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has anyone on here had the swine flu yet ..

hi there its me again the worrying mother.i just would like to know if anyone one this websit had the swine flu and if so how did they cope…

Started by janet fallows in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

1 Jul 31, 2009
Reply by Kenneth Kellner

Blowing Off Steam!!

My endo has billed me $600 for my OmniPod initial training. Apparently BCBS doesn't cover the cost of training. I wasn't told this when I s…

Started by Janice in Insulin Pump Users Forum

17 Jul 31, 2009
Reply by Mark Hagen

Coffee question

I'm sure this has been asked before, but I'm lazy this morning and don't want to search. The question: I drink a lot of coffee in the morn…

Started by Jim Huck in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

4 Jul 31, 2009
Reply by Nyxks

type 1 diabetic insulin schedule

What is your insulin injection schedule? Typically, how many injections do you do a day and at what times? My son uses shots- right now he…

Started by Mary May in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

9 Jul 30, 2009
Reply by Unicornzzz


Hey Everyone- I have a question about exercising. My workouts generally include 1 mile run warm-up followed by an hour of weights. Sometim…

Started by Terence in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

6 Jul 30, 2009
Reply by Terence

Changing Pump Parameters???

My numbers the past seven days have been a mess. Granted that I wasn't precisely careful over the birthday weekend, but the past few days t…

Started by Manny Hernandez in Insulin Pump Users Forum

9 Jul 30, 2009
Reply by Mike Ratrie

BC lowering BS?

I'm not sure if this is possible but I've started Microgestin BC three days ago and since then I've had some really bad lows. Tonight my ro…

Started by Elizabeth in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

1 Jul 30, 2009
Reply by nel

Eronious low BS readings from handling food?

I know this sounds weird, but are there foods that if we handle would cause a BS reading to appear to be low? I was handling pickles. Afte…

Started by Michael in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

10 Jul 30, 2009
Reply by Michael

Post Exercise Hypoglycemia Questions - Very Low 1 Day Afterward

Hi All - I have not posted here for a while, but I have a very serious question! My wife and I have been getting into bicycling a lot. Th…

Started by Frank Kolakowski in Diabetes, Sports and Fitness Forum

1 Jul 30, 2009
Reply by Peter A. Barton

Help out a Kid going to camp

My daughter Jamie is 10 years old and is leaving Sunday to go to the Lions camp for diabetics in Kerville Texas. It is a week long camp and…

Started by Jamie Woodruff in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

5 Jul 30, 2009
Reply by Kristin




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