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Humana project: third question!

Humana provides health insurance to nearly 1 million people with type 2 diabetes. In an effort to better understand and support these Human…

Started by Emily Coles

15 Oct 13, 2014
Reply by Meghan Greeley

Research on Fat Shaming

Several years ago, a friend of mine walked into the new Hollister's that had opened up near the kiosks where we worked. She was definitely…

Started by AngelaC

37 Oct 13, 2014
Reply by v/prediabetic

New glucose testing and insulin dosing coming?

I met a longtime Type 1 diabetic today. He's been battling the disease from birth for a total of 55 years. He was recently informed of a n…

Started by 2tall63

4 Oct 9, 2014
Reply by Tim

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…

Started by Nancy Beneteau

76 Sep 26, 2014
Reply by Jackie Rose

Some study saying Daibetes rates may be leveling

http://news.msn.com/us/diabetes-rates-may-be-leveling-off-overall-us-health-officials

Started by Georgia boy

1 Sep 24, 2014
Reply by Sam

In public or Not?

I shared on another post about watching a man, empty his man-bag of his testing supplies and there infront of a restaurant filled with peop…

Started by sdkate

67 Sep 21, 2014
Reply by TimmyMac

How did you find out you had Type 2?

I'm just curious to hear how others were diagnosed with Type 2. I think this disease got about a two- to five-year head start on me because…

Started by Kelly

129 Sep 14, 2014
Reply by Georgia boy

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…

Started by s6954118

16 Sep 12, 2014
Reply by trenia

Being Diabetic is your own fault?

Tonight on CBS news it had a new study finding... If you are in the "grey" area (pre-diabetic)and if you don't diet and excersise, it is yo…

Started by Craig

429 Sep 11, 2014
Reply by Rob Roy

How do u change from nite insulin to day.

I have my lowest readings at nite while I sleep. The amount of insulin is. Not doing it post and after meals. I wake up 120 FBS. Eat a no c…

Started by Vikki

10 Sep 10, 2014
Reply by Sarah

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Diabetes Hands Foundation Team

DHF TEAM

Melissa Lee
(Interim Executive Director, has type 1)
Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, Editor, has LADA)

Emily Coles
(Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Director of Operations and Development, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)

DHF VOLUNTEERS


Lead Administrator

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)


Administrators

Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

DanP (has Type 1)

Gary (has type 2)

David (has type 2)

 

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