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Re: [IP] How to answer a Q?



If I was always 140 two hours after eating, I'd be dancing in the street.


On Sat, Jan 11, 2014 at 3:41 PM, Liliana Wells <email @ redacted> wrote:

> I once told a dermatologist that BG was 140 less than two from eating.  She
> was very upset and told me I had to see an endocrinologist as soon as
> possible.  Little does she realize that's pretty good for a Type I.  I
> think other specialists than endocrinology don't learn much in other areas
> of health care.
>
>
> On Sat, Jan 11, 2014 at 12:08 PM, Jan H <email @ redacted> wrote:
>
> > I often have medical personnel ask how my BG usually runs. I answer with
> > my A1c and they say, no what does a test usually run? Yesterday the nurse
> > said, "Don't you test?" I said, "I do 6-14 x a day. My A1c is 5.7"  I
> have
> > had T-1 63 years.
> >
> > She was getting upset with me. I said, "Let's talk about C'mas day - I
> was
> > 60, 63, -  -  - and 482. I had started a new med a couple of days prior
> and
> > think it was affecting me - at a prescribed 1/2 dose. I had to drop it
> > after 10 days due to 15 diff symptoms.
> >
> > So, my Q for T-1s, how do you answer what your tests usually run???
> >
> > Jan & Muskers- T-1, 11/5/50, pumping 8/23/83, Dialyzing 7/8/02
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