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Tell the FDA What's Important When it Comes to Living with Diabetes

On November 3, the FDA will host an unprecedented discussion between the diabetes community and its senior agency leadership (both drugs…

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T2 Dance Crew™ Video Of The Week

Posted by Mike Lawson in the Big Blue Test Blog on Tuesday October 21st, 2014 So You Think You Can Dance Alum Fik-Shun’s Hip-Hop Routine…

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Low Carb Food- Your FAV?

Cheese has to be most high on my list. What is yours?

Started by 1DebY in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

87 yesterday
Reply by 1DebY

Quick Update

Just an update since my last visit to NIH in July when I was diagnosed with LADA. My A1c was 5.9 while eating the recommended 60 grams carb…

Started by bjm2363 in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum

44 20 hours ago
Reply by Kate

Dawn Syndrome?

Hey guys, So, I've been getting big blood sugar spikes that start when I wake up (8am) until I bolus for lunch (1:00). Post meal BG also re…

Started by mohe0001 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

28 Oct 10
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Humana project: first 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

34 Oct 16
Reply by Old Lady

Questions about 16 year old son, job, college ....

Hi all, My son has been doing pretty good with his D lately but a few issues are weighing on my mind. He started his first job at a grocery…

Started by Jacob's mom in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

26 on Thursday
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I guess I am not a "Diabetic"

Ok, so for the last 39 years I have always considered myself a diabetic. I guess I have been wrong, according to what I have been reading…

Started by Jerry in Community Games, Other Topics

81 on Monday
Reply by Roger212

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 on Sunday
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Do You Hide Your Diabetes?

For many years after my diagnosis in 1945, I did not know another diabetic. I mentioned my disease to a couple of friends when I was a teen…

Started by Richard157 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

20 Oct 2
Reply by makeupgirl08

Word Association Game

Very simple, just post ONE WORD that is somehow associated with the previous word. Easy right?(Diabetes related words welcome but not nece…

Started by dino in Community Games, Other Topics

24452 yesterday
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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

24 6 hours ago
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Meet The 2014 Big Blue Test Grant Recipients

  This year Diabetes Hands Foundation has pledged US$35,000 in Big Blue Test grants, continuing its support for programs aimed at providing lifesaving supplies, medical tests, treatment, and patient education to people living in need who have or at risk Read on! →

Kim Vlasnik: The Patient Voice

  Kim Vlasnik, you NAILED it! In this video, Kim Vlasnik takes our breath away as she describes what its like to be a person with diabetes. Fortunately, Stanford’s Medicine-X Conference gives ePatients, like Kim, a chance to speak since we carry the Read on! →

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Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

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(Development Manager, has type 2)

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