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    Pumping & Gastroparesis??

    Started by Chris Ullger in Insulin Pump Users Forum. Last reply by Chris Ullger 18 seconds ago. 6 Replies

    I was wondering for those of you using a pump who also have GP, do you use an Extended Bolus or Multiwave?? I am trying to figure out which would be the best of the 3 options.. Bolus will come in handy when I am running out of range or high but I…Continue

    Tags: bolus, gastroparesis, pumping, pump

    White House Petition to Standardize TSA Screenings For Diabetic Persons Wearing Devices

    Started by Christel in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Sam 35 minutes ago. 37 Replies

    This we can ALL get involved with... It only takes a moment to sign your name and help us all - Type 1, Type 2, Type EVERYONE...Please share this on your FB page, in emails with your friends in family... this can make a difference!…Continue

    Tags: x-ray, scanner, security, airport, TSA

    Cause of Type I and Type II The Same

    Started by Tiki in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by Brian (bsc) 36 minutes ago. 10 Replies

    Anybody hear about this yet? Thoughts?ArticleContinue

    Not feelings lows until they get REAL low

    Started by Nicole in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by meee 39 minutes ago. 3 Replies

    Hey everyone,If there is a discussion about this, please point me in the right direction. If not, hopefully this will generate some good responses.Lately I have not been feeling my lows until they get into the 40's. For example, I started to feel a…Continue

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    Bad news at the opthalmologist

    Posted by Kathyann on August 21, 2014 at 12:54pm 0 Comments

    I missed my appointment last year while I was fighting thyroid cancer. I had noticed in the past few months my left eye was blurry but thought I just needed new glasses. Apparently my left eye has a lot of edema near the retina. The three possible reasons they gave me were: diabetic retinopathy (and that was the best diagnosis), macular pucker (scarring) , and choroidal hemangioma (benign tumor). Now I have to wait to see the retina specialist but the opthalmologist said I will be having…

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    I'm home now

    Posted by Sensorium139 on August 21, 2014 at 11:14am 0 Comments

    After a frustrating night at the hospital I'm home. 

    Hopefully I can inject insulin into my tummy when I actually need it, right now I really don't as I'm hardly eating. I"m covered in iodine and bruises and I'm still in a ton of pain. 

    I've went through way too much for a 23 year old since Saturday. 

    Why does Mo’ Ne Davis matter

    Posted by rick the "Blogabetic" on August 21, 2014 at 5:00am 1 Comment

    Why does Mo’ Ne Davis matter

    And why she matters to diabetics



    So have you heard about the girl named Mo’ Ne Davis who is a 13 year old pitching phenomenon playing in the Little League World Series? She is the first Little Leaguer (boy or girl) to appear on the…

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    What's the Point?

    Posted by Tiki on August 21, 2014 at 3:06am 1 Comment

    August 20th is always a difficult day to get through. This day is my dad's birthday, he would have been 75 this year. My dad's death had a hugely negative impact on me, not just because I lost my father whom I love so much, but also because he died from complications of a disease we both shared.

    To be eleven years old and watch your dad die from a stroke right before your eyes is bad enough. To know that it was his type I diabetes, a disease you have as well, that lead to it...well…

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    Diabetes Among Hispanics: We’re not all the same

    US Hispanics are often portrayed in the press as a single, monolithic group. But anyone who has spent any time in San Francisco’s Mission District or the Bronx can tell you, we’re not all the same. Now we’re finding out Read on! →

    Diabetes entre los hispanos: no somos todos iguales

    Traducido por Mila Ferrer.    A menudo los Hispanos en Estados Unidos son retratados en la prensa como un solo grupo, monolítico. Pero cualquiera que haya pasado algún tiempo en el  Mission District de San Francisco o el Bronx se Read on! →

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