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I am a nurse with a hectic schedule and type 2, on insulin

I am a nurse with a hectic schedule and type 2, on insulin

Hi all. I am a nurse with type 2 diagnosis in 2016. My A1c is @ 6.1 at last blood draw. I was taking metformin, 1.5 tabs, twice a day. Last 2 weeks, I am part of a diabetes research at Mt. Sinai in which my metformin was stopped, and I am put on the lowest dose insulin...humalog, 2units, 3 times a day, and Lantus, 12 units at hour of sleep. My question is....are there other nurses out there who has takes insulin, and does graveyard shifts? If yes, how do… read more

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A DiabetesTeam Member said:

I am an RN. I worked in a busy neuro ICU on 3rd shift for many years. I take 32 units of humalog with meals and 60 units of lantus in am and 40 in pm. I… read more

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