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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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when someone has diabetes and neglects it

I have recently had a few experiences of good friends who developed Type2 Diabetes and are either in denial or just totally not dealing wit…

Started by Negg in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

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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…

Started by Manny Hernandez in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

25 2 hours ago
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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

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Diabetic retinopathy laser surgery

I just had retinopathy laser surgery last week. This week my right eye will be done. Has anyone experienced headaches after the surgery. I…

Started by jeanettephx in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

1 3 hours ago
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Can Antibodies tests be initially negative and months/years later be positive for LADA?

Can the antibody tests to diagnose LADA/Type 1.5 be initially negative and months or years later be re-run and come back positive? I know t…

Started by Kate in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum

20 5 hours ago
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Diabetic Motorcyclists come in!

So, I wanted to create a thread for us bikers! Truth be told, Im gathering interest for a group to be created for us. There's many things t…

Started by Dan P in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

1 5 hours ago
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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

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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

28 5 hours ago
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food scale

What food scale do you use to measure your carbs? What's good, what's bad, what's unnecessary? I figure that this group ought to know what'…

Started by lh378 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

13 6 hours ago
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accuracy vs cost

My prescription for a three month supply of one touch strips is $87. My local pharmacy (Publix supermarkets) has a generic brand meter for…

Started by Kelsie in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

10 7 hours ago
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