Pennsylvania Diabetics


Pennsylvania Diabetics

Trying to round up all you guys and gals from PA.

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Hi Guys! We are having a Diabetes Meet Up this Friday 4/18, 8pm @ 111 Crawford Avenue · West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania

Started by 1HappyDiabetic. Last reply by 1HappyDiabetic Apr 18, 2013. 1 Reply

I know it is last minute but a few of us are presenting at the CHOP diabetes event on Saturday and we have time on Friday night to meet.Location 111 Crawford Avenue · West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania…Continue

Just moved from MA to Reading

Started by Kristen. Last reply by Lex Feb 12, 2013. 1 Reply

Hi All, This past December I moved to PA from MA. I am in Reading area (Mt. Penn/Pennside). Does anyone have an endo they can recommend? I don't have a car and use the BARTA bus, however my roommate…Continue

Berks County - Type 1 Group

Started by Amy. Last reply by Kristen Feb 12, 2013. 12 Replies

Hi! I'm a mom of four, living in Berks County.  Julia, my youngest, was diagnosed with Type 1 on March 3rd of this year - the day after her 8th birthday. I'd love to meet other parents of T1 children…Continue

Endo with LADA Experience

Started by ajbaum. Last reply by Stephen Meo Aug 30, 2012. 1 Reply

Hi all, I'm looking for a new endo that has experience with LADA/adult onset type 1 in the Marlton/Cherry Hill area of South Jersey. Appreciate any recommendations. Thanks,AContinue

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Comment by Joe_h on March 23, 2011 at 12:56pm
Hi Corrie welcome to the site!
Comment by Corrie on March 23, 2011 at 12:45pm
I live outside of Philly in Montgomery County. I was diagnosed with Type 1 in February, so everything is new to me. Trying to get used to having to take insulin everyday.
Comment by Kelly WPA on March 2, 2011 at 5:33pm
I live in Ebensburg so I am not too far from Altoona. Can I ask “why” you would move here! I had to move back to this area when I got sick a couple years ago and I hate it here. I actually want to move to Pittsburgh. I go there enough to see doctors – if you want a good doctor, you won’t find one here! I went to the DC area when I got out of school and then lived outside of Harrisburg for awhile before moving back here.
Comment by Amy Lou on March 2, 2011 at 9:42am
I just moved from Pittsburgh to Altoona .. anyone from here??
Comment by js77bear on February 9, 2011 at 4:03am
I'm from Carlisle!
Comment by Catiesmom on February 8, 2011 at 3:58pm
Hi Colleen - we still need to get together! Catie wants to meet you!!

Carolann Noble
Comment by Colleen on February 8, 2011 at 3:54pm
I'm from Mechancisburg! *waves at Catiesmom*
Comment by Catiesmom on February 8, 2011 at 3:33pm
Anyone in the Harrisburg/York/Lancaster area?
Comment by Lynn on January 27, 2011 at 12:48pm
Hi Everyone - I'm Lynn, I've lived in Philadelphia for about 4 years. I'm type 1 for about 40 years.
Comment by Olaf R Saugen on December 25, 2010 at 5:10am
Schuylkill County joining. 

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