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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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MDI and Copays

I've been pumping for the past 4 years and thinking of going back to MDI do to the cost. My question is if you take 2 different insulin's w…

Started by adam nash

9 1 hour ago
Reply by still_young_at_heart

I want one

But not available in the US??!! http://www.medgadget.com/2014/09/abbott-freestyle-libre-flash-continuous-glucose-monitoring-system.html

Started by Karen

13 2 hours ago
Reply by Terry

Get Your Frakking Flu Shot

I've been a Type 1 for a little over 5 years. I've got my flu shot every year... But this year the flu (or some God-awful virus) got me bef…

Started by Timbeak48

7 11 hours ago
Reply by JustLookin

How many Test Strips do you use in 1 month? Just Curious.

I seem to be a compulsive "tester".....I was just wondering if I am "out there" on how many Test Strips I use. I will say about 400-500 a m…

Started by Robyn

565 22 hours ago
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Love and Diabetes

How does your loved one support you- or not? What could he/she do better? How has he/she surprised you with actions of support? Love is wo…

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20 yesterday
Reply by Freida

Accepting my Type1 and OWNING it, not letting it own me :)

I spent a few weeks in ICCU, and it was my final wake up call, get it together, it is not going to go away, and the more i just take enough…

Started by diabeticdoll

7 on Saturday
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Type 1 and Weight Loss

Hi folks... hope you can provide some guidance here... I am a 54yo M and have had T1D for 42 years. I've always kept in great shape and wor…

Started by Steve Mann

38 on Saturday
Reply by Mike Ratrie

help... hi ketones

The past month has been crazy... my son's.blood sugars will be in the.normal levels for days... everything is going well.. Then all of a su…

Started by crys

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Pain In leg

I am type 1 since 2011 and my age is 27 yrs. I feel pain in my lower leg. Once I got it checked up with doctor and tests showed that there…

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4 on Friday
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Kaiser coverage in Georgia for pump/CGM

I am covered by my husband's insurance. He is retired AT&T and we are considering a switch from United Healthcare to Kaiser. I love my…

Started by Shirley

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Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, Editor, has LADA)

Emily Coles
(Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Development Manager, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)


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Bradford (has type 1)


Administrators

Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)

Gary (has type 2)

David (dns) (type 2)

 

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