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More Type 1 Surveys!!! We have over 120 submissions for the first Survey, lets see if we can get #2 and #3 to catch…

Started by Joanie in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

0 Feb 10, 2009

Dr agrees with TuDiabetes! follow up on glipizide discussion

I met with my dr on Friday and let him know my concerns about using glipizide since I test positive for type 1. He totally agreed and I hav…

Started by Sarah M2 in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum

15 Feb 10, 2009
Reply by Sarah M2

Pre?Diabetic in Limbo

Hi all, I am just casting about looking for some support, advice, community before I go for my first endocrinologist appt on Feb 25th. Bac…

Started by foodiemcbody in New to Diabetes?

16 Feb 10, 2009
Reply by Dawn

National Coordinator of Health Information Technology - in the Stimulus Plan

This is an op-ed from Bloomberg. The author is against this, so she points out all the bad things that could happen. Personally, I don't li…

Started by Scott in Diabetes News Forum

0 Feb 10, 2009

Why we get fat!!!

Thought this was interesting... Researchers Discover Molecular Causes For Pathologically Elevated Blood Fat Levels In Obesity

Started by Scott in Diabetes News Forum

0 Feb 10, 2009

Symlin 2.0 enters Phase II trials, and a new anti-obesity drug from Amylin

I was just reading the Amylin Pharmaceuticals Q4 earnings call transcript, and among many other interesting developments was this piece abo…

Started by Jason in Diabetes News Forum

0 Feb 10, 2009

Evening hunger

I am adjusting to cutting carbs and sugars from my diet. I wasn't a big sweet eater before, preferred savory foods really, but a small bowl…

Started by Michelle in New to Diabetes?

11 Feb 9, 2009
Reply by Sweeter Cherise

I have had great control for a very long time but I am now having a bunch of "complications"

Hi everyone, I have some questions..... For over the past 10 years I have had really good control. Highest a1c in that time was 7.2. But no…

Started by Karen M. in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

8 Feb 9, 2009
Reply by Karen M.

Stimulus plan would provide healthcare coverage for the unemployed.

On the front page of its Health section, the Washington Post (2/3, HE1, Fairhall, Steadman) reports that a growing number of young and olde…

Started by Sohair Abdel-Rahman in Diabetes News Forum

2 Feb 9, 2009
Reply by Jason

I don't understand my fasting BS

In the short amount of time I have been diagnosed I can't seem to get my fasting BS below 120. I am currently taking 5mg of Glyburide in th…

Started by Rick in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

5 Feb 9, 2009
Reply by Anthony Holko




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DHF Partners with HelpAround in an Effort to Connect People Touched by Diabetes

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La Diabetes Hands Foundation y HelpAround uniendo las personas tocadas por la diabetes

  Para nuestra comunidad de diabetes la tecnología ha venido a llenar muchos vacíos y a hacer de nuestras vidas un poco mas llevaderas. Eso mismo nos proporciona una nueva aplicación de geo-localización llamada HelpAround (Ayuda a tu alrededor). HA Read on! →

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