then you need to restart the browser"
"It could be a battery brand issue, however...when I have the slightest problem with the pump, I call Minimed. They will help you look for a solution but 3/4 times my pump has been replaced. They do not take malfunctions lightly."
"myfitnesspal.com allows you to enter recipes and it will calculate the carbs, calories, etc based on the servings. It is free. I use it to make sure I am carb counting appropriately. I found that sometimes you forget to count salads and things that…"
Your explanation is good.. but I am a littel lost on the site rotation. I read on a different post that you shared a picture about site rotation. can you please share it again.Well I rotate my insertion to left and right side on my abs…"
"This is answer was already written but he needs a support group. I am 38 and had diabetes since I was 11. One of my best friends is a T1 and this has been a great support to each other (she is in the picture with me). We have supported each other…"
"I have been T1 for 27 years and I have had good and bad. My dad is a GP. He has apologized to me for sending me for a painful test, after he himself had it a few years later.
Once I had a Endo that mostly treated T2. He told me that the pump was a…"
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