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How complex are the basal settings on your pump?

I often think, if I could whip up the perfect basal schedule, what would it look like? Has anyone gotten scientific with their basal settin…

Started by Gluke Skywalker

15 Mar 9, 2014
Reply by Benjamin McLaughlin

Fair question: What will the $20K be used for?

I received a very fair question (which in hindsight, we should have addressed as part of the campaign) in connection with our current fund…

Started by Manny Hernandez

7 Feb 3, 2013
Reply by Manny Hernandez

Diabetes Hands Foundation Announces 2012 Big Blue Test Grant Recipients

PRESS RELEASE   With support from Roche Diabetes Care, five grassroots initiatives in the US and two international projects will receive up…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

1 Oct 18, 2012
Reply by Marie B

Big Blue Test Now Accepting Grant Applications to Help People with Diabetes In Need

PRESS RELEASE Five US$10,000 grants to be given to US-based 501(c)(3) organizations for lifesaving supplies, medical tests, treatment, and…

Started by Emily Coles

0 Aug 13, 2012

Lilly Diabetes and Walgreens Launch Diabetes Hypoglycemia Awareness Campaign

Press Release in Wall Street Journal's Market Watch 4/16/12 Lilly Diabetes and Walgreens to Help Combat the Growing Problem of Hypoglycemi…

Started by Emily Coles

1 Apr 16, 2012
Reply by MyBustedPancreas

Diabetes Hands Foundation Launches DHF Seeds!!!

Do you have an awesome idea for a service, program, book.... that will help improve life with diabetes? Want some help getting it off the g…

Started by Emily Coles

3 Mar 7, 2012
Reply by Judith

OC Diabetes Resources Group Orange County, CA

We are the most highly recognized, awarded and endorsed Diabetes Resource Group in Orange County. All those affected by any Diabetes diagn…

Started by Henry D.

0 Sep 23, 2010

Insurance and glucose strips

How many of you have the same situation I have? I am curious. My insurance company will only allow so many strips a month for our daughter…

Started by Chloe Slage

44 Oct 24, 2008
Reply by Chloe Slage

We are open and listening... please, let us know what you think...

As we get ready to move forward with the amazing photos that were submitted in the Diabetes Supplies Art Contest last month, we wanted to c…

Started by Andreina Davila

6 Sep 10, 2008
Reply by Andreina Davila




From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

DHF Joins Diabetes Advocacy Alliance

Diabetes Hands Foundation is incredibly honored to join the Diabetes Advocacy Alliance, an organization with the drive and potential to affect a powerful, positive impact on diabetes and healthcare policy. Diabetes Advocacy Alliance is a 20-member coalition of leading professional Read on! →

Helmsley Charitable Trust Renews Support for DHF

HELMSLEY CHARITABLE TRUST GRANTS SUPPORT TO DIABETES HANDS FOUNDATION FOR FOURTH YEAR  Funding in 2015 to support major transitions in programs and leadership at Diabetes Hands Foundation BERKELEY, CA: February 18, 2015 – The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Read on! →

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