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At 3:28pm on September 6, 2009, Nanny said…
Hey Lyla! Hope you are well. Thanks for adding me as a friend. I apologize I havent responded to tudiabetes friends. Very busy with the 3yr old I care for and my own family. Holiday weekend good to get online and catch up with friends. God Bless you!
At 8:33pm on October 31, 2008, Lana said…
Thanks! Im sure that i will have lots of questions and such that only another diabetic could answer :]
At 8:14pm on October 16, 2008, Andrea said…
Hi Lyla and welcome to Tudiabetes!

Andrea B.
At 6:14am on October 2, 2008, Say H! !T$ B-MAN said…
Actually it does it activates the sugars in me and I go high then in about 6hours i come back down being low.
At 12:01pm on September 25, 2008, Carly! said…
aww, thanks. :)
you too!
I will, for suree.
At 7:53am on September 25, 2008, Leah said…
At 5:23am on September 25, 2008, Say H! !T$ B-MAN said…
you now reasently I haven't been doing well with my daibeties. My BG spikes when I play football, soccer, and all other exesising sports which sucks cause I cant get enough of the sports. But cause I Play so much my a1c has been kinda high not no 11.8 but more like 9.?. But you sound like going through something a little bit different. Well my a1c is dropping down to at least 8.5 or lower. I hope your A1c is dropping as well! good luck.
At 1:40pm on September 24, 2008, Carly! said…
whoa jeeze!
thats not coooll.
yeah, i guess it is. :\
At 8:16am on September 24, 2008, Leah said…
I was 22... kind of late huh? I was in the middle of college... what a bummer!
At 7:12pm on September 23, 2008, Sharilyn said…
At 6:31pm on September 23, 2008, Karen said…
Only been pumping 6 years out of my 42 years of diabetes, so only have the new version of a pump :)
At 2:26pm on September 23, 2008, Leah said…
HAven't said hey yet to you. Thanks for friending me! Hope things a good in your world and that you enjoy this site! It has been great for me so far!
At 11:52am on September 23, 2008, Carly! said…
wooooow! thats not cool :\
i was diagnosed when i was 12 i think.
well actually, i just went in for a med-check (to make sure my med. is working for my ADD) and i mentioned to my doctor how i was peeing&drinking a ton,
so i peed in a cup for a urine sample,
and got a finger stick,
and my BG was around 200.
so they broke the news to me.
At 10:54pm on September 22, 2008, Kristin said…
Hi Lyla! The reason that I bolus early is because even the "fast-acting" insulins don't start acting until 15-20 minutes after you inject them. You have to be careful with this because if you don't eat when you are supposed to, you will have really bad lows. But I think it is a good idea to wait 10 minutes if you can.
At 8:06pm on September 22, 2008, Karen said…
It never gets easy, but pumping has helped alot. Back when I was diagnosed, I was on one shot a day and we had no bgs meters. I have found over the years with tighter more rigid control things are even a bit harder and it becomes quite the 24/7 disease. I have not had any real complications, my endo thinks mostly because I have good genes. :)
At 9:24am on September 20, 2008, Kristin said…
Hi Lyla! Thanks for your comment. When I got my blood sugar under control and finally got an A1c under 7, I did start to have more lows, but much less severe lows (I usually don't go below 55). I eat carbs, but I make sure to give my insulin early. I use Humalog and I take it 15-30 minutes before eating. I think this is the reason that my blood sugars are so much better. It's an easy thing to change too :)

I just saw that you have to deal with Celiac too. That's hard... what kinds of things do you usually eat?
At 7:25pm on September 19, 2008, Carly! said…
Hiyahh! :D
hahahah, i guess it does!
Yeah, i still kinda think i am. :)
But my doctor said i shouldnt, but my basal rates are so low. :)
How about you?
At 6:12pm on September 19, 2008, Barbara said…
Hey Lyla...thanks so much for the your pictures, you seem like such a sweet person to know.

Thanks again, Barb
At 6:45am on September 18, 2008, Sohair Abdel-Rahman said…
Hallo Layla,
You have the most beautiful name in our area and you are so sweet
At 4:24am on September 18, 2008, Mike Campana said…
I haven't been to PC forever, love that whole area out there! You are lucky!!! Welcome!!!



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