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"I don't generally make it a point to bring it up. I choose to test and treat in priv…"

Sam replied 22 hours ago to Do You Hide Your Diabetes?

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Reply by acidrock23

"Unfortunately there is a big difference in the grand scheme between recognizing some…"

Sam replied 22 hours ago to Inflammation and complications

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"I'd just make it clear back that you aren't interested in seeing him every three mon…"

Sam replied on Saturday to New Doc want to see me evey three months

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"So why do you all "have to go" ? If you don't feel it's beneficial? How is insurance…"

Sam replied on Saturday to New Doc want to see me evey three months

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"Wow... I go to the doctor maybe 2x a year--- and one of those is for my employment p…"

Sam replied on Saturday to New Doc want to see me evey three months

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"Interesting. Anyone care to speculate why they are saying rates are slowing except f…"

Sam replied on Wednesday to Some study saying Daibetes rates may be leveling

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Sam replied Sep 22 to Word Association Game

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Reply by Pastelpainter

"This is interesting food for thought regarding the physics and whether or not the pu…"

Sam replied Sep 21 to IMPORTANT! Update to my previous post about insulin pumps and flying

16 Sep 21
Reply by Shadow Dragon

"So to take this one step further--- how about swapping the same pen needle between t…"

Sam replied Sep 19 to Pen needle reuse

18 Sep 20
Reply by swisschocolate

"I understand your frustration, but please understand that this situation is not your…"

Sam replied Sep 17 to Expired insulin?

5 Sep 17
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