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To juice or not to juice

Started by cherryred in Diabetes Recipes, Eating Habits and Foods. Last reply by Brian (bsc) 5 minutes ago. 7 Replies

Hi All,This may seem silly but I honestly don't know the answer or have anyone else to ask..Do you ever drink juice? Apple, Orange, lemonade... I am SO sick of water and diet cranberry juice. Last night I woke up at 3 am very thirsty, (I had been…Continue

Anyone else suffer from this?

Started by Karen in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Karen 33 minutes ago. 15 Replies

If my blood sugars are not spot on, I am very unsteady with my walking and my speech. So.........this happens every time I eat. It is making me even more insecure about my diabetic existence.Continue

Word Association Game

Started by dino in Community Games, Other Topics. Last reply by Pastelpainter 1 hour ago. 24708 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

I will not apologize for my behavior!

Started by Christalyn in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by pancreaswanted 6 hours ago. 44 Replies

Today I had the pleasure of meeting a group of people to chat about social media networking and such. In this group, was a man claiming to be a Natural doctor with business cards. Not a "DO" or an "MD" but some kind of Natural holistic doctor. He…Continue

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MY BLOG!

Posted by Taylor_B on December 17, 2014 at 7:09pm 0 Comments

Keep up to date with my blog: http://diaryofaninsulinaddict.blogspot.com/

I Am Not Normal

Posted by Tamra on December 17, 2014 at 7:00pm 0 Comments

A bit of a rant...the following is my own personal opinion.

My entire life I have been told by friends, family, and even doctors that I can "live a normal life". That is a very loose term if you look at it from the point of view of a…

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Proof Low Carb Works (for me)

Posted by Sandy on December 17, 2014 at 12:00pm 2 Comments

T2, 35 yrs since diagnosed, never in control, ADA suggestions followed, kidney doctor followed, internal med. doc. followed...NOT.....NOW I found a listening, loving and logical Endo. in Sept....my A1c was 9.5 and killing me. He set me straight…

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New My First Entry

Posted by Christine on December 17, 2014 at 6:15am 3 Comments

I have never done this before. I hope I;m in the right place. I have had diabetes for about 12 years. Totally out of control. I take Metformin,Novalog and Lantus. My sugar are all over the place. I'm just chasing them. In the last week my sugars…

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New Animas pumper!

Posted by Mario on December 16, 2014 at 8:00am 1 Comment

I'm on my Animas Vibe pump for 5 days now. I really love the Animas color screen and the integrated Dexcom CGM ! After 10 years with a Medtronic pump (712-715-722) I was ready for a change!

Philmont

Posted by rick the "Blogabetic" on December 16, 2014 at 3:00am 6 Comments

Philmont

Yesterday morning I published a long version of my diagnosis story on the web site administered by my friend Scott Johnson. If…

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    DHF receives $200,000 grant from Novo Nordisk

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