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Gene behind unhealthy adipose tissue identified

A gene driving the development of pernicious adipose tissue in humans has been identified by researchers for the first time. The findings i…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

0 May 23

How do you handle long term diabetic depression?

I will be the first person to admit that I suffer from depression, according to the records of my therp it is CHRONIC, SEVERE, LONG LASTING…

Started by sdkate

41 May 22
Reply by Fraser

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…

Started by cdredbaron10

61 May 14
Reply by trenia

Type 2 and dealing with it

Type 2 here no meds A1c 6.0. I am sure I am not alone, how are others doing this

Started by Fraser

3 May 8
Reply by Fraser

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…

Started by Manny Hernandez

132 May 8
Reply by JustLookin


I'm not too sure this is at all significant but, I started taking EMERGEN-C a week ago, and I feel a lot better, PLUS my sugar tested at 10…

Started by Bobby

4 May 5
Reply by Bobby

Diabetic neuropathy with 5.0 alc for 1-1/2 years

I am a 43 diabetic type 2 with diabetic neuropathy 5-10 and I weigh 125# with 6-1/2 years of being a diabetic. I have the classic symptoms…

Started by cdredbaron10

48 May 4
Reply by cdredbaron10


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




From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

Diabetes Among Hispanics: We’re not all the same

US Hispanics are often portrayed in the press as a single, monolithic group. But anyone who has spent any time in San Francisco’s Mission District or the Bronx can tell you, we’re not all the same. Now we’re finding out Read on! →

Diabetes entre los hispanos: no somos todos iguales

Traducido por Mila Ferrer.    A menudo los Hispanos en Estados Unidos son retratados en la prensa como un solo grupo, monolítico. Pero cualquiera que haya pasado algún tiempo en el  Mission District de San Francisco o el Bronx se Read on! →

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