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Wii have diabetes group

I found a good group, but was shocked to find hardly anyone had joined it. The wii is a great way to keep fit. I am sure more people have…

Started by Rebekah Humphrey

0 Feb 21, 2008

Meter accuracy

I have not yet been formaly diagnosed with diabetes but have been told I have insulin resistance. I have two meters. Walgreens TrueTrack an…

Started by Anne

9 Feb 21, 2008
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Any Motorcyle riders here?

I was wondering are there any riders here as I have been riding for about 3 yrs now and was wondering if there are any of you out there who…

Started by Linda

7 Feb 19, 2008
Reply by Bill

BS Elevated And I'm Worried

My blood sugars have been elevated the past week and I don't know why. The only thing different is I started on 80mg of Zocor a week ago. I…

Started by Mandy

8 Feb 16, 2008
Reply by Richard157

How do you get started? Any tricks to the trade?

What is your trick to keep on track? What do you do each morning to make sure you do what you are supposed to do? I don't take insulin. I t…

Started by Amanda

2 Feb 13, 2008
Reply by Jenny

Cardiac autonomic neuropathy

I'be been reading a lot about CAN Cardiac autonomic neuropathy and the ADA's statement that all type I diabetics should be screened for CAN…

Started by Meg

5 Feb 5, 2008
Reply by Cody Turner

Feet Issue/Question

My odessy to becoming a T2 actually began a few years ago with a foot issue no physician or podiatrist has ever solved..out of nowhere I go…

Started by kelly

0 Jan 27, 2008

Foot Pain

I could use some help in trying to figure out how to deal with my foot pain., numbness, shooting pain ect ect. The more I am into this dias…

Started by Laura

11 Jan 25, 2008
Reply by Jenny

Sometimes I take my blood sugar twice in a row, out of interest...

And literally, in the span of under a minute, I can take my sugar and it will be, say, 140....and twenty seconds later I check again (I do…

Started by Jenna

8 Jan 12, 2008
Reply by Windy

sending back pods

1/8/08 I had to send three pods back to insulet today. Two of the pods alarmed while priming and the third one the needle popped out just a…

Started by Marcus saunders

3 Jan 11, 2008
Reply by Laurie Pariseau




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La Diabetes Hands Foundation y HelpAround uniendo las personas tocadas por la diabetes

  Para nuestra comunidad de diabetes la tecnología ha venido a llenar muchos vacíos y a hacer de nuestras vidas un poco mas llevaderas. Eso mismo nos proporciona una nueva aplicación de geo-localización llamada HelpAround (Ayuda a tu alrededor). HA Read on! →

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