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healthy snack ideas?

Does anyone have any low carb easy snack ideas? What do you buy at the store when you want snack foods? I've been munching on granola latel…

Started by Raven Hughes

15 Mar 4
Reply by CatLady06

Anyone from Washington?

Hey everyone :) any of you from good ol Washington state? I don't know many other diabetics here. (Go Hawks) ;)

Started by Raven Hughes

16 Mar 4
Reply by Aitrus72

Inhaled insulin for sale in USA by prescription

It's available. What will the cgm graph look like? Let's say bolus wizard says to take 4 units to correct a high. Inhale and within 20 minu…

Started by Aaron

79 Mar 4
Reply by Sam

Cortisone Shots While T1D

I have rheumatoid arthritis as well as T1D, and while it's better now than it's ever been it's nonetheless still aggressive. Lately one elb…

Started by Eucritta

18 Mar 4
Reply by elizabetta

Getting it off my chest

My son's dx was extremely difficult for me. To say I didn't take it well is an understatement. I have wanted to write a book about it for a…

Started by Jennifer

4 Mar 4
Reply by Jan

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…

Started by Melitta

37 Mar 4
Reply by Jan

From Pumping to Lantus

I'm going to try this again. Tried to post a discussion yesterday in another forum and it didn't work. This is a little different. I switch…

Started by danadoll63

20 Mar 4
Reply by Jan

New Dexcom G4 Platinum with Share?

Has anyone received the new Dexcom G4 Platinum CGM with Share? How long did it take you to receive it after ordering from Dexcom? What has…

Started by cauthren

0 Mar 4

Dexcom CGM software

Does anyone have the software where you can download your results? My provider has it, but I see her every three months. Do you know if the…

Started by ame e.

7 Mar 4
Reply by ame e.

Dexcom and omnipod

I am thinking of getting a omnipod pump. I have a dexcom and love it. My main question is does one have enough spots on ones body to have t…

Started by Hummingbird

8 Mar 3
Reply by Terry




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