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Use the A1c NOW? Is it accurate?

Considering using Bayer's home test kit...wondering if others are using it and if it is as accurate as your doc's lab?

Started by Patricia

12 Sep 23, 2009
Reply by Patricia

dual wave ratio

Hello All, Pumping for about four months. Seems like no matter what I do, I peak two hours after I eat. Tried 60/40 ratio at 1 hour. Worse…

Started by Sidney Partridge smile

6 Sep 23, 2009
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A sensitive question to omnipod users...

Hello all! I am new to the forum, and looking for some input from omnipod users. I am weeks away from getting an omnipod, and I have a ques…

Started by Maggie Mountsier

2 Sep 23, 2009
Reply by Janet


What causes Pancreatitis and High Enzymes I have been in the hospital for a week now cause of this stuff

Started by Krystle Dawn Stoots

5 Sep 23, 2009
Reply by Leticia


can anybody name medicines for constipation , not effecting kidneys

Started by ravinder

7 Sep 22, 2009
Reply by Gerri

Low 25 BG: I would like to understand better today's EXTREMELY LOW BG episode: please share your symptoms while/during that low.

Hi, I am a type 1 insulin dependent diabetic of 25 years and use an insulin pump. Low Bgs are not new to me but the 2 lowest bgs this year…

Started by Ann M Meyers

14 Sep 22, 2009
Reply by KiwiRox

FREE Celiac (gluten intolerence) Testing Oct 10th at University of Chicago

Just a reminder for those of you who live in Chicago or can make the trek:) They offer these free screenings every fall (500 people tested…

Started by Patricia

4 Sep 22, 2009
Reply by Patricia


24 hr protein test volume---------- 2200ml value-------------118 normal range--------------15 to 150 mg/24 hr what are your views on this…

Started by ravinder

1 Sep 22, 2009
Reply by Sarah


Is airing the ever so controversial episode of Hannah Montana tomorrow. I sure hope they changed some things so it's not so fake and stupid.

Started by MelissaM

22 Sep 21, 2009
Reply by Wendy M


anyone using actos and had any problems?? thanks

Started by odie

0 Sep 21, 2009




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