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Glucose monitor question

Hi everyone - I have two glucose monitors (both are OneTouch, just different models). I just realized today that they read about 20 points…

Started by EsMom

8 May 1, 2009
Reply by Nancy

Reporter seeking your advice for the newly diagnosed for a series of news articles

I'm a freelance medical reporter who writes for magazines, newspapers and various websites about many issues including diabetes and our hea…

Started by Karen Rafinski

1 May 1, 2009
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Bone Marrow Biopsy & Type 2

Has anyone had a bone marrow biopsy and how did it go being diabetic? I have a high white blood cell count and found out today that I have…

Started by Elaine

0 Apr 30, 2009

New A1C numbers

I was diagnosed with T2 in late January after being sick and dying the entire month of December and first part of January. I decided to go…

Started by Jeremy

10 Apr 30, 2009
Reply by Jeremy

Back from Endo - Glad/Sad/Mad/Confused

Background - T2 for 15 years, most of which spent in denial. Somewhat controlled on metformin, then met + glyburide. 6/08 - moved across co…

Started by Cheri

20 Apr 28, 2009
Reply by Anthony Holko

Menu planning

Hi, my name is Patricia, I was just diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes a week ago. I am scheduled to meet with a Nutrionist next week, but unti…

Started by Patricia Griffith

23 Apr 27, 2009
Reply by Yvonne

Just added: Ready, Set, Let's Go (a brand new exercise check-in)

Okay, I couldn't think of a better name for this group. It's an exercise check-in for ANYBODY who wants encouragement and support to work o…

Started by Yvonne

11 Apr 23, 2009
Reply by Yvonne C.

time of testing

I'm a type 2 currently on no medication and control through exercise and diet. I was diagnosed last June. I have read in various places tha…

Started by Scott

7 Apr 23, 2009
Reply by Ellie

Looking for a great Type 2 Endo to co-author already planned book

hi I'm a well-known and widely published magazine writer and author. I have a book on raising a child with Type 1 diabetes, as well as man…

Started by MoiraMcC

4 Apr 22, 2009
Reply by Ellie

Grains Legumes Fruit Veg?

In what combination is the most popular of above for reversing diabetes? Has anyone on here had any success with "Eat to Live" philosophy b…

Started by sandology

3 Apr 21, 2009
Reply by Kristy S




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