I take 28 units of Lantus a day --- 2 units to prime the pump so to speak, so this is 30 units per day....30 units times 7 days would be 210 units a week. Right? Okay, now four weeks in a month…Continue
My insurance company just sent a 2015 update on what medicines they will cover and other changes in the current policy. I am on Humalog right now, and it works very well for a quick control for me.…Continue
I'm relatively new to using Lantus, probably only 4 - 6 months. But do't get a lot of information from medical people, and can't afford appts with them anyway as often as questions come up. So I'll…Continue
I am just freaking out a little bit here cause I've never had low numbers within range before..... I went up to 27 u of Lantus at night, about three weeks ago. My morning numbers have been between 87…Continue
Someone please define the word "soon" for me.I guess I don't know what it means, except not just now. To be very honest, this is not going to be an upper for anyone, but a way for me, hopefully to put my massive feelings down, and send them off into space...but then I don't hold out much hope for that happening either.
Life is sucky right now. Being 61, on disability and medicaid is for this…Continue
I just picked up my new diabetes alert bracelet. I got lucky and got a 2 for 1 special, so now my husband has one too. :) Then I got to thinking, this one is like a watch band with a two inch ID like band on the front, It opens up and has two stickers for me "This person is a diabetic, check card wallet for info" and "This person has severe allergies check wallet for info". On these cards is all the important info…Continue
.When I was diagnosed 13 years ago, I did NOTHING about it for two years. Don't ask why changed my mind, I just did. I've had several friends who have ignored their diagnosis, recently, and it drives me crazy. I have given them the name of the BEST CDE we have in the area, they have either made appts and then done nothing, or skipped out, wasting his time. I see their health even this early going down…Continue