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Stem Cell Miracle Treatments ... Buyer Beware

I posted this in the JDRF/LinkedIn Group, but feel like the information is so important that I wanted it to share it here as well. Stem cel…

Started by Brian

0 Oct 29, 2010

Your A1C

Some people get upset when I ask this question, but here goes. What was your last A1C result? Just curious is my reason for asking. Mine…

Started by Karen

174 Oct 29, 2010
Reply by uptowngirl

Does the "doom" forecast of expected rise in Diabetes cases in the future make you feel like a second-class citizen?

Hi everyone! I'm sorry to bring up negativity because it's the weekend and we should all be happy, but these news reports today about how m…

Started by Robin M

43 Oct 29, 2010
Reply by carb101

Eye disease as a predictor of kidney disease

I just took my daughter to the eye doctor for the first time. She's only been dx for 10 months, but I wanted a baseline. The most interesti…

Started by carb101

1 Oct 29, 2010
Reply by FHS

gardasil vaccine reaction

today i had to get several vaccines, one of them was gardasil. when the nurse gave it to me it hurt alot, then my shoulder had a muscle spa…

Started by Taylar

2 Oct 28, 2010
Reply by Ginger Vieira


Health Canada recalls an injection kit for diabeticsSome product vials could be cracked or broken Oct 28, 2010 15:28:30 PM OTTAWA…

Started by Hal B

0 Oct 28, 2010

Cell phone useage vs cgms and breast cancer?

I have run into a few articles recently about women who kept their cell phones in their bras and breast cancer like this one: http://www.sf

Started by Baby Tee

0 Oct 28, 2010

Questions about the Diabetes Pump

Hey guys, i'm really new to the diabetes pump so I had a question. What should I do if there's no more insulin pumping into me through my p…

Started by Chris

7 Oct 28, 2010
Reply by DianaS


I just tested and my sugar is 64 and I thought of how my husband should feed me something but he's asleep...and anyway, forgive this "drunk…

Started by MelissaBL

109 Oct 28, 2010
Reply by Adriana


I came across this (some fun time)

Started by Michael Hutch

0 Oct 27, 2010




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