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Based on the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act passed in 1994, manufacturers of diet supps must...More
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Here are the top selling prescription drugs sold in the US, today... Vicodin (hydrocodone/acetaminophen)...More
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Reply: Spiked Blood Glucose
Also, you do not say how high your glucose level is. Many doctors advise their patients to go to a hospital...More
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Reply: Metformin seems to make my glucose levels higher
I have the same problem and it has happened twice since I was diagnosed in 1996. I tried it in the beginning...More
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Reply: Medullary cells planting for diabetes Treatment?
I'm sorry to tell you that at this point, there is no "treatment" (meaning cure) for type 1 that does not...More
T1 1966, Dialysis 2001, kidney transplant and pump 2002, pancreas transplant 2008
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Reply: What Little Thing Have You Done, Lately...
I really haven't changed a lot in the past few years. However, this last year I have started chewing gum....More
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Reply: Diet
Are you trying to reply to an existing discussion? Click on Submit when ready, not Post Now. The Post Now...More
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Simply bookmark (or make a favorite, depends on your browser) the Diabetes Community once you are in it. Then...More
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Reply: Different glucose meters
I too, am a fan of the Contour USB. Thank you for submitting your reply.
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Reply: New to this group
Hi Dave, Thank you for responding, you eat the same as me. My dinners are light and my breakfast might be cream...More
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Reply: What do When Sugar Levels Stay Above 300
Call you doctor. They should have someone on call to answer your question and direct you. If that does not...More
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lace057, you need to contact your doctor about this asap. Get an appointment and discuss this in detail. Are...More
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Reply: Type 1 Diabetes
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Reply: Low Blood Sugar Suddenly Spikes. What should I do/...
It's impossible to tell from your post how strong an understanding you have of your diabetes. Could your ...More
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I'm from the Past
Hello every one. some of you should Rember me. I'm Bill 40 now Have wonderful Girl Friend. I've been here...More
no denial anymore in my health, it's a learning experience
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Reply: Antibiotics
I also do not take antibiotics for colds/flu. My last surgery in Dec. I was only given antibiotics for 3...More
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Reply: painless syringes
By the way, what I said is true for the arm as well. Yyou would definitely feel that also.
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Reply: Healing the pancreas
Well, my folks are really into natural foods and I don't think they allow boxed anything into their house. So...More
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Reply: Update on My Hips and D
Great work Dave, as to a reward, you are getting one-better health, which is a reward in itself. Keep up the...More
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Reply: Cinnamon
Hello Again. I had done a lot of research on the internet about cinnamon capsules before starting to take...More
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Reply: Out of control
Thanks. Trust me I've been doing a lot of thinking and I've gotten back on track . MichelleMore
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Reply: Anyone been able to get off of medication for Diab...
That is excellent news 181957! Keep up the great work!
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Reply: Heel Discomfort
Hello. The best thing you can do for this condition is to see a podiatrist. If you need a referral, contact...More
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Type 2 for 12 years now am told I'm a type 1
I was diagnoised with type 2 diabetes 12 years ago, I lost 50 pounds and blood sugar went back to normal for...More
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Reply: Foot ulcers...at my witts end!
Dr. Bernstein's comments contnued: "I have never seen an ulcer in a patient who adhered to all of these dos...More
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Reply: Weight Control
I really cut back on starches almost eliminated. Major increase in veggies, eat mostly salads, have main meal...More
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Match Health- A Diabetes health Guide
The following can be risk factors for diabetes * Being over ageing, more than 45 * Having a family history...More
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2 Diabetes Drugs Should Carry Warning: FDA Panel
"The diabetes drugs Onglyza and Kombiglyze should carry a new warning that they may increase the risk of...More
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Reply: My Dad's Type 1 Situation: Opinions Please?
My father was Type 2 but the principals he employed apply to just about everyone: type 1, type 2 and no...More
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