Hi I have a question about US local pharmacies.Recently I have been picking up my medicine prescription at Walgreens pharmacy and have found them to be very helpful. I'm 7 months pregnant and using…Continue
"first of all. I am not Canadian and I have type 1 diabetes. There was absolutely no issue with getting permanent residency, they didn't even check my diabetes status. The only thing they check is TB and stds, they also want to know any mental…"
"Hi, I moved to Canada in 2012. My husband is Canadian and now I have permanent residency and have full OHIP cover. I can tell you what Ontario covers, it may differ from province to province however. OHIP covers all doctor visits tests etc. If…"
"I had a c section first, then was induced with #2, 20 mos later.
I see a high-risk ob doc(maternal fetal medicine) who has seen cases like you and I thousands of times. If your regular ob won't do it, you might consider looking for a MFM…"
"38 weeks today! Going to go talk with my ob about the likelihood of trying for a vbac. They did an ultrasound to measure the thickness of my uterine scar last week (it's only been 16 months since my first c-section) The baby's in the 98th…"
Hi ladies, preparing for the arrival of baby #2. With my first I ended up with an induction at 40 weeks which resulted in c-section. My ob won't induce me again because it's only 16 months since my c-section. She wants to section at 38 weeks. I want to push her to 40 weeks but I'd rather just wait until I go into labour naturally, I really don't want another section. Has anyone here waited until 40+ weeks to go into labour naturally? I'm really desperate to manage a vbac this time!See More
"I was induced at 40 weeks and ended up with a c-section. Not impressed! Early induction does run a higher risk of c-section. I'm not quick to defy drs but this is my second pregnancy only 16 months after my first delivery and my Dr won't…"
"Rose, I've been pregnant twice. The first time I was terrified and panicked. Both times I've regretted ever even thinking about getting pregnant for most of the first trimester. Honestly, I hate being pregnant! But when that baby comes and…"
If you are traveling with airline tickets and an itinerary from them or a travel site like Expedia, etc, you should be able to ask your insurance company for a "vacation override". In general, you have it correct 2X supplies, but take it with a grain of salt. I always carry double the infusion sets and insulin, but maybe only 1.5X the insulin reservoirs, batteries, etc.
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Para nuestra comunidad de diabetes la tecnología ha venido a llenar muchos vacíos y a hacer de nuestras vidas un poco mas llevaderas. Eso mismo nos proporciona una nueva aplicación de geo-localización llamada HelpAround (Ayuda a tu alrededor). HA Read on! →