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Where can I find a diabetes camp in France?

July 25, 2019
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Despite an in-range blood sugar, my daughter fainted, then remained pale, even after eating ice cream. Why might this have happened?

July 25, 2019
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My young granddaughter has just been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes was hospitalized for three days. When I was at the hospital, the nurse would give my granddaughter her insulin two hours after she ate. Should I be giving her insulin after two hours? Someone told me you should give the insulin a half-hour after eating.

July 12, 2019
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My 23 year old daughter recently died of complications from type 1. I have insulin pump supplies that I would like to donate to another uninsured young adult that is in need. What do you suggest?

July 12, 2019
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Is there any way to make the Tandem T:lock connectors work with Cleo luer lock infusion sets? Has anyone successfully fought United Healthcare and gotten them to pay for a Tandem pump?

July 12, 2019
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I took my five-year-old to the doctor for frequent headaches, increased thirst, and clumsiness. She gave me a monitor and said to check his blood sugar and return later to discuss the findings because the facility we visited would not perform a glucose tolerance test on a young child. Can you give me more information?

June 10, 2019
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I neglected to give my son his Lantus last night, gave him repeated doses of long acting insulin for high blood sugars. What do I do about the missing Lantus dose? What happens if he does not get any Lantus?

April 25, 2019
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Where can I donate unused supplies, such as insulin?

April 15, 2019
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How do I apply for accommodations with the College Board for my granddaughter?

April 15, 2019
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Recently diagnosed, our daughter’s blood sugars remain over 250 mg/dl [13.9 mmol/L], eating 50 to 60 grams of carbohydrates with each meal. She likes to snack throughout the day. Can I give her six small meals/snacks throughout the day?

March 25, 2019
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