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Started by dino in Community Games, Other Topics. Last reply by Linda G 1 hour ago. 24440 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

Frankincense and Myrrh

Started by Tamra in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by Sheepdogs 1 hour ago. 4 Replies

After being diagnosed with neuropathy, I started looking for help and suggestions on how to ease the pain. My doctor put me on Gabapentin, but this has only helped with the burning and numbness a bit, it hasn't touched the real excruciating,…Continue

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

Started by Jacob's mom in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by rick the "Blogabetic" 2 hours ago. 21 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

I'm a Type 1 Diabetic, and I Drink Regular Coke

Started by ITDiabetic in Diabetes Recipes, Eating Habits and Foods. Last reply by Nyadach 3 hours ago. 13 Replies

Got into an interesting conversation (more like an argument) about fake sugar and real sugar. I'll get to that in a moment.My wife found the notes she took when we met a dietitian after I first got diagnosed as a diabetic. My first look was to…Continue

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Telling who and when?

Posted by rick the "Blogabetic" on October 21, 2014 at 2:30am 0 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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Dia-Bad-Ass Eye Appointment

Posted by Tamra on October 20, 2014 at 7:48pm 0 Comments

*As usual, the following is written from my memory of the events. Some things may be inaccurate due to faulty memories. In any case, this is how I remember it:

I had an eye appointment today. My retina specialist examined both eyes this…

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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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