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Diabetes' civil war People with Type 1 diabetes, outnumbered and overshadowed by Type 2, fight for recognition, resources — and a new name for their disorder,0,6585739.story This is an article from the yesterdays Chicago Tribune.…

Started by Mike Adelman

115 Dec 3, 2010
Reply by Michael J

Moving house - how did you cope?

I've moved my blog over to a dedicated website now - - and my latest post is about our impending move. I asked a question:…

Started by Susi (Ladalife)

1 Dec 3, 2010
Reply by Anna

Hello to all! :)

Hello everyone!I've had my account and lurked a bit for a couple of weeks and thought it was past due to introduce myself. I've already bee…

Started by Helen

0 Dec 3, 2010

Keeping Off the Holiday Pounds

It’s holiday time again!And that means festivities, time with friends and family, and one of life’s greatest pleasures, food. This time of…

Started by Michael Hutch

0 Dec 2, 2010

Smart Insulin

Hey I was reading the thread yesterday where someone had talked with Dr Zion about the Smart Insulin. Does anyone have a general descriptio…

Started by solobaricsrock

5 Dec 2, 2010
Reply by kiva

To pump or not to pump

I have been trying to decide whether or not to go back to my insulin pump.   Long story short...I started out on shots and then ended up go…

Started by Michelle

1 Dec 2, 2010
Reply by Holly

Waist Size

What is the best way to decrease the your waist size?

Started by DeAndre Norman

4 Dec 2, 2010
Reply by Maureen

"Be Prepared"...power outages and the joys of winter

Hi All,   So, let me start this discussion with a bit of background.  I got home last night from work after a day of high winds and heavy d…

Started by JLeigh

6 Dec 2, 2010
Reply by The Diabetic Welfare Queen

Transplanting Pig Islets Into Humans

A little news about transplanting pig islets into humans. looking to do clinical trials in 2011/2012 You can also read…

Started by Tim

4 Dec 2, 2010
Reply by Anthony Holko

How long for fat and protein to digest?

Okay so I've been trying to figure this out for a while now. I am wondering if this may be what is spiking my bg at night. I eat all of my…

Started by LiL MaMa

6 Dec 1, 2010
Reply by Gerri




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