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Re: [IP] Re: Could this be possible????
> >BTW, I also ended up in the ER tonight I'm assuming as a result of the
> >exercise of swimming?!?!? What fun....in the sun! LOL
> I really don't think that is funny. If you are having that many visit to
> the ER due to lows, then I think you have problems, like way to many lows
> and maybe basels need adjusting or carb ratio.
> Type E 38 years, maybe 8 calls to the paramedics for lows, no ER visits for
> lows, no hospital stays due to diabetes.
> >- >>
>Some people are just "lucky" and can control their diabetes much more easily
I DO NOT consider myself lucky. I do feel fortunate that I have not been
in the hospital a lot due to diabetes related issues, but please trust me
controlling blood sugars with gastro is nearly impossible
sometimes. Getting out of a low can be really scary at times. I am
fortunate to have a wonderful husband who will give me a glucagon shot when
needed. Being on the pump has made things easier to control even with the
> I got quite sick of doctors implying that we needed to change
>something we were doing or not doing and that would simply improve Claire's
I couldn't agree with you more, yet I do believe with the pump it is MUCH
easier to make those adjustments and not have nearly the lows and nearly
the highs vs without the pump.
>They would not admit that NPH is so variable and that some can just
>control things with much less problem. Everyone on this site should know
>that by now, however.
I think those of us that were on NPH would concur 100%, yet that is
probably one of the reasons we are on pumps now or trying to be.
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