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Awesome Diabetes Checkup!!

Thursday, August 01, 2013

I went to my Endo on Tuesday for my 3 month check up. My Endo was ecstatic. Since I had seen him in April, I have lost a total of 40 pound, and my A1C has dropped from 6.6 to 6.0. I told him that due to being scared of my sugars bottoming out during the night, I had taken my off 1 of my diabetes pills two months earlier. He agreed that this was the best one to stop and also gave me permission to try leaving off my other night-time diabetes pill. Tuesday night I did not take any night-time medicine, and Wednesday morning my FBS was 114. I am also no longer taking cholesterol medicine.

The only bad news was that when I got him to check my hand where I had surgery, he said that it is infected and prescribed me a 500 mg antibiotic to take twice a day.
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I.M.MAGIC 11/3/2013 2:22PM

    Interesting fact: when you are diabetic, any stress, such as a systemic infection, will make your blood sugar go up. So it's good that your doctor caught this!...
Great news otherwise, though!

Keep it up!
Kathy emoticon emoticon

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LINDAM.1 9/15/2013 8:42PM

  emoticon emoticon Get that infection taken care of one of mine took over 5 mounts and I am pre diabetic.

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DANAPRIME 8/7/2013 8:14PM

    emoticon emoticon Good luck on clearing up the infection!

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DAILEYGIRL6 8/1/2013 9:54AM

    Awesome check up!!! Congrats. Keep it up! emoticon

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1CRAZYDOG 8/1/2013 9:05AM

    Good on the diabetes checks and sorry to hear of the infection! Hope the antibiotic clears it quickly!


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PATRICIAAK 8/1/2013 1:34AM

    congrats on the weight and BS

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