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"My Taber's says apoptosis (from ptosis, a dropping) is a disintegration of cells int…"

Leo2 replied Apr 13, 2013 to Petition to Revise Names of T1&T2 to Reflect the Nature of Each

163 Apr 27, 2013
Reply by JamieP

"It simply places the insulin a little more into the body instead of quite on the sur…"

Leo2 replied Apr 13, 2013 to Lumps on skin caused by insulin: any ideas for treatment?

10 May 18, 2013
Reply by Kathlyn

"I bring up the signs of diabetes every time. I take it to the place where the person…"

Leo2 replied Apr 13, 2013 to Others Must Do This, Too

15 Apr 13, 2013
Reply by Leo2

"Yes it's possible to go low from basal. Figure it drops your blood glucose as far pe…"

Leo2 replied Apr 10, 2013 to low from basal?

6 Apr 10, 2013
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"The thighs are especially ready to go into lumps. Leave the thighs out of the rotati…"

Leo2 replied Apr 8, 2013 to Lumps on skin caused by insulin: any ideas for treatment?

10 May 18, 2013
Reply by Kathlyn

"After riding low, say 55-70, a person can have hypo unawareness. Put your average at…"

Leo2 replied Apr 6, 2013 to Lows

9 Apr 9, 2013
Reply by HPNpilot

"I sympathize with you completely. Put a lock on your lips just like when we were kid…"

Leo2 replied Apr 3, 2013 to Diabetes is ruining my relationship

23 Apr 3, 2013
Reply by christy

"I think FHS has said it all. The fact that you are noticing fluctuations is great. I…"

Leo2 replied Apr 3, 2013 to Queston About Eye Damage due to sudden/rapid changes in blood sugar averages

7 Apr 3, 2013
Reply by Kathy

"I dx'd myself at 71 and I'm almost 84 and not slowing down. Wonderful project! Just…"

Leo2 replied Mar 22, 2013 to How to find yourself again...

31 Apr 3, 2013
Reply by Toddy

"Everything falls under dieting. Limiting food choices is dieting but it works. They…"

Leo2 replied Mar 21, 2013 to Type 2, overweight, and binge eating disorder

24 Apr 12, 2013
Reply by Zoe




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