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clinical trials to preserve beta cells

Has anyone done any clinical trials for new onset or recent onset type 1 that preserves beta cells, like abate? I was wondering if anyone d…

Started by Wendi

11 Sep 25, 2009
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Phase II--Islet Regeneration

From www.diabetesincontrol.com Phase II Begins for a New Islet Regeneration Treatment Exsulin Corporation announces next phase II trial o…

Started by Gerri

7 Sep 24, 2009
Reply by Scott Strumello

Infusion marks

My 8 year old get these little red marks from her infusion sets has anyone else found some cream or something to reduce these? She changes…

Started by Molly

3 Sep 24, 2009
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Novo Nordisk Innovo injector device - anything better out there?

Hi All, For those of you who are on insulin injections as treatment, has anyone found anything similiar or better than the novo "Innovo" d…

Started by Billy2sheds

6 Sep 23, 2009
Reply by Colin Pye

62 Years of Type 1 Diabetes

I was born in Roanoke, VA in 1939. In the early months of 1945 I had measels, chicken pox and mumps. Shortly after that I began showing all…

Started by Richard157

43 Sep 23, 2009
Reply by Adam McDaniel

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




From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

Diabetes Among Hispanics: We’re not all the same

US Hispanics are often portrayed in the press as a single, monolithic group. But anyone who has spent any time in San Francisco’s Mission District or the Bronx can tell you, we’re not all the same. Now we’re finding out Read on! →

Diabetes entre los hispanos: no somos todos iguales

Traducido por Mila Ferrer.    A menudo los Hispanos en Estados Unidos son retratados en la prensa como un solo grupo, monolítico. Pero cualquiera que haya pasado algún tiempo en el  Mission District de San Francisco o el Bronx se Read on! →

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