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"Overall, a great presentation. JDRF is really making some progress. Since the majori…"

Melitta replied on Monday to JDRF Slide Presentation: Prevention of T1D

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"Wow, that's impressive!"

Melitta replied Oct 31 to Hello!

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"Hi Catvet: Good for you for being proactive and going on insulin early. And congrats…"

Melitta replied Oct 24 to Anti GAD antibodies

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"Hi Alexander: You still are having high blood sugars, consistently, which make visio…"

Melitta replied Oct 24 to Hello!

27 Nov 1
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"Hi Chris: It sounds like your endo has diagnosed you as having LADA (which is Type 1…"

Melitta replied Oct 23 to Has anyone been labeled type 1.5 (LADA), but type 2 could still be a possibility?

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"Hi Hanna: IMO, Christopher and Maurie are spot-on by saying go on insulin early, and…"

Melitta replied Oct 20 to Questions about the honeymoon

24 Nov 9
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"Thanks, Donna, for posting this. I do hope that some new-onset Type 1s will look int…"

Melitta replied Oct 15 to Perle Bioscience Soon to Be Ready for Phase III Cinical Trial

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"Maurie, I really am sorry that you went through such a horrible experience, and are…"

Melitta replied Oct 11 to Sobering...

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"I am with you, AR, in that I hate glucose tabs. But I also know they work better tha…"

Melitta replied Oct 11 to Sobering...

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"Hi Amy: I always feel funny welcoming people to the club, but welcome! I am glad tha…"

Melitta replied Oct 9 to rapid onset Type 1 diabetes in adults

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