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Does anyone knows where i could have cheaper insulins? It's so expensive here... im taking Humulin 70/30.

Started by Michelle De Guzman

0 Sep 6, 2009

My first sick day

I woke up this morning running a 100.2 fever, dizzy, and have a nasty sore throat. I've been trying to do just liquids, chicken broth, etc.…

Started by Elizabeth

8 Sep 5, 2009
Reply by Unicornzzz

Reducing Basal rate - Ideas or Input appreciated

Ok, so my situation is probably not typical. I've been searching online but have not found any really useful information. I do plan on brin…

Started by Trista

8 Sep 4, 2009
Reply by Dave    _

Insulin Pens

my new endo likes the pens and so I've switched from the vials to the pens. Last night was my first night using the Lantus pen. I know that…

Started by Elizabeth

3 Sep 4, 2009
Reply by Kristy

want to start north india diabetic association

if any body wants to start chandigarh diabetic association pls mail to aimtech.386@rediffmail.com

Started by ravinder

0 Sep 4, 2009

Standard Deviation and Average Blood Sugars

Hey, There's some recent buzz about the importance of looking not only at A1C's and average blood sugars but also at standard deviation. It…

Started by Kate Makinson

11 Sep 4, 2009
Reply by Nicolas

Does Everybody TRACK blood glucose?

I know we all TEST our blood - but are you TRACKING it? I have found that keeping good records of blood glucose is very helpful in determin…

Started by Lisa Bishop

14 Sep 3, 2009
Reply by Jan

What is your new HbA1c measurement

In the UK they have started measuring your HbA1c in millimoles per mol (mmol/mol) along your %. and from 1st of June 2011 it will be only g…

Started by nilufer

11 Sep 3, 2009
Reply by Betty J

Stem Cells Converted to Insulin-Producing Cells – What Do You Make of These Findings?

Diabetes News Hound ran an article today about how researchers have converted human skin cells from two people with Type 1 diabetes into ce…

Started by Christopher Frankie

3 Sep 3, 2009
Reply by Jan

Discussion or Announcement????

Hello fellow TUd friends! I have an announcement to make. I will be having surgery on my left foot to graft skin onto the recent wound. The…

Started by Lois

12 Sep 3, 2009
Reply by Leticia




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