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Inflammation and complications

I am a long time reader here (I've found amazing hope and resources through so many discussions). I came across this article (by Ginger Vie…

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I guess I am not a "Diabetic"

Ok, so for the last 39 years I have always considered myself a diabetic. I guess I have been wrong, according to what I have been reading…

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Consensus Conference on glucose monitoring, patient input needed!

Update on this post, made September 30, 2014:  read the document that came out of the Consensus Conference, where community comments below…

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Inflammation and complications

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