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trouble concentrating and forgeting things

I am having trouble concentrating and forgeting things while multitasking. Like, take the laundry down, take trash to curb and grab the mai…

Started by Sidney Partridge smile

5 Oct 3, 2009
Reply by Grace

Trivia Time

What food cannot legally be sold on the internet?

Started by Karen

5 Oct 2, 2009
Reply by Karen

That Contour USB :)

I have gotten myself on the list to receive one of these when they come out this fall! I'm just really excited because I like the Contour m…

Started by Karen

0 Oct 2, 2009

Trying to be a "good" diabetic. Am I doing this sick day thing right?

Everytime I get sick it seems like I catch everything imaginable. Right now I am quarantined to my room with an eye infection, ear infectio…

Started by Kim

6 Oct 2, 2009
Reply by Mike S.

Free meters

Hi all, I have been diabetic for 20 years, and my cousin's daughter was just recently diagnosed as well. I use the one touch meter that lin…

Started by Breanne

10 Oct 2, 2009
Reply by osumom

Have you ever fooled your monitor?

I have some test strips that were fine yesterday and this morning they say they are outdated. (Optium test strips) I'm not sure if this hap…

Started by MeadowLark

14 Oct 1, 2009
Reply by Jim

allergic to lantus

well basically, iv been on lantus for almost a year now, usually i inject it in my stomach and its fine, but when i inject it into my thigh…

Started by Melissa Long

6 Sep 30, 2009
Reply by Melissa Long

Looking for a D Support Group (live) for 12/13 year old NYC or Westchester

Does anyone know of a Diabetes Support Group for young teens in the New York City or Westchester County area? 12 year old, soon to be 13 ye…

Started by Jan

4 Sep 29, 2009
Reply by Kristin

Basal? Bolus? Could use some help...

So I've been having high numbers overnight...so last night I finished eating and bolusing by 6pm so that I could watch my basal overnight t…

Started by Stacey

9 Sep 29, 2009
Reply by Stacey

Honeymoon endng?

I am finding that with more and more food lately I am having to bolus for every 10 carbs for foods like cereal, bread, and some pastas. Fru…

Started by NyJonesy26/Ken

3 Sep 28, 2009
Reply by Jan




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