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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…

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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…

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WHAT DOES INSULIN SMELL LIKE TO YOU?

I was talking to a few peeps about this some say it's an awful smell some think it is pleasant. Just about everyone has something else they…

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Accepting my Type1 and OWNING it, not letting it own me :)

I spent a few weeks in ICCU, and it was my final wake up call, get it together, it is not going to go away, and the more i just take enough…

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Type 1 and Weight Loss

Hi folks... hope you can provide some guidance here... I am a 54yo M and have had T1D for 42 years. I've always kept in great shape and wor…

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help... hi ketones

The past month has been crazy... my son's.blood sugars will be in the.normal levels for days... everything is going well.. Then all of a su…

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Pain In leg

I am type 1 since 2011 and my age is 27 yrs. I feel pain in my lower leg. Once I got it checked up with doctor and tests showed that there…

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Love and Diabetes

How does your loved one support you- or not? What could he/she do better? How has he/she surprised you with actions of support? Love is wo…

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Kaiser coverage in Georgia for pump/CGM

I am covered by my husband's insurance. He is retired AT&T and we are considering a switch from United Healthcare to Kaiser. I love my…

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Yes or No: cured in your lifetime?

Simple word (unless someone can show me how to do a poll here) (:::Z Yes or No... do you BELIEVE there will be a cure within your lifetime…

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Is it safe if insulin pump passes through scanners?

I have heard that insulin pump should not pass through scanners as they can malfunction. Does anybody in this forum has any knowledge/exper…

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Medicare CGM Access Act of 2014

Good evening, alerting to you : S. 2689, Medicare CGM Access Act of 2014. Introduced by Maine Senior Senator Susan Collins R, the bill has…

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Expired insulin?

Can expired insulin be.dangerous? Could that areason for highs & keytones?

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DHF TEAM

Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, Editor, has LADA)

Emily Coles
(Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Development Manager, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)


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Lead Administrator

Bradford (has type 1)


Administrators

Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)

Gary (has type 2)

David (dns) (type 2)

 

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