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  • CGMS DENIAL DAY JULY 1

    ON MY BLOG www.diabetestalkfest.com/blog I am officially dubbing July 1 as CGMS DENIAL DAY. Me, along with many others are sick of being denied coverage for the CGMS. Join me on July 1 to raise our voices as a community. If you have been denied coverage for the CGMS by your insurance...

    Ginacaps
    By Ginacaps 14 Replies Latest Reply 2008-09-29 01:49:23 -0500
  • cont..opps

    .LOL..as I was "venting" I was falling apart..begging for care..and after all the E.R. visit for dehydration..i was fed up!and broke..I put it all aside kept getting sicker,loosing a size in 2-3 days,clothes fell off me i was at 110lbs when I was ordered to come into the DEFACS and drug...

    Jlynn
    By Jlynn 5 Replies Latest Reply 2008-06-24 12:05:37 -0500
  • FREE METER & BOOK

    Call 1-800-874-3776 or go to www.BayerDiabetes.com/us to get a FREE BREEZE 2 Meter. It has no coding and has 10-test-strip discs so that you don't handle strips anymore. When you call, you'll also receive a free booklet, "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People With Diabetes".

    ncnurse1459
    By ncnurse1459 18 Replies Latest Reply 2008-06-23 12:18:46 -0500
  • Anyone out there own a disetronic d-tron?

    My husband got a new pump and I find myself with extra supplies that I can't return. Free to anyone. First come first serve. Leave a comment or send me a message.

    BrookeT
    By BrookeT 3 Replies Latest Reply 2008-06-20 08:09:32 -0500
  • Trying to get pregnant

    HELP!!!! I am looking for information about T1 and pregnancy. I called ADA and they sent me a bunch of stuff but only 2 things that were of any help. Does anyone know where I can get a lot of info?

    optimalirish
    By optimalirish 22 Replies Latest Reply 2008-06-19 16:13:21 -0500
  • What works to control blood glucose. (Moved from the message section)

    This started in the private messages but I am moving it to the discussion section where more people can see it and be part of it. this first post will be a bit log to be able to get the relevant parts. It started with jupton1 in an email exchange that started with the topic how are you doing...

    Toma
    By Toma 19 Replies Latest Reply 2009-01-18 17:59:58 -0600
  • Mistakes you make in the first

    A month ago I was told I have type 2 diabetes. I wanted to write about the mistakes I made in the begining of all this. I look bad on this and have to laugh something that you will have to learn very quick is to laugh and learn not o get upset of the little things.. I have read storys on...

    bluecatc
    By bluecatc 11 Replies Latest Reply 2008-06-21 01:35:53 -0500
  • Spinach may help diabetes..

    June 12 : Eating a lot of spinach may prevent diabetics from heart attacks because it is rich in folic acid, which plays a big role in protecting the heart muscles from the onslaught of high glucose levels, say researchers A team of experts from NSW and China conducted experimental trials on...

    jupton1
    By jupton1 10 Replies Latest Reply 2008-08-01 15:23:57 -0500
  • What Is Everyone Doing For Fun & Exercise?

    I hope that all of you are doing well. With the on and off heat & rain, what have you been doing lately for fun and exercise? Myself, I've been slowly increasing my walking time from 30 minutes to 45 every other day (since I work all of the time on my feet), and I've been doing more...

    BarryE
    By BarryE 10 Replies Latest Reply 2008-08-30 19:08:22 -0500
  • Calling all Aviva users

    I use the Aviva and like the small sample size, good size test strips and it's accuracy. However, I do not like the fact that there is very little you can do on the meter compared to other meters like the OneTouch UltraSmart and even the Ultra2. You can't flag a reading as fasting, pre/post...

    kdroberts
    By kdroberts 1 Replies Latest Reply 2008-06-20 08:09:06 -0500
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  • lyrica

    my endo dr. wants me to stop all other pills and start me on lyrica but when i looked it up at web md, out of 300 reviews only a small portion of reviews were vaforable most were about it making you a mush brain or gaining weight very rapidly. I just spent a year taking off 41lbs and don't want...

    bluepappasmurf
    By bluepappasmurf 7 Replies Latest Reply 2011-08-13 01:36:47 -0500
  • CONFUSED IS NOT THE RIGHT WORD

    I WAS DIAGNOSED IN FEB OF 2008. ONE DR. SAID I WAS PRE-DIABETIES AND ANOTHER SAID I WAS TYPE 2. I WAS PUT ON PILLS METAFORMAN AND MY SUGAR DROPPED TO 50. THE HIGEST MY BLOOD SUGAR HAS BEEN IN 154 AND THAT WAS AFTER SPAGETTI AND ITALIAN BREAD AND WINE. IT USUALLY RUNS BETWWEN 80 AND 106. I WAS...

    Crystel
    By Crystel 13 Replies Latest Reply 2012-08-20 09:11:20 -0500
  • FRIENDS

    How do I ask someone to be friends?

    Ginetteb
    By Ginetteb 9 Replies Latest Reply 2008-06-17 03:57:36 -0500
  • Diabetic Cooking

    www.diabeticcooking.com This website is in one of my booklets and has a lot of information and very good recipes to try.

    ncnurse1459
    By ncnurse1459 6 Replies Latest Reply 2010-06-13 23:19:32 -0500
  • diamaxol

    You Can Support Healthy Blood Sugar Levels Naturally! Diamaxolâ„¢ Can Give You: Support for Healthy Blood Sugar Levels Support for Healthy Glucose Metabolism Support for Healthy Pancreas Function Nutritional Benefits Not Found in the Standard American Diet (SAD) All Natural Ingredients...

    luv2tan
    By luv2tan 0 Replies Latest Reply 2008-06-20 11:33:45 -0500
  • Dawn Phenomenon

    This is from Diabetic-talk.org. I found it very helpful, maybe some of you will too. ********************************* One of the most frustrating things that diabetics deal with is an unexpected rise in blood glucose overnight. You go to bed with a BG of 100 mg/dL (5.6 mmol/L), and wake up...

    Gabby
    By GabbyPA 1 Replies Latest Reply 2008-06-17 12:41:19 -0500