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Community Resources from 2002

  1. I am finding it harder and harder to make children, and their parents, aware that Diabetes UK is here for them. (16 Dec 2002)
  2. I am searching for any scholarship money that might be available for my niece. (9 Dec 2002)
  3. I do not have a job and Medicaid does not pay for test strips or syringes. Is there any foundation or group I can turn to for help? (24 Nov 2002)
  4. Do you have materials about diabetes in Cambodian and Vietnamese? (23 Nov 2002)
  5. I have heard there was a website where, if you type in a recipe, will provide the total carbohydrate per serving. (23 Nov 2002)
  6. This really sucks when I can't make enough money to stay alive. (23 Nov 2002)
  7. I would like information on premature babies and diabetes and if there are support groups, etc. (21 Nov 2002)
  8. When people of working age who have diabetes go blind and lose their jobs, does anyone help these people financially? (17 Oct 2002)
  9. Is there any place we can donate this insulin to people who have trouble paying for their supplies? (15 Oct 2002)
  10. Is there specialized therapy available to those who lost people to chronic illnesses? (9 Oct 2002)
  11. I am trying to locate something that lists the signs and symptoms of hypo and hyperglycemia in either English or Tagalog. (1 Oct 2002)
  12. Do you all recommend diabetes camp for kids? (18 Sep 2002)
  13. Is there a chart available on-line to record blood sugar levels and print it out when the page is full? (12 Sep 2002)
  14. Is there a organization that will help with the medical bills that were acquired at the time of diagnosis? (9 Sep 2002)
  15. My friend gets free insulin and syringes in the UK, but he is about to emigrate to Greece. (31 Aug 2002)
  16. My ex-wife has a court order that I cannot see my son very much without education, but I keep running into brick walls. (29 Aug 2002)
  17. Do you know of anyone who offers financial assistance for a pump? (23 Aug 2002)
  18. My six year old son is on a pump and doing great, but I need to find a new doctor for my son's diabetes care. (22 Aug 2002)
  19. What is a good web site to find a vegetarian diet for diabetes? (13 Aug 2002)
  20. My fiance has been running higher and higher. What should we do? Should he see a doctor? If so, where? (6 Aug 2002)
  21. I cannot find Doongara Rice, and I have checked many stores in my area. (31 Jul 2002)
  22. How do I find a set of doctors I can work with? (26 Jul 2002)
  23. As a parent, did I not have the right to keep my son in the hospital or request a specialty hospital? (25 Jul 2002)
  24. I was recently diagnosed with CFRD. Can you give me any contact information this subject close to where I live? (24 Jul 2002)
  25. My daughter is followed by an adult endocrinologist who seems to be against the pump. Should she be seeing a pediatric doctor? (12 Jul 2002)
  26. My daughter has been under the care of her pediatrician. Should I be seeking out a pediatric endocrinologist? (8 Jul 2002)
  27. Can you tell me how to find a listing of clinical trails currently taking place in Canada? (2 Jul 2002)
  28. Is there information about any major league baseball players with diabetes? (26 Jun 2002)
  29. Do you know of anywhere that gives away old, discontinued meters for educational purposes? (26 Jun 2002)
  30. I am in need of finding a specialist to go over my diabetes records and give me an opinion. I need non-fee help. (23 Jun 2002)
  31. How do we find a doctor to take the time to answer our questions? We are very dissatisfied with most doctors we have met. (21 Jun 2002)
  32. Are there any pediatric endocrinologists in my area in private practice ? (20 Jun 2002)
  33. Do you know of anyone in the Toronto area who could put me on a CGMS to help me determine exactly what is happening at night? (3 Jun 2002)
  34. How can I find out a list of clinics, doctors, their experience and what their speciality is in the Atlanta, Georgia area? (31 May 2002)
  35. Are there any schools that have just children who have diabetes? (28 May 2002)
  36. Are you able to give me contact details for Cygnus and/or for MiniMed? (16 May 2002)
  37. Do you know of resources in Rhode Island? (13 May 2002)
  38. Do you have any idea as to when my diabetes pill will be available on the PBS scheme in Australia? (13 May 2002)
  39. Can having a urinary tract infection put sugar in your urine? (13 May 2002)
  40. Can gastroparesis still flare up when levels are okay? (12 May 2002)
  41. My boyfriend, who uses an insulin pump, was recently dropped from his insurance. Where can he get help? (9 May 2002)
  42. My son-in-law is blind due to type 1 diabetes, and they say he's not eligible for Social Security. (30 Apr 2002)
  43. Can you tell me where I can get a free One Touch Ultra meter? (25 Apr 2002)
  44. I am about to turn 18 and leave my home. How am I going to pay for my diabetes while paying for school, apartment, bills, etc.? (13 Apr 2002)
  45. Is there a specific web site that addresses local support groups? (9 Apr 2002)
  46. Are there any grants or scholarships to eventually become a diabetes educator? (9 Apr 2002)
  47. Can you guide me to find health care and medication for an 11 year old? (9 Apr 2002)
  48. Who are some good diabetes doctors in the South Dakota area? (8 Apr 2002)
  49. I was using the Novopen 3 up until recently, when my pharmacist told me that they have stopped carrying the Penfills I need. (3 Apr 2002)
  50. My three and a half year old daughter was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes a month ago, and I'm constantly reading and looking for information on diabetes. (2 Apr 2002)
  51. What Palm Pilot blood glucose monitoring programs, with a printout feature, are available/recommended? (17 Mar 2002)
  52. I am a 62 year old male with type 2 diabetes who is on Social Security and has no health insurance. Is there any organization that can help with the cost of my supplies? (4 Mar 2002)
  53. Is there a best way to remain up-to-date on upcoming treatments? Is there a way to know what the chances are of my daughter actually being able to receive one of these treatments? (1 Mar 2002)
  54. In Germany, our son gets full support from our sickness insurance fund for his diabetes supplies. How it is in Canada for such kids? (19 Feb 2002)
  55. My 20 month son goes to an endocrinologist, and I want to know what the difference in treatment is compared to a pediatric endocrinologist. (16 Feb 2002)
  56. We need to find a hospital that specializes in teens with diabetes. (15 Feb 2002)
  57. Camp staff are very resistant to potential nighttime checks, and I'm concerned as to how to handle this situation if it should occur. (12 Feb 2002)
  58. Do the requirements of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 apply to services provided by the California Regional Centers? (11 Feb 2002)
  59. We are just starting a teenage support group here, and I'd love to know whether your support groups move on a particular programme or what issues are tackled and how! (11 Feb 2002)
  60. Do you have any suggestions for a community service project for diabetes that involves making a difference in the lives of those with diabetes? (8 Feb 2002)
  61. I am interested in taking FMLA time off to gain better control of my daughter's blood sugars, but I am not sure if I would be eligible. (1 Feb 2002)
  62. I am looking for a spa for people with diabetes because I need a new start in diet education and help in evaluating my eating habits. (26 Jan 2002)
  63. I am a psychologist working with people who have type 1 diabetes, and I am quite new in this field. I wish you could help me out with programs which will be for the benefit of my clients. (26 Jan 2002)
  64. I can't afford to pay for the supplies I need because I do not make enough money, and there does not seem to be anyone in my city who can help me. (24 Jan 2002)
  65. It seems that no matter what I do the end result is the same pills, insulin, and death. It boils down to a question of whether I care if I go sooner or later. (24 Jan 2002)
  66. Is there an easy way of going about finding a diabetes doctor? (24 Jan 2002)
  67. Are there any support groups for adults in our area? (21 Jan 2002)
  68. I want to know how I can straighten out my insulin doses because I'm totally off and afraid of the effects of what might happen. (19 Jan 2002)
  69. Are there are any government agencies that help with college tuition for college for persons with type 1 diabetes? (18 Jan 2002)
  70. Are you aware of seizure-alert dogs? Where could I find one? (16 Jan 2002)
  71. I just found out that my cousin has diabetes, and his mother along with five of his six siblings have had it for several years. Is there any type of grant or research service for this type of thing? (12 Jan 2002)
  72. I would like to know how too join the diabetes group in Auckland. (11 Jan 2002)

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