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How often do you test your blood sugar? (poll results)

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Started by Manny Hernandez

1 Jul 19, 2008
Reply by Manny Hernandez

Handy Glucose Carrier Keychain!

Hey Guys, Just a quick message to say that I've found this keyring which has been invented by a diabetic, which is a handy way of carrying…

Started by Sara

2 Jul 16, 2008
Reply by Sweeter Cherise

Cinnamon and Diabetes

Ever since I read The Sugar Solution, I found out about the apparent benefits that cinnamon brings to diabetics. Today I read about it too…

Started by Manny Hernandez

26 May 12, 2008
Reply by Walker

My Blood Glucose Is Cursed

My blood sugar has gone nuts for the last 48 hours. This morning I wake up and I'm at 147. I take 2 units of Humalog and an hour later I'm…

Started by dino

9 May 8, 2008
Reply by saundra barragan

EU Aims To Develop Blood Glucose Prediction Device

Maybe I overlooked it today in the various blogs and within the forums here but, I read an interesting article about the EU supporting the…

Started by Shawn-ATL

0 Apr 10, 2008

Type II, pregnant, will deliver in August - what happens in the hospital with my insulin and glucose checks?

I was a gestational diabetic in 2003 with my first daughter, and this time I'm a Type II. I cannot for the life of me remember how it went…

Started by Maryann

0 Mar 22, 2008

Attention: Recall on Test Strips For Bayer Contour TS Blood Glucose Meter

Found this on Bayer's website today. Please be sure to contact Bayer if you have these test strips. The phone number is 1-800-348-8100 or y…

Started by Lalit Dhadphale

2 Dec 25, 2007
Reply by Lalit Dhadphale

Glucoboy: A Glucose Meter Designed For Kids

Are you guys aware of this? The Glucoboy is the first blood glucose meter that has been designed specially for kid…

Started by Manny Hernandez

3 Dec 10, 2007
Reply by Kirsten Sigrist

When sugar is testing high before a meal

Hey guys, I am looking for advice as to what I should be eating if my sugar is testing high before a meal. I do know that meal skipping is…

Started by Dan Design

21 Nov 24, 2007
Reply by James S. Anderton

Continuous Glucose Monitoring

Has anyone used the Medtronic's paradigm pump with continuous glucose monitor? I'm considering starting my soon-to-be 4 year old on a pump,…

Started by Kelly

13 Aug 10, 2007
Reply by Ken Winters




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