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  1. new nurse with a question about glargine.
    I agree. I would like to know the age of the person in the original post. Lantus is a long term, 24 hour insulin. It starts working in one hour and does not peak. I also agree with classy dame,...
    Dec 5, '12
    Forum: Diabetes / Endocrine Nursing
  2. Was I wrong to hold Insulin?
    As a Diabetes Educator, you were right to hold the six units. Be proud of your self for using your nursing judgment. It is true that you must follow policy, but you have a brain too. The only...
    Dec 5, '12
    Forum: Diabetes / Endocrine Nursing
  3. How is this possible?  Being Diagnosed with type 1 Diabetes at 20
    HI, my son was six when he was dignoised. He is 10 now...As to food, this is the time that you need to look at it as playtime, or a science experiment. Have a base line BS number, eat one new food,...
    Mar 26, '11
    Forum: Diabetes / Endocrine Nursing
  4. ADA Launches Fight for Rights of Diabetic Children
    As a parent of a child with Type One Diabetes and a nursing student, boy could I really get on a soap box with this one. Our son was six when he was diagnosed. His first grade teacher pointed out...
    Jan 5, '11
    Forum: Diabetes / Endocrine Nursing
  5. Was I taught the wrong thing in school?
    As a nursing student and a mother of a child with Type One Diabetes, the hospital is the scarist place for ANY paient with diabetes. Personally, we have been told, by our endoncro, to take all...
    Jan 5, '11
    Forum: Diabetes / Endocrine Nursing
  6. How is this possible?  Being Diagnosed with type 1 Diabetes at 20
    Dear Newly Diagnosed: There is really no age limit with Type One. Where we live, we have had a four year old diagnosed with Type 2.....Elizbeth Perkins, actress from Weeds on HBO was 40 when she...
    Aug 30, '09
    Forum: Diabetes / Endocrine Nursing
  7. University of Tulsa Student Fall 09 Anyone?
    Hello, anyone attending The University of Tulsa this Fall 09 in nursing? Just looking for new friends and future study group partners? :nuke:
    Jul 19, '09
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  8. New nurse's daughter just diagnosed with Type 1
    Welcome! I am a mother and a nursing student, starting this Fall, and my son has had type 1 for almost three years. He is the reason that I got into nursing. If I could offer one peice of advice,...
    Jul 19, '09
    Forum: Diabetes / Endocrine Nursing


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