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Half way to $15,000 raised! Here's Lesson #4 of Dance Manny, Dance!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Corinna Dec 21, 2013. 1 Reply

 We’re a little more than half way to the $15,000 we need to raise by year end. Please help us get there by making a donation today! In the meantime, enjoy Lesson #4 with Manny and Emily.Here’s how you can help:…Continue

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Diagnosed in 2009 with Type 2, I was surprised to realized how little I knew about this life altering chronic condition. So I went looking for a community of people living with diabetes that I could share real-life experiences with. I found that community online at TuDiabetes.

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When a Person with Diabetes Shouts in the Forest...

Posted on November 19, 2013 at 5:32pm 11 Comments

...does anybody hear?

Heading home after a week in California.

I spent time in the office. I played Ingress and walked 8KM in the process. My BG ran a little high and I didn't obsess about it. I attended the DiabetesMine Innovation Summit and caused a ruckus.

"You know what? I don't give a s### about your balance sheet." That's the moment when everything changed. In the room and in my head. Whether I realized it or not my…


Happy Diaversity to me

Posted on February 15, 2013 at 8:30pm 4 Comments


Four years ago today my life changed. That's the day I was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes. Since then, things have changed. I've had highs and I've had lows. I (literally) was looking at a serious…


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At 9:08pm on October 7, 2013, Manny Hernandez said…

I am so proud of you, Corinna!! You inspire me... Thanks for all you do within DHF and in your life to touch the lives of so many of us with diabetes.


At 10:48am on October 6, 2013, Mick48 said…
Im diabetic for more then 18 years controla by Byetta and tablets by cheking i fine aout is controld
Im not homefor 2and1/2 Montserrat is hard to control but im duing it by diet walking
At 12:24pm on August 19, 2013, rick phillips said…

Corinna it is always cool to have the coolest people as friends. Thanks for the friend request, you are my new cool friend. See I feel cooler already. :)

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