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Lada in waiting

Hi! Anyone feel like helping me think? I was diagnosed with Type 1 during TrialNet, but my A1c is 4.7 and I only have high BG during the OG…

Started by katy in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum

27 yesterday
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Racing/Competing and fighting high's

Hi guys! Its been a while! Im hoping some of you can offer some advice. Lately i have been having trouble with highs during races (triathlo…

Started by timmy in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

1 yesterday
Reply by Unknown Diabetic

Oh no.... No more popcorn!

I absolutely love popcorn and mistakenly thought since it is a high fiber snack, it would be much better than the potato chips I really wan…

Started by GailD in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

20 yesterday
Reply by Deborah

Need a perspective from someone else in kidney failure.

My husbands kidneys have failed. He has been on dyalisis for 2 months. I just need a different perspective, because he is driving me nuts.…

Started by Jen in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

18 yesterday
Reply by Judith in Portland

Starvation Diet, 1915

Starvation Diet, 1915 This article was published six years prior to the discovery of insulin. The link below describes a doctor's method of…

Started by Richard157 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

45 yesterday
Reply by Cosumne Jan

Not sure if its Neuropathy or RLS

My endo seems to think that its not neuropathy, but my MD. put me on Gabapentin anyway. I don't know, it only bothers me at night when I'm…

Started by Austin Pereira in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

2 yesterday
Reply by Cosumne Jan

What Kind of Pump Should I Get?

Hi Tudiabetes Community! I'm reaching out to your for your comments and insights about what kind of pump I should get next. My Medtronic Pa…

Started by PumpGirl in Insulin Pump Users Forum

0 on Saturday

Insurance Company Grievance - Advice please!

Just wondering if anyone else has come across this problem? So, I have been using an insulin pump and a CGM for the last several years. I j…

Started by PumpGirl in Insulin Pump Users Forum

13 on Saturday
Reply by PumpGirl

When to make a fuss?

I don't know if I have LADA or something else diabetes. I had reactive hypoglycemia for years growing up (actually diagnosed when I was in…

Started by CQJ in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum

80 on Friday
Reply by Lilli D

FDA approves Tanzeum to treat type 2 diabetes The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Tanzeum (albiglutide) subcutaneous…

Started by Lloyd in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

0 on Friday




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