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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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Looking for an Endocrinologist in Rhode Island

Hi Everyone! I was with an amazing endocrinologist for my diabetes and, having moved states and changed insurances, I need to find a new do…

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Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes Are Caused by the Same Underlying Mechanism

Work by scientists at the Universities of Manchester and Auckland suggest that both major forms of diabetes, type-1 and type-2, are the res…

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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

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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

6 1 hour ago
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Pumping vs MDI - A Case for Both

I am flip flopping on Pumping or using MDI to manage my diabetes. I can argue for both. Pump: Mentally better, once it is set right. MDI: M…

Started by Trev in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

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Low dose Insulin challenges and low carb diets

I would like to eat low carb because the laws of small numbers make sense. (Although, the dietitian, and even the CDE would both like for m…

Started by lh378 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

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New to diabetes and frustrated

First, THANK YOU for this site! Next, I am leaving for the holiday weekend so if I do not respond to posts right away, it's because I am o…

Started by Lil~Bit in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

2 5 hours ago
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Ice Cream for PWD

I stumbled upon this video, recently: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_U6Jh6NAtzQ I've started using the same method, except I use heavy cr…

Started by Sam Iam in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

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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

16 6 hours ago
Reply by fayebella

supplies to carry with you at all times and advice about testing and injecting on the go

I've learned that my diabetic supplies and necessities include glucometer and extra test strips, insulin pen and extra needles (how many),…

Started by lh378 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

15 10 hours ago
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Diabetes Among Hispanics: We’re not all the same

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