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TuDiabetes Awards winners: to be announced Monday, Dec. 29

The votes are in! Monday, Dec. 29 @ 6 pm Pacific Time, we will be announcing the winners of the TuDiabetes Awards 2008... Stay tuned!

Started by Manny Hernandez in TuDiabetes News

0 Dec 27, 2008

Pump Features?

This is for any pump user. Minimed, Cozmo, anyone. I myself use a Deltec Cozmo, dubbed, 'Cozziemomo'! Anyway. What sort of features would…

Started by Jessie P. in Insulin Pump Users Forum

1 Dec 27, 2008
Reply by Dave    _

Metamucil or Citrucel for Metformin Symptoms?????

Being desperate for relief, I have heard some have taken Metamucil or Citrucel for the diarrhea from Metformin. I read that these fiber sup…

Started by Twixcookie in Diabetes Treatment, Cure

23 Dec 27, 2008
Reply by Gerri

filling a reservoir for a pump

hey everybody. i have a minimed pump and occasionally when I draw up a new reservoir the plunger will suddenly go back up while it is attac…

Started by Lyla in Insulin Pump Users Forum

5 Dec 26, 2008
Reply by Carol Carlstrom

Feasting on the 25th- how did we handle it?

Well we made it through another food feast day. How did we do? I had to really restrain myself and made sure I got an hour walk in as well…

Started by Jim K in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

23 Dec 26, 2008
Reply by Anthony Holko

Food Poisoning and Low Blood Sugar.....

So I went to lunch with my husband on Saturday and we got Food Poisoning. Knocked us on our butts for two and half days. I barely ate more…

Started by Jody Chesen in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

8 Dec 26, 2008
Reply by Jody Chesen

osteoporosis and diabetes.

I have lived with type 1 diabetes for 26 years ; my age is 68 plus and I broke my wrist in December 2006 ....almost 2 years ago diagnosed w…

Started by nel in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

0 Dec 26, 2008

just joined

Glad to be on board. Looking to talk to people about my pump

Started by joe johnson in Insulin Pump Users Forum

2 Dec 26, 2008
Reply by Big Al

Discrimination part 2

So I had a meeting with some one from 'the commission of human rights' at 40 rector street last week about my incident. After breaking dow…

Started by sub art in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

0 Dec 26, 2008

Another Newbe

I was diagnosed two weeks ago and am overwhelmed trying to understand how to eat and live. I have registered for an education class at the…

Started by PM Hutch in New to Diabetes?

6 Dec 26, 2008
Reply by Megan S




From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

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An Open Letter from @AskManny, @DiabetesHF to @NYTRosenthal, @NYTimes

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