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Are we just completely ignorant about Type 2?

I was thinking about type 2 diabetes and conventional treatment. It really got me wondering: When did glucophage deficiency become a malady…

Started by Dave

26 on Monday
Reply by Doug

starting insulin after 2 years

Hi Well after 2 years, we decided it's time to go to the next step. I have been taking Januvia and Metformin max amounts but my AIC has bee…

Started by Nancy Beneteau

18 Jan 20
Reply by Terry

the new levemir pen

I recently got a new prescription for levemir. It was different than the old pen design. The drum where you would "push" the plunger to del…

Started by Christalyn

1 Jan 13
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Doctors/medical community don't care that Type 1s are misdiagnosed

For 18 years, I have tried to change the mindset that Type 1 diabetes is a childhood disease, and to get people with adult-onset Type 1 dia…

Started by Melitta

78 Jan 4
Reply by Melitta

Delayed Lows after Exercise

All, After hitting average BS over 180 and an 8.2 a1c, my doc upped my metformin from 1500mg to 2000mg per day and added 25mg glipizide per…

Started by jaxmeier

8 Dec 21, 2014
Reply by jaxmeier

Reversing neuropathy in type 2 diabetics

I have had neuropathy for 6-1/2 years with diabetes probably for 10 years. My neuropathy is at moderate pain level with small fiber and lar…

Started by cdredbaron10

73 Dec 9, 2014
Reply by Sandy

Managing type 2 without meds or insulin

I was diagnosed with diabetes type 2 at the end of March of 1998 which makes it 16 years, 8 months and 2 weeks that I've been living with t…

Started by Vancouversailor

47 Dec 4, 2014
Reply by Vancouversailor

Invokana for Type 2...questions

Hi..I am 60 and have had Type 2 for 20 years. Over the past year or so, my blood sugar has been raging despite a pretty complete drug regim…

Started by Mike Jarboe

35 Nov 27, 2014
Reply by Jimi

Looking for information about Type 2 in the early 1970s

Greetings! I'm new to tudiabetes. I had gestational diabetes, so I guess that makes me pre-diabetic, and my mother had Type 2. But I'm her…

Started by Cyndie

4 Nov 26, 2014
Reply by Marie B

How am I GAINING weight?

I've been watching what I eat, using Myfitnesspal app, and going to the gym (although am limited to what I can do because I recently hurt m…

Started by jesikabeth

35 Nov 23, 2014
Reply by biggrey

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Diabetes Hands Foundation Team

DHF TEAM

Melissa Lee
(Interim Executive Director, has type 1)
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
(Director of Operations and Development, has type 2)

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

DHF VOLUNTEERS


Lead Administrator

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)


Administrators

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

DanP (has Type 1)

Gary (has type 2)

David (has type 2)

 

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