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"MDI for 15 years here. I usually try to limit myself to 2 slices of pizza and one pi…"

TimmyMac replied Mar 3, 2013 to Pizza question

15 Mar 4, 2013
Reply by Shawnmarie

"for the past few years i've worn basic cheapo socks and either nike or brooks runnin…"

TimmyMac replied Feb 17, 2013 to Diabetic socks & sneakers?

35 Feb 20, 2013
Reply by Sam Iam

"but from what Holger just said, the beta cells aren't needed. So it wouldn't matter…"

TimmyMac replied Feb 10, 2013 to Article: Type 1 Diabetes Cured in Dogs!

18 Feb 12, 2013
Reply by FHS

"75% diagnosed at 5, currently 20 years old"

TimmyMac replied Feb 3, 2013 to What percent?

80 Feb 28, 2013
Reply by Stuart

"Since you are posting this in the T1 forum I'm going to assume you're on insulin. Th…"

TimmyMac replied Jan 15, 2013 to high blood sugar

8 Jan 16, 2013
Reply by Amberstar Turner

"after 15 years I think its about time I get an insulin pump and if I could get my be…"

TimmyMac replied Dec 31, 2012 to What is your number health 1 goal for 2013?

13 Feb 7, 2013
Reply by Emmy

"This is going to sound really bad. As in, I'm surprised I didn't get expelled for th…"

TimmyMac replied Nov 13, 2012 to Bullying and Diabetes?

8 Nov 13, 2012
Reply by pancreaswanted

"I've had diabetes for 15 years and my a1c is currently 5.5. When i was Dx'd it was a…"

TimmyMac replied Oct 31, 2012 to Please help me out! it takes 2 seconds! im a type 1, doing a homework assignment that involves statistics.

98 Nov 27, 2012
Reply by Linda

"I work at Micky Ds... I get free big macs practically DAILY! talk about a diet blowe…"

TimmyMac replied Sep 25, 2012 to knowingly making poor food choices

40 Oct 6, 2012
Reply by cat

"I'm a licker! i used to just wipe it on the inside of my kit... but that caused it t…"

TimmyMac replied Aug 30, 2012 to So much blood - What do you use to clean up after you prick your finger?

64 Sep 30, 2012
Reply by Daisy Mae




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