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Hi. I was recently diagnosed with type 1. I'm in the hospital now because my blood sugar hit extremely high levels.I'm freaking out a bit because I hate needles.if anyone has any ideas, let me know!!!

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Supporting someone: type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes
Chicago, IL
thanks

type 1 diabetes
Alexandra Hills, AUS
How are you coping so far? Feeling better with lower sugars?

type 1 diabetes
Herne Bay, GBR
How are you xx

Supporting someone: type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes
Chicago, IL
I just got home!

type 1 diabetes
Herne Bay, GBR
Great if you want to ask me any questions you have please text me I would love to help

Supporting a child: type 1 diabetes
Bryan, TX
Avery, do realize you have friends here from all over the world who care about you- France, Israel, Australia, the Great Barrier Reef, New York and Texas. Welcome to the family of Type1's. We are all glad you are back home and feeling better. Take it one day at a time.

type 1 diabetes
Alexandra Hills, AUS
Yay! Welcome home

Supporting a child: type 1 diabetes
Bryan, TX
When your family catches their breath, have them look up Dexcom continuos glucose monitor. It helps take the guesswork out of checking blood sugar. A meter gives you just a number. A CGM gives you the number and tells you if you are going up or down and how fast. It even has an alarm to tell your

Supporting a child: type 1 diabetes
Bryan, TX
Family if you are going too low in the middle of the night.

Supporting someone: type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes
Chicago, IL
thanks

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