A LADA type diabetic [you are also as I recall?], diagnosed late in life, I switched to Humulin-R insulin,
the "synthetic" insulin, a year ago after spending several years continuing to feel very sick on the newer more
Your recent posts about having to constantly tweak your Insulin needs from day to day stuck a big YES chord with me. As I am also a LADA type diabetic, diagnosed only when it was very advanced, this is the way it is has been for me since…"
Apologies for the delay getting back to you. What would be useful to know that we could collect information on and document has been on my mind for days now..... My ability to develop a working model for questionnaire[s] is
"As a growing community of at least 10,000 insulin dependent folks and with just a few insulins on the market,
can't we PLEASE poll ourselves to find out SOMETHING ANYTHING about what's going on with us
independently of phama et…"
"Thanks for the post, CountyClare. Taking "care" of one's diabetes never ends....sigh, but as you've so eloquently accepted, it's demanded of us. Much much much better late than never. And you can also expect to start feeling…"
"What a lovely post, Judith, gently brushed with sadness. Please treat your 60th birthday with the respect it deserves, one you have been blessed to reach, the start of a new creative cycle, with the potential to be as full as any you have…"
Thank you....a friend just introduced me to Etta's music, I really like some of her stuff. I am getting into the Blues, soothes my soul. Hope you are well and glad you found TUD.
Take care and look forward to knowing you.
Welcome to TuD, Tess. So glad you found us. Love your Job Title!....Be sure to check out all the groups and don't hesitate to dive into any discussion, old or new.....I'm wishing you and yours well!.....Judith in Portland
Thanks for the add...Love to be your friend. I was initially diagnosed as LADA too two years ago, further testing ruled type 2. You will be totally at ease here after a while...people are friendly and willing to help. Its a great place to learn and discover new things. Hope to see more of you here =)
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