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Community Resources from 2000

  1. Our son has never been seen by a pediatric endocrinologist. I would like to know if your team recommends such an assessment and why. (29 Dec 2000)
  2. I am having trouble controlling my daughter's blood sugars and have not support system in Egypt. (18 Dec 2000)
  3. Is there a resource about how diabetes affects hormones, emotions and depression and how to treat it? (14 Dec 2000)
  4. Are there any free meters I could check out? Which is the easiest and best to operate and most accurate? (13 Dec 2000)
  5. Does anyone know of glucose meter companies that give out free meters for low income families who can't afford one? (5 Dec 2000)
  6. I read somewhere about rollerblading for the cause of diabetes. How can I get involved and help? (3 Dec 2000)
  7. I'm concerned about my son and my community because my son has been recently been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. (30 Nov 2000)
  8. I have a family who has a young child with diabetes that is unable to get Medicaid to pay for the test strips the child uses daily. (29 Nov 2000)
  9. Are there schools specifically for children with diabetes in Central Florida? (27 Nov 2000)
  10. Any new ideas for getting test strips for indigent folks who don't qualify for state medicaid? (13 Nov 2000)
  11. What is the status on the development of a registry for type 1 diabetes? (10 Nov 2000)
  12. Are there any pen-pals groups for the youth that are established? (3 Nov 2000)
  13. I am is set to marr and move to Canada. I am hoping for anything that might help me in starting my new life on the best possible foot. (1 Nov 2000)
  14. The doctor does not have anyone on call for her when she is away, as we found out over the weekend when my son went into severe DKA. (5 Oct 2000)
  15. I recently asked my general practitioner to sign a form for me to do a scuba diving course. He said that he did not know enough about the required criteria to do this. (3 Oct 2000)
  16. Recently, our pediatric endocrinologist left the area and we are not comfortable with his replacement. (29 Sep 2000)
  17. Would you have or know where I might find any information resources in the Greek language? (28 Sep 2000)
  18. I am planning to study electrical engineering in Canada and have several questions. (28 Sep 2000)
  19. If I can't afford to see a doctor, are there ways to get testing for diabetes through public assistance? (28 Sep 2000)
  20. My husband and I were so outraged that they would send a child home with a blood sugar of 812 mg/dl [45.1 mmol/L]! (20 Sep 2000)
  21. My daughter has type 1. Her father took me to court and accused me of jeopardizing her life because of high sugars. (19 Sep 2000)
  22. Do you know of any sources to find doctors who specialize in babies with diabetes? (11 Sep 2000)
  23. I have identified a place that specializes in children and adolescents with behavior problems due to medical conditions. Have you heard of them? (22 Aug 2000)
  24. Is there a financial support program for parents who have a diabetic child (age seven)? If so where and how can I apply? (21 Aug 2000)
  25. Are there any scholarships for type 2? (19 Aug 2000)
  26. The doctors here are trying but aren't having much luck and we're thinking of finding a diabetes clinic. (17 Aug 2000)
  27. The doctor knows about it, but nothing ever gets done. Who else can we turn to for this matter? (17 Aug 2000)
  28. Is there a place to send a person who has diabetes and an eating disorder? (15 Aug 2000)
  29. Is there any legal way I can make him get the proper training he needs? (15 Aug 2000)
  30. What is the most well-known, best medical center in the USA for research and treatment of diabetes? (15 Aug 2000)
  31. My family is relocating. We have a four year old who just began on the pump. Do you have the names of any doctors with children on the pump? (15 Aug 2000)
  32. Is he eligible for any financial aid from Vocational Training or the American Disabilities Act? (6 Aug 2000)
  33. We have a seventeen year old who is a brittle diabetic and is continually on the run. We are out of ideas. (6 Aug 2000)
  34. My granddaughter's doctor told her that she should go to a diabetes camp for 3 months. (26 Jul 2000)
  35. I have a 10 year old daughter who has diabetes. It seems she doesn't even care about her self. (15 Jun 2000)
  36. Every quarter I run an education/support group and I am looking for ideas and suggestions of topics (3 Jun 2000)
  37. How do I find a diabetes support group? (2 Jun 2000)
  38. Our doctor suggested that he may not be taking all of his insulin. (29 May 2000)
  39. My husband is having difficulty at work with discrimination because of his diabetes. (15 May 2000)
  40. I am interested in starting a support group for my daughter. Can you suggest how I might get started? (8 Mar 2000)
  41. I am 5'4" and weigh about 178 lbs. I was wondering if there was a way that I could lose weight. (13 Feb 2000)
  42. I was told that there are treatment centers for adolescents who are out of control. (13 Feb 2000)
  43. My granddaughter is six. Do you know of any support groups for her in our area? (11 Jan 2000)
  44. I have a big problem. I desperately need that tests but are very expensive in Romania. (11 Jan 2000)
  45. A lot of people have told me that this is a permanent disability and he is eligible for SSI Benefits. (11 Jan 2000)
  46. My sister is struggling physically, mentally and emotionally (and to add another, financially). (6 Jan 2000)

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