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The deadline to sign up for health insurance is approaching this month. If you signed up for new health insurance, has it been a good thing for you?
I signed up and so far so good!
8%
I signed up and so far this has been anything but good for me.
2%
I had insurance already and lost it due to the Affordable Care Act. The alternative is worse than what I had.
5%
The Affordable Care Act improved what I already had.
5%
I signed up, but I haven't had a chance to determine if it's a good thing or not.
0%
Too soon to say. I am in the middle of signing up.
0%
I'm already covered. Don't need this program.
64%
I'm not covered, but I'm not planning to sign up for ACA.
4%
I haven't signed up yet, but I will.
1%
Other
6%
Total votes are 175
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by Nicole Purcell
This past weekend was a whole lot of diabetes weird. I've finally gotten into a good rhythm with my Lantus rate - settling in with a 70-30 nighttime-morning split of the total dose. My bolus dosing seems to be pretty much on the money too. I'm avoiding huge swings... Though lows are creeping up more often, I think because summer traditionally is a lower basal rate time, owing to warmer weather, increased activity and sweat, as we get closer to the warmer days I just need less insulin in the...