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Men versus Women

I think I might of brought this up before, but I feel that men can handle diabetes much better when it comes to reacting or not reacting to…

Started by Karen in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

23 Feb 25, 2009
Reply by Terrie

Pump developments

Well known diabetes author and educator John Walsh has just put up proposed pump standards and possible developments. What do you think and…

Started by Peter Yates in Insulin Pump Users Forum

7 Feb 24, 2009
Reply by Kristin

Working out while sick

I'm just wondering what others think on this topic. I've been sick for about 6 days now and haven't worked out the last 3. For me the heada…

Started by Jess in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

3 Feb 24, 2009
Reply by Denise Bevard

Study indicates 69 percent increase in number of type 2 diabetes cases in the UK.

On its website, BBC News (2/24) reports that, according to a study published in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, the "UK i…

Started by Sohair Abdel-Rahman in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

0 Feb 24, 2009

Am looking to find out who the famous latin singing stars are that have diabetes? Anyone have a clue other than Jose Feliciano?

I am trying find out this information and wonder if anyone know?

Started by Bonnie Barchichat in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

1 Feb 24, 2009
Reply by Manny Hernandez

Savings? YOU BET it's worth it!

Ok today I needed to go to Walgreens to pick up a few things. I got 4 glucose meter kits 4 boxes of sugar free pudding 1 60ct box of baye…

Started by Sylvia in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

2 Feb 24, 2009
Reply by Sylvia

Saking after low?

I have noticed the last few lows I have that I shake even more afterwards. I will be shaking a little, so I check my level and see that I'm…

Started by sugarrbabie in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

5 Feb 24, 2009
Reply by Domo!

CGM product guide from Diabetes Health

Thanks to Amy Tenderich for the heads up! This just out from Diabetes Health magazine: Pretty cool!

Started by Manny Hernandez in Continuous Glucose Monitoring Forum

10 Feb 24, 2009
Reply by Anthony Holko

!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! MUST READ ... VERY IMPORTANT !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Now that I got you in here.... :) Tonight my 515 pump gave me an error message A33. I phoned Minimed, they said they would have a pump to…

Started by Danny in New to Diabetes?

4 Feb 24, 2009
Reply by Danny

Help may be on the way!

Got this document from the CEO of Kinexum/Exsulin Co. Stay hopeful!

Started by Gary in Diabetes Treatment, Cure

2 Feb 24, 2009
Reply by Gary




From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

Diabetes Among Hispanics: We’re not all the same

US Hispanics are often portrayed in the press as a single, monolithic group. But anyone who has spent any time in San Francisco’s Mission District or the Bronx can tell you, we’re not all the same. Now we’re finding out Read on! →

Diabetes entre los hispanos: no somos todos iguales

Traducido por Mila Ferrer.    A menudo los Hispanos en Estados Unidos son retratados en la prensa como un solo grupo, monolítico. Pero cualquiera que haya pasado algún tiempo en el  Mission District de San Francisco o el Bronx se Read on! →

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