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Victoza (liraglutide) for obesity: thoughts on weight management, diabetes, and quality of life

Victoza (liraglutide) is a once-daily injection that is currently approved for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Right now, Victoza comes i…

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New to CGM / Dex Com G4 - will be going in for a trial

I will be going in to try the Dex Com G4. Where would be the best place for me to start so that way I can get the most out of the trial? Wh…

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Medicare is Requesting Information on Engagement, Incentives and Behavioral Insights

From CMS: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is seeking input from stakeholders on the possibility of the Center for Medi…

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How Weird Am I? My 13 Year Honeymoon Continues

I've been lurking here for a few months and it's nice to be here among such knowledgeable people! I'll try to give a brief as possible syno…

Started by Badlands in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

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Reply by Shadow Dragon

Blood sugar and insulin discussions from non-diabetics

I've noticed that it really irritates me when people without diabetes talk about sugar spikes and insulin as if they are experts. Does anyo…

Started by Matti in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

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Reply by Badlands

OmniPod Occlusions

I have been a pump user since 10/2005. I started with the Medtronic Paradigm and used their pumps for 8 yrs. In the past year, I have tried…

Started by BayBornTarHeel in Insulin Pump Users Forum

8 1 hour ago
Reply by Christopher

Victoza (liraglutide) for obesity: thoughts on weight management, diabetes, and quality of life

Victoza (liraglutide) is a once-daily injection that is currently approved for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Right now, Victoza comes i…

Started by Manny Hernandez in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

22 2 hours ago
Reply by fayebella

Are my number too high already? When to start insulin?

I think I haven't opened my own thread here yet, although I find you people here most helpful (compared to other forums), by far. I've been…

Started by krisa in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum

34 3 hours ago
Reply by bjm2363

pros and cons of Omni Pod or conventional insulin pump

I'm starting to do research on insulin pumps rather than using MDI. I've gathered from reading here that some people find the ability to ma…

Started by lh378 in Insulin Pump Users Forum

4 3 hours ago
Reply by Terry

What Frustrates You About Diabetes?

JUST VENTING about things that I find frustrating...some things are laughable and some things are not. Ever have anyone to announce your me…

Started by 1DebY in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

17 4 hours ago
Reply by artwoman

Evaluating studies from a patient perspective

I just read a report about a study which said that major weight loss had no effect on cardiovascular disease in T2s, but of course, they sh…

Started by Natalie ._c- in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

6 9 hours ago
Reply by Yvonne

New to diabetes and frustrated

First, THANK YOU for this site! Next, I am leaving for the holiday weekend so if I do not respond to posts right away, it's because I am o…

Started by Lil~Bit in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

5 11 hours ago
Reply by acidrock23

Low dose Insulin challenges and low carb diets

I would like to eat low carb because the laws of small numbers make sense. (Although, the dietitian, and even the CDE would both like for m…

Started by lh378 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

20 12 hours ago
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