Continuing my blogging about the start of my experiences of being diagnosed with diabetes. Starting this blog off where I left off the previous one. I will continue to blog about points that I have gone through with diabetes, how glucose meters differ in blood glucose readings, the variables that we have to consider when taking insulin etc.
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Added by PaulQuessy on April 27, 2012 at 3:36pm — No Comments
We went to the clinic yesterday, and because Eric was due for his labs (and we wanted to make sure we got them in before his insurance runs out), instead of making an appointment for a later blood draw, we went right upstairs to NorDx from the clinic. Now, obviously Eric has had blood draws before, but at 4 1/2 he's getting savvy to the whole "someone's gonna poke you" thing and wants no part of it. We put EMLA cream on his arm in advance to smooth the way, but it really didn't make much…Continue
I have blood tests again this morning 9am our time this will be the 5th time I have given blood in the past 6 weeks 3 of those blod tests including todays are fasting ones so it will be over 12 hours since I last had anything to eat well tea was 6pm last night so you worl it out, how the nurses can expect a diabetec to go all that time without food is worrying well to me anyway, I know what happens if my blood sugars drop low and it is not funny in fact the time leading up to a hypo is…Continue
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