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CA bill to label sugary sodas, says sugar consumption leads to diabetes

State Sen. Bill Monning (D-Carmel) and the California Medical Assn. said the legislation is necessary because research links sugary drink c…

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rapid onset Type 1 diabetes in adults

Hi: As many of you know, I write a lot of blogs on misdiagnosis of adult-onset Type 1 diabetes (adults with new-onset T1D who are misdiagno…

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WHAT DOES INSULIN SMELL LIKE TO YOU?

I was talking to a few peeps about this some say it's an awful smell some think it is pleasant. Just about everyone has something else they…

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rapid onset Type 1 diabetes in adults

Hi: As many of you know, I write a lot of blogs on misdiagnosis of adult-onset Type 1 diabetes (adults with new-onset T1D who are misdiagno…

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RE: coverage of CGM's

Now hopefully, I can attach the article, but in a nutshell it said that 75% of healthcare spending on diabetes is related to treatment for…

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A Positive Side of Diabetes?

While I know that many of us have negative feelings about our diabetes, there's the complications, side effects of medication, etc., I try…

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Going out with Diabetes supplies

Does anyone have suggestions on what to do with your supplies (tabs, glucagon, strips, etc) when you're out, at say a bar, a dance club, et…

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Painful Dexcom

I just got the Dexcom G4 last week and was really excited about using it. The insertion was painless so I was optimistic that it would not…

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Are you the chosen one? ... Type 1, that is.

I just want to know who here is like me and is the first and only known Type 1 in your entire family. I'm talking you have no known diabet…

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Pump Vacation Anxiety

Hello Everyone, I have been on a pump for 16 years, since I was 13 years old and was at my endo today and she recommended a pump vacation.…

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12 yesterday
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Inset disaster.

So just today I went through 5 insets. Each one was extremely painful and filled with blood. I tried my arm, stomach and my usual butt/hip…

Started by Taylor

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Type 1 and we're planning to have a baby!

Hi Ladies, I'm a Type 1 on an insulin pump and my husband and I are wanting to start a sweet little family of our own. I'm going through al…

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What do you bring on day trips?

Hello, My friends and I are going to the Seattle zoo next week. I was wondering what you guys take with you when you go out of town for the…

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