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Forum: New Member Introductions 12-10-2012, 00:39
Replies: 7
Views: 858
Posted By Adjitater
That is just part of having type 1 diabetes. It...

That is just part of having type 1 diabetes. It doesn't go away with age. You do get better at dealing with the lows though. I have been doing this for 41 years and still get lows that come out of...
Forum: Diabetes 11-11-2012, 01:48
Replies: 12
Views: 2,072
Posted By Adjitater
With type 1 it isn't what you eat that matters as...

With type 1 it isn't what you eat that matters as much as matching your insulin intake to what you eat and timing it correctly.
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 10-24-2012, 18:55
Replies: 10
Views: 1,784
Posted By Adjitater
Antibiotics won't kill the staph bacteria now but...

Antibiotics won't kill the staph bacteria now but is still your best bet in controlling it.
Forum: Diabetes Diet and Nutrition 10-18-2012, 19:40
Replies: 21
Views: 9,878
Posted By Adjitater
First of all the Mayo Clinic is not a hospital....

First of all the Mayo Clinic is not a hospital. No patients are housed there except for the sleep center. I suspect that the menu was from the cafeteria which is just like any other cafeteria. Order...
Forum: Diabetes 09-25-2012, 03:32
Replies: 34
Views: 4,338
Posted By Adjitater
Ok. But if they aren't doing your c-peptide ate...

Ok. But if they aren't doing your c-peptide ate the time they did the GTT then they don't know if you are producing enough or if you are just resistant to it. That is why I think it is important to...
Forum: Diabetes 09-24-2012, 21:57
Replies: 34
Views: 4,338
Posted By Adjitater
I always thought a c-peptide should be done in...

I always thought a c-peptide should be done in conjunction with a GTT to asses how well they are producing insulin.
Forum: Diabetes Diet and Nutrition 09-24-2012, 21:43
Replies: 21
Views: 34,508
Posted By Adjitater
I have been drinking diet sodas for over 40...

I have been drinking diet sodas for over 40 years. In 1972 there were no options. TAB, tea, or water. Those were your choices. Everything else was off the eat list.
Forum: Insulin Pumps 09-23-2012, 04:10
Replies: 17
Views: 5,745
Posted By Adjitater
I had to quit using my pump and cgms just from...

I had to quit using my pump and cgms just from the cost. It is by far the most costly form of treatment.
Forum: New Member Introductions 09-23-2012, 03:49
Replies: 10
Views: 1,539
Posted By Adjitater
Hypo-unawareness is areal thing. I have suffered...

Hypo-unawareness is areal thing. I have suffered from it for more than 12 years. Part of it is not that he can't feel it but that his brain is being starved and is totally unable to react to it. I...
Forum: New Member Introductions 09-23-2012, 03:34
Replies: 13
Views: 1,660
Posted By Adjitater
Hi I have been a type 1 for almost 41 years. ...

Hi I have been a type 1 for almost 41 years. Children are possible if you work closely with your endo. Most recommend using a pump while pregnant and maybe even a cgms. Good luck and welcome to the...
Forum: New Member Introductions 09-22-2012, 05:17
Replies: 12
Views: 1,388
Posted By Adjitater
You will run into trouble with hypos on a low...

You will run into trouble with hypos on a low carb but good luck
Forum: New Member Introductions 09-22-2012, 05:05
Replies: 12
Views: 1,388
Posted By Adjitater
You do not have to limit yourself to a low carb...

You do not have to limit yourself to a low carb diet unless you want to. Limiting your diet doesn't fix anything so I say eat and be happy.
Forum: New Member Introductions 09-22-2012, 04:53
Replies: 12
Views: 1,388
Posted By Adjitater
Oh contrary. Not all of us eat like carbs are the...

Oh contrary. Not all of us eat like carbs are the enemy. Welcome to the group. I have been dealing with type one for over 40 years now and have gone through the same things you have mentioned and a...
Forum: Diabetes 09-16-2012, 03:54
Replies: 6
Views: 6,114
Posted By Adjitater
In simple terms YES

In simple terms YES
Forum: Diabetes 09-15-2012, 18:50
Replies: 14
Views: 2,228
Posted By Adjitater
I will not get upset about this or pretend that I...

I will not get upset about this or pretend that I know or understand the laws in that town in northern Ireland.
Forum: Diabetes 09-13-2012, 00:38
Replies: 1
Views: 1,486
Posted By Adjitater
I will have to admit that if I had a choice of...

I will have to admit that if I had a choice of which insulin to run out of it would be my bolus insulin. You can get by on just your bolus if you want to inject some every 2 hours.
Forum: Diabetes 09-12-2012, 21:06
Replies: 14
Views: 2,228
Posted By Adjitater
Schools do not have a winning position on this...

Schools do not have a winning position on this subject. The are damned no matter which way they go. There is no way that I would expect someone else to be responsible for my care or administration of...
Forum: New Member Introductions 09-05-2012, 19:21
Replies: 2
Views: 993
Posted By Adjitater
Poor control is more likely to cause ED than...

Poor control is more likely to cause ED than infertility
Forum: Diabetes Medication and Supplies 09-05-2012, 18:43
Replies: 10
Views: 2,431
Posted By Adjitater
Yep it certainly helps to be independently...

Yep it certainly helps to be independently wealthy when you are taking insulin. It has never been cheap and has cost me almost $300,000 dollars in my life time just to stay alive. There are those...
Forum: Diabetes Symptoms 09-02-2012, 06:57
Replies: 18
Views: 2,822
Posted By Adjitater
I can tell you from personal experience that you...

I can tell you from personal experience that you really need to make a conscious effect to drink more and consume more than you think you should. The right state of mind is that you think you are...
Forum: Diabetes Symptoms 09-02-2012, 05:17
Replies: 18
Views: 2,822
Posted By Adjitater
It sounds like dehydration and loss of...

It sounds like dehydration and loss of electrolytes. In that kind of heat you need to drink at least one bottle every 30 minutes with every other bottle being Gatorade to replace the lost sodium and...
Forum: Diabetes 09-01-2012, 02:03
Replies: 13
Views: 2,873
Posted By Adjitater
Insulin is an anabolic hormone. What this means...

Insulin is an anabolic hormone. What this means is if your body doesn't need the glucose for muscle activity or brain power it will get stored in different forms. glycogen in your liver first and...
Forum: Diabetes 09-01-2012, 01:44
Replies: 17
Views: 2,024
Posted By Adjitater
Your meter will almost never match your CGM and...

Your meter will almost never match your CGM and that is be cause you measuring different body fluids. A CGM runs 20 to 30 minutes behind what your meter will read. The good part is that mine almost...
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 08-09-2012, 23:50
Replies: 14
Views: 2,044
Posted By Adjitater
It depends on how much you are taking. The more...

It depends on how much you are taking. The more you take the longer the needle should be to avoid burning and blowback when the needle is removed. I won't use anything shorter than 8mm for my lantus.
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 08-09-2012, 06:21
Replies: 14
Views: 2,044
Posted By Adjitater
Insulin won't eliminate the need for metformin...

Insulin won't eliminate the need for metformin but it will help with your numbers
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