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Nerve damage due to injury or beginning of neuropathy?

For the past couple of months I have had bouts of tingling and shooting pain down my right arm into my thumb and sometimes my left side of…

Started by KiwiRox

8 Oct 22, 2009
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Hypo Question - have any of you experienced this?

As I was walking to the train this morning, I started feeling my BG get really low very suddenly. It's hard to describe but this is the 2nd…

Started by Rachelle

11 Oct 21, 2009
Reply by Baby Tee

at diagnosis

were any of you put on just the long acting insulin?

Started by MelissaM

11 Oct 21, 2009
Reply by Dr Michael Hill

which is better(little exercise and a1c 6 ordaily hard exercise like playing ,swimming for 1-2 hours and a1c 7

which gives more good results little exercise and a1c 6 or daily hard exercise like playing ,swimming for 1-2 hours and a1c 7

Started by ravinder

3 Oct 21, 2009
Reply by Dave    _

My little Ms. Caroline

My little Ms. Caroline, who I have known since 18 months, another reason I hate the D http://diabetesliving.yuku.com/topic/1176

Started by Karen

14 Oct 21, 2009
Reply by Genie

Omnipod after care

After my 7 year old daughter wears it for 3 days her skin is blotchy. We use SKin pRep and Unisolve to help with removing all the adhesive.…

Started by April Collis

1 Oct 21, 2009
Reply by stacey

help needed despertely

i am a type 1 for 23 years.i live in greece/thessaloniki . things gone very bad the past 3 years.i have no job,income,and no insurance.some…

Started by akis sismanidis

1 Oct 21, 2009
Reply by Terry Keelan

Help Us Find A Cure

The Wii Mommies would like to extend their welcome to Dr.Kristi Funk, a board-certified surgical breast specialist and an expert in minimal…

Started by Amy Domestico

0 Oct 21, 2009

New to Omnipod

Just started the Omnipod today. Doing saline right now. Start on Humalog this coming Thursday morning. My instructor Mary was very good and…

Started by Jon

4 Oct 20, 2009
Reply by Jon

bcg trials

have you heared about bcg phase 2 trial , it is hope or hype?

Started by ravinder

5 Oct 20, 2009
Reply by etta amy




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