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Diabetics considered as handicapped?

Started by Atish in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by artwoman 58 minutes ago. 65 Replies

Can a diabetic considered to be a handicap?Yes then why? No then why?Please explain!Continue

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Pen needle reuse

Started by Sam in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by swisschocolate 3 hours ago. 18 Replies

So for those of you that reuse pen needles... What is the preferred method; capping the needle and unscrewing it off the pen? Or just putting the big cap on over the whole pen and leaving the needle attached to the pen? Or other ideas?

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Accepting my Type1 and OWNING it, not letting it own me :)

Started by diabeticdoll in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Terry 5 hours ago. 7 Replies

I spent a few weeks in ICCU, and it was my final wake up call, get it together, it is not going to go away, and the more i just take enough insulin to survive, the more i am cutting down my life, and the quality of my life is lower. I am doing…Continue

Dexcom adhesion issues

Started by Alyssa in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by Terry 6 hours ago. 12 Replies

I just had my first wasted sensor :( for some reason I am having adhesion issues (even my infusion set is acting up). I am going on a little weekend getaway and don't want to be stressing about losing another sensor! After inserting it and putting…Continue

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Where can I buy online injection port ? Thanks !

Posted by Alessio Alex on September 20, 2014 at 4:19pm 0 Comments

Where can I buy online medtronic i-port (injection port) or similar to medtronic i-port. Online ? :(

The doughnut hole

Posted by Ila on September 20, 2014 at 9:22am 2 Comments

First, I am doing extremely well with my blood sugar. I finally started paying attention to when I am full, and I was surprised at how little I can eat and still feel full. Also, as I indicated before I changed injection sites from my thigh to my…

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It's Been a While.....

Posted by Dee Meloche on September 19, 2014 at 6:19pm 1 Comment

It's been a long time since I logged in to this site.Alot has happened.I was a motel housekeeper at a motel in Windsor for 3 years when I decided to look for a new job in a hotel instead.I got tired of the cold in the winter and working outside…

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Viral causes of Type 1 diabetes

Posted by Elizwoo on September 19, 2014 at 2:29pm 5 Comments

Now is this spooky, a coincidence, huge bad luck or actually interesting from a medical perspective? I was diagnosed in December last year with type 1, sudden onset, at the grand old age of 48 and told that a virus probably triggered an inherited…

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Impression management and Diabetes - when to tell

Posted by rick the "Blogabetic" on September 19, 2014 at 4:30am 2 Comments

Impression management



Three times in the last 96 hours I have been involved in discussions about when and how to tell potential…

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For the Visual Learners

Posted by edenseffort on September 18, 2014 at 1:03pm 1 Comment

Throwback Thursday… my MOST VIEWED post by a landslide…

not a personal story about our journey – but happy to say it is an educational tool to help spread awareness!!

I am thankful…

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