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"Richard, I always look to you for inspiration. You have been through so much, you ha…"

Melitta replied 2 hours ago to My Present Day Status

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Reply by Mari

"Amazing response, thanks, Rick. True healing comes from within."

Melitta replied yesterday to when someone has diabetes and neglects it

6 23 hours ago
Reply by Timbeak48

"Susi (who blogs at LADA Life) was misdiagnosed as a Type 2 for more than 20 years, a…"

Melitta replied on Sunday to How Weird Am I? My 13 Year Honeymoon Continues

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"Hi Lilbit: So sorry for all that you are going through, but I am glad that you have…"

Melitta replied on Saturday to New to diabetes and frustrated

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Reply by acidrock23

"All okay for me. I live ~13 miles from the epicenter. The shaking was strong and of…"

Melitta replied Aug 25 to Hope that you are all okay!

6 Aug 26
Reply by marty1492

"Type 1 is immune-mediated destruction of the beta cells of the pancreas, and the aut…"

Melitta replied Aug 21 to Cause of Type I and Type II The Same

17 Aug 22
Reply by swisschocolate

"Hi lh378: Sorry to welcome you to the club, but welcome. LADA is slowly progressive…"

Melitta replied Aug 15 to newly diagnosed as LADA just overwhelmed

20 Aug 22
Reply by vpg

"There are so many inaccuracies and falsehoods in the statements from the "diabetes e…"

Melitta replied Aug 13 to 1 hr at 140 Harmful ?

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Reply by JohnG

"I have a bumper crop of tomatoes again this year! I stand in my garden and pop cherr…"

Melitta replied Aug 12 to Life is Peachy and Corny - and that's just the beginning!

12 Aug 19
Reply by karen

"Good point, Brian, of course you are correct that intensive insulin therapy is three…"

Melitta replied Aug 12 to Are you a LADA? What are your Total Daily Doses?

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From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

Diabetes Among Hispanics: We’re not all the same

US Hispanics are often portrayed in the press as a single, monolithic group. But anyone who has spent any time in San Francisco’s Mission District or the Bronx can tell you, we’re not all the same. Now we’re finding out Read on! →

Diabetes entre los hispanos: no somos todos iguales

Traducido por Mila Ferrer.    A menudo los Hispanos en Estados Unidos son retratados en la prensa como un solo grupo, monolítico. Pero cualquiera que haya pasado algún tiempo en el  Mission District de San Francisco o el Bronx se Read on! →

Diabetes Hands Foundation Team


Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, Editor, has LADA)

Emily Coles
(Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Development Manager, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)


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Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

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Gary (has type 2)

David (dns) (type 2)


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