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Power outages and insulin

Started by Jen in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by brboyer 8 minutes ago. 3 Replies

We had a wind storm here last night and power got knocked out for large swaths of the city. My power was out from about 11 PM until almost 7 AM.I read online that meat and such should be tossed after about four hours in a fridge without power, and…Continue

JDRF Slide Presentation: Prevention of T1D

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I recently attended a webinar presented by JDRF on current research into the prevention of type 1 diabetes.  Attached is the slide deck they presented.  Check it out!…Continue

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Questions about 16 year old son, job, college ....

Started by Jacob's mom in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Leah 1 hour ago. 25 Replies

Hi all, My son has been doing pretty good with his D lately but a few issues are weighing on my mind. He started his first job at a grocery store yesterday, he's a bit stressed about it as he really is more of a home body introvert type but it is…Continue

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A corner of my desk

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People say that the eyes are the windows to the soul. It's probably actually a person's desk.…

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A bit to do about nothing

Posted by twiddlemthumbs on October 21, 2014 at 10:30pm 1 Comment

My blood sugars are high again 22.5 along way a way from the 7 and below I need since being prescribed metformin my sugars have been high not really helping the situation by noshing cadburys giant buttons Jimbobs back is healing had a severe…

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Feeling Blue ?!

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November is Diabetes Awareness Month.

 

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Allison Caggia

Posted by TheDiabetesHero on October 21, 2014 at 3:30pm 0 Comments

Ten months later, my A1c is 6.5 and I’m still striving to get…

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Is “gluten-free” another fad diet or is there something to it?

Posted by jpulizzi on October 21, 2014 at 9:33am 0 Comments

Lately I have heard a lot about a gluten free diet being referred to as the "next fad diet" (which kinda aggravates me). It may be a fad for some, but for many of us, it is a necessary way of life.

To start, the wheat we are eating…

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Telling who and when?

Posted by rick the "Blogabetic" on October 21, 2014 at 2:30am 6 Comments

Telling Who and When?

Just a note to start, I am doing fine and I will write a blog about my surgery and other adventurers later in the…

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