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Share our experiences with this new injectable drug. Lets explore the pros and cons together and how it has made life better.Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association and…See More
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"Using levimir ,novorapid and metformin,in increasing amounts,latest hba1c test higher than last test,nothing else changedcalled in to see the doctor and diabetic nurse,does anyone know what might be the problem.also taking thyroid hormone for…"
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"I had the same problem, Doctor sent me for a blood test too specifically test thyroid function,hey bingo underactive thyroid,Now with thyroid hormone tablets i am back to normal."
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thanks

Posted on October 24, 2010 at 10:40am 3 Comments

thanks to everyone who welcomed me to tudiabetes,and a special thank you to everybody who responded too my starting on insulin blog,it now looks like i may start a basal-bolus regime, after mixtard 30 is discontinued,can anbody tell me the positive or negative aspects of this insulin regime.

starting on insulin

Posted on October 1, 2010 at 12:03pm 3 Comments

I started on mixard 30 insulin ,Twice a day,four months ago, Although i feel better in myself ( other people have commented at how well i look) my blood sugar levels still seem to be high ranging from 8.7 to 19.0,does anybody else haveor had the same problem and how was the issue resolved.

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At 12:50am on December 16, 2013, rick phillips said…

Bigf4, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

At 10:38am on December 16, 2012, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BIGF4!!!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
(You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK)
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!
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