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ACA Insurance Coverage: From Syringes to Pump

I am a 29 year old T1 diabetic. For a long time I have been uninsured and had been injecting with syringes and vials since it was the cheap…

Started by DFresh

2 yesterday
Reply by SugarFreed

Worst Diabetic Ever-- needs help.

I'm embarrassed. It might be that I am too preoccupied with other things, or that maybe I'm in denial (which doesn't seem possible after 12…

Started by Paige

98 Apr 9
Reply by KirstynB

How do you handle long term diabetic depression?

I will be the first person to admit that I suffer from depression, according to the records of my therp it is CHRONIC, SEVERE, LONG LASTING…

Started by sdkate

36 Mar 13
Reply by Marie B

Need some ideas or resources

I know there are others like me in this boat, so I'm hoping there are those who can give me some ideas; and others also. My husband is 65 d…

Started by sdkate

1 Mar 12
Reply by jims

Mindfulness meditation... anybody done it?

Anybody in membership have direct experience? How would the techniques directly effect coping with ones diabetes specifically??? Anyone kno…

Started by Stuart

26 Mar 4
Reply by Stuart

I was just TOLD that marijuana can replace insulin.

A guy commented on a high blood sugar photo I have on instagram and claims that "marijuana can replace insulin." That is the STUPIDEST thin…

Started by TheDiabetesHero

29 Feb 18
Reply by Sofie-A.

Interested in a Diabetes Teen Youtube Channel?

Hello! I was sorta thinking last night.... I wanted to see if anyone was interested in maybe making a youtube channel about diabetes! First…

Started by Caren

0 Feb 15

You know youre a diabetic when.....

lets make a list of "you know your a diabetic when you "! example. You know your a diabetic when you freak out when your friend eats a ca…

Started by Kenny!

1342 Feb 14
Reply by Suzie

How do you get out of the hole you've dug? (Diabetic burnout)

I've come to a point in my diabetic journey where I'm sick and tired of my life revolving around my diabetes care. In fact, I've not really…

Started by daydreamer630

25 Feb 7
Reply by Chango

A diabetes project...AND I NEED YOUR HELP!

A few weeks ago I came on here and talked about a kickstarter fundraising thing I was doing to get funding for a photo project involving di…

Started by TheDiabetesHero

2 Jan 8
Reply by Piscesyin

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