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Word Association Game

Started by dino in Community Games, Other Topics. Last reply by kuze 12 minutes ago. 24828 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

New diabetic

Started by madison in New to Diabetes?. Last reply by ryryguy392 47 minutes ago. 142 Replies

I just found out I have diabetes. I had to go to the doctor for a girl problem, she took some blood tests and said I might have diabetes. She had me come back the next morning for more tests, they took so many blood vials I wondered if I had any…Continue

Tags: diagnosis, dx, diabetic, new

First 24 hours with Dexcom

Started by Jen in Continuous Glucose Monitoring Forum. Last reply by Jen 59 minutes ago. 48 Replies

This is normally something I'd post as a blog, but I thought I'd do it in the forums so that people can lend thoughts and experiences. For those who don't know, I'm doing a Dexcom trial to decide if I want to buy one with my own money. I'll say up…Continue

Tags: cgms, cgm, g4, dexcom

Travelling to Europe with insulin pump

Started by Chris in Insulin Pump Users Forum. Last reply by jjm335 1 hour ago. 2 Replies

I have been to medtronic website to see what I need in preparation for my trip to Europe. This is my first trip ever to Europe and my first experience traveling out of country with an insulin pump. I've traveled by plane before but no longer than 5…Continue

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Moving my blog posts

Posted by Emmy on January 26, 2015 at 8:00am 0 Comments

Because of the upcoming changes to TuDiabetes, I am in the process of moving all my blog posts to my blog at http://therockinmyshoe.blogspot.ca/

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Good News!

Posted by Shayla on January 25, 2015 at 9:14pm 1 Comment

So I'm kinda bad at keeping up with this! (sigh) life just gets in the way sometimes. Anyways, good news...I FINALLY got a dexcom cgm!!!!! yay! :)

I was talking to my CDE about how I have a lot of trouble with affording a cgm and one of…

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Nexplanon and Type 1 Diabetes

Posted by tori112392 on January 25, 2015 at 5:07pm 0 Comments

Hi I was just curious if this had happened to anyone!So two weeks ago I got the nexplanon birth control in my arm, ever since then my blood sugars have been out of control. Like 300-400. I will go to bed at 190 and when I wake up it's in the 300.…

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"Dear Abby" and Diabetes Etiquette

Posted by Tom Goffe on January 25, 2015 at 4:06pm 2 Comments

A writer to "Dear Abby" is squeamish and uncomfortable when a co-worker with diabetes tests their blood glucose.

I'm squeamish and…

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Small Introduction about me [MikFly]: "Mike" Type1 Diabetic diagnosed "summer of being nine"

Posted by MikFly on January 25, 2015 at 1:54pm 1 Comment

Hello fellow Diabetics,

and parents, siblings, family of all types



My History

Diabetic Type1 since 9yrs old. When I got sick of the doctors/nurses injecting me Iinsisted on doing it myself. I'm sure my mom/dad appreciated that… Continue

Secret Identity

Posted by Diabetic Dad on January 25, 2015 at 11:30am 0 Comments

As a fan of comic books and spy thriller novels, I must admit at times I feel as if I have a “secret identity,” or I have another life.



My secret identity: I can go from an independent, self-sufficient individual to a solely and…

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