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"I have had platelet counts in the low 20's and never stopped wearing my sensor. I al…"

JohnG replied 2 hours ago to Coumadin and Pumping

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"I just love the stuff...maybe it is."

JohnG replied 19 hours ago to I guess I am not a "Diabetic"

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"Some insurance company's fallow Medicare rules which I think states your C-pep must…"

JohnG replied 22 hours ago to Type 1 Diagnosed Later In Life

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"I have only used it as a acronym in the cyber a very general term for dia…"

JohnG replied yesterday to I guess I am not a "Diabetic"

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"I have two phases, one starts around 3 am and then I have a second phase that's trig…"

JohnG replied yesterday to DP - Rising BG's in the AM

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"Most of the pumps have a 30 day return privilege...Be careful with your decision, mo…"

JohnG replied on Tuesday to pros and cons of Omni Pod or conventional insulin pump

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"I loved surgery treats...but after more than 2 decades I just gave up on food, it's…"

JohnG replied on Friday to Sugar cravings.

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"I'm immunosuppressed all the time, I take Prograf and other immunosuppressant's. I h…"

JohnG replied Sep 24 to IMMUNITY & BG LEVELS Questions I have

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"Yep...several times. I started counting out my pin needles every Sunday for the week…"

JohnG replied Sep 23 to Double Dose

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"Every Type 1 is a celebrity...we are a very rare species,  I'm always excited when I…"

JohnG replied Sep 23 to Celebrities with complications?

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