I am a type 2 diabetic. My meds are Jardiance, metformin, and Victoza. My breakfast is two pieces of whole wheat toast with sugar-reduced jam, and oatmeal with brown sugar. I think the brown sugar makes my blood sugar spike …
If you frequent my site, then health is on the top of your list. Like me, you could be looking for inspiration or tips on how to manage your blood sugars, lose weight, fit exercise in or reach your A1c …
My fasting blood sugar is 120. After 30 minutes of playing hockey, it rises to 250. I am 52 years old. Should I continue playing hockey or not? Which exercise should I do to reduce my blood sugar …
“I was just diagnosed with type 1 diabetes and was wondering if I should be tested for celiac disease?
It estimated that 1% of the population has celiac disease. If you have Type 1 diabetes, …
I was traveling in Italy and the question came up as to when my NovoLog and Levemir insulin pens expire. Technically when does insulin goes bad?
San Anslemo CA
All the insulin companies state that insulin expires …
Is there any promising research for curing type 1 diabetes? Seven years in our family. Any hope?
Yes, there is hope—a considerable amount of it, thanks to research focusing on ways to “tell” …
Do opioids (painkillers) have a definite effect on people with type 2 diabetes? I’ve read that it makes you fall off the healthy wagon of eating right. But do the pills directly affect the effectiveness of insulin to control …
Is the new inhalable insulin for people with type1 or type 2 diabetes?
The new Afrezza insulin is for people living with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.
It’s a powdered insulin that …
I am struggling with type 2 diabetes and a high A1C.
P.S. I appreciate all that you share with us.
Managing Type 2 diabetes can be an overwhelming task. If you are struggling with …
My son was diagnosed with T1 when he was eight years old. He has been living in Saudi Arabia and getting excellent medical care from the time of his diagnosis. He started using an insulin pump at the …