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You need to be a member of Twitterbetics to add comments!

Comment by Brian on November 30, 2011 at 1:11pm

I joined this group a while ago (July) but broke the first rule. I forgot to post a comment with my twitter username. You can find me at

Comment by Christalyn on October 3, 2011 at 9:06am
Hello folks! if you know anybody in the Los Angeles area and they are diabetic please have them contact me about doing some events for Nov 14
Comment by Sweet Sour Diabetes on October 1, 2011 at 1:08pm
Hello Diabetic family! I have a twitter account and my name @ ssdiabetes (sweetsourdiabetes) Add me and I will add you as well.
Comment by Gerry on September 25, 2011 at 6:28pm
Hi, y'all, from Roanoke, Virginia. New twitter user / account: @IMGerryO.
Comment by Catherine Jane Vancak on September 19, 2011 at 10:25am
Hey everyone!! I got a Twitter account!
My name is @dancethrubeetus. Add me!!!
Comment by Bobby Crow Feather on September 18, 2011 at 2:37pm
Just a Dynamite Diabetic (type 1 here) at: @KangiWiyaka on twitter
Comment by moz1972 on September 18, 2011 at 12:41pm
mozthespark add me please x
Comment by fullersdad on August 16, 2011 at 2:04pm
Hi Everyone--I'm a recent trama induced type 1 diabetic. I had a 85% of my pancreas removed in May. I started on a Medtronic minimed 723 pump about a month ago and my numbers have been great. I was type 2 prior to my surgery with a history of high blood sugar. Glad to be here.
Comment by Ahmad604 on July 25, 2011 at 11:19am
Comment by Ahmad604 on July 25, 2011 at 11:17am
Just want to thank every who answered my post and started following me on Twitter, you guys are the best!

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From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

DHF Joins Diabetes Advocacy Alliance

Diabetes Hands Foundation is incredibly honored to join the Diabetes Advocacy Alliance, an organization with the drive and potential to affect a powerful, positive impact on diabetes and healthcare policy. Diabetes Advocacy Alliance is a 20-member coalition of leading professional Read on! →

Helmsley Charitable Trust Renews Support for DHF

HELMSLEY CHARITABLE TRUST GRANTS SUPPORT TO DIABETES HANDS FOUNDATION FOR FOURTH YEAR  Funding in 2015 to support major transitions in programs and leadership at Diabetes Hands Foundation BERKELEY, CA: February 18, 2015 – The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Read on! →

Diabetes Hands Foundation Team


Melissa Lee
(Interim Executive Director, Editor, has type 1)

Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, has LADA)

Emily Coles (Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Director of Operations and Development, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)


Lead Administrator

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)


Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

DanP (has Type 1)

Gary (has type 2)

David (has type 2)


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