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TuDiabetes site move update: features that will change

Hello TuDiabetes community! As you already read in this announcement, this spring TuDiabetes will be moving to a new home!  The main platfo…

Started by Emily Coles

80 yesterday
Reply by Shadow Dragon

Big changes are coming for TuDiabetes!!

Last summer we surveyed members of TuDiabetes and EsTuDiabetes online communities, and gained some GREAT insights! We learned that our memb…

Started by Emily Coles

55 Jan 20
Reply by Emily Coles


Often, someone with diabetes will choose to conceal the fact from friends and even some family members. There are reasons why people do tha…

Started by David (dns)

12 Jun 6, 2014
Reply by Zoe

Mobile version of this site (i.e. app)?...

Wondering if there is a mobile version of this site, an app, or some other way to access it through my iPhone...? FYI - I would support a f…

Started by caprifoglio

3 Feb 23, 2014
Reply by acidrock23

What are you doing in memory of jrtpup?

Barbara's passing has left a hole in our community. Given how much she cared about our community, it would only be fitting for us, as a com…

Started by James122501

1 Jan 30, 2014
Reply by Bailey

Stemwinder (Gary) Joins the TuD Admin Team!

We are always looking for ways to improve the TuDiabetes Community for our membership (which I must say is teetering at nearly 30,000 membe…

Started by Bradford

19 Aug 26, 2013
Reply by Pastelpainter

Growing Community: Over 30k members on TuDiabetes

TuDiabetes! Congrats on hitting the big 30K! Since beginning work at the Diabetes Hands Foundation, I have become well aquatinted with and…

Started by Heather Gabel

7 Aug 22, 2013
Reply by Melissa Lee

What has made you feel the most supported?

I'm curious, diabetes can be isolating, especially for those of us that are single and don't have family around to help... What have people…

Started by bluefrango

25 Aug 20, 2013
Reply by Mom of a Winner

Great Nonprofits Update

Here's a GREAT way to give back to this community: write a review for TuDiabetes and its parent organization, Diabetes Hands Foundation, on…

Started by Emily Coles

2 May 16, 2013
Reply by Judith

Thank you, Gerri!!!

All of us at Diabetes Hands Foundation want to extend a HUGE thanks to TuDiabetes member Gerri for her years of help and support of the TuD…

Started by Emily Coles

45 Apr 16, 2013
Reply by Emily Walton




From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

Spare A Rose, Save A Child for Valentines Day

Here’s a new way to celebrate Valentines Day: Buy a dozen roses, spare the cost of one (about $5) and donate to IDF’s Life for a Child program. By doing this, you will help children in need of life saving insulin. Those of Read on! →

Diabetes Hands Foundation Announces Interim Executive Director as Manny Hernandez, Co-Founder and President, Steps Down

Read the Spanish version of the announcement. BERKELEY, CA: January 15, 2015 – Manny Hernandez, President and Co-Founder of the Diabetes Hands Foundation (DHF), has announced his decision to step down as President of the organization. “Diabetes Hands Foundation has Read on! →

Diabetes Hands Foundation Team


Melissa Lee
(Interim Executive Director, has type 1)
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
(Director of Operations and Development, has type 2)

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


Lead Administrator

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)


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

DanP (has Type 1)

Gary (has type 2)

David (has type 2)


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