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Snap Strong and Simple Challenge

Hey Insulin Pump Users, The good people at Asante Solutions - maker of the Snap pump - just started a program called "Snap Strong and Simpl…

Started by Emily Coles in Insulin Pump Users ForumLatest Reply

T2 Dance Crew™ Video Of The Week - Janette Manrara

Posted by Mike Lawson in the Big Blue Test Blog on Tuesday October 28th, 2014 So You Think You Can Dance Alum Janette Manrara’s Latin Danc…

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DHF Wants To Know About You!

The Diabetes Hands Foundation Facebook page should represent those touched by diabetes a little more. Thats why we need your help! Please l…

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

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What are YOU doing for World Diabetes Day?!

Here comes World Diabetes Day!! World Diabetes Day (WDD) is an annual campaign created by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and…

Started by Emily Coles in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

3 2 minutes ago
Reply by Emily Coles

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

26 29 minutes ago
Reply by Melitta

Snap Strong and Simple Challenge

Hey Insulin Pump Users, The good people at Asante Solutions - maker of the Snap pump - just started a program called "Snap Strong and Simpl…

Started by Emily Coles in Insulin Pump Users Forum

0 34 minutes ago

do you need to calculate protein and fat grams in addition to carbs?

I originally thought PWD only had to count carbs, and if they are taking insulin, know their insulin to carb ratio. But reading through thi…

Started by v/prediabetic in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

10 53 minutes ago
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Solara Medical

I just had a HORRIFIC experience with Solara as the distributor for my Dexcom G4, and I just wanted to post to make sure everyone's aware o…

Started by Adam Kaye in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

6 1 hour ago
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Alernate Site Testing?

I was in my chemistry lab yesterday and spilled some silver nitrate on my hands. Because of this, my hands are chemically stained for the n…

Started by TimmyMac in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

4 3 hours ago
Reply by Dan P

Pump Protocal at TSA Screening--what do you do?

So pump users, what do you do? I have been traveling a lot for work, and will not go through the new security machines. MiniMed told me tha…

Started by Spock in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

30 3 hours ago
Reply by jbowler

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

24487 5 hours ago
Reply by Pastelpainter

Basal or Bolus?

I've been Type 1 for 21+ years and am on MDI. My insulin to carb ratio is a very simple l:10 (Apidra); correction factor an easy 100; and m…

Started by Trudy in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

14 5 hours ago
Reply by Dave

What would you like your pump to do?

What (realistically) would you like your pump to be able to do? (By realistically I mean not "instantly cure diabetes" or "fly" haha)

Started by Nerdydude101 in Insulin Pump Users Forum

46 6 hours ago
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