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Re: [IP] Birth control options
I hadf a difficult time with standard birth control pills as they did
affect my BG level and on the days where I took a placebo control became
difficult. The advantage being that as long as I remembered the pill
EVERY day, at least I knew when my BG would be out of control. I now
use depo-provera. right after the shot I sometimes have about two days
of grief with BG, but overall, I find that it helps to actually
stabilize my BG levels throughout the month. I find that every three
months is alot easier to remember than the pill and far more
convenient. It also seems to help eliminate my PMS. YMMV.
Teresa Lewis wrote:
> Hi gang! I've been reading all the interesting topics for the past couple
> of weeks and I would like to have some suggestions on the topic of birth
> control pills. Is there anyone out there exercising this option or
> possibly the deepo-provera shots?
> Also I'm experiencing almost constant pain in my left shoulder and in my
> left arm between the shoulder and elbow especially when I move it suddenly.
> It also appears that my mobility has become somewhat limited. Any ideas?
> Teresa Lewis
> Staff Assistant to Drs. Archer & Manaligod
> Div. of Otolaryngology-HNS
> Room C-236, UKMC
> Lexington, KY 40536-0084
> Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/
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