I must be crazy because I like the leg things, they are like a calf massage... Except at my most recent stay, I woke up in the middle of the first night and things felt weird... in my sleep I had wiggled one leg completely out of the darn thing! Still not sure how I managed that, haha.
Bgirl, I have no experience with elevated glucose from pred, but 150 is HIGH. My bro has Type 1 diabetes and there are real ramifications to having blood sugar that high for so long. How much pred are you on? Your doc needs a plan for addressing this...
dx'ed UC pancolitis 5/12
past meds: asacol hd, VSL#3, apriso, rowasa, xifaxan, 6mp, cortifoam, pentasa, cimzia, canasa, butyrate, flagyl, cipro, prednisone, remicade, methotrexate, cholestyramine, cortenema
current meds: none!
step one: colectomy, end ileo 1/16/13
step two: j-pouch construction, loop ileo 5/1/13
step three: takedown 7/31/13