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Diabetes Health Type 1: Nervous Fiancé

Dear Diabetes Health, I’m 26 years old and engaged to a woman I’ve known since college.  We live together, love each other, and have good sex, but now I’m having doubts. A year ago, she was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. She started taking insulin, and it has been rough. Four times now she has … Continue reading Diabetes Health Type 1: Nervous Fiancé

AskNadia: Accidentally Injected 50 Units of NovoLog Insulin Instead of Lantus

Dear Nadia: I was going to watch a little TV before going to sleep I was wanting to wait up on my husband to get home from work. I grabbed my Lantus and took it in to the bedroom so I wouldn’t forget to take it before falling asleep. After getting all comfy in bed … Continue reading AskNadia: Accidentally Injected 50 Units of NovoLog Insulin Instead of Lantus

AskNadia: Which Diabetes Tests Should I Order

Dear Nadia, I am pre-diabetic, or  I was. My A1c has been in the normal range for about a year now. However, for the last two months, I have been suffering from hypoglycemia. The first few times my numbers were in the 50s and 60s, but when I treated it tonight, it was 49. I … Continue reading AskNadia: Which Diabetes Tests Should I Order

Diabetes Health in the News: Wearable Sensors May Reduce Hypoglycemia

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/DH-Nov-2nd_-2016_Podcast-5_38_38-PM.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSClick here to listen to today’s Diabetes Health in the News Podcast! Hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar, can be extremely dangerous for people ving with diabetes. In severe cases, insulin shock may occur, and the result may be unconsciousness or seizures. Fortunately, a … Continue reading Diabetes Health in the News: Wearable Sensors May Reduce Hypoglycemia