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Celebrity Diabetics

Does anyone know what celebrities are diabetic? It's an interesting topic and wasn't sure if anyone knew of any.I think Jay Cutler of the C…

Started by Michael J

18 Dec 10, 2010
Reply by Ron Doyle

Anyone have quick (microwave quick) meal/snack ideas?

I've been eating this lately... it is great.... I got it from diabetic welfare queen and she got it from BadMoonT2   1/4 cup flaxseed meal1…

Started by Rich

12 Dec 10, 2010
Reply by BadMoonT2

Milk and T1

I've heard various theories on milk at a young age and T1.  What are those theories and are there any proof they are correct?  My daughter…

Started by Rich

16 Dec 10, 2010
Reply by Tom T

fun night at work

Forgot monitor at home. Let the stressed out fun began. Hope I can leave early

Started by Anonymous Jim

11 Dec 10, 2010
Reply by The Diabetic Welfare Queen

What is your New Years resolution(s) ??

What is your New Years resolution(s) ?? -I'm going to lose at least 5 pounds, and also start taking more random photos/videos. And you?

Started by MikeyType1

0 Dec 10, 2010

Here is a place we can discover low carb foods that one might never have had a chance to discover.

I would like to start:Shirataki Noodles! The famous noodle seen in several health magazines available now at Asian Food Grocer. These low-c…

Started by Michelle

8 Dec 10, 2010
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Valerian Root & Insulin

I was wondering if any type 1's taken valerian root?  I have terrible sleeping problems and it's one of the few things I haven't tried (acu…

Started by hiroze

3 Dec 10, 2010
Reply by Gerri

Apathetic physician or mountain out of a mole hill?

Hi, all... It's been a loooooooong time since I posted here - partly because I'm incredibly boring <<grin>>, but mostly because…

Started by Maureen Taylor

5 Dec 9, 2010
Reply by Terry Keelan

The Diabetes Epidemic (Deja Vu all over again)

This appalling increase in diabetes which has come to our attention in the last year or two continues. I understand from the reports which…

Started by Tim

1 Dec 9, 2010
Reply by Natalie ._c-

Cellular Activation Therapy - I'm a little skeptical?

I recently came across this website which claims: "American Diabetes Therapy Centers are focused on the treatment of Chronic Diabetes. We p…

Started by A fish in the sea of dreams

6 Dec 9, 2010
Reply by Gerri




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