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were any of you put on just the long acting insulin?

Started by MelissaM in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

11 Oct 21, 2009
Reply by Dr Michael Hill

The Holidays and controling your sugar

How many of you out there can resist temptation with all the good food during the holidays.The pies,the candy,the starches.I can resist som…

Started by Rosalee Meade in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

2 Oct 21, 2009
Reply by Rosalee Meade

Camp Hertko Hollow - Childrens Diabetes Camp You probably are or know a child with diabetes. If not, click on the link above to s…

Started by Janette in Children with Diabetes Forum

0 Oct 21, 2009

Your thoughts on logging diabetes numbers: BGs, food, exercise, etc.

Reading this post by Amy Tenderich about data logging in diabetes and why (by itself) it's not the holy grail, made me wonder how does ever…

Started by Manny Hernandez in Diabetes Treatment, Cure

27 Oct 21, 2009
Reply by Ray

Diabetes Education Leads to Lower Healthcare Costs: Study

People that receive education about diabetes typically have lower healthcare costs, according to an article recently published in Diabetes…

Started by Igal Koiman in Diabetes News Forum

0 Oct 21, 2009

Diabetes Cases to Soar to 435 Million by 2030: IDF

The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) said there are 285 million people suffering from diabetes worldwide, a significant jump from th…

Started by Igal Koiman in Diabetes News Forum

0 Oct 21, 2009

which is better(little exercise and a1c 6 ordaily hard exercise like playing ,swimming for 1-2 hours and a1c 7

which gives more good results little exercise and a1c 6 or daily hard exercise like playing ,swimming for 1-2 hours and a1c 7

Started by ravinder in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

3 Oct 21, 2009
Reply by Dave    _

Good food ideas --- recipes or thoughts

We all get caught up in a rut of what to eat, even if we didn't have "D", we'd be asking ourselves what's for dinner. Right now, I am coll…

Started by Cathy Jacobson in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

1 Oct 21, 2009
Reply by Barrie

My little Ms. Caroline

My little Ms. Caroline, who I have known since 18 months, another reason I hate the D

Started by Karen in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

14 Oct 21, 2009
Reply by Genie

has any one had to return the navigator cgms reciever and transmitter for any reason?

I just started using the system, and the first five days were perfect. I then took a week off. When the eek was up, I put the system back o…

Started by Sean Layden in Continuous Glucose Monitoring Forum

0 Oct 21, 2009




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