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Hi everyone. I joined this group 4 months ago when I was diagnosed with T2. Thanks to your group & responses to my questions, I have be…

Started by debsgsd

4 Apr 26
Reply by trenia

? about insulin use and insulin resistance

I have a question about my insulin use.I got Using Insulin and Think like a pancreas and after following the formulas in them I have been c…

Started by slystr

13 Apr 24
Reply by JustLookin

Insulin and blood sugars increasing?

Hi everyone, I was seeking some advice. I was diagnosed type 2 DM back in November 2013. I had gestational Diabetes in 2012 and I think it…

Started by GailD

39 Apr 20
Reply by JaninaWalker

FDA approves Tanzeum to treat type 2 diabetes

http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/275644.php The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Tanzeum (albiglutide) subcutaneous…

Started by Lloyd

0 Apr 17

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…

Started by laollis

23 Apr 16
Reply by David (dns)

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…

Started by debsgsd

11 Apr 16
Reply by Lois

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…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

0 Apr 15

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

15 Apr 12
Reply by David B.

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…

Started by Megan S

24 Apr 9
Reply by Megan S

New Kid Here

I just joined the forum and am hoping to learn a lot here. I am a senior citizen, diagnosed T2 in 2008. I have been on Metformin until rece…

Started by Carolpa

17 Apr 9
Reply by muleman




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