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"War" Stories....

I was 11 years old, and was admitted to the hospital being treated for "breathing difficulties", they were considering an Oxygen Tent to he…

Started by Stuart in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

29 Aug 9, 2009
Reply by Stuart

Wasting test strips...makes me so mad!

I have the Bayer contour, for the most part I love it. My biggest issue is if you don't get enough blood on there right away it gives you a…

Started by Justin Stancil in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

55 Aug 9, 2009
Reply by Jenn

New MM Skins (customizable option, too!)

A company called SkinIt (Medtronic has them on their website if you look on the front page) is now offering loads of new skins for the MM!…

Started by Danielle in Insulin Pump Users Forum

4 Aug 9, 2009
Reply by Leanna

Type 1.5's .. do you think you have insulin resistance at all?

Just curious. A new article this week says IR in LADAs is equivalent to that in Type 2's. I do think I have quite a bit.

Started by Linda Fox in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum

12 Aug 9, 2009
Reply by Linda Fox

Gut Hormone Has 'Remote Control' On Blood Sugar

More good stuff... Gut Hormone Has 'Remote Control' On Blood Sugar

Started by Scott in Diabetes News Forum

1 Aug 9, 2009
Reply by Patricia

Researchers Show Non-Insulin-Producing Alpha Cells in the Pancreas Can Be Converted To Insulin-Producing Beta Cells

From http://www.jdrf.org/index.cfm?page_id=112371 Researchers Show Non-Insulin-Producing Alpha Cells in the Pancreas Can Be Converted To…

Started by Mike in Diabetes News Forum

2 Aug 9, 2009
Reply by Patricia

NBC news report

Did anyone else see the report on tonight's NBC Nightly news about the research about stem cells? I have a big question....My body attacked…

Started by Catherine in Diabetes News Forum

1 Aug 9, 2009
Reply by Patricia

How to get a free one Touch Mini.

https://www.onetouchgold.com/simplestart You fill out the form, but when it asks what meter you have now, dont tell it you have a One Touc…

Started by Michael H. Hampton in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

1 Aug 9, 2009
Reply by Helmut

How do I GAIN WEIGHT and keep my BG's under control?

I've been a Type 2 since 1992, and on a pump for about 4 years (just switched to an Animas Ping). After living a low carb, low salt lifest…

Started by Joe Burnham in Diabetes Recipes, Eating Habits and Foods

1 Aug 9, 2009
Reply by Gerri

Low digestive enzymes

I found out that I have low digestive enzymes. Does anyone else have this problem? My doctor said its common for diabetics to have low dige…

Started by Tony in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

4 Aug 9, 2009
Reply by Betty J

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