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Lancet/Global Forum for Health Research "Young Voices" (30 or younger) Essay contest

The February 28 issue of The Lancet mentioned an essay contest for young writers (adults 30 or under) interested in health research: http:/…

Started by tmana in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

0 Mar 4, 2009

Over night lows..

So i woke up this morning with my bg at 55, which seems to be a recurring thing. My basals are set to 1.2 from 9-am- 11 pm,,,, and 1.0 whil…

Started by Joshua V in Insulin Pump Users Forum

8 Mar 4, 2009
Reply by Thierry

Road cycling Competitive

This discussion is for all Type 1 competitive road cyclists in the Seattle region. Join this group to discuss tips, struggle, accomplishmen…

Started by Thierry in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

0 Mar 4, 2009

The Diabetes Carbohydrate & Fat Gram Guide

I don't know whether anyone has referenced this amazing book before; but, this book should be the 'bible' for every diabetic. It has all th…

Started by Janice in Diabetes Recipes, Eating Habits and Foods

2 Mar 4, 2009
Reply by Janice

hi I'm new!!!

Hi I'm new to this site. I have been a diabetic for about 22 years and am going through a bit of a rough patch at the moment Does anyone ha…

Started by vicki in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

4 Mar 4, 2009
Reply by vicki

How do I keep my independent daughter on track with her monitoring

My daughter was diagnosed 3 years ago. She just turned 17. I want to keep on top of her BG levels and her insulin regimine but she is stubb…

Started by Lisa Bachman in Children with Diabetes Forum

9 Mar 4, 2009
Reply by Jan

Travel and the Pod

Any andvice about what to take along with me on a four-day trip to California???

Started by Janice in Insulin Pump Users Forum

15 Mar 4, 2009
Reply by Lauren

Diabetes and Womanhood!

Any tips on eating around "that time of the month"? All I want is chocolate chocolate and more chocolate! Sometimes something salty or even…

Started by Nikki H in Diabetes Recipes, Eating Habits and Foods

14 Mar 3, 2009
Reply by Kristin


does this look normal ? my site after being removed has NEVER looked this way!

Started by hallie buq ! in Diabetes Treatment, Cure

5 Mar 3, 2009
Reply by Ahmad

What's you're sugars ?

don't mind me asking just want to know ther peoples morning sugars ! this morning mine was 358 !

Started by hallie buq ! in New to Diabetes?

10 Mar 3, 2009
Reply by Donna Heun




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Diabetes Among Hispanics: We’re not all the same

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Diabetes entre los hispanos: no somos todos iguales

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