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"Yes my Dad tells everyone,that I'm a Diabetic (the bad kind) and a major organ recip…"

JohnG replied Aug 29 to What Frustrates You About Diabetes?

38 Sep 4
Reply by 1DebY

"I have a EatSmart..the nice thing about this one is that it will keep a running tota…"

JohnG replied Aug 29 to food scale

13 Sep 1
Reply by Rob Roy

"I have injected most of the insulin's in my long diabetic career. Started with two i…"

JohnG replied Aug 29 to Pumping vs MDI - A Case for Both

77 Aug 29
Reply by Diabetic Dad

"If Your body makes insulin it delivers it, via the portal vine. A pump delivers insu…"

JohnG replied Aug 27 to Question about poor site absorption

3 Aug 27
Reply by JohnG

"My diet consists of foods that my meter has approved, almost 30 years of food succes…"

JohnG replied Aug 25 to has anyone had success with using dr. joel fuhrman's diet?

20 Aug 25
Reply by Cosumne Jan

"Hypoglycemia, and Hypo-unawareness are common side effects to all types of insulin.…"

JohnG replied Aug 22 to Not feeling lows until they get REAL low

21 Aug 26
Reply by jjm335

"I would think it's hard to accept Medibolic Syndrome (Type2). kinda like saying you…"

JohnG replied Aug 21 to when someone has diabetes and neglects it

6 Sep 2
Reply by Timbeak48

"Your assumption is wrong...many of us long time users have watched our Isig. and cal…"

JohnG replied Aug 15 to predicting failure date of medtronic cgms sof sensors

23 Aug 21
Reply by jjm335

"There are two factors related to sensor failure, one is the signal strength which is…"

JohnG replied Aug 13 to predicting failure date of medtronic cgms sof sensors

23 Aug 21
Reply by jjm335

"Your story is very familiar, I was 34 with a similar start. My TDD was around 25-30…"

JohnG replied Aug 8 to Confused

27 Aug 10
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