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Big Blue Test kick-off party with DHF staff!

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Tell the FDA What's Important When it Comes to Living with Diabetes

On November 3, the FDA will host an unprecedented discussion between the diabetes community and its senior agency leadership (both drugs…

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T2 Dance Crew™ Video Of The Week

Posted by Mike Lawson in the Big Blue Test Blog on Tuesday October 21st, 2014 So You Think You Can Dance Alum Fik-Shun’s Hip-Hop Routine…

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Insulin

Hi all, for those of you following my story, I am likely early LADA, ant GAD antibodies but I am 15 weeks pregnant and that pushes me into…

Started by Catvet in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum

4 25 minutes ago
Reply by Zoe

Replacing a broken Dexcom Reciever

Hi! I have a question about the Dexcom G4 receiver. I dropped it and the black buttons fell off and after not being able to reattach them I…

Started by HeidiS in Continuous Glucose Monitoring Forum

1 49 minutes ago
Reply by diabeticdoll

Quick Update

Just an update since my last visit to NIH in July when I was diagnosed with LADA. My A1c was 5.9 while eating the recommended 60 grams carb…

Started by bjm2363 in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum

46 1 hour ago
Reply by Terry

Suffering from scleredema diabeticorum (Buschke's disease)?

I have just recently been diagnosed with scleredema diabeticorum (Buschke's disease). It's a painful skin irritation on my neck and shoulde…

Started by Christopher Boyer in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

1 4 hours ago
Reply by Karen

Hello!

Hi! I'm so glad I found this place! I was just diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes this past week. I was put on Metformin/Glipizide pill (500mg/…

Started by AlexanderB in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

15 4 hours ago
Reply by David (dns)

I just recived the new (Genteel) lancing device

I the hopes of finding a more comfortable way to gain meter samples I'm trying this new device. So fare my likes are slightly ahead of my d…

Started by JohnG in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

10 7 hours ago
Reply by Sandy

Whey Protein for T1?

Just read a promising study (i think it is a study that has been repeated by two different researcher teams over the past decade) with find…

Started by Melissa Price in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

2 11 hours ago
Reply by acidrock23

Lows and how to treat them

I was wondering how everyone deals with a low. Do you eat a certain amount of carbs and wait for it to come up. I'm having really bad lows…

Started by Alisha in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

24 18 hours ago
Reply by Mocha

What's in your bag?

This may seem silly, and guys you can bow out if you want, or answer if you will. I have a bad neck and degenerative disc disease in my upp…

Started by sdkate in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

51 18 hours ago
Reply by Babs

Power outages and insulin

We had a wind storm here last night and power got knocked out for large swaths of the city. My power was out from about 11 PM until almost…

Started by Jen in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

7 19 hours ago
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Meet The 2014 Big Blue Test Grant Recipients

  This year Diabetes Hands Foundation has pledged US$35,000 in Big Blue Test grants, continuing its support for programs aimed at providing lifesaving supplies, medical tests, treatment, and patient education to people living in need who have or at risk Read on! →

Kim Vlasnik: The Patient Voice

  Kim Vlasnik, you NAILED it! In this video, Kim Vlasnik takes our breath away as she describes what its like to be a person with diabetes. Fortunately, Stanford’s Medicine-X Conference gives ePatients, like Kim, a chance to speak since we carry the Read on! →

Diabetes Hands Foundation Team

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Manny Hernandez
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Emily Coles
(Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Development Manager, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)

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Brian (bsc) (has type 1)


Administrators

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Marie B (has type 1)

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Gary (has type 2)

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