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“Ever get to the point that you ask yourself why?”

“Ever get to the point that you ask yourself why?” It has been one of those years already but at least it should only get better as it goes…

Started by Phill Dill

17 Jan 19, 2011
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Stupid Paxil

Anyone had that stupid drug in the past? I was put on it 5 or 6 months ago for panic attacks... and now I am trying to get off it. I am so…

Started by Jason Sandeman

11 Jan 19, 2011
Reply by Donna H

Had a good one today

Was getting some breakfast at Waffle House today after work. I guess the Officer 2 booths over overheard me tell a coworker that it was tim…

Started by Anonymous Jim

5 Jan 18, 2011
Reply by Dude

Road ID Discount

So I've recently decided to update my old pieces of medic alert bracelets/necklaces/paraphernalia I've obtained through the years to one br…

Started by brownie83

2 Jan 18, 2011
Reply by JohnG

Increase Fat Intake without Raising blood sugar??

Okay so I went to the bloodsugar 101 website to calculate my healthy nutrient levels for my ketogenic low carb's my results: To…

Started by LiL MaMa

24 Jan 18, 2011
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Is there such thing as prediabetic for type 1?

I've been watching the Bret Michaels show and he keeps saying his little daughter is prediabetic and will maybe get type1. He said she has…

Started by MikeyType1

46 Jan 18, 2011
Reply by Anthony Holko

Alcohol, Diabetes and Metformin

Ok, I was just reading this dlife thingy about Metformin and alcohol and I am upset. Is this really true? It doesn't say anything on my Met…

Started by KimKat

5 Jan 17, 2011
Reply by Hismouse

LIVESTRONG MyPlate D . . . is this a good app?

I'm thinking about using the MyPLate D with a blackberry. Has anyone used this app before? At the moment, I do not use a pump. But I though…

Started by Jason

1 Jan 17, 2011
Reply by Jason

IN the middle of the night

Rather strange question We have a very dry house, even when you put small humidifiers in the house, so it is very very dry, which of cours…

Started by Cathy Jacobson

4 Jan 17, 2011
Reply by Kari

Why Me? Diabetes

Allie Mitchell: I Have Type 1 Diabetes YouTube video: If you like it, you'll lo…

Started by Michael Hutch

0 Jan 17, 2011




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