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Nathan at MGH misinforms on PBS

I am hearing David Nathan, MD, Director of Diabetes Center, Massachusetts General Hospital say that: Type 1 is juvenile or childhood diabet…

Started by Nell

47 Oct 11
Reply by artwoman

bridging the messaging gap? type 1, type 2

hey everyone. I have a question for you. What kind of messaging would work effectively to bridge the gap between type 1 and type 2? should…

Started by MarinaTheBetes

9 Oct 8
Reply by artwoman

Do You Hide Your Diabetes?

For many years after my diagnosis in 1945, I did not know another diabetic. I mentioned my disease to a couple of friends when I was a teen…

Started by Richard157

20 Oct 2
Reply by makeupgirl08

Is it safe if insulin pump passes through scanners?

I have heard that insulin pump should not pass through scanners as they can malfunction. Does anybody in this forum has any knowledge/exper…

Started by SweetBaby

24 Sep 17
Reply by Wanderingbookworm

Poem: To Love a Diabetic

To love a diabetic is to be a doctor. It means helping her to remember her medications. It means driving her for an hour to the only 24 hou…

Started by Marps

36 Sep 14
Reply by Zoe

530G with Enlite Experience?

I'm curious about the feedback from people who're using the Medtronic 530G with Enlite. I tried the 530G with Enlite for 24-hour and didn't…

Started by Allie Beatty

11 Sep 2
Reply by Allie Beatty

Supposed "gestational diabetes" diagnosed at 6 weeks and wondering about my current treatment

Hi everyone. I've lurked on here for several months, but this is my first post. I'm currently 32 weeks pregnant with my second child. I was…

Started by ErinWA

1 Jul 31
Reply by MelissaBL

parents of college age kids with T1

I have a 14 yr. old, so this is a bit premature, but I am already afraid of sending him to college and having to manage his diabetes alone.…

Started by SJR

16 Jul 24
Reply by Marie B

Colonoscopy Questions

I will probably be having one in August. And I have a few questions for those who have had this done. I searched colonoscopy but nothing is…

Started by meee

38 Jul 17
Reply by meee

Who here lives low carb?

I've been livin low carb for 3.5 years now (ever since my diagnosis) and have been on insulin for 2.5 of them. I never eat over 20-30 carbs…

Started by LiL MaMa

71 Jul 10
Reply by Alan S

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