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Carb Question and Losing Weight?

Hi Everyone, how many carbs do you eat per day? I eat under 90 carbs a day (and 90 is a very high day) -- I usually average more like 45-60…

Started by jesikabeth in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

7 14 hours ago
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Insulin administration may trigger type 1 diabetes in Japanese type 2 diabetes patients with type 1 diabetes high-risk HLA class II and the insulin gene VNTR genotype Abstract Context: Insulin administration causes various types of immune responses t…

Started by Sue59 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

2 16 hours ago
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Dexcom on Arm

So, I've been using my Dexcom on my arm, really feels great there and no pain when inserting. I just changed out my sensor and did this pla…

Started by Sarah in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

6 20 hours ago
Reply by Sam

Isn't Juvenile Diabetes an Antiquated term?

I see this terminology all the time, especially JDRF. Maybe after 50+ years of Type 1, I am no longer juvenile and hate to be corralled in…

Started by Spock in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

18 21 hours ago
Reply by acidrock23


I've been diagnosed with prediabetes LADA type. My doctor told me I have 80% possibilities to end up being insulin-dependent. My question…

Started by PLAZAPU in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum

18 21 hours ago
Reply by Zoe

AquaPac failed, 722 Pump Broken

Hey everyone, I just got back from a 3 week Backpacking trip to Thailand. I had ordered an Aquapac Insulin Pump waterproof case for my swim…

Started by Dave.Ladner in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

2 22 hours ago
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Ensuring a Successful Hospital Stay

Betsy Carlisle In the past, it was considered acceptable for people with diabetes to have high blood glucose levels during a hospital stay.…

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

2 22 hours ago
Reply by Kathy

Scar tissue prevention techniques?

Just learning where to post things on this site :) Already posted this in a group and now trying the forum too...I read some past posts but…

Started by jenndaloop in Insulin Pump Users Forum

5 23 hours ago
Reply by IrishOak

Considering a CGM

Hello everyone, I'm considering a CGM and I'd like to know what influenced your decisions to get a CGM and how you think about them now. I'…

Started by LovetoHike in Continuous Glucose Monitoring Forum

11 yesterday
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How am I GAINING weight?

I've been watching what I eat, using Myfitnesspal app, and going to the gym (although am limited to what I can do because I recently hurt m…

Started by jesikabeth in Diabetes, Sports and Fitness Forum

28 yesterday
Reply by 2hobbit1




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  Para nuestra comunidad de diabetes la tecnología ha venido a llenar muchos vacíos y a hacer de nuestras vidas un poco mas llevaderas. Eso mismo nos proporciona una nueva aplicación de geo-localización llamada HelpAround (Ayuda a tu alrededor). HA Read on! →

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