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test strips

i'm on medicare and medicade .does any one know how many test strips they allow you to get a month  ?

Started by kerri pollack

0 Nov 15, 2010

World Diabetes Test's now  2PM on the U.S. East Coast and has passed that deadline in Europe. I don't see a thread to start our posts on, except the…

Started by Zoe

16 Nov 15, 2010
Reply by KimKat

Bernstein's diet and depression?

I am reading through Bernstein's Diabetes Solutions, and have a question about potential depression.  I currently limit my barb intake to n…

Started by Baby Tee

24 Nov 15, 2010
Reply by Gerri

How long do you wait to eat after bolus?

I was waiting 10-15 mins and noticed I was spiking.  So I have been waiting 25 mins and my spikes are very limited.  I was just curious wha…

Started by Rich

3 Nov 15, 2010
Reply by Tom T

who can inject insulin at school? California state Supreme Court...

I thought this was worth providing a link.... is a news artic…

Started by MikeyType1

8 Nov 15, 2010
Reply by RNJo


What's everyones nick name for your pump, Im trying to come up with one for my omni pod

Started by Josh Winters

0 Nov 15, 2010

at doctors visites

when i see my doctor he will lift my shirt and bra up to listen to my heart is that what he is supposed to be doing or should i report him?…

Started by kerri pollack

8 Nov 14, 2010
Reply by Kelly WPA

Let's all pray for Robyn

Our Robyn is going to have a pretty bad eye surgery to day at 5 pm Pacific time, 7 Central and 8 Eastern time. Please send all your prayers…

Started by Doris D

58 Nov 14, 2010
Reply by Phill Dill

World Diabetes Day November 14

Want to know more about what it is:listen to the podcast

Started by Michael Hutch

0 Nov 14, 2010

World Diabetes Day

Today is world diabetes day. Bring awareness to diabetes both good and bad. All the accomplishments that we should be proud of and the chal…

Started by Tony Song / MysugarTV

0 Nov 14, 2010




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