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t1d distress.... help....

Started by crys in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by Marie B 2 hours ago. 1 Reply

gm everyone... is any 1 up for a quick discussion.... am new here...Continue

Tell FDA your thoughts on the proposed Nutrition Fact Label (by Aug. 1)

Started by Emily Coles in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by meee 13 hours ago. 13 Replies

A change to the Nutrition Label we are so familiar with and food serving sizes used in labels is currently being considered by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).Commenting on the dockets …Continue

Tags: ADA, food labeling, nutrition labeling, FDA

Consensus Conference on glucose monitoring, patient input needed!

Started by Emily Coles in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by Judith in Portland 11 hours ago. 2 Replies

On September 28th there will be a Consensus Conference in DC, in which representatives from (1) government, payers, employers; (2) advocacy groups; (3) industry; (4) and…Continue

Tags: feedback, FDA, CGM, glucose monitoring, strip safely

Considering a CGM

Started by LovetoHike in Continuous Glucose Monitoring Forum. Last reply by Nell 13 hours ago. 9 Replies

Hello everyone, I'm considering a CGM and I'd like to know what influenced your decisions to get a CGM and how you think about them now. I'm concerned about the device hurting a lot when inserting it and I'm concerned about how reliable it is.…Continue

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Consensus Conference on glucose monitoring, patient input needed!

Posted by rick the "Blogabetic" on July 24, 2014 at 5:00am 0 Comments

Consensus Conference on glucose monitoring, patient input needed!

Emily Coles has this discussion running and I think it will be a hot topic (or I hope it is). The link to her post is:…



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Bydurion update

Posted by Rubidel on July 23, 2014 at 1:38pm 2 Comments

Blood sugars have stablized with the Bydurion. It has taken about two monthes. Appetite is now more controled than during the first few weeks and b sugars are more consistently 95-120 for the mornings compared to 125-143 of the beginning.

Another Year Has Passed: A Remembrance: The Birth/Death Day of My Son

Posted by Judith in Portland on July 22, 2014 at 7:43pm 5 Comments

2014. Cycling round again. I still like to re-post this every year. TuD is the Home of my Heart and the loss of a child is a constant thread in the lives of women all over the world. It's been a rough year for me, but given how well my daughter is doing this year in "following her bliss", it comforts me to think that Huck, a little less than a year older, might also have been doing really well this past year.



2013….Not sure it gets easier, except one can discipline oneself to…

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The Sermon

Posted by lotsofshots on July 22, 2014 at 1:28pm 3 Comments

Once a Zen master just set down to pronounce a sermon, when outside a bird started to sing. The master did not say a word and everybody listened to it.
When the bird stopped singing the master simply announced that the sermon was over, and he moved away.
-The Spirit of Zen, Lo Zen, by W. Watts

True creativity and alertness only arise when emptiness has seized the mind.
I am halfway there.
My mind is empty.

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