I do not mind the finger tests, and only get insulin twice a day. They believe that I may be going through the honeymoon phase.
My mommy was getting worried that I might have a bladder infection,we went to the doctor and that is when we found out I had ketones in my urine. They took my blood and the sugar level was 530, so we stayed in the hospital for a two weeks.
" I explained that it means when scientists and doctors find out how to stop a disease or problem and then it's gone forever.
He looks at me with this silly expression on his face and says, "Well do you think that you can tell Dr. " More Humorous Tidbits You know you're the parent of a child with diabetes when ... everyone in the family says they are "low" instead of hungry! Add type 1 diabetes and it can get -- well -- very challenging.
To learn more, see Switching from Insulin to Oral Sulfonylureas in Patients with Diabetes Due to Kir6.2 Mutations. We went to his Endo appointment this past Wednesday.
Before we left we were sitting in the living room and he looks at me and says, "Mom what does cure mean?
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