I'm in 36th year of pumping (hit 37 first week of June) [and completed 20 years of CGM two weeks ago]
Hitting my "change pump date" and of summer and starting to look at my (now seemingly limited) options.
Wondering if people using the Medtronics 670G like it (I've heard strong words on all...
I've been a type 1 diabetic for 55 years.
I started using a pump (AutoSyringe AS*6) almost 36 years ago. My first pump had ONE preset basal rate which the user "set" to his personal SINGLE basal rate by diluting the insulin with a diluent (which had to be same one used by Lilly to dilute the...
I'm a long term type 1 diabetic (55 years).
I was diagnosed at two years old in Nov. '61
I've been using an insulin pump almost 36 years and a CGMS device for 20 years
I'm currently using the original tSlim pump, the Dexcom CGMS and the Accu-Check Aviva meter
I am curious if anyone knows any private insurances companies in Canada that are assisting or providing reimbursement for continuous glucose monitors? I have been unlucky in my search so far and really would appreciate any help.
My last A1C was 6.2, and many of my readings are good, but I still get highs and lows everyday. Thankfully, I don’t have severe lows without noticing. I spoke to my doctor about going on a CGM, and she said that she wouldn’t strongly recommend it because 1) I am not a risk patient for extreme...
Hi, my name is Nan and I am a newbie here on the forums.
I have had diabetes since my 2nd pregnancy.. that was just gestational diabetes, then it came back with my 4th pregnancy and never went away.
Due to my weight issues and bad health my doctors decided a gastric bypass was the best answer...