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I Guess This Really Isn't a "Discussion"...

So we're doing a "sensor study" with my 3 1/2 year old Type 1 Sweetie and there are some discrepancies between it and her meter throughout…

Started by Cobi Campbell

14 Oct 9, 2009
Reply by Sheila

Why do I need to use data management tools?

Why do I need to use data management tools like the glucofacts software? I don't think I can install it on my net book?

Started by AJacob

6 Oct 8, 2009
Reply by Dave In MD

Weird troubles with morning sugars

I'm wondering if anyone can provide any insight as to why this happens. I'll use this morning as an example. I woke up and was 109. I knew…

Started by Tiffany Easter

26 Oct 8, 2009
Reply by Tiffany Easter

Drinking with D: Diabetes and Alcohol

This weekend I was at a friends birthday, and as I poured my 3rd Vodka I rememembered (rather vaguely) something I read somewhere… Diabetic…

Started by Henry

26 Oct 7, 2009
Reply by Porter

AM I more than 70 % RIGHT?

I take around 100ml to 150 ml ,daily with salad and around 100 gm roasted chicken or some time with fish OR 1 beer with 50 gm potato chips…

Started by ravinder

4 Oct 7, 2009
Reply by Terry Keelan

i don't feel well

can some one out there help me. Yesterday i nearly pasted out at the garage had to have a coke as i felt really ill no energy at all. Today…

Started by Bill Alexander

10 Oct 7, 2009
Reply by Teena

Helping Hints!

This is a post to hear everyone's single most helpful hint that they've found over the years. Mine would be that since I've grown sick of g…

Started by Christine

11 Oct 6, 2009
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I had my flu shot done this morning. Nearly my entire life (since my diagnosis with Type 1 Diabetes in 84') I have always had my Flu shot d…

Started by Danny

63 Oct 6, 2009
Reply by Jim

Persistent Symptoms Post-Severe Hypo/Seizure

Hi all, I've had a few severe lows and a few seizures in my lifetime, always during my sleep (when I'm awake, I can tell I'm hypo and just…

Started by Jim

13 Oct 6, 2009
Reply by Jim

I love the Omnipod...but there are things I miss about Minimed

I have been on the Omnipod for the last 3 weeks. Huge fan of it, I won't be going back to a tube system again! There are, however, some thi…

Started by David Eddy

10 Oct 6, 2009
Reply by Dave    _




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