"I only know 2 here in Phoenix - one is someone I went to college with and he was type 1 at the time, but I was not diagnosed until 10 years later (LADA). We actually reconnected when we found ourselves in the same city and I reached out to him for…"
"First - this is the best place to ask questions! I learned so much after being diagnosed 4 years ago.
I like to drink flavored iced green teas that are kind of fruity, but have no sugar/carbs like Lipton's Blueberry Acai or Raspberry Goji.…"
"Here is the info directly from the Dexcom manual:
It is safe for you to go through the metal detector or be “handwanded” while wearing your Dexcom sensor and transmitter. If you’re concerned
or uncomfortable about going through the…"
"The Dexcom manual specifically states that you should not put the receiver through the x-ray machine. I'm not sure that TSA will let you keep it clipped to your belt, but my understanding is that metal detectors or body scanners will not damage…"
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WELCOME TO ONE OF THE BEST DIABETIC FAMILIES YOU CAN FIND MY FRIEND!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We are here to help each other and lend an ear if needed. If you have a question just post it on our Forum where you will get a diversity of opinions, or just ask any of us on our pages and we will try to help you out.
Diabetes Hands Foundation is incredibly honored to join the Diabetes Advocacy Alliance, an organization with the drive and potential to affect a powerful, positive impact on diabetes and healthcare policy. Diabetes Advocacy Alliance is a 20-member coalition of leading professional Read on! →
HELMSLEY CHARITABLE TRUST GRANTS SUPPORT TO DIABETES HANDS FOUNDATION FOR FOURTH YEAR Funding in 2015 to support major transitions in programs and leadership at Diabetes Hands Foundation BERKELEY, CA: February 18, 2015 – The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Read on! →