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What are my rights as a diabetic in a public held event?

I recently joined a support group in Houston for T1's and just think they are awesome. Last month, I was shocked to find out one person was…

Started by Soaring Freak

20 Oct 3, 2013
Reply by Ruth

Responding to the Encouragement From Fellow Site Members

In response to the continued urging of my dear friends on this site, I am now putting the events in my life for the last 4 or 5 years into…

Started by Lois

4 Dec 27, 2012
Reply by Brunetta

Young Adult Event in Boston and San Francisco Areas

Hi, I'm part of a group called D-Lead (Diabetes Leaders), we're holding two events this summer for young adults (18-25). I've attached a li…

Started by Meagan

1 Mar 21, 2010
Reply by Colleen

Reading diabetes data

When you download the meter and or pump data to a data management system. - What should you look for? - What reports are important? - Is th…

Started by Sal Daoud

3 Nov 20, 2009
Reply by Leo2

Where Social Networks and Diabetes Meet - article in MyTCOYD Newsletter, Vol. 28

I just got the most recent newsletter from TCOYD, Vol. 28, which includes an article titled "Where Social Networks and Diabetes Meet". The…

Started by Manny Hernandez

0 May 19, 2009

Spread the Word about Health Across America

Hi all- I wanted to share a campaign I'm working on to raise awareness for diabetes. It's a national, multi-city awareness campaign called…

Started by TonyO

3 May 4, 2009

What did you do on the big day

What happens on the big day? Was your wedding, graduation, giving birth, christening, you name it, a big day? What did you do special on th…

Started by Rick Phillips

13 Feb 24, 2009
Reply by Rick Phillips

Upcoming Diabetes Expos added to Events

I just finished adding all currently announced Diabetes Expos to the Events section:

Started by Manny Hernandez

0 Apr 13, 2008

World Diabetes Day Events

I would love to hear about all the World Diabetes Day events you took part in this week. I have some great news to share: we organized a f…

Started by Manny Hernandez

0 Nov 16, 2007




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Diabetes Among Hispanics: We’re not all the same

US Hispanics are often portrayed in the press as a single, monolithic group. But anyone who has spent any time in San Francisco’s Mission District or the Bronx can tell you, we’re not all the same. Now we’re finding out Read on! →

Diabetes entre los hispanos: no somos todos iguales

Traducido por Mila Ferrer.    A menudo los Hispanos en Estados Unidos son retratados en la prensa como un solo grupo, monolítico. Pero cualquiera que haya pasado algún tiempo en el  Mission District de San Francisco o el Bronx se Read on! →

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