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

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

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

Melitta replied yesterday 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…"

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

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

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

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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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"Dave, I am sorry that you are having difficulties with your teenage daughter--ugh. M…"

Melitta replied Oct 6 to Started insulin, please comment the regime I've been prescribed...

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"Wah! I want this Animas Vibe in the U.S. market! You lucky Canadians! If anyone is u…"

Melitta replied Oct 6 to Animas® Vibe® Insulin Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Now Approved for Children with Type 1 Diabetes in Canada

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