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Questions about 16 year old son, job, college ....

Hi all, My son has been doing pretty good with his D lately but a few issues are weighing on my mind. He started his first job at a grocery…

Started by Jacob's momLatest Reply

Get Your Frakking Flu Shot

I've been a Type 1 for a little over 5 years. I've got my flu shot every year... But this year the flu (or some God-awful virus) got me bef…

Started by Timbeak48Latest 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…

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Pump Protocal at TSA Screening--what do you do?

So pump users, what do you do? I have been traveling a lot for work, and will not go through the new security machines. MiniMed told me tha…

Started by Spock

30 3 hours ago
Reply by jbowler

Retinopathy Replay UPDATE

I had some extremely severe retinopathy about 20 years ago and was saved by an extraordinary eye doc. Been T1 for 52. Tonight, I was puttin…

Started by Spock

26 12 hours ago
Reply by Spock

Infusion Set Site: Blood Beneath

So I have the tandem insulin pump and currently have a cannula attached to my left side. Today I noticed there is a bit of blood seeping in…

Started by DFresh

8 yesterday
Reply by Dave

Anyone know if Oxycodone and/or Valium impact insulin absorption?

Hi all, I recently hurt my back and while I don't usually take meds to manage pain, I opted in this time and am taking both Oxycodone and V…

Started by Chris

4 yesterday
Reply by Richard157

New group to help T1D's manage living life to its fullest?

Hi, I might be interested in starting a new group on TuD for people trying to manage their T1D while living a life full of activities and a…

Started by angivan

5 on Tuesday
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My Rebellion.

I used to think that my teenage years were unique. People would talk about their rebellious teenage years and how they stopped managing dia…

Started by TimmyMac

8 on Monday
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Lows and how to treat them

I was wondering how everyone deals with a low. Do you eat a certain amount of carbs and wait for it to come up. I'm having really bad lows…

Started by Alisha

24 Oct 24
Reply by Mocha

Any type 1s taking INVOKANA?

Hi are there any T1s taking INVOKANA in addition to their insulin?

Started by Playthebanjo

33 Oct 24
Reply by Alisha

I want one

But not available in the US??!! http://www.medgadget.com/2014/09/abbott-freestyle-libre-flash-continuous-glucose-monitoring-system.html

Started by Karen

66 Oct 24
Reply by Karen

Need advice on Levemir (and anything else I mention here ;))

Hi all! I have read, and read, and read some more and now I think I have TOO MUCH info in my head. Basically what I need at this point is t…

Started by woolds

3 Oct 24
Reply by Brian (bsc)

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