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I took my daughter to her Doctors appointment today. It went great! Her A1C was down from 8.3 to 6.9!! I was so excited with that I just wanted to share it with everyone! I have a facebook too and thought about posting it but I know people will look at it and wonder what the heck I'm talking about. The doctor was really happy with her progress. Also in the last 6 weeks, I let her stay the night at a friends house for the first time in I think a year and a half. She did AWESOME!! I was so proud of her, she made sure she kept track of her BG and she stayed at good numbers all night long. I think that me letting her stay the night somewhere REALLY helped her self esteem. Since then I think she has slept over somewhere 3 more times!! We talked about some general rules, if she went low, text me and let me know, but treat for it. If she went above 250 then she had to call me or text me so I could tell her how much of a correction to give herself. She had extra supplies with her in case she needed them. We were prepared and I'm so happy for that! So that's my sharing for the night, I hope everyone is has a good week! :)

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Comment by Gerri on February 28, 2011 at 9:54pm
Wonderful news on the fantastic A1c improvement! Also great that she has sleep overs!
Comment by Natalie ._c- on February 28, 2011 at 10:05pm
Fantastic!! Your sweet baby is growing up!! You must be so proud! :-)
Comment by Doris D on March 1, 2011 at 7:03am
GREAT!!!! I'm a diabetic who took it at 10 and you don't know how much your trust in her just helped her out on her life's journey! GOOD FOR YOU GUYS!!!!!!!!!!!

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