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Have diabetes, rose very high, took extra insulin. What should I do in case of no help?

Jut trying to find a new Dr. near my area who excepts Health Assurance insurance. I ve just found out I have diabetes and not getting help from my own Dr. was to call if my count got above 400, it was 469, I was on hold for 20 with their answer machine. I just gave myself extra insolin. my Dr. was to call me last Friday night with my blood counts or even sat morning, it s tuesday now and still no call. I was sent to the pharmacist to show me how to use all the suringes ect. very over whelmed and not happy with my Dr at this point. I live in East Berlin P.A,
Asked On : Sat, 26 Jan 2013
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Dear sir

You need to tell us what medications you are currently taking , what are the dosage if insulin that you are taking and what are your sugar values. You also need to tell us about your hba1c level which tells me the average control of sugar over 3 months. You must check your following sugar values

Fasting before breakfast , 2 hr post lunch , before dinner and bedtime. Nowadays a lot if insulin dose adjustments are done online and we can help by using healthcaremagic for this purpose.

You can upload your reports , medication information and sugar values and we will help you with the dose adjustment.

Hope this helps
Dr. Om lakhani, Diabetologist.
Answered: Tue, 29 Jan 2013
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