NYC Type 1 Diabetics

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Cinnamon pills?

Started by nelson. Last reply by Hummingbird Aug 31, 2013. 5 Replies

*Good* NYC Diabetes Clinics/Endos?

Started by Taylor Bennett. Last reply by Justyna Mar 20, 2013. 7 Replies

bg testing

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Comment by cat on December 18, 2013 at 10:38am
hi NYers! we're going to have a casual type 1 meetup at Gregory's coffee on 6th ave and 31st street, I believe, at 3 pm on Sunday January 5th. message me if you want any more details, but that's pretty much it :)
Comment by bherrick on September 16, 2013 at 1:16pm

Hi Everyone,

There is an adult T1D meetup on September 26th at 6:30PM at the NYC Chapter of JDRF. The event is free, and we'll be talking about living with type 1, athletics, and whatever else comes up. You're all welcome to come!

The address is 432 Park Ave South (btw 29th and 30th), and if you're interested in attending, either message me here or at


Comment by shoshana27 on August 4, 2013 at 6:33pm

hi folks
when can we meet again?

Comment by shoshana27 on July 30, 2013 at 6:36am

HI SAM LAM i got your email but deleted it by mistake so PLEASE SEND IT AGAIN

Comment by Sam Iam on July 30, 2013 at 5:24am

Thanks, Shoshana. I'm feeling a little better, but still sick. It's been 5 days of this. Definitely something going around.

Comment by shoshana27 on July 29, 2013 at 1:42am

why don't you join the chat room. it's lots of fun.

Comment by shoshana27 on July 29, 2013 at 1:41am

sorry you were sick sam lam but hope you're getting better. i missed every one.hope next time will be better more crowd.

Comment by Sam Iam on July 28, 2013 at 7:40pm

Sorry I missed it. I got a sore throat 2 nights ago and wasn't fully recovered. Didn't want to make everybody else sick.

Comment by shoshana27 on July 28, 2013 at 12:16pm

SO sorry cat you got sick but only neal & his wife showed up

Comment by cat on July 28, 2013 at 7:31am
guys I got food poisoning last night and am gonna go back to bed. shoshanna, I'm sorry to miss you. I hope I see you I August. I really needed you guys today too :/

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