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Seeking input on bioresonance

So, nearly one year after Dx as a T1, I think I'm finally ready to give up the smokes.  I picked up the habit as a teenager, I think becaus…

Started by Muragaki

3 Sep 22, 2010
Reply by Aaron

Light on Pump

Yesterday I got a new animas pump. My light wasnt working very well on it. The writing was almost yellow instead of white. I was just wonde…

Started by Mik

2 Sep 22, 2010
Reply by Mik

504 plan?

Just curious...did anyone have a 504 plan and/or a Diabetes medical Management Plan while in school?

Started by amy mercer

2 Sep 22, 2010
Reply by amy mercer

I have to be the biggest idiot in the world!

So as most know my twin and I both have type 1 diabetes as well as my niece and we all live together in as well as all of us being on pumps…

Started by T1Student

3 Sep 22, 2010
Reply by T1Student

Interview With Crystal Bowersox About Diabetes

Amy Tenderich gives us a wonderful interview with Crystal Bowersox. Crystal is type 1 and was the runner-up on this year's American Idol co…

Started by Richard157

0 Sep 21, 2010


I am still fairly new to the OmniPod system but so far I love it. I've had it for about 3 months now. For those of you who use the Unisolve…

Started by Pete

1 Sep 21, 2010
Reply by peruvianpasohi

My new A1C: more fun A1C discussion!

  I did one of those Walmart Reli-on mail in A1C tests last week. Got my results through email today.   5.6.   Hmm, well, Ok. that is norma…

Started by KimKat

14 Sep 21, 2010
Reply by JohnG

Is 4.3 mmol/L too low?

I usually test fasting, and two hours after each meal. Today I felt tired about 4:30 pm and decided to test. The result was 4.3, which is l…

Started by Misty

7 Sep 21, 2010
Reply by Anthony Holko

What I have learned on this forum. And does anyone have advice to this?

1)  Insulet sends and recommends Energizer with their new PDM's(08/27/10)  died 9 days later.  PDM would not reset so I had to change my ne…

Started by cyborg mom

6 Sep 21, 2010
Reply by Jen


did anyone go through the stage where they didnt want to be seen as diabetic and skip their needles just to try and fit in when you were te…

Started by nicole

12 Sep 21, 2010
Reply by Jan




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