"I have lost all the cartilage in my knees, and calcification was diagnosed. Artificial cartilage was injected into both knees, and I will have them replaced. One in the fall, and one in the late spring, 2014."
"Sam....I have the same issue- it has taken 3 years but with tighter control and better arch support, I am finally healing up- also, my trigger fingers have improved greatly- I appreciate your comments about the cause being calcification aroud the…"
"Saw the foot dr. today. I'm going to be getting new orthotics with a stronger arch support for my planters faciatis and I will be starting physical therapy again.
She heard about a study of diabetics to find out why we are more prone to this…"
"Thanks for the heads up that this group exists. Just hit my thirty year mark (I'm 42) and my daughter hit the two year mark of life (without diabetes). It's wonderful seeing so many of us living well!"
"Christel, Thank you for sharing your well thought out words and stories.
We have a group on this site called Type1 for 30 Plus Years" if you are interested, now that you've finally turned 30(with T1D)."
"I used to take it and really liked it. I didn't realize this discussion was here until today. The pens that I had ..had settings of 15 units which were small, I'm not sure the dose. I usually didn't get the nausea at 15 but did get…"
Above is a photo of Diabetes Hands Foundation’s own Manny Hernandez with the stars of the Diabetes Co-Stars Video, “Strength in Numbers.” In case you haven’t heard the news yet, there is a new video making it’s way through the … Continue Reading
The Diabetes Hands Foundation and Diabetes Advocates Program is proud to announce and congratulate the members of DA who were granted scholarships to attend diabetes conferences in 2013! Thanks to a generous grant from Novo Nordisk, in 2013 we were … Continue Reading