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All Discussions Tagged 'group' (13)

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Group content we're taking with us to the new site

These are the groups whose content is coming with us to the new TuDiabetes site, and will appear in appropriate forum categories.  They wer…

Started by Emily Coles

23 21 hours ago
Reply by Judith in Portland

Kids diabetes support groups in schools?

Hello! I am a teacher in an elementary school. Do any of your children attend a support group for diabetes (either on school time or otherw…

Started by Kristin

15 Oct 18, 2014
Reply by rgcainmd

New T1 support group - Southern California -Yucaipa, San Bernardino County

I am getting ready to start a new support group for Type 1 diabetics + families. Location: Southern California--> Inland Empire --> Z…

Started by Biedronk

1 Nov 7, 2013
Reply by Melissa

12/7 JDRF-- Newly Created Patient Advisory Group

“JDRF, the world leader in setting the agenda for type 1 diabetes research, announced today the first formal meeting of the newly-created p…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

3 Dec 8, 2012
Reply by acidrock23

Is TuD really just one big group appointment?

Saw this online today about group appointments being used to help people with diabetes and immediately thought of TuD. To me, this website…

Started by MyBustedPancreas

14 Aug 8, 2012
Reply by trenia

Round Robin Writing Story

This concept was introduced to me by my 6th grade teacher. The rules are pretty simple: people in a group take turns writing a story. Limit…

Started by pinkyspurse

40 Jun 23, 2011
Reply by pinkyspurse

Group for Scientists, Nerds and Researchers

I just created the group Scientists, Nerds and Researchers and wanted to advertise it a little. 'Cos with more members, it's more fun! It'…

Started by Vera J.

0 Jun 20, 2011

T2 Support Group Topics? Any ideas?

I facilitate a support group with mainly T2 members.  I've done this for over 20 years and am alwasys looking for fresh ideas..     Have an…

Started by Bug74

10 Nov 8, 2010
Reply by Brian (bsc)

What to eat?

OK, let me introduce the subject.I have been on no wheat diet since these last 15 years. 10 years ago started low GI diet Added 8 years ago…

Started by Acquafortis

0 Sep 1, 2010

Christian Book Club

I originally posted this in the Christian Diabetic Group. Just thought I would throw this out to everybody to see if anyone else would be i…

Started by Sareln Pupkies

0 Aug 4, 2009




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