After running out of insulin approx 10 days ago, I have measured religiously and only had one low sugar experience and no high sugar problems. Except for the one time, range has been 100-130 which wasn't that good and steady when I had the insulin and was taking it daily. Not sure why, but I'm good with it. However, if we don't get more doctors here in Central California Coast area who accept medicare, many old ones will die. Most docs simply turn up their noses. I was told at the Domenican Hospital ER in Santa Cruz after being refused help, " most medicare people go to the county health dept." in a most derisive tone. How is that for a doctor speaking at a supposedly charitable hospital. When he said "medicare people" his facial expression may as well have said garbage. Medicare is INSURANCE, not welfare. Don't treat us like pariahs.View Thread
Here's the deal. I ran out of insulin over a week ago, I have taken 30u/day of Lantus for 3 years. So, having been out for so long, my blood sugar has remained comfortably normal. Never exceeding 130 or lower than 80. Does this mean I should just quit taking insulin until I have some kind of trouble?View Thread
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