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Hyperglycemia and DKA

My daughter has headaches similar to what she feels when her blood sugar drops. Are they diabetes-related? Should she see the endocrinologist or pediatrician? How can we avoid the highs after sports? She is low a few hours later.

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For one week every month, my son has elevated blood sugars. He does not change his diet, exercise or insulin. What could be causing this?

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In a year long coma, my son developed diabetes. His blood sugars have remained elevated since the doctors decreased his desmopressin. If they decrease his feedings and increase his desmopression, won’t it help lower his blood sugars?

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My dad has had type 1 for almost 50 years. Can he have neurological damage from a recent hypoglycemic seizure? Can his memory loss be related to the four episodes of DKA he had in the last year?

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My blood sugars are running higher and I don’t know why. They’re high even when I increase my insulin. What could be going on?

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My teen son disconnects his pump for football practice and is always HIGH. He injects NovoLog to correct his blood sugar. How does he replace the missing basal insulin? What is your opinion of the Un-Tethered Regimen?

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My blood sugar is elevated, even after exercise and eating right. Could there be a problem with my meter?

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I am 22 and take Amaryl and Avandamet. Despite exercise and healthy eating habits, I still have high blood sugars. Will insulin help me? Or, is there something else going on?

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Although my niece has been running high with ketones and a “slight” infection, the doctor is not giving her antibiotics. Why is this?

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Using my mom’s meter, my daughter had an elevated blood sugar. At the doctor’s, her blood sugar was normal. Can someone’s blood sugar shoot up, then fall before a doctor can catch it?

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