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I just recived the new (Genteel) lancing device

I the hopes of finding a more comfortable way to gain meter samples I'm trying this new device. So fare my likes are slightly ahead of my d…

Started by JohnG in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

13 16 hours ago
Reply by David (dns)

I Cannot Do The Big Blue Test

I try to sign in, but get the message: "fail You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds to your MySQL server v…

Started by Richard157 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

15 18 hours ago
Reply by Dave

Infusion Set Site: Blood Beneath

So I have the tandem insulin pump and currently have a cannula attached to my left side. Today I noticed there is a bit of blood seeping in…

Started by DFresh in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

8 18 hours ago
Reply by Dave

Anyone know if Oxycodone and/or Valium impact insulin absorption?

Hi all, I recently hurt my back and while I don't usually take meds to manage pain, I opted in this time and am taking both Oxycodone and V…

Started by Chris in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

4 19 hours ago
Reply by Richard157

New Islet Encapsulation Program

I am inspired by this new program and that it is funded by JDRF. It sounds very promising!!

Started by Richard157 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

2 19 hours ago
Reply by Richard157

New Pump Insight

Hi. New to this site. Came upon it searching for info on pumps. Does anyone have any advice or opinions to share? I currently have MiniMed…

Started by ALG in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

5 21 hours ago
Reply by Clare

What would you like your pump to do?

What (realistically) would you like your pump to be able to do? (By realistically I mean not "instantly cure diabetes" or "fly" haha)

Started by Nerdydude101 in Insulin Pump Users Forum

41 yesterday
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Novo Nordisk Announces US Launch of NovoFine® Plus, A New Needle for Patient with Diabetes

PLAINSBORO, N.J., Oct. 29, 2014 -- Novo Nordisk, a world leader in diabetes care, today announced the availability of its shortest and thin…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

1 yesterday
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Accu-chek pumper reveals her favorite carrying cases

Everyone knows that there are a ton of ways to carry a pump. There are sewn-in pouches on individual pieces of clothing. There are belts. T…

Started by Kelly in Insulin Pump Users Forum

0 yesterday

methods of wearing a pump with a dress/skirt

i try clipping it onto the top of my skirt and putting my skirt over it but then i either get a random weird awkward block sticking out or…

Started by CozyD in Insulin Pump Users Forum

39 yesterday
Reply by Kelly




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