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New to this...LOTS of questions!

I was just recently diagnosed with type 1& just soined this site? how r ur experiences? im really afraid to be low:( and of course high…

Started by Megan

9 Mar 4, 2009
Reply by Thierry

Saking after low?

I have noticed the last few lows I have that I shake even more afterwards. I will be shaking a little, so I check my level and see that I'm…

Started by sugarrbabie

5 Feb 24, 2009
Reply by Domo!

"Early" type 1

So, I went to the Endo. a few weeks ago, and was informed that my diagnosis was early type 1. Basically, I'm producing very little insulin…

Started by grayce lou

15 Feb 24, 2009
Reply by Forrest

Type 1 Diabetes And Celiac Disease Linked

JDRF came out with the same news article in their February 2009 newsletter. The findings suggest the cause of type 1 diabetes may be simila…

Started by Michelle

0 Feb 18, 2009

Denied again, any help would be greatly appreciated.

I am so mad right now I can not sleep. I was denied for my insulin pump again. I meet the requirements needed to be placed on an insulin pu…

Started by Unicornzzz

17 Feb 15, 2009
Reply by Scott

Pregnancy and Diabetes

My fiance and I somehow got on the topic of kids the other day. We discussed having our first one at 25 (3 years from now) My problem is I…

Started by li0nandthelam13

8 Feb 3, 2009
Reply by Holly

Do you know what is happening while your low?

I maybe should of put this in the "hypoglycemia unawares" discussion, but here it goes. I was wondering if while your low (you being anyone…

Started by Lisa

31 Jan 26, 2009
Reply by Sagwabetes

type 1 diabetic paramedics?

Is there any type 1 diabetics out there who are also paramedics or EMT or EMS, i'm interested to hear what problems you faced and what coun…

Started by Zo Zo

4 Jan 22, 2009
Reply by Zo Zo

Type 2 Insulin Question

I'm new to this website, and this is my first post. I was diagnosed in March of 2008. I was on oral meds for the first 9 months. Now, becau…

Started by OhSusannah23

1 Jan 21, 2009
Reply by MelissaBL

I'm looking for Endocrinologists that you love...

Hi there everyone, I am on a quest to finally get a health team around me that I can trust and work with really well! One of my (the bigges…

Started by amy

3 Jan 8, 2009
Reply by Judith




From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

Diabetes Among Hispanics: We’re not all the same

US Hispanics are often portrayed in the press as a single, monolithic group. But anyone who has spent any time in San Francisco’s Mission District or the Bronx can tell you, we’re not all the same. Now we’re finding out Read on! →

Diabetes entre los hispanos: no somos todos iguales

Traducido por Mila Ferrer.    A menudo los Hispanos en Estados Unidos son retratados en la prensa como un solo grupo, monolítico. Pero cualquiera que haya pasado algún tiempo en el  Mission District de San Francisco o el Bronx se Read on! →

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Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, Editor, has LADA)

Emily Coles
(Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Development Manager, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)


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Bradford (has type 1)


Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)

Gary (has type 2)

David (dns) (type 2)


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