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    I guess I am not a "Diabetic"

    Started by Jerry in Community Games, Other Topics. Last reply by Roger212 57 minutes ago. 81 Replies

    Ok, so for the last 39 years I have always considered myself a diabetic. I guess I have been wrong, according to what I have been reading I am a PWD (person with diabetes).So . . . Are people with Epilepsy a PWE ? Is someone with cancer a PWC ?Are…Continue

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    Big Blue Testing!!

    Started by acidrock23 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by Jen 57 minutes ago. 4 Replies

    It's that time of year again, I started at 79, had like 4 Smarties and 3 or 4 jellybeans and did P90X3 Total Synergistics, fun time and finished at 74, movement with weights, plyo pushups, etc. whew, I'm beat. Test---->workout----> test, then…Continue

    I'm cured

    Started by Georgia boy in Type 2 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Georgia boy 1 hour ago. 7 Replies

    Yeah right. Was at my 'new' doctor last week. She told me that I wasn't diabetic. Said I might had been but not now. Ah, could it be that I've got my reads down by diet, exercise, portion control etc? Yes, I was 5.4 on last A1C but had been…Continue

    Pumping and returning to MDI

    Started by Karen in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Sensorium139 2 hours ago. 4 Replies

    Have any of you been using a pump and then decided to go back to MDI?Continue

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    Blow gently in my ear

    Posted by twiddlemthumbs on October 19, 2014 at 7:30pm 1 Comment

    He blew and blew and blew remind you of any fairy tale well it has been like that here in the Shire today the wind would blow your socks off if it could trees bending leaves swirling like mini tornadoes cats securely hunkered down on the settees…

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    School Days: A Guest Post by Lawrence 'Rick' Phillips, Ed.D.

    Posted by Tamra on October 19, 2014 at 5:42pm 0 Comments

    I originally posted this to my blog, tamragarcia.blogspot.com

    The following is a guest post written by my friend, Rick. Rick and I met via the social media site TuDiabetes.…

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    I have so many questions!

    Posted by kourtney prewitt on October 18, 2014 at 5:01pm 8 Comments

    I am having the hardest time getting my insurance united health care to approve the new medtronic pump, is anyone else having this issue? Or had luck with getting it approved? I've never used any insulin pump. All this is completely new to me. I've… Continue

    Word to the Wise Diabetic

    Posted by Bionic Referee on October 18, 2014 at 4:46pm 4 Comments

    I’m relaxing today and can happily report that things went well during the cardiac Catheterization procedure at the hospital yesterday. Not as well as hoped (finding no problem), but I guess after battling T1 diabetes for over 64 years, finally…

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    Bypassaversary

    Posted by Tamra on October 18, 2014 at 11:21am 4 Comments

    Today, October 18, 2014 marks exactly one year since my triple bypass heart surgery. This year sure has flown by. It has also been full of changes, challenges, and so much more.…

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    Lakeland Monster Miles 2014 pictures

    Posted by Nyadach on October 18, 2014 at 4:30am 4 Comments

    Well, here's the pic's as promised from this years Lakeland Monster Miles...before I ended up in hospital with DKA which I didn't get pics of :P…

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