US Southwest Diabetes

If you live in New Mexico, Arizona, Utah or Nevada and are touched by diabetes, this group is for you.

Members: 101
Latest Activity: Oct 27

Diabetes Forum

Really could use a referral

Started by Diane McDowell Mar 29. 0 Replies

Does anyone know someone who lives in Albuquerque, NM

Started by Chef Robert The Happy Diabetic Oct 15, 2013. 0 Replies

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Comment by Jolynn on June 16, 2013 at 2:23pm

I have only been diagnosed for about four months. I think I have had diabetes for almost two years though.

Comment by Babs on June 16, 2013 at 1:43pm

Welcome Jolynn. I am a type II living in the Vegas area. You are the first person who has id'd as a Vegas person since I joined. How long since you were diagnosed?

Comment by Babs on June 16, 2013 at 1:42pm

Comment by Jolynn on June 14, 2013 at 11:50pm

I am a type one diabetic living in Las Vegas!

Comment by Babs on March 26, 2013 at 5:49pm

Does anyone know a good endo in the Las Vegas area? I have been going to my internist for the last 5 years.

Comment by angie on February 17, 2013 at 12:54am

man its quiet. Not a clue on good enods near there in near the border of cali, navada, and arizona not realy near there hope you had some luck with it its been almost 4 months since you said that. anybody feel like talking about stuff....anybody?

Comment by James Milstid on November 26, 2012 at 10:58am

Hi folks! I'm a Seattle native snowbirding in Peoria, AZ. I need a good endo near Sun City/Peoria/Glendale. I'm an Insulin Dependent Type 2 and use a Minimed insulin pump, so I'd love to find an endo with some knowledge of pumping!

My internal doc in Seattle is pretty clueless about the pump. Unfortunately, my glucose levels are tweaking out due to some recent med changes because of insurance.

Thanks for any help!

Comment by Scarletto on October 8, 2012 at 6:23pm

Thanks Jerry. I think I missed their last one due to a business trip. They don't meet very often I'm afraid.

Comment by Jerry Nairn on October 7, 2012 at 8:23pm

Try and look for the Adult Type 1 network. They have some local events.

Comment by Scarletto on October 7, 2012 at 6:18pm

I really want to do something with other T1 diabetics near Phoenix, AZ without having to be a health nut. Anyone have any ideas? I don't mind walking but it seems there's more structured around running or cycling.


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