August 20, 2018

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Levemir Dosing: Not Always Clear Cut
I asked about trying Levemir back in December, 2007. My PCP gave me some sample pens and said to take it twice a day. Later I saw another doctor who tried to tell me that it wa (More)
Weight Loss and Type 1
A recurring theme that I see on discussion boards is “how can I lose weight when I have to use insulin.” Like anything else, it might not be easy but it is possible. When I (More)
Sometimes You Just Have to Bite Your Tongue
And sometimes, you don’t! Last night I did both. I am the kind of person that if someone needs help, I will try to help them. But if someone does not want help, I am not going push help or advice on them. I don’t appreciate people telling me that I n (More)
Gastroparesis: Is it Really?
I have talked to a few people online that thought they had gastroparesis, but their doctor’s didn’t think that it was necessary to do the testing to confirm that. More)
Because You Are Going to Kill Them!
On Tuesday, someone landed on my blog with the search term, “why can you not withhold insulin in type 1” (that is the highlighted one towards the bottom). I wish I knew who it was so I could tell them that they are going to kill the person. I seem to (More)
Understanding Other Types
Last week in one of the Facebook groups I belong to, a food discussion came up. I don’t remember exactly how a woman worded her statement, but it was to the effect tha (More)
November: Diabetes Awareness Month
Someone wrote a blog on one of the diabetes sites asking what we were going to do to bring awareness to diabetes.  I have been thinking about this and although I write a blog, (More)