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Reply: Work issues
1. can't you ask for a chair? 2. start taking care of your feet- it's very important. 3. as diabetics, yes,...More
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In need of support
Hi! I'm new to this site. Looking for support and maybe some insight in the life of living with someoneS...More
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Reply: Vegie juice and type 1 diabetes
I had pancreas, spleen part of intestine and tummy taken out cp and sod. Was on insulin but islets started...More
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Reply: help for diabetese depression/burnout
Hi there and sorry it took me so long to answer you. I don't pop in here that often any more. Yup! T1 can be...More
Posted by mrscora01
Reply: place to talk?
I like this idea! Im 27 diabetic since I was 17. Will check this out!
Posted by gmg986
Reply: Diabulimia/Connection
I have had diabetes for 28 years . I have been getting worst about control due to life issues like job lost...More
Posted by hollicat
Reply: Diabetes
I have been diabetic for 28 years and I seem to be getting worst at control than better. I lost my job of 20...More
Posted by hollicat
Reply: HELP!! Need advice!!
Hi your story is all too familiar to me. I have a 21 y/o son who feels exactly like you were...More
Posted by usher57
Reply: Can't Feel Low Sugars Anymore
Hello, I am also having the same problem, lows in the high 30's and 40's and I barely notice it. I am a...More
Posted by orngfan
Reply: t1d how can i loose weight
I need the advice too. Im 27 and have been diabetic since I was 17.
Posted by gmg986
Reply: my son's problems - looking for advice
Hi! Know the feeling quite well - been there, done that! I've been diabetic since I was 3, so this year...More
Posted by danielalace
Diabetic type 1 for 19 years !
Ok well I've been diabetic since I was 11 months old and I just have a few tips for new diabetics -TAKE...More
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Reply: t1d how can i loose weight
Hi there. A couple of things. First of all, are you following an ADA type diet? Very carb heavy? To my mind...More
Posted by mrscora01
Pregnant and diabetic
Hey there! I have had type 1 for twenty years and am five weeks along! I want to get perspective and support from...More
Posted by andi3
Reply: Type 1 pregnancy
Hi Ashley! I have had type 1 for 39 years & I am the proud mama of two wonderful children! It...More
Posted by thepositivepumper
Reply: Insulin burn
Lantus and Humalog. I use room temp and inject in what little roll of fat I have to avoid injecting in...More
Posted by authorlady
Type 1 and Graves disease
Hi, I was recently diagnosed with Graves Disease. Just wondering if any type 1's have experience with this....More
Posted by An_256081
Type 1 and Graves disease
Hi, I was recently diagnosed with Graves Disease. Just wondering if any type 1's have experience with this....More
Posted by An_256081
Reply: Type 1 and CANNOT lose this weight.
nope, thyroid fine as of last check, which was two or three weeks ago.
Posted by araorun27
Gaining Weight
I have T1 Diabetes and Hypothyroidism. I was diagnosed at the age of 4(1966). My glucose levels are crazy at...More
Posted by aljjackson
Reply: Diabetes Type I
Get a dexcom. It will alarm when your sugar goes off target. I used to have seizures @ night from low b.s....More
Posted by bionic09
Reply: Pumps when they work they work great; when they do...
Betty, i agree with Cora. Mimimed will send you samples of any infusion sets youd like. Explain your problem...More
Posted by bionic09
Reply: I'm a Pumper
Ive had my minimed pump since 98. I typically wear it in my waist on vibrate. Another option would be to...More
Posted by bionic09
Reply: Type 1 Diabetes and Melatonin
Ive had type 1 for 30 years and have been taking melatonin for 8. Ive seen no problems in relation to my sugar.
Posted by bionic09
Reply: freedom of love
There are now a ton of sites and books to help you learn about diabetes. No, its not easy, but it can be...More
Posted by bionic09
Reply: Any CGM Dexcom G4 users?
Ive had my dexcom G4 for a year. It really helps me to know whats going on. Theres an arrow near the reading...More
Posted by bionic09
Reply: The Desperate Diabetic
For some scholarly articles, you can simply google "metformin for type 1 diabetes". There is a mixed bag as...More
Posted by mrscora01
Reply: Struggling with T1D
Hi Amber. Sorry for the delay in responding. I just saw this. I did answer your post on the T2 board. If you...More
Posted by mrscora01
Reply: spouse with type 1
The phone is a great idea! I hope it's helping.
Posted by anxiouspat
Reply: gastroparesis
I was diagnose t1 in 1972. For the last 12 years I have had every test imaginable done for the intestinal...More
Posted by jamespreston

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I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in September, 1972. I wear a Cozmo insulin pump and a Dexcom continuous glucose monitor. To calibrate my Dexcom...More

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