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My dog was just diagnosed with diabetes (almost 11 yr
hi! my dog was just diagnosed with diabetes (almost 11 yr bassett hound) and unfortunately because of the expense we have already put into our friend, I am trying to keep costs down & do BG curves at … read more
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ı am using humulin n 5 unit twice a day at the moment. To avoid
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I have a 5 yr old miniture schnauzer, male, fixed. 2.5 weeks
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Doctoral Degree
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Doctoral Degree
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