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Author:  Roy
E-mail:  not available
Date:  9/7/2005 3:17:04 PM
Subject:  Sorry 'bout that!
Message:  As a dibetic, you learn things all the time about how your body works. A change in my meds a couple of months ago when the FDA pulled a medication called Avandamet off the market, has led to first one thing and then another...all not so good. I started feeling different about a month ago and went to the doctor, which resulted in a return to the original med, which the FDA now has given the green light. I was lax in keeping track of my blood sugar until last weekend, when all of my energy went down the drain. My initial shock came when I hit 427 on my testing gizmo. Following a strict diet and doubling up on my pills got my blood sugar down to the mid 200's...still not good. I haven't had the energy to walk from the couch to the frig since Sunday, so I have not been to the office. Today I got my butt chewed by my doctor and was given a script for insulin, which I must inject for the next five days.

To those of you who have tried to e-mail me, I am unable to access my e=mail here at the house. My computer seems to be as unhappy with me as my doc.
I hope to be back in the office by Friday.

Sorry if you've been trying to reach me...just send some good thoughts my way. I won't be this dumb again.



 Sorry 'bout that! by Roy at 9/7/2005 3:17:04 PM
 Re: Sorry 'bout that! by Karen R  at 9/7/2005 3:27:58 PM
 Re: Sorry 'bout that! by larry larry  at 9/7/2005 4:12:56 PM
 Re: Sorry 'bout that! by Bree Wilson Stone  at 9/7/2005 5:40:35 PM
 Re: Sorry 'bout that! by jeffD at 9/7/2005 4:54:37 PM
 Re: Sorry 'bout that! by Lee F. at 9/7/2005 9:20:34 PM
 Re: Sorry 'bout that! by Mamie at 9/7/2005 9:28:02 PM
 Re: Sorry 'bout that! by Roisin at 9/7/2005 9:51:44 PM
 Re: Sorry 'bout that! by texasroyce  at 9/7/2005 9:58:51 PM
 Re: Sorry 'bout that! by Dave at 9/8/2005 5:50:27 AM
 Re: Sorry 'bout that! by Lois at 9/8/2005 3:46:22 AM
 Re: Sorry 'bout that! by BillP at 9/8/2005 1:15:58 PM
 Re: Sorry 'bout that! by Dorothy at 9/8/2005 4:43:02 PM
 Re: Sorry 'bout that! by Roy at 9/8/2005 7:13:48 PM

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