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What D-issues are most important to YOU?

A message from American Diabetes Association:   As we start to form our federal and state legislative and regulatory priorit…

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

Tell FDA your thoughts on the proposed Nutrition Fact Label (by Aug. 1)

A change to the Nutrition Label we are so familiar with and food serving sizes used in labels is currently being considered by the Food and…

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

Consensus Conference on glucose monitoring, patient input needed!

On September 28th there will be a Consensus Conference in DC, in which representatives from (1) government, payers, employers; (2) advocacy…

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

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Isn't Juvenile Diabetes an Antiquated term?

I see this terminology all the time, especially JDRF. Maybe after 50+ years of Type 1, I am no longer juvenile and hate to be corralled in…

Started by Spock in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

18 38 minutes ago
Reply by acidrock23

Carb Question and Losing Weight?

Hi Everyone, how many carbs do you eat per day? I eat under 90 carbs a day (and 90 is a very high day) -- I usually average more like 45-60…

Started by jesikabeth in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

5 1 hour ago
Reply by Cosumne Jan

Prediabetes

I've been diagnosed with prediabetes LADA type. My doctor told me I have 80% possibilities to end up being insulin-dependent. My question…

Started by PLAZAPU in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum

18 1 hour ago
Reply by Zoe

AquaPac failed, 722 Pump Broken

Hey everyone, I just got back from a 3 week Backpacking trip to Thailand. I had ordered an Aquapac Insulin Pump waterproof case for my swim…

Started by Dave.Ladner in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

2 2 hours ago
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rapid onset Type 1 diabetes in adults

Hi: As many of you know, I write a lot of blogs on misdiagnosis of adult-onset Type 1 diabetes (adults with new-onset T1D who are misdiagno…

Started by Melitta in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

196 2 hours ago
Reply by Denver

Ensuring a Successful Hospital Stay

Betsy Carlisle In the past, it was considered acceptable for people with diabetes to have high blood glucose levels during a hospital stay.…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

2 2 hours ago
Reply by Kathy

Novo Nordisk Introduces New Insulin Device to US market

This article Novo Nordisk Introdices New Insulin Device to US Market was found at Diabetes Health Diabetes Health Staff Jul 26, 2014 Novo N…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

1 2 hours ago
Reply by BriannaM

Scar tissue prevention techniques?

Just learning where to post things on this site :) Already posted this in a group and now trying the forum too...I read some past posts but…

Started by jenndaloop in Insulin Pump Users Forum

5 3 hours ago
Reply by IrishOak

Donut Hole

Two years ago BCBS stopped covering my insulin in December. Last year it was in late October. Today I was told by my pharmacy that this was…

Started by David Yoder in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

2 3 hours ago
Reply by IrishOak

Dexcom on Arm

So, I've been using my Dexcom on my arm, really feels great there and no pain when inserting. I just changed out my sensor and did this pla…

Started by Sarah in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

5 5 hours ago
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