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"It looks like you feel that T2s are primarily insulin deficient and insulin is the a…"

Stemwinder (Gary) replied Jan 22 to Are we just completely ignorant about Type 2?

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Reply by Doug

"Good news but according to the full press release it is currently available in Austr…"

Stemwinder (Gary) replied Jan 22 to Medtronic Launches MiniMed 640G System

5 Jan 23
Reply by rick the "Blogabetic"

"I was shocked when I read the news. How will we carry on without Manny at the helm w…"

Stemwinder (Gary) replied Jan 15 to Letter to the community, from Manny Hernandez

32 Jan 17
Reply by Trudy

"I am also glad you listened. You were lucky in that you received very good education…"

Stemwinder (Gary) replied Dec 27, 2014 to New year looking forward

3 Dec 27, 2014
Reply by Judith in Portland

"My first question is where are the bubble coming from? The only way I can see them g…"

Stemwinder (Gary) replied Dec 27, 2014 to Air bubbles in tubing

21 Dec 29, 2014
Reply by PumpGirl

"I would be careful with the small dorm type fridges, They can easily freeze, especia…"

Stemwinder (Gary) replied Dec 25, 2014 to Need a hand figuring out where to store my insulin.

25 Jan 13
Reply by meee

"Mixed feeling for sure. My experience my be a little different since I am T2, I expe…"

Stemwinder (Gary) replied Dec 5, 2014 to Starting Bolus Insulin

17 Dec 5, 2014
Reply by Dave


Stemwinder (Gary) replied Dec 2, 2014 to Word Association Game

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Reply by Pastelpainter

"During weekdays I take nothing with me as I go to work. I work out of a vehicle in w…"

Stemwinder (Gary) replied Nov 30, 2014 to Men, how do you carry your diabetes supplies around with you?

25 Dec 19, 2014
Reply by acidrock23

"This would be useful for people with an extreme fear of needles. There was once a yo…"

Stemwinder (Gary) replied Nov 29, 2014 to New pen needle from BD

4 Nov 29, 2014
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