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Turbo Chalene Johnson at Idea fitness center in LA

Anybody going? Anybody want to go with me!!! The party has fire eaters at it! and Free give aways to TURBO FIRE from beach body. Anybody wa…

Started by Domo!

0 Aug 5, 2010

When do you change your inset

I hear that some change thier inset in 4 days or more instead of 3 can you do this.

Started by DMurray

2 Aug 5, 2010
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High Sugars after spot change

Ok, I'm now at a lost of what to do, so I'm hoping someone might have a great tip to fix this!In the past year, I have had a ton of problem…

Started by Desdemona

7 Aug 5, 2010
Reply by Mike

The ADA Comedy Hour...

Taken straight out of ADA's website (emphasis placed by me): "Americans and Europeans eat too much fat and too little carbohydrate and fib…

Started by The Diabetic Welfare Queen

11 Aug 5, 2010
Reply by KimKat

An official global diabetic card, does it exist?

It would be so nice to be able to walk into any pharmacy around the world and be able to buy insulin and needles without needing to go to a…

Started by Jerry

5 Aug 5, 2010
Reply by Jerry

TV AD is Misleading

There is a diabetes-supplies advertisement running on TV that disbetics should rebuff. You've undoubtedly seen it. The old, fat man in the…

Started by Mel Wright

0 Aug 5, 2010

Places to inject

Hi all, I have a question. When I was diagnosed with type 1 about 2 months ago, I was told by my nurse practitioner to do injections in the…

Started by caprifoglio

21 Aug 5, 2010
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Onglyza & Actoplus Met

In short, diagnosed in January 2010 as type I diabetic.  Started on Lantus immediately.  Lantus 10 units daily along with diet and exercise…

Started by Korey

12 Aug 5, 2010
Reply by Pauly

Toying with the idea of switching to an insulin pump

Hi Everyone! I'm hoping to get some advice/suggestions/comments on switching to an insulin pump. I am a 22 year old active female and was j…

Started by Katie J

17 Aug 4, 2010
Reply by Katie J

low dose naltrexone

I just thought I should relate my (and possibly my father's) story.I just started LDN last night at 1.5, increasing to 3.0 and then 4.5,so…

Started by wanda lofstrom

9 Aug 4, 2010
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