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Need advice on tatoos

My wife has major involment in breast cancer awareness-for the cure and wants to get tatoo ( her first) and I said I would ask you ,my frei…

Started by michael

3 Sep 7, 2009
Reply by Elizabeth

Sure-T Question...Dave?

Ok, so I ordered a sample pack of Sure-T's when I was refilling my supply shipment today. I'm curious. But I've heard that the Sure-T's can…

Started by Amanda

25 Sep 6, 2009
Reply by Dave    _


Does anyone knows where i could have cheaper insulins? It's so expensive here... im taking Humulin 70/30.

Started by Michelle De Guzman

0 Sep 6, 2009

My first sick day

I woke up this morning running a 100.2 fever, dizzy, and have a nasty sore throat. I've been trying to do just liquids, chicken broth, etc.…

Started by Elizabeth

8 Sep 5, 2009
Reply by Unicornzzz

Reducing Basal rate - Ideas or Input appreciated

Ok, so my situation is probably not typical. I've been searching online but have not found any really useful information. I do plan on brin…

Started by Trista

8 Sep 4, 2009
Reply by Dave    _

Insulin Pens

my new endo likes the pens and so I've switched from the vials to the pens. Last night was my first night using the Lantus pen. I know that…

Started by Elizabeth

3 Sep 4, 2009
Reply by Kristy

want to start north india diabetic association

if any body wants to start chandigarh diabetic association pls mail to aimtech.386@rediffmail.com

Started by ravinder

0 Sep 4, 2009

Standard Deviation and Average Blood Sugars

Hey, There's some recent buzz about the importance of looking not only at A1C's and average blood sugars but also at standard deviation. It…

Started by Kate Makinson

11 Sep 4, 2009
Reply by Nicolas

Does Everybody TRACK blood glucose?

I know we all TEST our blood - but are you TRACKING it? I have found that keeping good records of blood glucose is very helpful in determin…

Started by Lisa Bishop

14 Sep 3, 2009
Reply by Jan

What is your new HbA1c measurement

In the UK they have started measuring your HbA1c in millimoles per mol (mmol/mol) along your %. and from 1st of June 2011 it will be only g…

Started by nilufer

11 Sep 3, 2009
Reply by Betty J




From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

Diabetes Among Hispanics: We’re not all the same

US Hispanics are often portrayed in the press as a single, monolithic group. But anyone who has spent any time in San Francisco’s Mission District or the Bronx can tell you, we’re not all the same. Now we’re finding out Read on! →

Diabetes entre los hispanos: no somos todos iguales

Traducido por Mila Ferrer.    A menudo los Hispanos en Estados Unidos son retratados en la prensa como un solo grupo, monolítico. Pero cualquiera que haya pasado algún tiempo en el  Mission District de San Francisco o el Bronx se Read on! →

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