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I will not apologize for my behavior!

Started by Christalyn in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by Kate 2 minutes ago. 35 Replies

Today I had the pleasure of meeting a group of people to chat about social media networking and such. In this group, was a man claiming to be a Natural doctor with business cards. Not a "DO" or an "MD" but some kind of Natural holistic doctor. He…Continue

New to Diabetes...

Started by Sey in New to Diabetes?. Last reply by Cyclinglady 10 minutes ago. 84 Replies

Hi All, I'm new here. Was looking for a support group and found this place. This is a little difficult for me because I'm actually a 33 year old physician, and who hears about physicians getting Diabetes and feeling helpless (well I pretty much…Continue

Tags: Intolerance, Glucose, Prediabetes, Diabetes

Medtronic's newest pump

Started by Sportster in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Sportster 21 minutes ago. 2 Replies

Did you see Medtronic has a 640G coming out 12/2015? I'm so excited that it finally has a new updated screen! And, just in time for my upgrade.Continue

Word Association Game

Started by dino in Community Games, Other Topics. Last reply by kuze 23 minutes ago. 24707 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

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New My First Entry

Posted by Christine on December 17, 2014 at 6:15am 2 Comments

I have never done this before. I hope I;m in the right place. I have had diabetes for about 12 years. Totally out of control. I take Metformin,Novalog and Lantus. My sugar are all over the place. I'm just chasing them. In the last week my sugars…

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New Animas pumper!

Posted by Mario on December 16, 2014 at 8:00am 1 Comment

I'm on my Animas Vibe pump for 5 days now. I really love the Animas color screen and the integrated Dexcom CGM ! After 10 years with a Medtronic pump (712-715-722) I was ready for a change!

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Posted by rick the "Blogabetic" on December 16, 2014 at 3:00am 6 Comments

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Yesterday morning I published a long version of my diagnosis story on the web site administered by my friend Scott Johnson. If…

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A Room for Wonder and Awe

Posted by Lorraine on December 15, 2014 at 8:50am 1 Comment

"I did not ask for success; I asked for wonder.

And You gave it to me"

"Khob gebetn vunder anshtot glik, un du host zey mir gegebn.



--Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel

Rabbi Heschel, some years ago made a…

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A1c

Posted by Jen on December 13, 2014 at 10:30pm 6 Comments

Lately I've gone a bit crazy adjusting pump settings trying to get my blood sugars to stay at SOME semblance of stable. I got my A1c the other day fully expecting it to be no better than my last one (which was 7.9) because I've been having so…

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It Gets Kind of Depressing

Posted by Kristinemac777 on December 13, 2014 at 2:00pm 6 Comments

I was officially diagnosed with Type II Diabetes on October 3rd. This revelation came on the heels of my husband losing his job (and therefore our health insurance). A week later we left on a two and a half week road trip/book tour (I'm a…

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