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Rochester Hills, MI Meet Up Sun. Jan. 16th

Calling all Diabetics! Planning on a meet up in Rochester MI. Sunday, Jan. 16, 10a.m. Starbucks; 6908 Rochester Rd, Troy, MI 48085 cross st…

Started by barbraann

10 Jan 15, 2013
Reply by Michael Hoskins

Diabetes Retreat in Chicago - August 17-19th *Are you going?

Started by Krystle

0 Jul 10, 2012

Chicago, IL

So does anyone know when the next get together will be for a meetup?  Am just curious and would love to meet others and perhaps learn throu…

Started by RissaMae83

8 May 21, 2012
Reply by Heather Gabel

Twin Cities Meet Up

It's time for another Twin Cities Meet Up. With some help from Cynthia (I won't mention her last name without her approval) we are going to…

Started by Mikey

0 Apr 4, 2012

South Eastern Wisconsin

Hi all! If anyone is interested, JDRF of SE WI will be hosting one of their transition series events on Wednesday, May 11th at 3333 N. Mayf…

Started by Karin

2 Mar 27, 2012
Reply by Karin

Where in the great lakes are you?

Me, im from metro-detroit, michigan. your turn!

Started by Sarah Kay

142 Mar 26, 2012
Reply by Jerry

Twin Cities Meet Up **Date Change**

We have several schedule conflicts with the Twin Cities Meet Up on Thursday the 8th of March so we are changing the date to Wednesday the 1…

Started by Mikey

0 Mar 1, 2012

Twin Cities Meet Up

Time for another Twin Cities Meet Up on Thursday March 8th at 7:00 PM. Panera Bread3345 Hazelton RoadEdina, MN 55435952-835-7825 Everyone i…

Started by Mikey

3 Mar 1, 2012
Reply by Mikey

Twin Cities Meet Up

It's been a busy month (or so) for many of us so I think we all need a little break. How about another Meet Up before the end of the year?…

Started by Mikey

1 Dec 18, 2011
Reply by mary

Bloomington, Indiana

My name is Erin and I'm a regional captain for Insulindependence. Since August, I have been hosting monthly gatherings for those with diabe…

Started by type1foodie

0 Dec 13, 2011




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