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Revolutionary Diabetes Clinical Trial Announced by Perle Bioscience

2015 European Trial Set with Goal of Insulin Independence Rome, Italy (December 18, 2014) – Perle Bioscience, Inc. announces the Insulin In…

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Let's build our new home together!

Help us build a new home! As 2014 winds down I want to take a minute to say "thank you." This year with your sup…

Started by Emily Coles in TuDiabetes NewsLatest Reply

Holiday Strategy

As many families do, my family gathers in the kitchen and around the dinner table for the holidays. Peach pie, pumpkin pie, breads, stuffin…

Started by Tamra in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-DiabetesLatest Reply

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Tandem T-Slim Bolus Settings

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), bu…

Started by Augustus27 in Insulin Pump Users Forum

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Word Association Game

Very simple, just post ONE WORD that is somehow associated with the previous word. Easy right?(Diabetes related words welcome but not nece…

Started by dino in Community Games, Other Topics

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Reply by pancreaswanted

Need a hand figuring out where to store my insulin.

It turns out our fridge has been intermittently freezing my insulin. (figured this out after finding water bottles next to it with ice in t…

Started by Kevin H in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

13 2 hours ago
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Heading into the light soon!!

JOY To The World! Happy Winter Everyone – Tis the season to be jolly!! I am more likely to offer up some folly and fun. It’s too early. I n…

Started by karen in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

4 5 hours ago
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To juice or not to juice

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, lemon…

Started by cherryred in Diabetes Recipes, Eating Habits and Foods

31 6 hours ago
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Birth Control to Manage Blood Sugars

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 num…

Started by Alex in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

5 7 hours ago
Reply by Skye

Will this damage my meter...

I am getting frustrated that there are NO cases that fit my Contour Next and USB Next. So I was wondering if I could take a magenet and sti…

Started by Jen in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

9 7 hours ago
Reply by Skye

Anyone else suffer from this?

If my blood sugars are not spot on, I am very unsteady with my walking and my speech. So.........this happens every time I eat. It is makin…

Started by Karen in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

19 9 hours ago
Reply by Skye

I want one

But not available in the US??!!

Started by Karen in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

113 10 hours ago
Reply by Karen

neuropathy complications? what can help?

Neuropathy Pain, Does anyone have any ways to help ease the pain that comes with Neuropathy? Waiting for an appointment with Specialist in…

Started by debraoxner in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

34 10 hours ago
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DHF receives $200,000 grant from Novo Nordisk

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Guest Post: World Diabetes Day 2014 on Twitter… sifting through the data

At Symplur we track hashtags, keywords, user accounts, and pretty much anything else on Twitter that has to do with healthcare. We collect the data and then build countless ways to slice it up so that we’re able to better Read on! →

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