I am a 59 year old T1D, who has been T1 for 56 years. I am extremely brittle but currently have no complications. My A1Cs have always been terrible, usually about 8.1.
I started on a Medtronics pump about 20 years ago, switched to the Omnipod about 3 years ago and switched again to MDI with 2...
have you ever been 186, and 20 minutes later your were 36 and in trouble?:confused:
How about 340 and one hour 58.:eek:
There is little or not control for the brittle diabetic. It is a roller coaster you fight with all your life. Guess who wins?
Anyone on this roller coaster?
I am 58 years old I have been dx type one for a little over 35 years.
I am a pumper. I am brittle, I have experienced, neuropathy, fatigue, loss of energy, renal failure, not on dialysis, yet, hypertension, related to kidney complications. I spent some time with ketoacidosis.