Charles Swanson

Jul 1, 2001

Diagnosed 1947 at the age of 13.



Insulin

Pump 3.5 years



Blood-glucose levels

Tests six to 10 times per day since the late 1980s

BG average: 135



HbA1c

Tries to keep it under 6%.



Food

Watches carbs-avoids high-carb food. Restricts bread intake. Very rarely eats potatoes or pasta.



Exercise

Moderate amount of walking. Some yoga.



Complications

Quadruple-bypass surgery in 1994. Click Here To View Or Post Comments

Categories: A1c Test, Food, Heroes, Insulin


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