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Hyperglycemia and DKA

I was diagnosed with Grave’s disease three years ago and have had high blood sugars for a year. My doctor says the highs will go away when my Grave’s is stabilized. How can I bring down my blood sugars?

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Now 12, my daughter is having high blood sugars. Is this related to puberty? Would a hormone/thyroid blood test confirm it’s puberty? Would it help us control her blood sugars?

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My son has been running very high over the last month. Every time we increase his insulin, his blood sugar goes up. Could his liver be overproducing glucose? What do you think is going on?

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Why doesn’t someone do a study about teenage girls and DKA during their monthly cycles? Even when I monitor my daughter, she still goes into DKA.

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My elderly mother has type 2. NovoRapid and detemir caused sudden glucose changes so she was put on Actrapid and detemir. Her post meal readings are still high, especially breakfast. Are we doing something wrong? Why is she so high after breakfast?

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How much do high blood sugars affect cognitive ability?

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Since a severe low, my teen daughter has been letting her blood sugars run high. She’s afraid and in a rut from which she cannot pull herself. What should we do? How long can one wait to eat after taking a shot of NovoLog?

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Although my daughter tested negative for MODY 3 and MODY 5, she still has some elevated blood sugars. She is high 15 minutes to an hour after a meal, but her blood sugar returns to normal in a couple of hours. Is this something to be worried about?

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I had to take my daughter to the ER with flu-like symptoms and ketones. She is now home and has moderate ketones. How do I get rid of them without another ER visit?

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I am low at night, then high in the morning. What should I do? I am on a pump.

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