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…"
So you have heard of Giving Tuesday, right? Maybe you have seen the hashtag: #GivingTuesday. If you are like me, confused by all of the messages pointing in different directions floating around social media, you may be wondering, “What is Read on! →
Last Thursday was November 14, 2013, the day we commemorated the birthday of Frederick Banting. Thanks to him we have insulin today. Early that day the International Diabetes Federation released updated statistics for diabetes worldwide, as part of their update Read on! →