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Questions on Prandin?

Since 9/08 I have been on Metforim, 500mg, twice a day. I had stomach issues from day one but around 12/08 I did better with it. From Janua…

Started by Teresa Reilly

0 Apr 16, 2009

insulin change

I want to thank Anthony, Gerry and Emmy for their replies. I really appreciate taking the time to answer me the three of you. Anthony, unde…

Started by N.B.

2 Apr 15, 2009
Reply by N.B.

Need More Info

Hello my name is Kasey , and my younger brother of 17 just found that he now has type 2 diabetes , and i was wondering if any body could te…

Started by kasey

4 Apr 15, 2009
Reply by general awareness

taking insulin

I have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in 1993, first two years was on exercise and diet then until 2008 November on oral tablets. In N…

Started by N.B.

2 Apr 15, 2009
Reply by Gerri

Januvia question

Hi - Sorry if this is a question that's already been answered! I've researched it quite a bit and I'm seeing a lot of different views. I w…

Started by EsMom

9 Apr 15, 2009
Reply by Anthony Holko

Share Your Story: Diabetic and Out of a Job?

Hey folks! I'm doing a bit of research and I would LOVE if you could share your story with me. Are you or someone you know a type 1 or typ…

Started by Allison Nimlos

0 Apr 15, 2009

First Easter as Diabetic...Glad it's over!!!! Anyone else???

I Love(d) Easter!! I was the family Easter basket maker and baker. I have been so depressed about Easter this year since I couldn't have an…

Started by Kristy S

5 Apr 15, 2009
Reply by Sara H

Need support and reinforcement to get healthy

Hi I am new to this web page and am looking for support. I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in Feb 2006. It runs in my father's family an…

Started by Kim Malone

6 Apr 15, 2009
Reply by Kristy S

need assistance immediately

I was diagnosed in 1983. I have had a kidney transplant ('05), have lupus, COPD and am a severe diabetic. The state will not help me. I am…

Started by Dennis Stover

18 Apr 14, 2009
Reply by Manny Hernandez

Metformin-Time release versus the non time release

My endo added the time release 500mg metformin to my regimen of diabetic meds in January. As he was gradually building me to 2000mg (if nee…

Started by David Shoemaker

1 Apr 11, 2009
Reply by Peter Justason




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