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Long- term travel

I've had T1 for a little over 5 years and been pumping for just as long. In about a year I will hopefully be embarking upon a year long stu…

Started by Hannah Kate

8 Jul 6, 2013
Reply by rick

April is Alcohol Awareness Month

April is National Alcohol Awareness Month in the US! Do you know how alcohol affects your blood sugar?  Or how different kinds of alcohol d…

Started by Emily Coles

4 Apr 29, 2013
Reply by Toddy


So my angst and anger and annoyance aside, (that's a lot of 'a' words), I have a boyfriend, and he loves me immensely. He knew at the begin…

Started by JustGettingBy

28 Jan 10, 2013
Reply by Oakville27

Back to School!! What are your thoughts and concerns?

It's that exciting time of year... back to school time!!  For people with diabetes, and their loved-ones, going back to school can carry ma…

Started by Emily Coles

11 Sep 30, 2012
Reply by meee

College Diabetes Network

I recently became familiar with the College Diabetes Network (CND), its an up and coming organization that is looking to make diabetic life…

Started by Jessica C

1 Sep 24, 2012
Reply by jtreit

Does anyone else just not like drinking?

I'm a 19 year old student from the UK and as many of you are thinking when you read this I should be boozing it up every night.I'm diabetic…

Started by KaffyJay

31 Aug 31, 2010
Reply by Frank Kwiatkowski

Pump and CGM start

Okay so I'm going to start my Minimed Revel 523 either next week or the following week. That being said, after speaking with the medtronic…

Started by Tim G

5 May 7, 2010
Reply by DianaS

Starting pump during honeymoon.

Has anyone started pumping during their honeymoon period? Currently I'm taking 6 units of lantus. Down from 20 a month and a half ago at di…

Started by Tim G

8 Feb 12, 2010
Reply by Tim G

Student Health Insurance

I posted this question in the College group recently but so far haven't had any replies, so I figured I'd post it here on the general forum…

Started by Alison

5 Jul 31, 2009
Reply by Alison




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