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Pain In leg

Started by Atish in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Atish 45 seconds ago. 3 Replies

I am type 1 since 2011 and my age is 27 yrs. I feel pain in my lower leg. Once I got it checked up with doctor and tests showed that there is less blood flow in legs so he gave one medicine and after 1 week Pain was disappeared. Now again after 6-7…Continue

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Accepting my Type1 and OWNING it, not letting it own me :)

Started by diabeticdoll in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Terrie 25 minutes ago. 4 Replies

I spent a few weeks in ICCU, and it was my final wake up call, get it together, it is not going to go away, and the more i just take enough insulin to survive, the more i am cutting down my life, and the quality of my life is lower. I am doing…Continue

Word Association Game

Started by dino in Community Games, Other Topics. Last reply by Terrie 31 minutes ago. 24284 Replies

Very simple, just post ONE WORD that is somehow associated with the previous word. Easy right?(Diabetes related words welcome but not necessary!!)OK...first word: sugarContinue

Diabetics considered as handicapped?

Started by Atish in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by Terrie 38 minutes ago. 44 Replies

Can a diabetic considered to be a handicap?Yes then why? No then why?Please explain!Continue

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For the Visual Learners

Posted by edenseffort on September 18, 2014 at 1:03pm 1 Comment

Throwback Thursday… my MOST VIEWED post by a landslide…

not a personal story about our journey – but happy to say it is an educational tool to help spread awareness!!

I am thankful…

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JDRF Funding for a Cure 2014

Posted by joshualevy on September 17, 2014 at 7:36pm 0 Comments

In the US, we are in the "Walking Season" when JDRF asks us to walk to raise money for a cure. So I'd like to do my part, by reminding you all of how important JDRF is to the human trials of potential cures for type-1 diabetes, which I…

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DEXCOM G4 PLATINUM sensor (CGM)

Posted by A. McIntosh on September 17, 2014 at 8:52am 4 Comments

I try to make my sensors last for 10 days. Sometimes the sensor adhesive rolls up after I wear certain clothes. Im always in the gym too, so its even harder to get the sensor to last that long. I try adhesive tape, but after a shower the adhesive…

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This Leg of My Journey

Posted by Tiki on September 16, 2014 at 7:17pm 4 Comments

We all live one life; but in this one life is sprouted many journeys. Many different paths that we travel all at once. Allow me to tell you the story of one such journey in my life.

I suppose it all started when I was nine years old. It…

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Driving in Reverse

Posted by rick the "Blogabetic" on September 16, 2014 at 10:30am 3 Comments

Driving in Reverse



How is your driving these days? Not the car, or truck but your diabetic driving. How is that going? Have you…

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A New Movement..

Posted by edenseffort on September 16, 2014 at 9:27am 0 Comments

 

There is a New Diabetes Movement..

 

one to get much needed attention to Type 1 Diabetes

one that may raise some eyebrows - but will get people…

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