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PAIN IN CENTER OF LOWER BACK???

Started this discussion. Last reply by Terrie Feb 16. 3 Replies

Little info first. I've been Type 1 Diabetic for 44 years now. Although I could've been ALOT better, at this point, I seem to be doing well EXCEPT, that is, for a pain I get in the center of my lower…Continue

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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for gbabe
"Gbabe, Happy Birthday!! I hope your day and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill."
Sep 13
t1musicmommy replied to gbabe's discussion 'What's the best medicine for Diabetics with depression??' in the group Diabetics with Depression
"I was on the wellbutrin /cymbalta combo for awhile and the cymbalta made me fell funny, but the other help drastically. I was taken off it because I got pregnant and I was started on Zolaft after I gave birth because of post pardum. I am still on it…"
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Kaycee replied to gbabe's discussion 'Does Humalog burn you??' in the group LANTUS® Or Humalog Users
"The only time my injections burn is if I've taken too many shots in that area or didn't disinfect the area first."
Feb 18
Mike replied to gbabe's discussion 'Does Humalog burn you??' in the group LANTUS® Or Humalog Users
"Do you inject it cold, straight out of the fridge? That could be a cause. Large bolus doses tend to cause more of a burn too, or that injection site might be irritated"
Feb 16
StacieAnn replied to gbabe's discussion 'Does Humalog burn you??' in the group LANTUS® Or Humalog Users
"I sometimes get a burning sensation but it is dependent on where I inject. If I inject out towards my love handle area, where there is less fat, there is a higher likelihood that it will burn. For me, I think it depends on how close I happen to…"
Feb 16
Richmatik replied to gbabe's discussion 'PAIN IN CENTER OF LOWER BACK???'
"Best advice that we can give is to go and discuss it with your doctor as lower back pain can be triggered by any number of things, big or small. Our kidney's are not one of the things that we want to mess around with though, so if there is any…"
Feb 16
Brian (bsc) replied to gbabe's discussion 'PAIN IN CENTER OF LOWER BACK???'
"My understanding is that pain is not typically one of the symptoms of diabetic nephropathy. On the other hand, what you describe is a symptom of kidney stones. Kidney stone pain can be excruciating."
Feb 16
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PAIN IN CENTER OF LOWER BACK???

Little info first. I've been Type 1 Diabetic for 44 years now. Although I could've been ALOT better, at this point, I seem to be doing well EXCEPT, that is, for a pain I get in the center of my lower back. Doesnt take much to bring it on. While passing the sweeper it starts until I have to sit or stop. Or while washing dishes, I have to sort of support my elbows on sides of the sink. This really eases the pain. And sometimes it's not there at all and I just don't get it. Here's my worry: MY…See More
Feb 16
gbabe added a discussion to the group LANTUS® Or Humalog Users
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Does Humalog burn you??

Grettings all! Just wondering if any one else suffers a pretty high, although quick, burning?? I've been on it over 20 years and am just noticing it? Any theories?????? Thank you for any help!!See More
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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for gbabe
"Gbabe 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."
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"Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES GBABE!! (You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is…"
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Janice replied to gbabe's discussion 'What's the best medicine for Diabetics with depression??' in the group Diabetics with Depression
"I've been chronically depressed for a few years now. Now that I'm getting counselling and I'm on an anti-depressant that works for me, I've come to realize that medication and counselling may not be the best cure for depression.…"
Nov 13, 2012
Janice replied to gbabe's discussion 'What's the best medicine for Diabetics with depression??' in the group Diabetics with Depression
"Here, here, Patrick. You nailed it! I've gone through a lot of depression over the years, and I find my deep water workouts and exercising can help a lot. Being out in nature and breathing in the air can do wonders. Pets can also help."
Oct 25, 2012
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"Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you gbabe.... Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hey, why…"
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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
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Date diagnosed
October 21, 1969
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I've lived with Type 1 Diabetes for 42 years and TO THIS DAY, I find it hard to believe I'm still living. I've lived a very, very carefree life, believe me, and now that I'm older and wiser, I want to learn as much as I can so that I can take care of myself and be around for those that love me.

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At 9:19pm on September 13, 2014, Linda G said…

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At 6:02am on September 13, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Gbabe, Happy Birthday!! I hope your day and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill.

At 4:15am on September 13, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Gbabe 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 4:08am on September 13, 2013, Linda G said…

Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES GBABE!!
(You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK)
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At 6:17pm on September 13, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you gbabe....
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
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We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
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At 3:44am on September 13, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,gbabe. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 2:00am on September 13, 2012, brokenpole said…

Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.

At 9:28am on October 14, 2011, Doris D said…
Isn't Marie just the greatest???? I'm glad ur here with us. Marie feels like my sister and she's always here to help any of us out. Please let me know if I can help u in anyway . To tell u the truth I go to Marie mANYTIMES when I don't know what to do!
At 9:48am on October 13, 2011, Marie B said…
victoza is not an insulin, but it does lower blood sugar for people with type 2. glad you are finding some discussions of interest! Gosh I've learned so much since I joined here, and we strive for "no blame, no shame" atmosphere. I have a prettty serious case of hero worship for our founder Manny and his wife Andreina. are you on Twitter? I am @MarieBe there
At 9:09am on October 13, 2011, Marie B said…
and I see catlover here is in the Lantus Group

http://www.tudiabetes.org/profile/catlover

she's a great friend to me here.
 
 
 

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