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You Can’t Bring Your Supplies to Prison
Apr 24, 2014 | 
If you’ve been reading my articles for a while, you may remember that my oldest son has drug addiction issues-http://diabeteshealth.com/read/2011/07/10/7206/a-brand-new-bottle-of-my-insulin-went-missing/.  We have tried everything to keep him on the right path.  Sadly, his path ended him in prison.  While I’m devastated on one hand, I’m grateful on the other.  He is safer there than on the street because he is not on drugs.
FDA Backtracks Over GLP-1s' Effects on Pancreas
Mar 4, 2014 | 
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration reports that its review of various animal and human studies does not show a link between GLP-1 drugs used to treat type 2 diabetes and pancreatic maladies, including acute pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer.
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Getting Through TSA
Feb 18, 2014 | 
(Editor's Note: Sections in italics are citations taken directly from the TSA and American Diabetes Association websites.)
NCPA Supports Senate Bill Allowing Pharmacy Deliveries of Diabetes Testing Supplies
Jan 17, 2014 | 
ALEXANDRIA, VA--New legislation to allow independent community pharmacies to provide same-day delivery of diabetes testing supplies to Medicare beneficiaries should be enacted into law, the National Community Pharmacists Association is urging.
Organ Trafficking or Life Saver?
Dec 4, 2013 | 
I recently saw a program on HBO featuring a Turkish and an Israeli physician who discussed their role in selling kidneys on the organ trafficking market. The Turk, a surgeon, saw himself as a skilled physician who is able to extend patients' lives. The Israeli, a nephrologist, saw himself as a hero. Both work in an shady industry where some people's demands and pocketbooks operate at levels far beyond our society's comfort zone: Many people consider organ trafficking to be a nefarious thing.
Life With Type 2 The Desire for Control Has to Make Sense
Oct 10, 2013 | 
For several years now I've been following the controversy surrounding a lawsuit by California parents to force public school districts to allow people who aren't nurses or doctors to be able to give insulin shots to diabetic children. (The California Supreme Court recently ruled that non-nurses can now give such injections. You can find background information here and here.)
Five More Common Diabetes Fears
Sep 5, 2013 | 
Fear is a funny thing. In a controlled situation, say a movie theater or roller coaster, it can be exciting. It gets our blood pumping, gets our adrenaline racing. But in the real world, where anything can happen and safety isn't assured, fears can get out of hand.
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