I was diagnosed 40 years ago with t1d. I have two teenagers, ages 16 and 18 who do not have the disease. I'd be happy to help in any way I can. I recommend posting your request on the JDRF website; there are support groups for kids…"
"This is the first video I have seen with a negative correction in the formulas (just hit stop at the end). The negative correction is the number of insulin units you can subtract because you are below the target (-0.74). From that you can even…"
Hi Everyone,I am looking for a submission to a contest that was held a couple of years ago. It was a very funny piece about all of the math a diabetic has to do. It featured a bunch of different people of all ages calculating and measuring different things like carbs, blood sugar adjustments, etc.Does anyone remember this video and if so, can you direct me to a link?Thanks! RuthSee More
I am kind of new to the DOC community. I have had diabetes 38 years, since I was 8 years old. In pretty good health now, no complications but rather overweight. Working on it, though! Ive been inspired by all the Type 1 athletes and…"
"Im finding that an extra 30 grams of carbs for 30-60 min of cardio seems to take care of it. Since I am trying to lose weight i thought this was counterproductive, but it seems the extra carbs prevent the lows, which saves me extra eating in the…"
This year Diabetes Hands Foundation has pledged US$35,000 in Big Blue Test grants, continuing its support for programs aimed at providing lifesaving supplies, medical tests, treatment, and patient education to people living in need who have or at risk Read on! →
Kim Vlasnik, you NAILED it! In this video, Kim Vlasnik takes our breath away as she describes what its like to be a person with diabetes. Fortunately, Stanford’s Medicine-X Conference gives ePatients, like Kim, a chance to speak since we carry the Read on! →