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Researchers at Columbia University are inviting members of TuDiabetes community to participate in a research study investigating different…

Started by Emily Coles in Diabetes trials, studies and surveysLatest Reply

Extra Time, Use it Wisely - Meter Accuracy

More Time! FDA has extended the comment period for glucose system guidance to May 7.  If you have commented, Thank You!   If you have not,…

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

CA bill to label sugary sodas, says sugar consumption leads to diabetes

State Sen. Bill Monning (D-Carmel) and the California Medical Assn. said the legislation is necessary because research links sugary drink c…

Started by Melitta in Type 1 Diabetes ForumLatest Reply

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Thoughts on Dr Berstein's book?

Has anyone read Dr Bernstein's book about his low carb way of living? I have recently read it and am very interested in what he has to say,…

Started by Kiwikrystie in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

1 43 minutes ago
Reply by Nyadach

splitting long acting dose

Why do some people split their long acting dose, so for example they'll take 10 units in the morning then 10 at night rather than taking th…

Started by Dani in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

22 53 minutes ago
Reply by Nyadach

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

23526 2 hours ago
Reply by kuze

Does the medical team at your local ER know how to care for Type 1 patients?

My PCP sent me to the emergency room last week. I was wondering how other ERs care for Type 1 patients - especially when the apparent reaso…

Started by Marypat in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

27 3 hours ago
Reply by Sensorium139

Dexcom transmitter life.

Is it a big secret that the Dexcom G4 transmitter is only guaranteed for 6 months? Mine has a dead battery after 11 months. On the Seven sy…

Started by Joe in Continuous Glucose Monitoring Forum

17 5 hours ago
Reply by PumpGirl

Can't help myself ! Need your help

I'm a T1 and an insulin pump user. I thought i would be able to adjust basal settings on my own but the erratic readings made me perplexed.…

Started by Chadha in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

10 5 hours ago
Reply by Terry

Type One Diabetic ID Patch?

Been looking for a Type One Diabetic ID Patch for my backpack. Only found 2 in all of the interwebz! Google type one diabetic id patch and…

Started by Troy in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

6 5 hours ago
Reply by Troy

Dealing with your Endocrinologist

Started by Beau in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

7 7 hours ago
Reply by Terry

How fast should Novolog be

How fast should a fast acting insulin like Novolog be. For me Novolog takes more than an 90 min to act. So when doing carb counting, I have…

Started by Sharif Munshi in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

8 7 hours ago
Reply by Christopher

Anyone else concerned about this piece of proposed California legislation? (AB-1893 - Sharps waste)

http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billTextClient.xhtml We are preparing a letter opposing the language, and questioning the validity…

Started by Manny Hernandez in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

5 8 hours ago
Reply by Manny Hernandez

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