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What is your approach to managing T2 on diet and exercise only?

I have not seen many discussions on this, so please add your thoughts I have been off medications for three years (out of six) last A1c 6.…

Started by GrassEater in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

5 yesterday
Reply by jims

Need a hand figuring out where to store my insulin.

It turns out our fridge has been intermittently freezing my insulin. (figured this out after finding water bottles next to it with ice in t…

Started by Kevin H in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

8 yesterday
Reply by Emmy

Bolus after meals

So, I'm having way too many lows, still. some getting bad, 40's. I'm down to 3u am + 3u pm levemir and I'll probably end up at 4 - 5 total…

Started by Sarah in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

19 on Saturday
Reply by meee

Enlite Sensors

This might be a dumb question, but I'm sure someone here will have the correct answer. The warranty on my current pump is up (723 Revel) an…

Started by WAYNE Z in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

4 on Friday
Reply by acidrock23

Men, how do you carry your diabetes supplies around with you?

I was just wondering how do you men carry your diabetes supplies around with you? For us women, it's pretty simple we can just put it all…

Started by Cayla in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

25 on Friday
Reply by acidrock23

New to Diabetes...

Hi All, I'm new here. Was looking for a support group and found this place. This is a little difficult for me because I'm actually a 33 yea…

Started by Sey in New to Diabetes?

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Ultrafast U300 -- yes, it's true!

...but not available yet. Still, for T2s this is a godsend! Check it out:

Started by Dave in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

0 on Friday

Lilly and Adocia Announce Alliance to Co-Develop Ultra Rapid Insulin

Interesting announcement that could make managing Diabetes easier and improve our lives! Eli Lilly and Company and Adocia today announced a…

Started by swisschocolate in Diabetes Treatment, Cure

0 on Friday

Let's build our new home together!

Help us build a new home! As 2014 winds down I want to take a minute to say "thank you." This year with your sup…

Started by Emily Coles in TuDiabetes News

3 on Friday
Reply by acidrock23


Anyone else on this?

Started by Dee in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

2 on Friday
Reply by Dee




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