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Sorry i havent been here for a while. The baby takes up so much time. The Navigator is working great, i love knowing when im gonna be low o…

Started by william gallagher in New to Diabetes?

0 Jul 8, 2009

Bolusing for veggies and protien

is there a way to do this? like how we should be counting our carbs? i usually bolus for any dressing on salads and veggies and also sauces…

Started by Denise Reyes in Diabetes Recipes, Eating Habits and Foods

2 Jul 8, 2009
Reply by MelissaM

A Hearty Breakfast

So this summer I haven't been eating breakfast regularly- whether it be because i slept in or i just skip it. when i was having breakfast a…

Started by Denise Reyes in Diabetes Recipes, Eating Habits and Foods

16 Jul 8, 2009
Reply by Denise Reyes

What Is Diabetes Insipidus?

*Diabetes Insipidus (DI) is a disorder in which there is an abnormal increase in urine output, fluid intake and often thirst. It causes sym…

Started by tony in Diabetes News Forum

1 Jul 8, 2009
Reply by Gerri

Insulet Establishes Eco-Friendly Disposal Program for the OmniPod Insulin Management System

Just got this information... Company is First in Industry to Offer Environmentally Friendly Disposal of Insulin Pump Components BEDFORD,…

Started by Manny Hernandez in Insulin Pump Users Forum

1 Jul 8, 2009
Reply by Lorraine

Rapid glucose remedy

Recovering from a hypoglycemic episode in Philadelphia last weekend one of the EMTs said there is now a device that lets someone spray a gl…

Started by Olaf R Saugen in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

4 Jul 8, 2009
Reply by Kristin


I was offered a new job! $3/hr more, health insurance deductible drops from $2000 to $500.... desk job in my own cubicle! Super exciting!…

Started by Sarah Kay in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

16 Jul 8, 2009
Reply by Kristin

Why oh Why????

The story - brief version (which is sooo hard for me) Last Nov. V (the hubs) stubbed his toe. It didn't heal. He didn't want to go the doc…

Started by Katie Zeller in New to Diabetes?

12 Jul 8, 2009
Reply by Kristin

Constantly Low..!

I've had a cold for a couple days now and I have been CONSTANTLY low. I actually haven't had a cold since I have been dx'd with the d almos…

Started by Denise Reyes in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

4 Jul 8, 2009
Reply by Becca

Swimming with the DexCom 7 Plus?

Does anyone have any experience with swimming and wearing the DexCom 7 Plus sensor? The documentation says it is waterproof for up to 30 mi…

Started by Suzanne in Continuous Glucose Monitoring Forum

14 Jul 7, 2009
Reply by Mommy of Three




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