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The Great Diabetes and Pizza Controversy

Diabetes and pizza.  Hmmmm?  If you have diabetes, and you love pizza, you’ve probably experienced the blood sugar roller coaster that occurs after you’ve filled your tummy with as much as it can stand without exploding.  (Everybody’s done it!)  Over … Continue reading

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Have you ever had a diabetic seizure?

I’ve been diabetic for 42 years.  I left home for college at 17.  I haven’t owned a glucagon shot since then.  I see a lot of people post blogs, videos, tweets, about having a glucagon shot in their diabetes bag, … Continue reading

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Weight Gain With Insulin Pump Therapy

A couple of days ago, a young diabetic Twitter friend from Baghdad asked me if insulin can cause weight gain.  The quick answer is yes, absolutely.  I thought that would make a good blog article, so here goes. I don’t … Continue reading

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