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neuropathy----what helps? heals?

Hello Does anyone have any experience or know of anyone who does with what helps heal neuropathy? I have had 4 or 5 months with high number…

Started by funomance in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

6 2 hours ago
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Thoughts on Dr Berstein's book?

Has anyone read Dr Bernstein's book about his low carb way of living? I have recently read it and am very interested in what he has to say,…

Started by Kiwikrystie in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

73 3 hours ago
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Word Association Game

Very simple, just post ONE WORD that is somehow associated with the previous word. Easy right?(Diabetes related words welcome but not nece…

Started by dino in Community Games, Other Topics

23548 8 hours ago
Reply by Pastelpainter

Free Items

Hi everyone! I have few extra supplies on hand that might be able to help someone out. Please let me know if you are interested in any of t…

Started by PumpGirl in Free, unused, non-expired, non-prescription diabetes supplies

8 11 hours ago
Reply by Jeri B

Medtronic 530g my first hand account

There seems to be so many specific forums on the Medtronic 530g with enlite so I am having trouble finding first hand accounts of the new s…

Started by KellBell in Insulin Pump Users Forum

39 11 hours ago
Reply by Papa Pickle

Controlled vs. Uncontrolled

So, looking at my on-line medical chart, my last endo appointment she put: Type I (juvenile type) diabetes mellitus with neurological manif…

Started by Sarah in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

25 13 hours ago
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Going from Novolog to humalog

My daughter must switch from novolog to humalog due to insurance. I know everyone is different but is there a general theme on the differen…

Started by rpwils in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

14 14 hours ago
Reply by Jacob's mom

Thank you, TuD

I just wanted to say thanks to this community for helping turn my diabetes life around. Almost a year ago, I was way out of control, a1c &g…

Started by Dave in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

6 14 hours ago
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Overcoming exhaustion after a low

Please help! My niece has been having lots of lows, the lantus is set too high. Last night she had a low period for five hours, correct, st…

Started by Dee Dee in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

9 15 hours ago
Reply by Zoe

How Kids are Told they Have Type 1 - Survey Request

My name is Michele Palk and I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at the age of 3. I am a Master of Psychology student in Toronto, Ontario r…

Started by Michele P in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

21 17 hours ago
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