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Replacing your meter

How often do you do this? I just read an article a meter should be replaced after a year. Whoops. I'm not sure how old my current meter is!

Started by Cara

14 Aug 30, 2009
Reply by Unicornzzz

Low BS Unawareness

How long before I become unaware of my BS lows? I have been diagnosed for 3 years and am still very aware of lows, I feel them as soon as t…

Started by elaine peterson

36 Aug 30, 2009
Reply by elaine peterson

Diabetes Daily community

I just wanted to share blood sugar management tools:: http://www.diabetesdaily.com/tools/ You have to make a user account and join the co…

Started by Steve Manwaring

0 Aug 30, 2009

What do you expect from your Diabetes Software

I am a recently diagnosed type I diabetic and a software engineer by profession. When it came to recording your blood sugar values and keep…

Started by Ashish Virmani

18 Aug 30, 2009
Reply by John Henry

How Do You Teach

how do you teach younger kids how to help you, if something happens to you? I have young nephews and nieces, sometimes I have to babysit t…

Started by MelissaM

8 Aug 30, 2009
Reply by Leo2

Who pays for your meds?

For once, not a question for V.... With all the discussion about healthcare in the US, I'm curious.... Who pays for your treatment? Do you…

Started by Katie Zeller

227 Aug 29, 2009
Reply by TuDiabetes Administration

where i am wrong?

at 7 a.m 200 then i take 4-5 units regular, after that tea at 9a.m reguar 10 units n- 10 units , at 10 a. m break fast, it is 250 at 12 p.…

Started by ravinder

5 Aug 29, 2009
Reply by Karen

another question.

Sorry for so many questions about the ping but i was wondering if there was anyway to set an alarm to remind me when to change my site. My…

Started by Taylor Moody

1 Aug 29, 2009
Reply by Taylor Moody

After lying to the sensor.

Those who have responded, Thank You. Going on day five on the minimed cgm. What are the symptoms for time to change the cgm? Thanks, Sid

Started by Sidney Partridge smile

3 Aug 28, 2009
Reply by Leann

Family history of diabetes

Hi! I'm a type 1 diabetic and reporter at the Tuscaloosa News and am writing a story on diabetes within families. I'm trying to find famil…

Started by Ashley Boyd

3 Aug 28, 2009
Reply by Christopher Frankie




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