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Heading into the light soon!!

Started by karen in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by swisschocolate 3 hours ago. 4 Replies

JOY To The World! Happy Winter Everyone – Tis the season to be jolly!! I am more…Continue

To juice or not to juice

Started by cherryred in Diabetes Recipes, Eating Habits and Foods. Last reply by sdkate 3 hours ago. 31 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

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Birth Control to Manage Blood Sugars

Started by Alex in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by Skye 4 hours ago. 5 Replies

I just spoke to my wndo about putting me on hormonal birth control to help manage my blood sugars. I have the worst time controlling my numbers during my period and it makes my a1c higher than I think it should be. I have been using a non hormonal…Continue

Tandem T-Slim Bolus Settings

Started by Augustus27 in Insulin Pump Users Forum. Last reply by chipchap42 4 hours ago. 12 Replies

Hey guys,Long time since I've been on here but a lot has changed since then. I was doing 4 shots a day (3 Apidra/NovoLog and 1 Lantus), but now I have been fortunate enough to go on the pump, more specifically the T-Slim by Tandem. It's still a…Continue

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The Gift of Support

Posted by rick the "Blogabetic" on December 22, 2014 at 2:00am 0 Comments

The Gift of Support

This is the first of three blogs exploring the gifts we receive as members of our TUdiabetes community. In this…

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When put diet and exercise as treatment, what does that mean to you?

Posted by Grasseater on December 21, 2014 at 5:53pm 1 Comment

For me as a T2 no meds, no physical limitations (other than being 69). Diet means controlled carb (not necessarily low carb). I try to be consistent with the amount and type of carbs from day to day. I have learned what different foods do to my… Continue

From the "Latin" T1D

Posted by Bruce on December 21, 2014 at 2:05pm 1 Comment

" A scriptor diabetic A1c hemoglobin ...

quod multipliciter potest esse mensura : roamin ' .

Sed semper velit experiri ...

Ut ' mensus prope IRCA VII .

Quanquam ne Romani quidem "

--- Vestras Napoli , Italiano T1D natus…

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New to Omnipod..

Posted by Tracy on December 20, 2014 at 9:25pm 2 Comments

Hi! I just started with the Omnipod on Monday. I am 37 and have been Type 1 for 30 years. I was always resistant to a pump because of the tubing but when I discovered the Omnipod system I decided pumping was definitely worth a shot. Its been a…

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"Chillin'-Out"?

Posted by Bruce on December 20, 2014 at 4:18pm 1 Comment

I was reading thru the 12/2014-1/2015 issue of AARP Magazine & the 1/2015-2/2015 issue of Diabetes Forecast today. Interestingly in the former publication, specifically on Page 7 (lower left corner under “Ask Dr. Scrooge”) is stated that –…

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Phase-II Results from Rebooting The Immune System To Cure Type-1

Posted by joshualevy on December 20, 2014 at 12:43pm 0 Comments

First, a discussion about naming.  In the past, I've referred to this treatment as the "Burt" treatment, because that was the senior (last listed) author of the first paper I saw on it, and because I didn't have a better name for it.  I…

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