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Am I overreacting here?

The other night one of my roommates thought it would be funny to hide my insulin and test kit. I didn't spend too long looking for it and I…

Started by Samantha in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

22 Oct 28, 2009
Reply by Erin Ball

What is the best Meter? Thoughts… Please

I’ve been a diabetic for about 5 months. I currently use a Contour because the Reps that visited me in ICU when I got diagnosed gave me one…

Started by Josh Smith in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

9 Oct 28, 2009
Reply by Erin Ball

Price of Insulin

Hello, I'm new to this diabetes blogging but looking forward to meeting fellow diabetics! I have just arrived in Whistler BC from New Zeala…

Started by Pip Wildman in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

13 Oct 28, 2009

Dexcom vs Navigator

Rumor about which CGMS is going to be compatible with Omnipod?? What do you hear?

Started by Jennifer Hall in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

4 Oct 28, 2009
Reply by Brad Ringer

Insulin Pens/Proper Usage

I am asking for advice for a member on TU. Can somebody please explain the proper procedure for using a Insulin Pen? From the time it is op…

Started by Robyn in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

9 Oct 28, 2009
Reply by Brad Ringer

What food do you miss the most?

The food that I miss the most is corn on the cob. I haven't had any in about a year. Someday if my bs ever stays normal I may try it again.

Started by Kathy in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

37 Oct 28, 2009
Reply by Baby Tee

Bionic Woman???

Do we rely on technology too much? The other day I pulled up to my dads work one of his privates bent down to talk to me and he made the co…

Started by Emily Whiting in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

25 Oct 28, 2009
Reply by Unicornzzz

Diabetes and Swimming

I need suggestions for swimming with diabetes. Do you have as many blood sugar dips when you are swimming versus running or other forms of…

Started by Traci in Diabetes, Sports and Fitness Forum

1 Oct 28, 2009
Reply by Joe_h

Long Distance Running and Diabetes

I am looking into preparing for a long distance run. What suggestions do you have in order to maintain my blood sugar during a run? What th…

Started by Traci in Diabetes, Sports and Fitness Forum

1 Oct 28, 2009
Reply by Joe_h

Max Dose of Oral Meds and Lantus Should I go on Insulin fulltime

Help I take 2500 Metformin.and the max of gylburide.I take approx 25 to 30 units of lantus at bedtime.My pancreas is almost done after 14 y…

Started by Bobby Boogie in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

1 Oct 28, 2009
Reply by Marie B




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