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What triggered your Type 1?

Any idea what caused/triggered your T1? Since science can't tell us yet, just wondered if any of you had flu, illness, etc in the months pr…

Started by Denise

159 Apr 5
Reply by Jan


There was a new kid on the block...she came in making a big splash in 2010, and nothing much has been heard from her since. You know who I'…

Started by Linda G

24 Jan 2
Reply by Marie B

When People Tell You About the "Latest Cure" For Type 1 . . .

Hi All, I'm new here. A short bio: Mom of a 7 year old girl, Elizabeth, dx'd Type 1 right after Memorial Day in full DKA. She was in inte…

Started by Lizzy's Mom

23 Jul 3, 2013
Reply by nel

Newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.

Hi!​​. I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes and require insulin injections 4 times a day (10 units per injection). But, the problem is my b…

Started by Lyna

8 May 10, 2013
Reply by Terry

Team Type1 & Novo Nordisk--All Diabetic Professional Cycling Team

TEAM TYPE 1 AND NOVO NORDISK PARTNER TO CREATE TEAM NOVO NORDISK Team Type 1 and Novo Nordisk announce the launch of Team Novo Nordisk- the…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

0 Dec 21, 2012

Insulin Build up anyone?

Ive been diabetic for 18 years, i was 11 months old when i was diagnosed, now I'm 19. When i was little, for about 6-7years i did my needle…

Started by GummyBearSteff

8 May 29, 2012
Reply by Brunetta

Medtronic's pump upgrade program

I am wondering whether anyone has made use of Medtronic's pump upgrade program. Money is a little tight right now and Eric's pump is only 2…

Started by Elizabeth

5 Feb 6, 2012
Reply by jowhaley

Faustman Lab Update

Newsletter update from the Faustman Lab: "Dear Friends, We've come a long way since 2001, when we first announced we could reverse type 1…

Started by Emily Coles

0 Dec 15, 2011

Does anyone else's body not respond the same from day to day?

One day I will eat eggs and pancakes and not give insulin and I only go to 160 and then back down (on a basal of 1.5) then the next day try…

Started by Sick of TYPE 1

38 May 19, 2011
Reply by Sick of TYPE 1

A1c and CGM not matching

just got back from my doc- A1c is 9.1 (214 avg over 3months) but my CGM says over the last 28 days My avg (it checks every 5 mins) is 166 b…

Started by Sick of TYPE 1

12 May 17, 2011
Reply by Sick of TYPE 1




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An Open Letter from @AskManny, @DiabetesHF to @NYTRosenthal, @NYTimes

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