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New to the disease...

Wanted to see if anyone wanted to talk? New or experienced, I think anything at this point will help. It's been a hard couple months for me…

Started by Sara

1 Jun 19, 2013
Reply by Zoe

Novo Nordisk receives Complete Response Letter in the US for Tresiba ® and Ryzodeg ®

Bagsværd, Denmark, 10 February 2013 – Novo Nordisk today announced that on 8 February 2013 it received a Complete Response Letter from the…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

9 Feb 13, 2013
Reply by Mishi

January 1 fast approaching . . . thank goodness!

I'm so excited that we are almost at the new year and this holiday season will be over. For over 5 weeks, we have confronted expectations f…

Started by Deborah

4 Dec 31, 2012
Reply by acidrock23

Humbled at Metabolic Center

Well, it has been quite a week. I recently visited the Metabolic center in Montreal. I waited for almost a year in order to see the Endo -…

Started by Jason Sandeman

13 Feb 9, 2012
Reply by Natalie ._c-

New Girl!

Hey everyone:) Im new to this site... Not new to diabetes though! Going on 6 years now... Crazy! Well, Im really just writing this forum to…

Started by ThatOneGirlCourtney

26 Jan 17, 2012
Reply by ThatOneGirlCourtney

Opinion about Pumps

Hey guyz My Doc has been behind me for the last 6 months to switch over to the pump instead of using syringes for my insulin needs. Now af…

Started by sultansfam

51 Mar 31, 2011
Reply by still_young_at_heart

We'll Type You Later

Has anyone else had an endocrinologist(s) decline to tell you what type you are because they can't verify if you are a 2 or a 1.5? I have…

Started by Belgienne

28 Jan 20, 2011
Reply by Natalie ._c-


Hi all. With tomorrow being the first of the year and that being my B-day and D-anniversary all in the same day. I just wanted to know what…

Started by Miss Miss

30 Jan 2, 2011
Reply by Kelly WPA

Taking Control of Your Diabetes Brings Cutting-Edge Conference and Heath Fair To Providence to Educate and Motivate Those Living With Diabetes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFeaturing Acclaimed Fitness Trainer Kim Lyons and Race Car Driver Charlie Kimball Providence, RI (July 10, 2010)—Takin…

Started by TCOYDJuliaB

2 Aug 26, 2010
Reply by TCOYDJuliaB

New Pod is almost here!!

Hi everyone, Great news! I was at the Dr yesterday and they had the new PDM. They are going to start giving them out to new patients in Jun…

Started by Matt

15 Apr 26, 2009
Reply by Renegadez




From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

DHF Joins Diabetes Advocacy Alliance

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Helmsley Charitable Trust Renews Support for DHF

HELMSLEY CHARITABLE TRUST GRANTS SUPPORT TO DIABETES HANDS FOUNDATION FOR FOURTH YEAR  Funding in 2015 to support major transitions in programs and leadership at Diabetes Hands Foundation BERKELEY, CA: February 18, 2015 – The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Read on! →

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