All Discussions Tagged 'information' (12)

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How much to tell?

I am a big tattle-tail. When I go to a medical provider, I have a list of medications from different types of providers, a psychiatrist, a…

Started by sdkate

7 May 23, 2014
Reply by Amy

The Power of Shared Data

The Power of Shared Data A new $7 million award to the Harvard Medical School Center for Biomedical Informatics from the Patient-Centered…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

0 Jan 27, 2014

Organization and diabetes

Sure this isn't new to most people, but it does take some organization to be a compliant diabetic and / or have other medical problems, I a…

Started by sdkate

4 Jan 8, 2014
Reply by marty1492

Interview with Jen Block, RN, CDE and Clinical Content Manager with "Glu"

What is Glu? What are you trying to accomplish with Glu? Glu is part of a larger project called the T1D Exchange. The goal for the entire p…

Started by Emily Coles

0 Jan 9, 2012

New Online Resource List

Started by Emily Coles

0 Sep 27, 2011

Questions to figure out numbers?

Downloading the memory from my meter, I wanted to USE the data it gave me. I know the kinds/types of questions which I ask to make the data…

Started by Stuart

5 Jun 20, 2011
Reply by Zoe

What Books Have Helped You?

People frequently suggest books. I thought it would be helpful to have a separate thread so people can directly search, rather than info be…

Started by Gerri

13 Mar 8, 2011

Quality varies in social networking websites for diabetics

I just received this press release from the team we work with on TuAnalyze. It's got some great findings as well as things we can learn fro…

Started by Manny Hernandez

33 Feb 17, 2011
Reply by Manny Hernandez

Please participate: Survey on diabetes information seeking behaviors ($5 Target gift card)

I am currently a graduate student at the University of Minnesota. For my study, I am writing on a paper on online community users' diabetes…

Started by sei

4 May 17, 2010
Reply by sei

Nutrition Classes

Just took a Diabetic class for re-education today learned some new things very relaxed and interactive. Although we feel nutrition is vita…

Started by Phill Dill

5 Apr 2, 2010
Reply by Phill Dill




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