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Foot my witts end!
Hello, My boyfriend has diabetes. We live in a rural area and as it seems, the doctors here are clueless...More
Posted by coyotegal
pre-diabetes getting worse
Just last summer, my routine blood work came up with normal fasting sugar, 87. I was about 15 lbs overweight,...More
Posted by spbjungle
Weight Control
Weight control is hard I know you all know that. What are some ways that you guys deal with the sweet...More
Posted by An_262509
Update on My Hips and D
Hello, everyone. Lots has been going on this year and I will try and make this brief, but it is long so I'm...More
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Posted by davedsel2
Dawn Syndrome?
I'm new to this "community", though I've had type 2 for about 8 years. I'm on glyburide and metformin. my Dr....More
Posted by Qbski
My Dad's Type 1 Situation: Opinions Please?
Hi, I'm just going to start by saying I've never posted in these forums before so if I'm in the wrong place,...More
Posted by An_262390
Managing blood sugars in dogs with diabetes
My dog, Zoe, has had insulin dependent diabetes for about 4 years. She will be 15 April 16. Her BS and insulin...More
Posted by cjkackie
Happy Dyngus Day! More
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Posted by davedsel2
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Posted by davedsel2
Diabetes type 2 an D-Mannose
I am type 2 an experience UTI's.. I am limited on medications I can take an want to go natural.. My...More
Posted by carolynsheart

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Thrilled With 5.9% HBA1C
Hello, all. I have not actually posted for a while, but thought I would share (OK, brag) the results of...More
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Posted by davedsel2
Head, Neck Pain, Dizziness, Seeing spots
Would any of the above symptoms mean my blood sugar is too high or low? Which one? This is scary.
Posted by jewels67
Is a 5.5 a1c bad
My fasting blood sugar was 85 and a1c is 5.5 am I diabetic? People online keep saying its a bad score so...More
Posted by alexh1995
insulin pump therapy
My son was diagnosed with type 1 when he was seven years old, he is now 11 and was just recommended to get the...More
Posted by biglibes
type 2 & fruit juices
Wondering if fresh-squeezed grapefruit juice is ok for my pre type2?
Posted by bygtime
Diabetes Symptoms
I have a question for anyone "out there". My maternal side of the family (& Mom, more importantly), have...More
Posted by j_robert
Feeling frustrated
Hi everyone, can't seem to get my numbers to stay below 199. I am currently on metformin and Insulin. I am not...More
Posted by sweettk
vaginal irritation
I am a new diabetic, just learning or trying to,my question is,,Is it normal to have vaginal irritation? I...More
Posted by tazzywazzy
Hi solar with cortizone
I had cortisone shot in my hip today and making dinner I felt low blood sugar and my reading was 355. I am so...More
Posted by An_262067
Hello to all I use to post on the forum on a regular basis about my ups and downs with diabetes and how...More
Posted by cnadygirl53
Newly Diagnosed type 1. Need advice and help.
Hi, I was just recently diagnosed as a type 1 diabetic in February. I've been slowly getting things together...More
Posted by armorize
Diabetes | User study
Hi All, I am doing a user study to understand the current approach of how people prevent/manage diabetes. To...More
Posted by onkaar
fasting number always high.
My overnight fasting number is always 128 or higher every time that I check it.I also get blood work done at...More
Posted by annb54

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