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Canadian scientists turn skin cells into blood cells

Canadian scientists turn skin cells into blood cellsBy Mark Johnson of the Journal Sentinel Nov. 8, 2010 3:00 p.m.  Following up on the cel…

Started by Dennis

0 Nov 8, 2010

Getting Started with CDA

Does anyone here have any information on what a person needs to do to get involved with the Canadian Diabetes Association? I am a chef with…

Started by Jason Sandeman

3 Nov 8, 2010
Reply by Anthony Holko


i just got my pump.....not wearing it yet. BUT, i was checking it all over and noticed that the cannula on my infusion sets are 17mm long.…

Started by boedica

4 Nov 8, 2010
Reply by boedica

Lantus Dosing Wisdom

Hey folks, I'm pretty sure this topic has been covered to death but what can I say, I love to hear myself talk.  Anyway, I'm considering sw…

Started by Jeff

21 Nov 8, 2010
Reply by latvianchick

Numbing alcohol swabs, a nice change

Today at the store while picking up my needles the store had a sale on numbing alcohol swabs. I've heard of them but never used them. I tho…

Started by Realsis77

6 Nov 8, 2010
Reply by Realsis77

LMAO Quickset infusion incident

So me and mom were reloading our pumps. I will pause here to note that I am VERY tired, currently a full-time student with way too much on…

Started by onelildustbunni

3 Nov 7, 2010
Reply by Terrie

Change your clocks.......Change your lancets

Just a friendly reminder!  Hahaha.  :)

Started by Jennifer

1 Nov 7, 2010
Reply by Domo!

Diabetics and Cats

Has anyone else noticed that everyone on here seems to have cats. Hardly any mentions of dogs at all! Are there any dog people out there?…

Started by Linda Spinda

57 Nov 7, 2010
Reply by brandi

Anyone else out there get terrible headaches when lows are in sight?

This is a new symptom for me -- awful headaches when I'm running too low. And I don't mean to say having an all-out hypo, but as my blood s…

Started by caprifoglio

2 Nov 7, 2010
Reply by caprifoglio

This is a world history diabetes question

I was a little girl when this was happening so I don't know all the players and underlying stories.  With politics there is always several…

Started by Christalyn

0 Nov 7, 2010




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Guest Post: World Diabetes Day 2014 on Twitter… sifting through the data

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