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HAPPY EASTER!!
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Posted by davedsel2
Need advice
Ok...please advice. I had to go to the er yesterday with pain in my upper abdomen. I was told the I have...More
Posted by Anon_54391
blood sample for blood glucose testing
Is it ok to squeeze the finger tip to get more blood for bg testing?
Posted by fekak
Type 2 Diabetes & Honey
Is honey okay to eat on Greek Yogurt if you have Type 2 Diabetes? I usually have the Yogurt with Sunflower...More
Posted by bankerwoman
blood in injection pen after injection
I am a type 2 diabetic for 8 years. I have recently been started on Lantus pen.After injecting I noticed a...More
Posted by nakhlah
question on metformin
Hello.. my mother in law uses metformin for her type 2 diabetes. She has continous loose stools when having...More
Posted by vids20in
Off to "Health Camp"
Well we finally got our health issues put to rest for a while and are treating the remaining boo boos with...More
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again!
Posted by flutetooter
diabetes and Cold Meds
I have type 2 diabetes. It was under control but my last A1C was 9.5 vs a target of 7.0. The only thing that...More
Posted by An_256747
Weight Loss Surgery
It seems I was meant to see this post today. I came across this community while looking for info on a blood...More
Posted by Anon_148669
Snacks
Is it better to have a fast carb for a snack or a complex- also how much?
Posted by barb10562
Progress...finally
Finally, a bit of progress. My A1c, which had jumped from 6.9 to 10.8, is back down to 8.6. Still not where...More
Posted by liladieni
Humilin R500
Is anyone familiar with the Humilin R500? And are there any other insulins that are comparable to this? The...More
Posted by Scott2278
Lantus and exercise
Hi! My son is going to Europe for 6 weeks. He is currently a university student and does not have time for a lot...More
Posted by sssaml
high sugar level
had a cortisone injection yesterday my sugar shock to 200 last night. This morning my level was 199. I need to...More
Posted by ettam
High Insulin Level-
My 21 year old daughter had blood work performed recently and has high insulin levels. What does this mean.
Posted by An_256631

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dry mouth at night
I have had type 2 diabetes since November, and it is well managed. I am trying to drink more water, since my...More
Posted by An_256617
foot, under, type 2 diadetes
Hello, Under my feet burns, I have type 2 diabetes. Can you help with a remedy?
Posted by trinidadandtobago
diabetic
I recently found out I have diabetes. I'm learning how to monitor my meals with my BS levels and its...More
Posted by iwannalivelife
Why does oatmeal raise my blood sugar?
I was told oatmeal was good for blood glucose control bc it causes a slow release of sugar into the...More
Posted by jupiter21
Just found out I have Diabetes...
Hello Everyone...I have just found out i have Diabetes...I have been put on Metformin 500mg and i am in...More
Posted by rosemaryxx
A question for the dietitians if I may
Not sure if I can ask but I will. I have been on this board for 7 yrs, I am a type 2 diabetic in...More
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Posted by debs_bears
Weight loss surgery
Has anyone any experience of this? My doctor is suggesting it and I'm trying to find out as much as possible...More
Posted by Anon_475
Old Posts
I'm wondering why everything I'm looking at says 4 years ago. Certainly some tips are timeless but...More
Posted by linda_yarbrough
Dietitan Must Walk the Talk!!
Hello.......great site for diabetic support!! As a registered dietitian (male) for more than 15 years, I...More
Posted by diet_boy1
Combination of Ailments
I've been absent from posting for a while learning to cope with my new (8 weeks since implant) pacemaker,...More
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again!
Posted by flutetooter
Cellulitis getting worse or better?
I wasn't sure which forum was best for this. I have read that someone with diabetes has a higher risk of...More
Posted by spharo
Wierd results
I am a healthcare professional and I had some weird test results. I have a 23 year old thin young lady with...More
Posted by An_256450
diabetes at night
My legs keep me awake at night. They burn & I can fee the nerves moving. If I get up for a few minutes...More
Posted by An_256425

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