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"I'm diagnosed with LADA, have had the c-peptide and antibody testing an still don't…"

Sam replied 21 hours ago to Has anyone been labeled type 1.5 (LADA), but type 2 could still be a possibility?

8 12 hours ago
Reply by Tim

"Your insulin should be fine. Pharmacists have told me that unopened pens can spend 3…"

Sam replied on Wednesday to Power outages and insulin

5 23 hours ago
Reply by Naijabetic Mama

"I eat Essentially zero carbohydrates for breakfast, that's the only way I stay flat…"

Sam replied on Wednesday to Smoothies for Breakfast

11 22 hours ago
Reply by Naijabetic Mama

"Do you drink alcohol and if so have your patterns with it changed lately? That can a…"

Sam replied on Monday to LOWS!

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Reply by Sarah

"Basal and bolus are two entirely different animals. Your basal being adjusted absolu…"

Sam replied on Monday to LOWS!

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Reply by Sarah

"Lol yeah but 22s are for kids"

Sam replied Oct 17 to Am I being paranoid? I'm going to stock pile insulin....

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Reply by Dave

"I think I have about 10,000 units on hand... Plus about 10,000 rounds of ammunition…"

Sam replied Oct 16 to Am I being paranoid? I'm going to stock pile insulin....

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"I'm a little bit surprised to hear they diagnosed you initially with LADA at an a1c…"

Sam replied Oct 4 to Quick Update

44 12 hours ago
Reply by Kate

"I still say "sugar diabetes" but in an attempt to be humorous generally"

Sam replied Oct 1 to I guess I am not a "Diabetic"

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Reply by Roger212

"You hide something you are ashamed of or don't want anyone to know about. You keep t…"

Sam replied Sep 30 to Do You Hide Your Diabetes?

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