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Really delayed sugar spike.

Diabetes Today, 10:34 PM
   Let me give you my most recent experience:   Yesterday I was at my uncle's, and had dinner at about 3:30. Dinner was lasagna, rolls, and brownies. I know. Really bad combo. Practically asking for a high. But anyways, I get home at about 9:00, and, wow, my sugar is 80! Very surpr...
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Looking for empty, glass, insulin vials...

Introductions and Announcements Today, 06:36 PM
Hi everyone. My partner is a type 1 diabetic. He isn't doing well and I would like to do something big to contribute to the diabetic community. Specifically, I would like to create an art installation using empty insulin bottles. This will be donated to raise money for diabetic research. I will n...
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Newly Diagnosed with interesting question

Introductions and Announcements Today, 06:27 PM
God evening! My daughter Olivia was diagnosed with type1 diabetes in mid June.  She is 15 years old.   We were on vacation in Disneyworld when she started feeling extremely sick, lethargic, tired, thirsty. She seemed to lose 10 pounds right before our eyes and she is a tall thin young g...
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Omnipod and Freestyle Lite Test Strips

Monitoring Today, 05:36 PM
For an unknown reason, my Omnipod fritzed out the other day and I was forced to make an emergency purchase of a new meter; I should add that I only use the Omnipod as a meter these days, as I no longer wear a pump. I was away from home and had plenty of every other supply I could think of in bulk...
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Americans aren't eating their Wheaties

Chit Chat Today, 04:16 PM
Who can afford a box of Cereal for at least 5.00 or more and also get less size for your money. Cereal sales at the some of the nation's largest food manufacturers have gone stale lately as consumers' appetites shift toward healthier breakfast options.In its quarterly earnings presentation W...
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