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Researchers at Columbia University are inviting members of TuDiabetes community to participate in a research study investigating different…

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

Extra Time, Use it Wisely - Meter Accuracy

More Time! FDA has extended the comment period for glucose system guidance to May 7.  If you have commented, Thank You!   If you have not,…

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

CA bill to label sugary sodas, says sugar consumption leads to diabetes

State Sen. Bill Monning (D-Carmel) and the California Medical Assn. said the legislation is necessary because research links sugary drink c…

Started by Melitta in Type 1 Diabetes ForumLatest Reply

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Well I tried it - infusion site in left boob

I think it was here at TuDiabetes that I read about some other women trying it. I wanted to give the usual places a rest - so I went for it…

Started by artwoman in Insulin Pump Users Forum

84 1 hour ago
Reply by PumpGirl

Meter Results

I have been a T2 for 4 months now. Today I received a new meter in the mail as a result of joining Bayer Healthcare. I signed up for the fr…

Started by debsgsd in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

6 2 hours ago
Reply by jims

Quick fall on the ice Monday; BROKEN ANKLE...Advice Please...

First (and /final) Facts: Ohio winters can begin early, and persist in length, variability and severity. Though it was 56 today, four days…

Started by Brunetta in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

101 2 hours ago
Reply by DianaS

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

23493 2 hours ago
Reply by kuze

BMJ Article on Fat vs Carbs and Heart Disease Risk

http://m.openheart.bmj.com/content/1/1/e000032.full In summary, the original data recommending low fat diet was flawed. They reported on st…

Started by Super_sally in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

2 2 hours ago
Reply by Super_sally

Can you get thin without having to eat low carb?

So I want to know what is the best route to get results: Eating a healthy balanced low carb diet approx. 60ish carbs a day (including a lit…

Started by Shark in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

3 3 hours ago
Reply by acidrock23

Struggling with losing weight and my type 2.

Hello all I am struggling with my type 2, I have read several books on diabetes, and to be honest they all say something opposite from the…

Started by Debbie Anderson in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

18 4 hours ago
Reply by PumpGirl

Medtronic CGM - Anyone have experience?

Hi Everyone! I'm new to TuDiabetes. Just over a year ago, I was diagnosed with LADA - Type 1.5 diabetes. I was originally misdiagnosed as T…

Started by PumpGirl in Continuous Glucose Monitoring Forum

21 4 hours ago
Reply by PumpGirl

ACA Insurance Coverage: From Syringes to Pump

I am a 29 year old T1 diabetic. For a long time I have been uninsured and had been injecting with syringes and vials since it was the cheap…

Started by DFresh in Insulin Pump Users Forum

2 6 hours ago
Reply by SugarFreed

Does the medical team at your local ER know how to care for Type 1 patients?

My PCP sent me to the emergency room last week. I was wondering how other ERs care for Type 1 patients - especially when the apparent reaso…

Started by Marypat in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

24 6 hours ago
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