dLife Daily Tips

Practice makes near perfect at bedtime

Read More
A prominent endocrinologist has called for a dramatic change in drug treatment standards for type 2 diabetes - metformin, TZDs, and Byetta right from diagnosis. Would you be willing to take three medications if it would improve your control?
Yes, anything for my health.
Yes, if it is affordable for me.
Yes, but only if the ADA endorses it.
No, I'm happy with my current level of control.
No, I'm not willing to take an injectable drug (i.e., Byetta).
I'm not sure.

76 Views 0 comments
by Carey Potash
Charlie’s 12-year anniversary with type 1 just passed and I still know nothing about this diabetes and why it hates us so much. As if to remind us that it was its anniversary, diabetes unleashed hell on Friday. Charlie was stranded well over 400 for hours and even tipped the scale at 580. Susanne pulled Charlie out of school and started what became a wartime exercise in futility. It was one of the worst blood sugar days we’ve had in years. ...