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Hello everyone. I hope it's okay, I wanted to post a couple of links people might like. I' a firm believer that life is easier with the cor…

Started by Serin-Tais

0 Jan 4, 2013

protein in urine

Hey all I have been a type 1 diabetic for 20 years, I recently had blood work done and my doctor told me I have a small amount of protein i…

Started by Sharray

8 Nov 5, 2012
Reply by Cherise


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Nicole Johnson, MPH, MA, DrPH (student) USF Health, University of South Florida www.s

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

4 Oct 28, 2012
Reply by Danielle

Dang LOWS!!!!!!

I can only eat so much! Today starting at 10 am I had a blood sugar 71 I was about to go into town which is about 35 min. away so I wanted…

Started by Emily Whiting

7 Oct 8, 2012
Reply by angie

I'm too OLD! :0(

LOL. This would be the day that I pull my first grey hair from my head, and then notice that I am tooooo OLD to be a part of this group. HA…

Started by KML

2 Oct 8, 2012
Reply by angie

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

Started by Krystle

6 Jul 10, 2012
Reply by Krystle

Venting and Friends

Hello,  I know this is more a rant then a discussion. Well, it has been about two years since I was diagnosed so for a year and a bit I was…

Started by Carly

19 Jul 4, 2012
Reply by Jennifer

Share your story and help with a project!

Hi, My name is Sara Hollingshead and I am currently working on an Honors project at William Smith College and am looking for some help. I’v…

Started by Sara H

7 Feb 24, 2012
Reply by Cherise

Diet Coke Affecting Numbers

Hi, so I know everyone has different things that make their blood sugars go high or low, but the one thing that affects me most often is di…

Started by Logan

5 Dec 6, 2011
Reply by Diabeticbutterfly

Feeling Alone?

I can have everybody elses support but I still feel a lone all the time. I have everybody on here and still I get angry sometimes. Most the…

Started by Jamie

23 Jul 14, 2011
Reply by Brea




From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

FDA Docket Extended! We Need You.

If you are new to diabetes advocacy in the traditional sense of the word, you may be thinking, “What the heck is a docket!?” I certainly was the first twenty times I heard it (yes it took that long). For Read on! →

An Open Letter from @AskManny, @DiabetesHF to @NYTRosenthal, @NYTimes

Dear Ms. Rosenthal: I am a person living with type 1 diabetes since the age of 30. I am also the President and co-Founder of the Diabetes Hands Foundation, a nonprofit aimed at connecting and mobilizing the diabetes community. Seeing Read on! →

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Manny Hernandez
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(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Development Manager, has type 2)

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(Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)


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