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I started on Afrezza last night . . .

Started by mikep in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by Terry 6 minutes ago. 235 Replies

and I'm here to share my experience with it as, from what I've been told, I'm one of the early users of it. I will do my best to document as much data as possible - good and bad. There will be trial and error and lots of experiments. Happy to answer…Continue

Tags: treatment, mannkind, afrezza

Pricking fngers

Started by jane in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by niccolo 7 minutes ago. 6 Replies

what can I use to help when I prick my fingers for blood sugar test to stop hurting?Continue

Tags: sugar, blood, checking, princking, finger

Migration update: new video archive

Started by Emily Coles in TuDiabetes News 8 minutes ago. 0 Replies

Hi everyone!This is the final sketch I have to share with you all!  I have already shared sketches of our future home page,…Continue

Tags: live interview, Diabetes Hands Foundation, update, video archive, videos

insulin to carb ratio

Started by Raven Hughes in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by niccolo 11 minutes ago. 25 Replies

Just out of curiosity, what is everyone's insulin to carb ratio? I inject 1 unit of insulin for every 5 grams of carbs

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I Have a CGM!

Posted by Tamra on March 5, 2015 at 10:09am 0 Comments

On February tenth I started a little journey that I had been wanting to do for a long time but hadn't the means until now. I saw an endocrinologist (actually it was the endo's diabetes educator I saw) for the first time in, geez, almost eight…

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When I Grow Up – Aspirations in Endocrinology

Posted by Rachel Scott on March 5, 2015 at 9:00am 0 Comments

When I was younger and all the way leading up to Sophomore year in high school, I wanted to be a Pediatric Endocrinologist. I also wanted to be a Fire Fighter, Figure Skater, Veterinarian/Zoo Keeper, Monkey Psychologist…

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Going Biking!!

Posted by rick (aka: #blankieboy) on March 5, 2015 at 3:00am 4 Comments

Going Biking!!…

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Refreshing my skills

Posted by Susan Van Abs on March 4, 2015 at 4:39pm 3 Comments

As a person with type one diabetes, I feel it is important to "recharge" and "fine tune" my care skills. It is a never-ending task and challenge.

I ordered a more recent copy of Gary Scheiner's book "THINK LIKE A PANCREAS" and read it in a…

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Gaining Control

Posted by Denise on March 4, 2015 at 9:00am 2 Comments

Hi everyone!



I am a previous tudiabetes member from 2007 I believe. Since then I've decided to go back to school and focus my efforts on a degree that has always interested me! Needless to say I have let my health slip away and I hope I… Continue

Verapamil Starts a Phase-II Trial

Posted by joshualevy on March 1, 2015 at 8:36pm 1 Comment

Soundtrack is "I'm Bad, I'm Nationwide" by ZZ Top:

http://grooveshark.com/#!/s/I+m+Bad+I+m+Nationwide/3OTEOT

Verapamil Starts a…

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