LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum (285)

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Diabetic Living article on LADA, featuring our very own Cherise   Some facts are really wrong (for example, LADA is not some small…

Started by Melitta

18 Sep 12, 2010
Reply by nel

Onset of LADA/Type 1 diabetes during pregnancy

These two scientific articles (below) illustrate the prevalence of autoimmune gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) (onset of Type 1 diabetes…

Started by Melitta

0 Aug 20, 2010

Endo wants to put me on metformin, but I don't want it...

Okay, this is the first time posting on this site, and I was hoping to get some advice from some of you who are in the same boat as I. A l…

Started by Saundra

21 Jul 20, 2010
Reply by Leann


Introduce yourself. Seems easy. Who am I? A few words, wouldn't seem to be so hard, but it has taken me forever to get the courage to do it…

Started by lotsofshots

5 Jun 20, 2010
Reply by elaine peterson

Introducing Myself

Hi everyone! I'm new here and thought I'd introduce myself. I am 27 and was diagnosed with diabetes in January 2010. The diagnosis was a co…

Started by Katie

8 Jun 14, 2010
Reply by elaine peterson

LADA is Dead: Long Live Autoimmune Diabetes

I requested the article from O. Rolandsson and Jerry Palmer, "Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults (LADA) is Dead:  Long Live Autoimmune Di…

Started by Melitta

5 May 15, 2010
Reply by Gerri

LADA/Type 1.5 article in May 2010 Diabetes Forecast   Finally, ADA gives some acknowledgement of LADA.  It's not…

Started by Melitta

1 May 12, 2010
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Introducing myself

Hi. I'm new to this site and forum, and new to diabetes. I wanted to take a minute to introduce myself to everyone. Here is my story:   Whe…

Started by YukonC

12 Apr 28, 2010
Reply by Thomas

Any suggestions???? Glucose goes down 30 min after eating (no meds)

I have to contact my endo about a few things including this but wanted to see what others are doing first to get an idea of what might work…

Started by Kathy

16 Apr 5, 2010
Reply by Kathy


Hey is any one out there that is IR and other creepy stuff? It is almost impossible to get control your diabetes because no two days are a…

Started by Wornout

0 Mar 19, 2010




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