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  • DIABETES MINE  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2013
    [Hypoglycemia] Diabetes Data, Strapped to Your Wrist!
    Like the rest of the D-community, we’ve been dreaming for a long time about a hands-free way to observe what’s happening with our blood sugars — either non-invasively, without having to even prick our skin, or at least with some… The post Diabetes Data, Strapped to Your Wrist! appeared first on DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] Police Training on Diabetes: Dwindling, If Anything
    Topics touching diabetes never go away, but many of them seem to get sidelined at times. We often ask ourselves, “Whatever happened to…?”
  • SARA KNICKS  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 28, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] Helping Hurricane Harvey Victims With Diabetes
    General American Diabetes Association (ADA) charity diabetes supplies disaster relief insulin insulin for life JDRF low blood glucose/sugar (hypoglycemia We are all watching in horror as the flood levels rise in the Houston area following Hurricane Harvey, which has affected both Texas and Louisiana. Many of us are wondering what we can do to help those who are affected, especially for those living with diabetes who may have a finite supply of or limited […].
  • DIABETES IN CONTROL  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 6, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] Low Detection Rates Prevent Proper Treatment of Hypoglycemia in Young Children
    Only 32% of hypoglycemic events were detected by parents or caregivers, despite glucose being self-monitored 10 times per day
  • SCIENCE DAILY  |  MONDAY, JUNE 25, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] Elderly diabetics have fewer bouts of hypoglycemia at night with new insulin
    A new variety of long-lasting insulin, called insulin degludec, lowers the risk of nighttime low blood sugar in elderly diabetic adults compared with insulin glargine, a systematic review of diabetes studies has found
  • DIABETES MINE  |  MONDAY, APRIL 22, 2013
    [Hypoglycemia] The World’s Funnest Clinical Trial (Artificial Pancreas!)
    Artificial Pancreas Clinical Studies Diabetes Research Featured Life with Diabetes Afrezza Artificial Pancreas Project blood tests cgm continuous glucose monitor continuous glucose monitoring Dexcom G4 diabetes diabetes devices diabetes research diabetes Santa Barbara diabetic DiaPort Dr. Howard Zisser drawing blood Howard Zisser hypoglycemia inhaled insulin insulin insulin pumps IV drip JDRF JDRF Artificial Pancreas living with diabetes Lois Janovic diabetes MannKind Corp.
  • INSULIN NATION  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] Playing Sports Without D-Mom Supervision?
    Hypoglycemia When you’re parenting a child with Type 1 diabetes, there’s always the question of how hands-on you should be in your child’s life. Every parent must decide for themselves how best to handle this. Is it best to be there for your child when they are doing extracurricular activities or teach your child to care for themselves in those situations? Below we share one mom’s approach to keeping her daughter healthy during sports.
  • DIABETES IN CONTROL  |  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] Hypoglycemia Increased Risks for CV Events, Death in Diabetic Patients on Insulin
    Increased risk seen in both type 1 and type 2 diabetes patients treated with insulin
  • DIABETES MINE  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] T2 Diabetes “Pee Drug” Useful for Type 1 Too?
    A little pee could go a long way in helping type 1s get their blood sugars in line. At least that’s what researchers think about the new class of drugs known as SGLT-2 inhibitors, which are designed for use in… The post T2 Diabetes “Pee Drug” Useful for Type 1 Too? appeared first on DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog.
  • TO BE SUGARFREE  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] Luck Be a Lady « A Consequence of Hypoglycemia.
    Skip to content A Consequence of Hypoglycemia. What good is an incurable disease if you can’t share it with the rest of the world. Home About Origin Story Blogroll Luck Be a Lady January 12, 2011 tags: @ladyluck34 , Gamertag Radio , Just Talking , Podcasts by Christopher Episode 65 is marked by a spectacular conversation with Mandy, or as she is known in her co-hosting role on Gamertag Radio: Ladyluck34.
  • INSULIN NATION  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2016
    [Hypoglycemia] The Aftermath of a Fatal Diabetes-Related Accident
    Hypoglycemia TreatmentPennsylvania is a state that has a tough “driving while diabetic” law. All first-time driver’s license applicants in the state must answer a series of questions designed to uncover any compromised ability to safely operate a vehicle. Also, physicians, emergency personnel, and law enforcement officers are required to report to the state any disabling condition which might affect a license holder’s ability to drive.
  • ANNETICS  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 15, 2009
    [Hypoglycemia] Hypoglycemia or Coyote?
    Wednesday, July 15, 2009 Hypoglycemia or Coyote? Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Google Buzz Labels: cycling , diabetes , hypoglycemia , triabetes 1 comments: LindaF said. My Triabuddy Elisa ► October (1) Blood Sugar Wrangling ► September (2) Help Put Triabetes in Lights Race Report: Lotoja 2009 ► August (1) Back to Triathlon ▼ July (2) Death Ride Report 2009 Hypoglycemia or Coyote?
  • SCIENCE DAILY  |  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] Automatic suspension of insulin delivery via insulin pumps reduces hypoglycemia
    An automated on/off feature built into insulin pump systems can suspend insulin delivery when it detects low blood glucose levels (via continuous glucose monitoring), significantly reducing the severity and duration of hypoglycemia in individuals with Type 1 diabetes, according to a new study
  • JOSLIN DIABETES CENTER  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] Exercise in People with Type 1 Diabetes
    The reason there isn’t always a positive impact on A1C has to do with the ever present risk of hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia whenever a person with type 1 diabetes exercises. If production of glucose by the liver cannot keep up with demand, hypoglycemia occurs. These physiological changes mean that exercise-induced hypoglycemia can be a problem for more than 24 hours post exercise. Both hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia make exercise challenging for people with diabetes.
  • JOSLIN DIABETES CENTER  |  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2015
    [Hypoglycemia] Toasting the Holidays: Can Alcohol and Diabetes mix?
    This leads to too much insulin acting on too little glucose—better known as hypoglycemia. The risk for hypoglycemia continues for many hours after the last drink. Healthy Eating Holidays alcohol blood sugar holidays hypoglycemiaB y Amanda Kirpitch, MA, RD, CDE, LDN. This story was originally posted on December 14, 2011. . The holiday season is in full swing! And with all the delicious food choices comes plenty of tempting alcoholic treats, as well.
  • JOSLIN DIABETES CENTER  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] A False Sense of Hypoglycemia
    Hypoglycemia is defined as a blood glucose level below 70mg/dl. Symptoms of hypoglycemia are individual, but may include extreme hunger, nervousness, excessive perspiration, rapid heartbeat (tachycardia), headache, fatigue, mood changes, blurred vision and difficulty concentration and completing mental tasks. People who take insulin or some oral medications that cause the pancreas to produce insulin are usually prone to episodes of hypoglycemia.
  • INSULIN NATION  |  FRIDAY, MARCH 27, 2015
    [Hypoglycemia] Texting a Low
    Many people with diabetes find it embarrassing to experience a low in public, and some choose not to tell those around them that hypoglycemia is even a possibility. While medical privacy is an individual choice, we argue in this short that it can be helpful to let others around you know what to do if a low strikes: Hypoglycemia awareness is a good thing for people with diabetes to have. Hypoglycemia Treatment
  • DIABETES MINE  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] Saying ‘Ha!’ and Going ‘G’ to Spread Hypoglycemia Awareness
    Hypoglycemia isn’t a laughing matter for those of us with diabetes, but a new awareness campaign is trying to put the “Ha!” as in the new org named Hypoglycemia Awareness. ’ and Going ‘G’ to Spread Hypoglycemia Awareness appeared first on DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog. ” into low blood sugar recognition and treatment. The five-month-old… The post Saying ‘Ha!’
  • SARA KNICKS  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] How Your Diabetes Care May Look Like in the Future
    Life with Diabetes News Treatments Type 1 Diabetes Type 2 Diabetes A1c CGM data diabetes technology digital health exercise insulin low blood glucose/sugar (hypoglycemia) Novo Nordisk predictionsDigital health companies out there are working to tap into the huge market that is people with diabetes by serving the patient’s needs using technology.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] A Little Madness Over College Basketball and Diabetes
    The Madness of March is here, once again! It’s the time of year when college basketball fever consumes the world and businesses lose countless hours of employee productivity thanks to bracketology and all forms of NCAA fan activity. I’m a… The post A Little Madness Over College Basketball and Diabetes appeared first on DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] Glucose Meter Accuracy Payer’s Meeting (Sort of)
    On Nov. 5 in a hotel just outside Washington, DC, about 75 people gathered to discuss the future of the Diabetes Technology Society’s (DTS) proposed post-market quality surveillance program for glucose meters. You may remember that DTS Director Dr. David… The post Glucose Meter Accuracy Payer’s Meeting (Sort of) appeared first on DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2013
    [Hypoglycemia] Experimenting with That Paleo (Caveman) Diet — with Diabetes
    For the month of January, I gave up eating all grains, dairy, artificial sweeteners, natural sweeteners (except fruit), and legumes. Did I discover that I have some kind of crazy gluten/lactose/stevia intolerance? Nope. I went Paleo.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] Oneida Medical Jewelry to Love (with Giveaway!)
    If you’re like me, hypoglycemia makes you paranoid. Not just in the moment it happens, but for weeks and months after a significant low I just feel scared — that it might hit me again at some unexpected moment out… The post Oneida Medical Jewelry to Love (with Giveaway!) appeared first on DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] In Sickness and In… Case of Violent, Irrational Lows
    So, I beat my wife. Seriously. I’ve resorted to spousal abuse twice in the past few years and I can’t guarantee it won’t happen again. OK, hold on.
  • SCOTT'S WEB LOG  |  TUESDAY, MAY 8, 2007
    [Hypoglycemia] Making Light of Hypoglycemia
    While acute episodes of hypoglycemia can impair thinking and can even be life-threatening, type 1 diabetes patients do not have to worry that such episodes will impair their long-term abilities to perceive, reason and remember." To paraphrase, "There's little need to worry about hypoglycemia, as it does no long-term brain damage. Less anyone overlook it, the DCCT reported that the incidence of severe hypoglycemia increased threefold in intensively treated patients.
  • SCOTT'S WEB LOG  |  TUESDAY, MAY 8, 2007
    [Hypoglycemia] Making Light of Hypoglycemia
    While acute episodes of hypoglycemia can impair thinking and can even be life-threatening, type 1 diabetes patients do not have to worry that such episodes will impair their long-term abilities to perceive, reason and remember." To paraphrase, "There's little need to worry about hypoglycemia, as it does no long-term brain damage. Less anyone overlook it, the DCCT reported that the incidence of severe hypoglycemia increased threefold in intensively treated patients.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 28, 2013
    [Hypoglycemia] Artificial Pancreas ‘Security System’ Could Be a Life-Saver
    At the AADE 2013 Conference in Philly, I was thrilled to meet Molly McElwee Malloy, a CDE and clinical nurse trial coordinator at the Center for Diabetes Technology at the University of Virginia School Of Medicine. She’s a type 1… The post Artificial Pancreas ‘Security System’ Could Be a Life-Saver appeared first on DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 27, 2013
    [Hypoglycemia] Diabetes Care in the Hospital: It Ain’t Pretty
    Two ER visits within two days, thanks to a severe low blood sugar and then non-budging high blood sugars. Both are enough to make anyone with diabetes cringe. But then there’s the fact that these experiences themselves highlighted how the… The post Diabetes Care in the Hospital: It Ain’t Pretty appeared first on DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog.
  • BLOGGING DIABETES  |  FRIDAY, JANUARY 23, 2009
    [Hypoglycemia] Treating Low Blood Sugar [Hypoglycemia]
    Treating Low Blood Sugar [Hypoglycemia] is a post from: Blogging Diabetes. I think many diabetics would agree that having a low blood sugar is one of the worst feelings. Personally, I truly fear the lows that start around 40-50 mg/dL. When I start to get shaky and slur my speech, I almost start to panic. In an upcoming post, I will share the story of my lowest low – 23. Running a little high doesn’t even come close to comparing to running low.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  SUNDAY, MARCH 18, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] Sunday Funnies: “I Wish…”
    … Fun Stuff Life with Diabetes Sunday Funnies diabetes and food diabetes art diabetes cartoon diabetes cartoons diabetes comics diabetes community diabetes humor diabetic DOC hypoglycemia hypoglycemia reaction hypoglycemia symptoms Jerry King Kim Vlasnik LOL diabetes low blood sugar Mike Lawson PWDs Theresa Garnero type 1 diabetes Type 2 diabetesTalk about “patient-centered design.”
  • JOSLIN DIABETES CENTER  |  FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2013
    [Hypoglycemia] Hypoglycemia Unawareness: What You Should Know
    Joslin offers Blood Glucose Awareness Training to help those with hypoglycemia unawareness. All people with type 1 and some people with type 2 diabetes will experience an episode of hypoglycemia (low blood glucose) sometime during the course of their disease. In addition, repeated episodes of hypoglycemia can also blunt these symptoms and increase the risk for more hypoglycemia. To do this it is crucial to avoid episodes of hypoglycemia for several weeks.
  • INSULIN NATION  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25, 2015
    [Hypoglycemia] Explaining Blood Sugar Swings to the Uninitiated
    Hypoglycemia Treatment Integrated Diabetes Services (IDS) provides detailed advice and coaching on diabetes management from certified diabetes educators and dieticians. Insulin Nation hosts a regular Q&A column from IDS that answers questions submitted from the Type 1 diabetes community. Q: My 4-year-old was diagnosed with Type 1 a little over a month ago. I am just curious about what it physically feels like for her to experience highs and lows. Does it hurt?
  • SARA KNICKS  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 29, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] Anthem Deems the Artificial Pancreas “Investigational” & Won’t Cover It
    Technology Treatments Type 1 Diabetes A1c closed-loop system devices exercise health insurance insulin insulin pumps JDRF low blood glucose/sugar (hypoglycemia) Medtronic Minimed 670G U.S. The diabetes community was excited by the recent FDA approval of what some are calling “a breakthrough in diabetes management.” Now that the Medtronic MiniMed 670G closed hybrid loop insulin pump and sensor system has started to ship to early adopters however, many are unhappy.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 1, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] Planning for Diabetes on My Wedding Day
    Personal Stories diabetes and wedding diabetes emergencies diabetes planning diabetes supplies and wedding hypoglycemia and wedding insulin pump insulin pump and wedding dress insulin pump cases Lantus Lantus and wedding type 1 diabetes wedding planningIn four extraordinarily short months, I will be getting married to my best friend. That means there is a heck of a lot of planning going on these days. Which flowers should we get? Should the second entree be fish or vegetarian?
  • SARA KNICKS  |  SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] Hypoglycemia and DKA in Children Using Insulin Pumps VS Syringes
    Scientists asked the question, “Are the rates of severe hypoglycemia and diabetic ketoacidosis lower with insulin pump therapy than with insulin injection therapy in young patients with type 1 diabetes?” News Technology Treatments Type 1 Diabetes A1c children with diabetes insulin insulin pumps low blood glucose/sugar (hypoglycemia) multiple daily injections (MDI) type 1 diabetes study
  • DIABETES IN CONTROL  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 2013
    [Hypoglycemia] Artificial Pancreas Beats Insulin Pump
    Artificial pancreas reduces nighttime hypoglycemia and improves control compared to an insulin pump
  • DIABETES IN CONTROL  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 19, 2015
    [Hypoglycemia] TECOS Trial: No CVD Risks or Heart Failure with Sitagliptin in High-Risk Diabetic Patients
    No significant difference in incidence of infections, cancer, renal failure, or severe hypoglycemia
  • LUKE'S DAY  |  SATURDAY, AUGUST 6, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] Tell the FDA: we need pumps that suspend during hypoglycemia!
    Bennett (Your Diabetes May Vary) just posted that the FDA is taking comments on whether to allow pumps to suspend insulin delivery when blood sugar is low. Um, let me think… Hell, yes!!! Repeat after me: Dear FDA… is GREAT, but in case you just want the quick and dirty, here it is: Proposed FDA guidance they’re seeking comment on [.]. Uncategorized artificial pancreas FDA JDRF politics
  • DIABETES MINE  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 30, 2013
    [Hypoglycemia] Around the Diabetes Blogosphere: August 2013 Edition
    hypoglycemia life with diabetes living with diabetes overnight glucose monitoring overnight hypoglycemia overnight hypos patient online community PWDs Strip Safely diabetes StripSafely type 1 diabetes Type 2 diabetes We’re winding down another summer (bummer!) and making way for Fall.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2013
    [Hypoglycemia] Sniffing Out the D-Alert Dog Experience
    Diabetes alert dogs can be an emotional topic, as many PWDs (people with diabetes) are passionate about the need and trust these pups’ senses even though the research community hasn’t yet pinpointed the exact science behind these alerts. Thankfully that’s… The post Sniffing Out the D-Alert Dog Experience appeared first on DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog.
  • JOSLIN DIABETES CENTER  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] Hypoglycemia or Low Blood Sugar: What Causes It?
    by Nora Saul, M.S, L.D.N., C.D.E. Low blood sugar occurs when there is too much insulin for the amount of glucose in the blood stream. This can happen if someone takes insulin or oral hypoglycemic agents and doesn’t eat … Continue reading →
  • INSULIN NATION  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8, 2015
    [Hypoglycemia] EMTs Learn Not All Lows are The Same
    Too often, EMTs and other first responders fail to recognize that not all bouts of hypoglycemia are the same. Some health care systems are taking steps to better equip EMTs to recognize and treat the varying degrees of hypoglycemia in emergency situations, according to a recent Medscape report. Hypoglycemia Treatment Quick Hit.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 15, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] From “Dada” to “Father of the Bride”
    Although we all either have our own D-dads or are a D-dad, many of us consider Jeff Hitchcock to be an honorary member of the family.
  • DIABETES HEALTH  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] Hypoglycemia in Type 2 Diabetes
    Hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar, is commonly perceived as a concern for people with type 1, not type 2, diabetes. Recent research suggests that many of these patients are unaware of the risks and symptoms of hypoglycemia However, hypos are a potential risk for anyone using insulin, and approximately 50 percent of people with type 2 diabetes are insulin-dependent.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] Low Blood Sugar: Describing the Indescribable
    I need to… Complications Insulin & Food Life with Diabetes blood glucose blood sugar cgm diabetes awareness diabetes management diabetic hypoglycemia insulin insulin pump insulin shock low blood sugar type 1 diabetesI was settled contentedly on the carpet of my 12-year-old daughter’s room the other night in my fuzzy pink bathrobe, quizzing her for a big upcoming social studies exam, when it hit: that feeling. “I feel weird.
  • JOSLIN DIABETES CENTER  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 30, 2013
    [Hypoglycemia] Ordering Your Exercise to Avoid Hypoglycemia?
    Doing resistance exercise before cardio may help reduce hypoglycemia. While exercise is a major factor in managing diabetes, people with type 1 diabetes are at risk for hypoglycemia during and after exercise. The findings suggest that type 1 diabetes patients may be able to prevent the risk of hypoglycemia by strength training before doing aerobic exercises. Blood Glucose | Blood Sugar Diabetes concerns Diabetes exercise hypoglycemia lows during exercise research
  • DIABETES MINE  |  SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] Sunday Funnies: You Are What You… Oooh
  • TOPIX  |  SUNDAY, JUNE 4, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] Defective counterregulation and hypoglycemia unawareness in diabetes:
    For people with diabetes, hypoglycemia remains the limiting factor in achieving glycemic control To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] Islet Transplantation: On the Verge of Mainstream?
    As someone who’s been doing islet cell transplants for 20-plus years now, Dr. Jose Oberholzer in Chicago wonders why more people with diabetes don’t know about the procedure as an option. Sure, it’s not mainstream right now, but the Illinois… The post Islet Transplantation: On the Verge of Mainstream? appeared first on DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  SATURDAY, APRIL 12, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] Ask D’Mine: When is Poor Diabetes Control a Crime?
    Driving the long and bumpy road of life with diabetes can be challenging in so many ways, including what happens behind the wheel of an automobile. That’s the focus of today’s special edition of our weekly advice column, Ask D’Mine,… The post Ask D’Mine: When is Poor Diabetes Control a Crime? appeared first on DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog.
  • SARA KNICKS  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] Diabetes & Alcohol: What You Need to Know
    Life with Diabetes Type 1 Diabetes Type 2 Diabetes alcohol American Diabetes Association (ADA) blood glucose/sugar drinking glucagon infographic low blood glucose/sugar (hypoglycemia) low-carb dietAlcohol should be avoided at all costs by diabetics and should be added to the list of forbidden things people with diabetes can’t have including sugar, pizza, thoughts about carbs, cake, and fun.
  • SARA KNICKS  |  THURSDAY, JULY 20, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] How to Snack Smart at Bedtime
    Food Life with Diabetes Type 1 Diabetes Type 2 Diabetes Weight Management blood glucose/sugar management dawn phenomenon exercise insulin low blood glucose/sugar (hypoglycemia) snacks somogyi effect weight gain“I’m hungry,” I said to my husband. He sighed then asked what I needed to eat. We had just crawled into bed when my stomach grumbled. He was used to this because it happens to me often.
  • JOSLIN DIABETES CENTER  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] On the Road with Diabetes: Yield to Hypoglycemia
    People with diabetes have to keep driving skills from becoming impeded by the possibility of hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar. People who take some oral medications and/or insulin are at risk for developing hypoglycemia. Each state determines its own rules, with some states placing restrictions on people who experience significant episodes of hypoglycemia. Questionnaires should focus on the following history: Loss of consciousness due to hypoglycemia.
  • INSULIN NATION  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] When My Child’s BG Hit 20
    While Zayd has never passed out from hypoglycemia, his sugar levels frequently drop. I became really concerned when I started looking up tips on how to manage frequent bouts of mild hypoglycemia in kids. With more frequent episodes, the body learns to ignore the initial indicators of hypoglycemia and may not show any symptoms until severe hypoglycemia hits. Hypoglycemia Treatment
  • TO BE SUGARFREE  |  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2010
    [Hypoglycemia] Forgotten « A Consequence of Hypoglycemia.
    Skip to content A Consequence of Hypoglycemia. What good is an incurable disease if you can’t share it with the rest of the world. Home About Origin Story Blogroll Forgotten December 2, 2010 tags: Control , dexcom , Diabetes , Life by Christopher This is what you see after a 12 hour day without your blood glucose meter nearby. While I’d much rather have my meter with me than without, having the Dexcom on hand (or in pocket) does reduce some of the stress of the situation.
  • TO BE SUGARFREE  |  MONDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2010
    [Hypoglycemia] Starbursts « A Consequence of Hypoglycemia.
    Skip to content A Consequence of Hypoglycemia. What good is an incurable disease if you can’t share it with the rest of the world. Home About Origin Story Blogroll Starbursts December 20, 2010 tags: Control , Diabetes , Food , Life by Christopher This is another one of those “what it’s like&# posts for those of you that are not pancreatically challenged. With diabetes, even something as simple as a single piece of candy comes with baggage. Blood glucose test.
  • JOSLIN DIABETES CENTER  |  TUESDAY, MARCH 14, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] Dealing with Post-Bariatric Surgery Hypoglycemia
    While having gastric bypass surgery often reverses diabetes, it may hike your chances of developing extreme blood-sugar drops, called hypoglycemia. Director of the Hypoglycemia Clinic at Joslin Diabetes Center. In fact, post bariatric hypoglycemia (blood sugar below 70 mg/dL) may trigger problems such as fatigue, confusion or even seizures. Dietary changes are the first step for treating hypoglycemia. “My Mary-Elizabeth Patti, M.D.
  • JOSLIN DIABETES CENTER  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] Diabetes on the Brian: Hypoglycemia and Your Grey Matter
    In addition to looking at how diabetes can change brain anatomy, she also compared brain activity during episodes of experimentally induced hypoglycemia in people with and without diabetes. When people with type 1 are acutely hypoglycemic they draw on more areas of the brain to help them maintain cognitive capacity than people without diabetes who have had hypoglycemia induced. One concerning finding of the DCCT was that intensive control equaled a greater risk of hypoglycemia.
  • SARA KNICKS  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] Give Your Insulin Time to Work and What Carbs Have to Do With It
    Food Life with Diabetes Type 1 Diabetes Type 2 Diabetes bolus insulin carbohydrates Humalog insulin insulin timing low blood glucose/sugar (hypoglycemia) rapid-acting insulinIt depends on the type of insulin you take but chances are you take a type of insulin that requires you to give it some time to begin its action before you dig into your food. As an example, humalog begins working in approximately 15 minutes and peaks in about an hour, lasting a total […].
  • DIABETES MINE  |  SUNDAY, MAY 22, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] Sunday Funnies: Be Prepared!
    Fun Stuff Sunday Funnies blood sugar blood sugar low candy for diabetes diabetes art diabetes cartoon diabetes cartoons diabetes community diabetes humor diabetic glucose glucose tablets Haidee Merritt hypoglycemia PWDs treating low blood sugar type 1 diabetes Type 2 diabetesThe country is getting pelted with rainstorms, no doubt.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  WEDNESDAY, MAY 2, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] Sanofi Unwraps the iBGStar and Its Consumer/Apple Ambitions
    It might be a tad overdramatic to say that this is the moment we’ve all been waiting for, but the news coming out of Sanofi-aventis today is definitely exciting.
  • JOSLIN DIABETES CENTER  |  MONDAY, MAY 29, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] Ordering Your Exercise to Avoid Hypoglycemia?
    While exercise is a major factor in managing diabetes, people with type 1 diabetes are at risk for hypoglycemia during and after exercise. The findings suggest that type 1 diabetes patients may be able to prevent the risk of hypoglycemia by strength training before doing aerobic exercises. Although the order of exercise did not increase the risk of hypoglycemia, the length and severity of hypoglycemia was slightly greater when aerobic exercise was done before weightlifting.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  SATURDAY, MARCH 10, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] Ask D’Mine: Losing Hypo Awareness, Weight Gain with Diabetes Meds?
    That’s what we’re covering in this week’s diabetes advice column, Ask D’Mine, hosted by veteran type… Ask D'Mine Insulin Life with Diabetes Ask D’Mine blood sugar cgm continuous glucose monitor Diabetes Advice diabetes education diabetes educator diabetes FAQ diabetes questions hypoglycemia hypoglycemia unawareness insulin insulin and weight gain januvia LADA low blood sugar symlin type 1 diabetes Victoza weight gain weight loss Wil Dubois
  • ANNETICS  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2007
    [Hypoglycemia] Nocturnal Hypoglycemia Unawareness.Another Argument for CGM
    A study published today shows that type 1 diabetics often miss episodes of hypoglycemia during sleep; this finding may or may not come as a surprise to most type 1's. Confirming my own observations, an article published today in PLoS ( Public Library of Science ) Medicine suggests that nocturnal hypoglycemia unawareness may be a much more common problem than previously assumed. compare the response to hypoglycemia (2.2
  • SARA KNICKS  |  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] The Differences & Similarities Between Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
    Type 1 Diabetes Type 2 Diabetes beta cells complications diabetes prevention exercise GLP-1 insulin low blood glucose/sugar (hypoglycemia) metformin (Glucophage) SGLT-2 symptoms treatment“Oh, you have diabetes? That’s where you can’t eat sugar and have to poke yourself with needles and stuff because you ate too much candy as a kid…right?” sigh* Wrong. Most people have no clue what diabetes is let alone that there is more than one type of diabetes.
  • DIABETES HEALTH  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] Life With Kolumbo, My Hypoglycemia Alert Dog
    Kolumbo, my hypoglycemia alert dog, hates the rain. It is raining today. I think I have the only Labrador in the world that hates getting wet. I opened the screen door this morning to feel the breeze and hear the rain. Unfortunately, while the door was open, a fly decided to come inside. When I say that Kolumbo is a lazy dog, I really mean it. He lay on his bed and watched the fly go around and around. then opened his mouth, thinking that the fly might just go in.
  • SCIENCE DAILY  |  MONDAY, JUNE 25, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] Elderly diabetics have fewer bouts of hypoglycemia at night with new insulin
    A new variety of long-lasting insulin, called insulin degludec, lowers the risk of nighttime low blood sugar in elderly diabetic adults compared with insulin glargine, a systematic review of diabetes studies has found
  • INSULIN NATION  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] Sniffing out Hypos
    Hypoglycemia unawareness can be a serious problem in both children and adults who have Type 1 diabetes. Luckily, there is a class of service dogs trained specifically to help people with diabetes avoid bouts of hypoglycemia. Hunter says he’s amazed at how attuned Jackson is to detecting hypoglycemia. Hypoglycemia Dog and patient training. Photo Credit: Michelle Cochrane/Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] Glucose Tabs Go Organic (Yet Flavorful)
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  • DIABETES MINE  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] MySentry — A New Category of Diabetes Device
    Right after the first of this year, Medtronic Diabetes announced FDA approval of mySentry, a remote monitoring and alarm system for their Revel CGM-enabled (continuous glucose monitoring) insulin pump.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] New OneTouch Verio: Glucose Meter with an IQ
    In the last few years, we’ve seen a few sleeker-looking glucose meters make it to market, along with more logging tools and apps than we can shake a stick at.
  • INSULIN NATION  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 7, 2015
    [Hypoglycemia] The Orange Juice Chronicles
    Apparently I had gone into extreme hypoglycemia. Hypoglycemia Treatment I was 27 years old when I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. I thought it would be pretty easy to manage at my age as long as I followed doctor’s orders. I had to make a few mistakes along the way to learn how complicated it could be. My worst newbie sin was overcorrecting with insulin.
  • DIABETES IN CONTROL  |  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 26, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] Advancement in the Artificial Pancreas
    Researchers reported that the "artificial pancreas" improved glycemic control and led to less hypoglycemia in type 1 diabetes patients involved in a 5-day outpatient trial&hellip
  • DIABETES MINE  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] Diabetes and Menopause: Not So Musical
    Diabetes Essentials diabetes diabetic women hormone fluctuations hormones and diabetes hyperglycemia hypoglycemia menopause osteoporosis type 1 diabetes Type 2 diabetes type 2 diabetes and menopause weight gain and menopause women and diabetes women's healthNot everything that happens to you when you have diabetes is a complication, but sometimes it sure can make things complicated!
  • DIABETES MINE  |  FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] NewsFlash: JDRF, Amylin to Study Insulin + Symlin Mix
    D-News Examined Products Amylin diabetes diabetes clinical trials diabetes drugs diabetes research diabetes studies hypoglycemia insulin pump JDRF Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation low blood sugar pramlintide symlin Symlin and insulin type 1 diabetes
  • DIABETES MINE  |  THURSDAY, MAY 5, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] When D-Parents Hover Too Much…
    Personal Stories A1c CGMS children with diabetes continuous glucose monitors coping with diabetes D-Moms D-parents diabetes and emotions diabetes devices diabetes parent Diabetes Technology hypoglycemia Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation life with diabetes parents and diabetes parents of diabetic children teens with diabetesMoira McCarthy Stanford might be a new D-mom blogger, but she’s been around the block and beyond advocating for diabetes.
  • DIABETES MINE  |  FRIDAY, JANUARY 21, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] Type 1 University, Up Close and Personal
    Books & Resources Diabetes Blogs and Web Stuff certified diabetes educator CGMS continuous glucose monitors diabetes and exercise diabetes education Gary Scheiner hyperglycemia hypoglycemia insulin pumps Integrated Diabetes Services type 1 diabetes weight lossIn November, we hosted a logo design contest for famous diabetes educator Gary Scheiner’s newest venture, Type 1 University, a series of online diabetes education courses. The winner was the talented D-OC leader Gina Capone.
  • SARA KNICKS  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] “I Think She’s Drunk.” I Wasn’t, I Was in Severe Hypoglycemia.
    Life with Diabetes Type 1 Diabetes diabetes self-management exercise google insulin livongo low blood glucose/sugar (hypoglycemia) support symptoms tipsIt was 10:00 p.m. and I was weaving on the boardwalk. Are you okay? Are you okay?” my acquaintance Susan asked several times. I couldn’t respond. My brain wasn’t working. Like a firefly it was flitting on, off, on, off, refusing to hold its light. I was still looking at Google Maps on my phone. […].
  • SARA KNICKS  |  MONDAY, MAY 15, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] How Can Hypoglycemia Be Addressed in Type 1 Diabetes?
    By Lynn Kennedy, Helen Gao, and Kelly Close A workshop hosted by the JDRF and Helmsley Charitable Trust brought together leaders in the field to discuss opportunities and advances in the treatment and possible prevention of hypoglycemia How do you address hypoglycemia […]. This article is reprinted with permission from diaTribe. Find the original article here.
  • D-MOM  |  MONDAY, APRIL 4, 2016
    [Hypoglycemia] {Kids First, Diabetes Second} Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)
    Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar). Hypoglycemia occurs when the level of sugar in the blood falls below a certain threshold, and the body doesn’t have enough glucose to use for fuel. You’ll learn to determine if the hypoglycemia is mild, moderate, or severe, and how to react in each situation. Mild Hypoglycemia and the Rule of 15s. For mild hypoglycemia, the “rule of 15s” can generally be followed and repeated until blood sugar rises to acceptable levels.
  • SCIENCE DAILY  |  FRIDAY, JULY 7, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] Diabetes complications are a risk factor for repeat hospitalizations, study shows
    For patients with diabetes, one reason for hospitalization and unplanned hospital readmission is severe dysglycemia (uncontrolled hyperglycemia -- high blood sugar, or hypoglycemia -- low blood sugar), says new research
  • DIABETES IN CONTROL  |  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 26, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] Children with Type 1 Diabetes are Showing Declines in IQ
    Evidence suggests that the timing of diabetes onset and exposure to serious hypoglycemia may be factors in the cognitive decline of type 1 diabetics
  • DIABETES MINE  |  MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] Happy Labor Day! Meet Diabetes Daily University
    hyperglycemia hypoglycemia Paul Rosman type 1 diabetes Type 2 diabetesToday is Labor Day, which for many of us means that summer has sadly come to an end and the new school year is in full force. But as we know, when it comes to diabetes, school is never really out no matter how long you’ve had it! Late last year, intrepid CDE Gary Scheiner, [.].
  • INSULIN NATION  |  MONDAY, JUNE 15, 2015
    [Hypoglycemia] Brittle Diabetes, Fact or Myth?
    Most clinicians working in the diabetes world would define brittle diabetes as severe instability of blood glucose levels with frequent and unpredictable episodes of hypoglycemia and/or DKA that can disrupt quality of life. Hypoglycemia TreatmentThere has been a lot of recent discussion on social media about the term “brittle diabetes.” We asked Jennifer Smith of Integrated Diabetes Services to define the term and discuss its use.
  • INSULIN NATION  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] The Pitfalls of Public Lows
    Hypoglycemia can be fierce and unrelenting, and lows never come at a convenient time. Hypoglycemia Treatment In Laura Kronen’s new book, Too Sweet, the not-so-serious side to diabetes , she comes to terms with a Type 1 diagnosis while keeping a sense of humor. In this excerpt, she runs down 10 common experiences that people with Type 1 diabetes might recognize in their own lives. Treating a low at home is one thing, but sometimes they can strike when you’re out in public.
  • INSULIN NATION  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] Crowdsourcing a T1D Service Dog for Molly
    Recently a study confirmed those observations, showing that diabetes service dogs did in fact prevent many bouts of hypoglycemia. Hypoglycemia Treatment It’s the start of the new school-year on Mount Desert Island, a rural island community connected by a single causeway in Downeast Maine, and the children all come home with stories of the new year school-year.
  • SARA KNICKS  |  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] What to Put in Your Diabetes Emergency Kit
    Life with Diabetes Type 1 Diabetes Type 2 Diabetes Apple diabetes supplies emergency emergency kit google Humalog insulin insulin pumps iOS iPhone Lantus low blood glucose/sugar (hypoglycemia) medical ID MedtronicEmergencies happen suddenly. This is a stark realization as I breathe in ash from wildfires that have evacuated over 25,000 people in northern California. On this bike trip across the country, I rode into Sonoma County and met evacuees from towns like Santa Rosa.
  • TO BE SUGARFREE  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2010
    [Hypoglycemia] Speed Pass Medicine « A Consequence of Hypoglycemia.
    Skip to content A Consequence of Hypoglycemia. What good is an incurable disease if you can’t share it with the rest of the world. Home About Origin Story Blogroll Speed Pass Medicine December 14, 2010 by Christopher I understand that the system treats patients like we’re driving through a toll plaza, but I don’t want to be treated like I have a speed pass. I want to stop at the toll booth and pay in quarters. I don’t want speed pass medicine.
  • DIABETES HEALTH  |  FRIDAY, JULY 8, 2011
    [Hypoglycemia] Hypoglycemia Affects Productivity at Work
    A survey of type 1 and type 2 diabetes patients in the United States, United Kingdom, France, and Germany indicates that more than one in every five have arrived late at work or not shown up at all because of a hypoglycemic episode the night before
  • DIABETES MINE  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11, 2012
    [Hypoglycemia] Diabulimia: A Powerful Memoir
    When we first heard the term “diabulimia,” we thought it sounded like a made up word for a mythical condition — and in a way, it is.
  • TO BE SUGARFREE  |  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2010
    [Hypoglycemia] An Open Letter « A Consequence of Hypoglycemia.
    Skip to content A Consequence of Hypoglycemia. What good is an incurable disease if you can’t share it with the rest of the world. Home About Origin Story Blogroll An Open Letter December 1, 2010 tags: Diabetes , Glee , Just Talking , Podcasts by Christopher A special thanks goes out to all the members of the Diabetes Online Community that came on my podcast. You all make this miserable disease more tolerable.
  • SARA KNICKS  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2017
    [Hypoglycemia] How to Exercise Without Worrying About Your Blood Sugar
    Get Moving Life with Diabetes Type 1 Diabetes exercise insulin low blood glucose/sugar (hypoglycemia) low-carb dietExercising with diabetes can be a frustrating disaster. Worrying about going low and having to eat a ton of food, never even knowing exactly how much to eat. I’m sure you’ve even had the thought, “What’s the point of all this exercise if I just have to eat like a pig to do it!” ” Ugh! […].
  • PURPLEHAZE  |  FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2007
    [Hypoglycemia] Subzero Temps., Hypoglycemia, and the F Word
    This past Tuesday was a grizzly cold day. I woke at 5 a.m. to the radio saying, "It's 10 below in the Twin Cities this morning, and the windchill is minus 35". I have been taking the bus to work for many years and know what to wear for the 7 block walk and the wait on the streetcorner - long underwear, down vest under my coat, assorted layers of mittens, hats and scarves. When it comes to dressing properly, I epitomize common sense (and look like a lumbering polar bear).
  • CURE MOLL  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25, 2008
    [Hypoglycemia] Mini Dose Glucagon for Preventing Hypoglycemia
  • TOPIX  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 8, 2014
    [Hypoglycemia] Common Diabetes Treatment Could Extend Hypoglycemia
    Researchers at the University of Adelaide have discovered that a common treatment for people with type 2 diabetes could cause longer-than-normal periods of the low blood sugar reaction hypoglycemia, which may result in increased health risks to people with diabetes
  • INSULIN NATION  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4, 2015
    [Hypoglycemia] A Way To Stop Binge-Eating for Lows
    Hypoglycemia Treatment You are standing in your kitchen staring blankly, hands shaky, vision blurry, feeling confused and panicked as you try to decide what to eat or drink. You proceed to consume everything in sight as fast as humanly possible to treat the low. This is followed by the inevitable blood sugar rebound that sends your numbers skyrocketing, and you need to bolus for all the excess carbs you ate. The blood sugar roller coaster begins.
  • TO BE SUGARFREE  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2010
    [Hypoglycemia] No Cavities « A Consequence of Hypoglycemia.
    Skip to content A Consequence of Hypoglycemia. What good is an incurable disease if you can’t share it with the rest of the world. Home About Origin Story Blogroll No Cavities September 9, 2010 tags: advocacy , Diabetes , Life , Shenanigans by Christopher “We need to review your medical history, are you healthy?” Does diabetes count?” “Oh, Oh, you have diabetes? That sucks” … “You are too young to have diabetes” “At 26?
  • TO BE SUGARFREE  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2010
    [Hypoglycemia] This is Caleb « A Consequence of Hypoglycemia.
    Skip to content A Consequence of Hypoglycemia. What good is an incurable disease if you can’t share it with the rest of the world. Home About Origin Story Blogroll This is Caleb November 3, 2010 tags: Blogging , Diabetes , Just Talking , Podcasts by Christopher Last year I featured members of the Diabetes Online Community on my podcast specifically during the month of November in honor of American Diabetes Month.
  • TOPIX  |  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2016
    [Hypoglycemia] When Hypoglycemia Causes Hypothermia in Diabetic Patients
    Annette, a 47-year-old African-American female with Type 1 diabetes mellitus , was admitted to the hospital with a foot infection that was progressive despite therapy with intravenous vancomycin. Annette had a long-standing history of type 1 diabetes
  • TO BE SUGARFREE  |  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2010
    [Hypoglycemia] Operation Supply Drop « A Consequence of Hypoglycemia.
    Skip to content A Consequence of Hypoglycemia. What good is an incurable disease if you can’t share it with the rest of the world. Home About Origin Story Blogroll Operation Supply Drop December 16, 2010 tags: Awesome , military , support , Video Games by Christopher I’m not one for copy-paste, but I think I found a worthy candidate today. But first some context. As you might remember, I used to co-host a video game podcast called Post Game Report, hosted at Talking About Games.
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