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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…

Started by lh378 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-DiabetesLatest Reply

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…

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

Seeking people with Type 2, on insulin injections, for study of needle-free glucagon

A clinical study for a new needle-free glucagon for treatment of severe hypoglycemia in people on insulin is being conducted at several cen…

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

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T1 Livabetik T2 Diabetic

To change the mass confusion of Diabetes as 1 disease. I call for a Change. type one is now Livabetes, and type 2 can remain Diabetes. That…

Started by A. Barney in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

20 15 minutes ago
Reply by curlysarah

Question about poor site absorption

I'm an Omnipod user, for a bit over a year now. I've read here many times about tubed pump users having poor absorption at a site, pulling…

Started by Dave in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

3 58 minutes ago
Reply by JohnG

Fuelband CGM?

Wouldn't it be neat if a Nike Fuelband could be adapted to work like a CGM?

Started by Cosumne Jan in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

10 1 hour ago
Reply by Cosumne Jan

Doing good... but

Saw my primary today. Got gently scolded for not seeing him sooner (it's been more than 6 months). Hba1c is best ever at 5.0, and no signif…

Started by JustLookin in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

2 1 hour ago
Reply by Cosumne Jan

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

11 1 hour ago
Reply by Shadow Dragon

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

2 4 hours ago
Reply by uptowngirl

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

24180 6 hours ago
Reply by Pastelpainter

Other Than the Obvious, What Causes Drops in Blood Glucose?

So far, my list includes: - insulin doses out of balance with carbohydrate intake - very low carb intake, skipped meals, fasts (with no dos…

Started by Eucritta in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

19 10 hours ago
Reply by Sam

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

10 11 hours ago
Reply by Christopher

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…

Started by lh378 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

12 11 hours ago
Reply by Christopher

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