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spouse/family minimizing T2

Hello Just wondered if anyone has had troubles with their spouse/family minimizing your T2 Diabetes? My husband some what acts as though it…

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Largest Global Survey Investigating Early Type 2 Diabetes Conversations Launched by Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company in Partnership with the International Diabetes Federation

Ridgefield, CT, and Indianapolis, December 2, 2013 - Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (Lilly; NYSE: LLY) today announced the…

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Type 2 Diabetes TOO is Serious

In light of the BIG news from Tom Hanks having type 2 diabetes, I wanted to expose this slide from a deck presented by an endocrinologist t…

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Oh no.... No more popcorn!

I absolutely love popcorn and mistakenly thought since it is a high fiber snack, it would be much better than the potato chips I really wan…

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Unsure of Dr's diagnose.

Hello, Just talked to my doctor, because my back is in so much pain since I began taking Metformin 500mg twice a day, But, I also started…

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Meter Results

I have been a T2 for 4 months now. Today I received a new meter in the mail as a result of joining Bayer Healthcare. I signed up for the fr…

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Reversing neuropathy in type 2 diabetics

I have had neuropathy for 6-1/2 years with diabetes probably for 10 years. My neuropathy is at moderate pain level with small fiber and lar…

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Struggling with losing weight and my type 2.

Hello all I am struggling with my type 2, I have read several books on diabetes, and to be honest they all say something opposite from the…

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FDA Approves New Once a Week GLP-1 Treatment for T2

GSK receives US approval for once-weekly type 2 diabetes treatment, TanzeumTM (albiglutide) Issued: Tuesday 15 April 2014, London UK – LSE…

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Do you notice any difference after eating beans?

I read that beans have low glycemic index. When you eat beans or soybeans do you notice any difference? In one particular study, covered at…

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spouse/family minimizing T2

Hello Just wondered if anyone has had troubles with their spouse/family minimizing your T2 Diabetes? My husband some what acts as though it…

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Kidney Stones

At 6am tomorrow morning I will have Shockwave lithotripsy for a 1.7cm stone in my only kidney. They have advised me not to take my diabetic…

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Lows on Metformin only

I'm having a low right now, am at 54 (3). I only take metformin. I thought that you weren't supposed to go low when you were only on metfor…

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24 Apr 9
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