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diabetes and emotional trauma

Hello all. This is a difficult and heavy topic, that takes a lot of honesty. I can't say for certain that it is everyones truth, but I can…

Started by MarinaTheBetes

80 Nov 25
Reply by Leah

Questions about the honeymoon

I was diagnosed in July of 2014 and my doctor told me that I was in my honeymoon stage and she was unsure how long it would last. I have se…

Started by Hanna T

26 Nov 25
Reply by Leah

Yet another E-mail with the CURE

Wow I just got an e-mail for a new product that will Cure My Diabetes, I am curious if people see these products and truly think they will…

Started by david-1968

6 Nov 25
Reply by meee

Non-Compliant T1D child

Hi. I'm new to this site, so I'm not really sure how this works. I'm looking for some advice from other parents with T1D kids. My T1D daugh…

Started by sugarmama

24 Nov 24
Reply by Stuart

For Women w T1 - Question Regarding Infections

My daughter is a freshman in college & she went to a small school 5 hours from home. She just turned 18, diagnosed at 14 as a high scho…

Started by samsmom

29 Nov 22
Reply by samsmom

Affordable Healthcare coverage anyone?

Is anyone here enrolled in one of the health coverages currently to choose from on the healthcare.gov site? Husband WAS planning on retirin…

Started by barbraann

16 Nov 21
Reply by sdkate

New Autoantibodies Predict Type 1 Diabetes

New autoantibodies help predict type 1 diabetes, reports a study in the September 2014 Diabetes journal. Serum samples from type 1 and type…

Started by Melitta

1 Nov 20
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Yes or No: cured in your lifetime?

Simple word (unless someone can show me how to do a poll here) (:::Z Yes or No... do you BELIEVE there will be a cure within your lifetime…

Started by Stuart

784 Nov 18
Reply by angivan

Over night Blood Sugar Rise

Hello, I am 57 years old and a type 1 and have been for only 10 years. I am 5'5" and weigh 111. I am pretty insulin sensitive I guess, I ta…

Started by ko

5 Nov 18
Reply by ko

JDRF Slide Presentation: Prevention of T1D

I recently attended a webinar presented by JDRF on current research into the prevention of type 1 diabetes.  Attached is the slide deck the…

Started by Emily Coles

2 Nov 17
Reply by Melitta




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