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I have a difficult question and a complicated history. Since I am a post renal transplant patient, I take a cocktail of immunosuppressive m…

Started by Fun Mom in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum

1 yesterday
Reply by meee

Sobering...

I guess I had my first severe hypo yesterday. I had spiked after breakfast and both corrected and bumped up my basal for a few hours (a mis…

Started by still_young_at_heart in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

60 yesterday
Reply by meee

Humana project: fourth question!

Humana provides health insurance to nearly 1 million people with type 2 diabetes. In an effort to better understand and support these Human…

Started by Emily Coles in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

18 yesterday
Reply by Corinna

Active woman (tennis, golf, yoga, Pilates, etc.) needs advice on pump choice

I've been using a Medtronic Paradigm pump for 10 years, and my latest one is long out of warranty. (Still have an old back-up pump, though.…

Started by Gamin in Insulin Pump Users Forum

26 on Sunday
Reply by Nell

LADA diagnosis in GTA

Good mornning, I am a post renal transplant patient. I am struggling with what seems to be drug induced diabetes. I am active and not overw…

Started by Fun Mom in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

3 on Sunday
Reply by Linda G

Online Blood Glucose Tracking Tools: Reviewing 7 options

I just finished a two-part series reviewing all current services that offer online blood glucose tracking tools that I am aware of. At the…

Started by Manny Hernandez in Diabetes Treatment, Cure

32 on Sunday
Reply by Judith in Portland

Language can be fun

I have a nephew who is smart and basically great fun. One of those English Majors that Garrison Keillor talks about. Anyway, he posted on h…

Started by artwoman in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

13 on Saturday
Reply by Mark

How does one lobby?

I would like to lobby for permanent insulin prescriptions for people with chronic illness. Its not fair that type two's can buy long-term i…

Started by mohe0001 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

17 on Saturday
Reply by Don

Kids diabetes support groups in schools?

Hello! I am a teacher in an elementary school. Do any of your children attend a support group for diabetes (either on school time or otherw…

Started by Kristin in Children with Diabetes Forum

15 on Saturday
Reply by rgcainmd

Lows and how to treat them

I was wondering how everyone deals with a low. Do you eat a certain amount of carbs and wait for it to come up. I'm having really bad lows…

Started by Alisha in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

7 on Saturday
Reply by Terry

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