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"In Canada we don't have 504 plans and assistance with any sort of D care at school i…"

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"My 20 year old type 1 son had a daily dose of rampiril added to his medication regim…"

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"My sons 9th year with T1 ends today. He was diagnosed with an A1c of approx 8.5 in 2…"

Cheryl replied Nov 7, 2012 to Please help me out! it takes 2 seconds! im a type 1, doing a homework assignment that involves statistics.

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"For the benefit of Ellie, my son who is T1 did not respond well to Levemir either as…"

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"Eric, I wonder if you'd mind sharing how you have dealt with preventing a repeat of…"

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"From your posts it looks like you are just a little past six months of dealing with…"

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"Its' OK Zoe. I was just very taken aback."

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"I attended a JDRF seminar with a neurologist as a guest speaker who talked about his…"

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"My 19 year old son has been a type 1 diabetic since the age of 10. He had serious as…"

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