All Discussions Tagged 'Support' (9)

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Dept. of Veterans Affairs Support for CGMS

Has anyone had any favorable experiences in obtaining support for CGMS by the US Department of Veterans Affairs? I do not have health insur…

Started by Tom Goffe

30 Sep 22
Reply by Tom Goffe

Poll on Pumps

So which is the best pump of all? Lets do a semi-scientific analyses here. On the features common to all pumps we will do 1-5 (1= Not Good…

Started by olu Oog

6 Aug 12
Reply by Linda G

Denver D supt group??

Hey Denverites! Anyone know of a GREAT group or Diabetes (ADULT) support group in the Denver CO Metro area?  Not interested in the lame "wo…

Started by T1Tambien

17 Dec 26, 2013
Reply by Senator

Dallas Area Diabetics

Hi Everyone- I've had Type 1 for over 20 years. I'm looking for some Young Adult Type 1s in the Dallas area that would be interested in mee…

Started by Sarai

5 Jun 7, 2013
Reply by Sarai

Psychological Support & Diabetes

I don't know if this article has been shared yet but I thought it was worth reading and passing along :) Psychological Support: The Missing…

Started by Maycri

1 Nov 15, 2012
Reply by Deborah

How do you spread the word about Diabetes Awareness?

To start off, I put Diabetes decal on all letters and bills that I mail out. I have also left TuDiabetes cards off at the local Half Price…

Started by Jeffrey

0 Apr 1, 2012

Do a Little Something. It All Matters!!!!!

Damn, Seagator, my friend----you threw down the gauntlet. I just took out a 2nd mortgage on the outhouse and raised you with a donation of…

Started by Judith

1 Sep 25, 2011
Reply by Doris D

How to best raise money for a cure?

Hi guys, I've always wanted to do more to help make a difference for folks with diabetes. I was diagnosed at age 11 and have been dealing…

Started by Carolyn Deans

8 Jul 17, 2009
Reply by Carolyn Deans

How many diabetics do you know?

With all the staggering statistics about the diabetes epidemic, I am surprised to say that I know absolutely no one with diabetes (unless t…

Started by Mandy

19 Oct 10, 2007
Reply by Jack Purvis




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