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Have any of you tried this program DIABESITY?

Started by carolyn mcquis

8 Sep 23, 2010
Reply by Gerri

To begin is easy, to persist is art. - German Proverb

What is your one piece of advice for Diabetics who are NOT new, but who may struggle with the persistence of every day care, and in managin…

Started by The Diabetic Welfare Queen

5 Sep 23, 2010
Reply by caprifoglio

Where to find information to Compare Glucose Meters?

Do anyone know of a website where someone can compare all of the glucose meters that are out there? I have found a few "glucose meter compa…

Started by Jonathan

0 Sep 23, 2010

I'm excited to be participating in the American Diabetes Association walk...........

I am really excited to be participating in the ADA's walk this year. Even though I am diabetic myself, my main reason for walking is becaus…

Started by Kimmy

0 Sep 23, 2010

What's the longest it could take to digest food...went out to din last night and cant get below 200!

Hello,   I went out to dinner last night and ate a south african had crushed melon seeds, spices, spinach and tomatoes.  I barel…

Started by laurenc873

1 Sep 23, 2010
Reply by ClumsyChemist

Low Carb snacks..............Any suggestions????

I mean I like laughing cow cheese, I either eat just by the wedge [1 carb per wedge]. If I want to change up, I might add apple slices, pea…

Started by CaKats

3 Sep 23, 2010
Reply by Jan


This is has been an unbelievably bad weekend for Missy.  On Saturday night her step-father succumbed to pancreatic cancer that had spread t…

Started by SF Pete

115 Sep 23, 2010
Reply by Brunetta

Metamucil to slow down sugar absorption?

I got South Beach Diet from the library to look at the recipes and started reading it as well. On page 55, Dr. Agatston says, "Here's tip t…

Started by carb101

3 Sep 23, 2010
Reply by Jan

Two New Glucose meters from Sanofi Aventis / Agamatrix

Two new meters are soon to be released by Sanofi Aventis with partnership from Agamatrix The BGStar and.... the iBGStar (for Iphone/Ipod To…

Started by Jake

10 Sep 22, 2010
Reply by Jake

COBRA INFO...especially in California

I just got laid off by my company and they offered me COBRA.   For the most part I am not sad I am gone from the company.  This gives me a…

Started by Christalyn

10 Sep 22, 2010
Reply by Christalyn




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DHF Partners with HelpAround in an Effort to Connect People Touched by Diabetes

  Leer en español Technology has the amazing ability to ease the stress associated with diabetes; It simply makes our lives a little more bearable. That’s why we are excited to announce DHFs partnership with HelpAround. This new application will help Read on! →

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  Para nuestra comunidad de diabetes la tecnología ha venido a llenar muchos vacíos y a hacer de nuestras vidas un poco mas llevaderas. Eso mismo nos proporciona una nueva aplicación de geo-localización llamada HelpAround (Ayuda a tu alrededor). HA Read on! →

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