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I think I am with you guys now!

My gad-65 test came back. I wanted to share the results, and I need your support a little wowed right now. GLUTAMATE DECARBOXYLASE 65 AB &…

Started by Stardust31

22 Mar 22, 2011
Reply by Donna H

Kaiser insurance and pumps

So quick question. I have kaiser HMO in GA and I will be having a phone appt. with my endo tomorrow. Do you guys think that Kaiser would co…

Started by Stardust31

6 Mar 14, 2011
Reply by Rye

What difference does it make?

Hi folks -- I'm newly diagnosed as of mid-Dec, probable type 1. I am 39, have never been overweight, eat reasonably well (vegetarian for a…

Started by kestrel

40 Mar 14, 2011
Reply by Andie

Crazy Numbers - Lows!

Usually when I post a question I have some theories as to what is happening, this time I have none. I've been on my pump 6 weeks and have b…

Started by Zoe

16 Mar 13, 2011
Reply by kellyone

gettin an insulin pump from veterans hospital

Hey all, I am service connected for my LADA 1.5 diabetes. Does anyone know what I need to do to get a pump from the VA? If I use a pump can…

Started by Marty Erickson

0 Mar 13, 2011

Insulin Usage

Not sure if this is the right place but since I'm a LADA on a pump I'll start here. I take alot of insulin. My basals rage between 1.8 and…

Started by Ressy

12 Mar 4, 2011
Reply by Ressy

Victoza for LADA

I was diagnosed with LADA a few months ago. After several doctors diagnosed me first with T2, I was finally referred to a re known speciali…

Started by Silverhill2570

7 Feb 25, 2011
Reply by LiL MaMa

Made a mistake, hospitalized, now I am not able to keep blood sugar down?

Okay, I am not panicking here, but here goes. I eat low carb, Atkins-Bernstein style. I normally take: 18 u Levemir before bed. 1 to 2 un…

Started by Jason Sandeman

27 Feb 24, 2011
Reply by Jason Sandeman

Question re: LADA and oral meds

So, great news...after waiting months for an appt. at the end of March, the endo office called and said they have a cancellation on Wednesd…

Started by SilverLining

22 Feb 9, 2011
Reply by SilverLining

My Diabetes Story

I feel the need to tell my story. I friend of mine on Tu actually convinced me to share it. My name is Jasmine and I am 21 years old with D…

Started by Jasmine

19 Jan 26, 2011
Reply by Melitta




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