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New to CGM / Dex Com G4 - will be going in for a trial

I will be going in to try the Dex Com G4. Where would be the best place for me to start so that way I can get the most out of the trial? Wh…

Started by lh378 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-DiabetesLatest Reply

Medicare is Requesting Information on Engagement, Incentives and Behavioral Insights

From CMS: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is seeking input from stakeholders on the possibility of the Center for Medi…

Started by BadShoe in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-DiabetesLatest Reply

Seeking people with Type 2, on insulin injections, for study of needle-free glucagon

A clinical study for a new needle-free glucagon for treatment of severe hypoglycemia in people on insulin is being conducted at several cen…

Started by Emily Coles in Diabetes trials, studies and surveysLatest Reply

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In public or Not?

I shared on another post about watching a man, empty his man-bag of his testing supplies and there infront of a restaurant filled with peop…

Started by sdkate in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

53 yesterday
Reply by Nettie

Silhouette Tubing Failure

This morning I woke up to find my pump was disconnected. The tubing had broken during the night. My BG was 19.2 mmol/L or 345 mg/dl. I fel…

Started by malcolm3057 in Insulin Pump Users Forum

47 on Monday
Reply by Terry

At my wits end..

I know I never come on here anymore and normally when that is the case and I post again.....I get ignored. But I need to get this out so I…

Started by KimKat in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

64 Aug 18
Reply by GRBernard

Blood sugar and insulin discussions from non-diabetics

I've noticed that it really irritates me when people without diabetes talk about sugar spikes and insulin as if they are experts. Does anyo…

Started by Matti in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

47 Aug 21
Reply by Pumped

predicting failure date of medtronic cgms sof sensors

for the longest time I couldn't understand how some sensors last 5 days and some will last 11 days and some will last 9 days. I want to kno…

Started by xerox2k2 in Insulin Pump Users Forum

23 Aug 21
Reply by jjm335

1 hr at 140 Harmful ?

Hi everyone! Since I've found out I likely have early LADA, I've been trying very hard to restrict my carb intake. I've read that it's impo…

Started by bjm2363 in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum

101 on Friday
Reply by Terry

Confused and Frustrated... High post-meal BG

Hi, I’m Ashley. I’m new here. I was diagnosed with T1D just 2.5 years ago when I was 23 years old. I’ve maintained fairly good control ev…

Started by Ashlynne4 in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

40 yesterday
Reply by Sarah

Thinking about switching CGM'

I am currently on the Medtronic 530g system. I love using a cgm and do not want to change that however I am having a lot of problems with t…

Started by sglatt in Insulin Pump Users Forum

16 on Monday
Reply by Tiera

Other Than the Obvious, What Causes Drops in Blood Glucose?

So far, my list includes: - insulin doses out of balance with carbohydrate intake - very low carb intake, skipped meals, fasts (with no dos…

Started by Eucritta in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

20 6 hours ago
Reply by A. Barney

Insulin not working to lower BG after 34+ years of T1D

Hi all ! I really need some help here...I have been T1D since 1980 just got a CGM this month...still take shots can't afford the pump &…

Started by KayLo in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

28 on Monday
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