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How To Become A Joslin Medalist

There are links below containing information about the Joslin Medalist Program. If you scroll to the bottom of the page on the first link,…

Started by Richard157

5 Sep 14, 2009
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The Dawn Phenomenon

I'd like to get a little more info on this. Over the last 2 weeks I have been waking with much higher number than I went to sleep with. On…

Started by Kenneth Kellner

22 Sep 14, 2009
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My exercise challenge - T1 - New to running - need input..!!

So today I ran a 5k race.. it snuck up on me.. long story. But, I was determined to do it and made a commitment that if at any time I felt…

Started by Desiree Schmitt

23 Sep 13, 2009
Reply by Elizabeth

Pump Help... :(

I am having issues with getting a new pump. I got the Omnipod pump in Feb. of 2009 and found in may that I did not like it. Im a hairstylis…

Started by Heather Nicole

12 Sep 12, 2009
Reply by Maya Powell

Stupid Question

If I was to marry my boyfriend, who has fantastic insurance, would I be covered under his policy immediately after our marriage for diabete…

Started by Elizabeth

18 Sep 12, 2009
Reply by Elizabeth

Tucson Arizona?

Anyone from there? I am making my way over there tonight from San Diego, I would love to meet my first Arizona Diabetic friend this week =]…

Started by Kenny!

0 Sep 12, 2009


Should I be worried about a small amount of ketones? I've been running higher, 200- 325 for two days and not eating much, so I tested for k…

Started by Elizabeth

5 Sep 11, 2009
Reply by Elizabeth

which pump ?

hi friends, i checked my A1c yesterday and it was 8.4 and i am very upset with my readings and i am planning to get a insulin pump if it s…

Started by vinodh

13 Sep 11, 2009
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How do I tell if I have scar tissue?

Hello all! New to the forums and have questions for you pump users. Ive been using a 6mm cannula with the minimed quick set ever since I f…

Started by onesaint

14 Sep 11, 2009
Reply by onesaint

Switching from Cozmo to Medtronic

I will admit I am not used to it yet but Ive recently switched my Cozmo to a Medtronic 722 and am very unhappy. The problems I am having is…

Started by Brad

17 Sep 11, 2009
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