Chiara Ko's Discussions (16)

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"Hi Marty, I don't want to make it sound like having type 1 is a cakewalk, cause it'…"

Chiara Ko replied Nov 20, 2009 to Can you truly be happy with Type 1? PLEASE RESOND......

82 Dec 2, 2009
Reply by Lauren

"I drink only one big cup of coffee a day (in the morning) and drink it with Splenda…"

Chiara Ko replied Feb 16, 2009 to Coffee Drinkers, where are you?

325 Sep 21, 2010
Reply by tigger

"Hi Sweeter :) When I was younger, my Mom would always give me one gluco tab, and im…"

Chiara Ko replied Feb 10, 2009 to How do you treat your lows?

22 Feb 12, 2009
Reply by Melissa Lee

"Yes... this is one thing that I seemed to figure out once I grew up... I noticed I f…"

Chiara Ko replied Feb 4, 2009 to Anger and diabetes

15 Sep 25, 2009
Reply by AG

"I've worn it on and off over the years but I don't like any of them because I'm not…"

Chiara Ko replied Feb 2, 2009 to Do you Wear Medical ID jewelry?

282 Jan 3
Reply by Alycat

"Hmm JB, I usually get a bit on the high side right before getting sick. When I'm sic…"

Chiara Ko replied Feb 1, 2009 to Question about a cold and lows.

10 Feb 4, 2009
Reply by Johnben.

"Hi Paige!! Well, I'm simply glad you spoke up and did something with the TuDiabetes…"

Chiara Ko replied Feb 1, 2009 to Worst Diabetic Ever-- needs help.

109 Feb 24
Reply by Janice

"Hmmm not sure but can be a factor definitely... I was diagnosed at 5 years old, and…"

Chiara Ko replied Feb 1, 2009 to Type 1 and heavy stress, a trigger ?

24 Apr 21, 2009
Reply by Dov

"Hi Kenny! I can send you 1 vial :) I know it's not much but I can get it to you (the…"

Chiara Ko replied Jan 30, 2009 to IN NEED OF TEST STRIPS

32 Mar 13, 2010
Reply by Candace

"You know you're diabetic when... At 5 years old, you scare your cousin with your sy…"

Chiara Ko replied Jan 30, 2009 to You know youre a diabetic when.....

1352 Jan 11
Reply by Grace




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