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…"
A couple of days ago I learned that the California State Assembly is considering AB-1893 Sharps waste, which in (if approved) will mandate that: “Sharps sold to the general public in California shall be sold with a sharps waste container Read on! →
If you are new to diabetes advocacy in the traditional sense of the word, you may be thinking, “What the heck is a docket!?” I certainly was the first twenty times I heard it (yes it took that long). For Read on! →