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Riva Greenberg's Discussions (10)

Discussions Replied To (9) Replies Latest Activity

"I always check my blood sugar in public when I'm in public. I aim to be discreet (so…"

Riva Greenberg replied Jan 16, 2012 to Checking blood sugar in public

65 Sep 7, 2012
Reply by Jay

"Big congrats Manny! You deserve it, now get some sleep :-)"

Riva Greenberg replied Feb 24, 2011 to Diabetes Hands Foundation gets "Connecting Patients Award" from UK-based Creation Healthcare

25 Feb 24, 2011
Reply by Manny Hernandez

"I was diagnosed in 1972 and the only nutritional advice I was given was to not eat s…"

Riva Greenberg replied Feb 24, 2011 to Did You Have A Doctor Who Told You....

51 Mar 5, 2011
Reply by Richard157

"I agree glycemic index is huge. But also whole wheat flour can be refined carb unles…"

Riva Greenberg replied Feb 24, 2011 to Ok, what's the difference here between these two carbs?

69 Jul 21, 2011
Reply by richard fischer

"If you want to give it a try Gary Scheiner offers a one to two week trial. http://in…"

Riva Greenberg replied Feb 20, 2011 to Why CGM, really?

45 Feb 21, 2011
Reply by dickengel

"I've had two frozen shoulders, one in each shoulder. The first took a year for a doc…"

Riva Greenberg replied Feb 20, 2011 to Frozen Shoulder and Diabetes.

5 Feb 20, 2011
Reply by LaGuitariste

"I think there are numerous complex reasons why people don't switch doctors but I thi…"

Riva Greenberg replied Jan 18, 2011 to Why don't people fire their doctors?

182 Jan 27, 2011
Reply by Zolar1

"It's quite possible the honeymoon period is over, it can last from a few months to a…"

Riva Greenberg replied Jul 30, 2010 to Is the honeymoon over?

5 Jul 30, 2010
Reply by Riva Greenberg

"Marty, you'll find you're happier when you spend more time thinking about what you d…"

Riva Greenberg replied Jun 9, 2009 to Can you truly be happy with Type 1? PLEASE RESOND......

82 Dec 2, 2009
Reply by Lauren




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Diabetes Hands Foundation Team


Melissa Lee
(Interim Executive Director, Editor, has type 1)

Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, has LADA)

Emily Coles (Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Director of Operations and Development, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)


Lead Administrator

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)


Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

DanP (has Type 1)

Gary (has type 2)

David (has type 2)


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