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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

A Bad Night of Lows

I made a mistake yesterday afternoon, overcorrected a random high of 293 (????) that proceeded a much desired Sunday dinner meal at 4.pm.,…

Started by Brunetta

1 Sep 21, 2009
Reply by Zoe

Sensitivity to bread

Does anyone else here have to take extra insulin with bread? Recently I started to notice that having bread with ANYTHING will send me up t…

Started by NyJonesy26/Ken

16 Sep 20, 2009
Reply by Joe Dennis




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