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My daughter has pimples or keloids near her infusion sites. Moving the sites has helped. Is this an allergy or staph infection? Have you seen this before?

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Given my son’s diagnosis with type 1 and autoimmune disorders I have had, should I be monitoring my younger daughter somehow? Is there a link between the fatty acid of the liver I had during my last pregnancy and autoimmune disorders?

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My daughter, who’s had type 1 for three years, has had about one “fit” a month since May 2007. Could these be diabetes related or epilepsy?

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We are finding that effectiveness of glargine diminishes within the month after first using the vial. Why is this?

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Can the blood work for testing the thyroid and cholesterol be tested using the fingerstick blood test or must it be done with the venous blood work?

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When hospitalized for a lung transplant, my dad was given insulin, but was told to use diet at home. His blood sugars remain high. How dangerous is it for him to continue to have highs?

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My sister and her ex-fiance are battling for custody of their son, who has type 1. An assessor said only one parent should have custody because of the child’s health. What do you think of this?

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For a child with type 1 diabetes, what is a typical doctor’s appointment like?

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My sister allows her son to eat a lot of junk food and doesn’t worry that he will get diabetes because “only overweight children get it.” Is this true?

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An hour after having two shots of rum, my friend, who has uncontrolled type 2, had an accident and her blood alcohol level was 0.26. Could her uncontrolled diabetes have contributed to the high blood alcohol level?

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