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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…

Started by lh378 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-DiabetesLatest Reply

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…

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

Seeking people with Type 2, on insulin injections, for study of needle-free glucagon

A clinical study for a new needle-free glucagon for treatment of severe hypoglycemia in people on insulin is being conducted at several cen…

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

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Has Obamacare Changed anything for Insurance?

Hi everyone! Forgive me if this has already been hit on as a topic. Because of the new laws with insurance, my folks have informed me that…

Started by Captain in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

0 2 hours ago

supplies to carry with you at all times and advice about testing and injecting on the go

I've learned that my diabetic supplies and necessities include glucometer and extra test strips, insulin pen and extra needles (how many),…

Started by lh378 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

12 2 hours ago
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BGStar (and Agamatrix) software on 64bit windows

Sanofi BGSTar, which is made by Agamatrix and rebranded, comes with a software compatible only with 32 windows. If you try to install it on…

Started by garidan in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

3 4 hours ago
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Yes or No: cured in your lifetime?

Simple word (unless someone can show me how to do a poll here) (:::Z Yes or No... do you BELIEVE there will be a cure within your lifetime…

Started by Stuart in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

771 4 hours ago
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Enlite sensor use term

The prior Medtronic GCM sensors could be used up to about 18 days with good accuracy. I have the new 530g with the enlite sensor. I would b…

Started by Phil Christian in Insulin Pump Users Forum

62 5 hours ago
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ADHD and Diabetes

I'm sure this type of question has been around before but this is from an adult perspective. I was diagnosed Type 1 in May 2014. I've had A…

Started by JeffJinSD in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

0 5 hours ago

Pump pain

Does anyone else have difficulty finding places on their stomach for their pumps? I am noticing that I feel the insulin when I bolus now. I…

Started by Kristin in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

3 6 hours ago
Reply by karen

Ask Manny!!!

CLICK HERE to go straight to the answers, without reading the thread. We're going to test-run a new idea on TuDiabetes: "Ask Manny"   Th…

Started by Emily Coles in TuDiabetes News

36 6 hours ago
Reply by karen

Tape not sticking!

I've been using the dexcom cgm for about 6 weeks. I've had at least 5 sensors that fell off withing 2 days. The tape just seems to not stic…

Started by Jean Leonard in Continuous Glucose Monitoring Forum

21 7 hours ago
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Adderall and Type 1 - complications, experience, advice?

Hi everyone. I am T1, on an insulin pump and have never had an A1C over 6.0. I was recently diagnosed with ADHD and have started Adderall f…

Started by S. Harper in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

2 7 hours ago
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From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

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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