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Leigh's Discussions (15)

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"Chuck Norris CAN pee and sneeze at the same time."

Leigh replied Apr 24, 2009 to chuck norris

206 Apr 2, 2014
Reply by danmdphd

"I started out with a minimed, but after a while it felt like I was on a leash. Did t…"

Leigh replied Apr 17, 2009 to TO pump or NOT TO pump? Thats my question, feedback please.

13 Apr 17, 2009
Reply by Karen

"I was 33. 2 pregnancies- no symptoms. I thought I had a UTI (burning/ stinking urine…"

Leigh replied Apr 16, 2009 to Adult Onset

72 Jul 24, 2009
Reply by Mike S.

"I used to get these all the time- thank goodness not this persistant! Douche with p…"

Leigh replied Apr 16, 2009 to Topic for the Ladies *sensitive, kind of not so pleasant topic*

42 Dec 16, 2012
Reply by PedsRN

"The hot tub coverage sounds like a plan- shall we start a petition? As for the rest…"

Leigh replied Apr 13, 2009 to Hot Showers and Type 1

45 Mar 13, 2011
Reply by Rotti

"I was working in a VA hospital when I was assigned a man with a pump. He was in over…"

Leigh replied Mar 17, 2009 to Whats the most annoying comment you've ever gotten about diabetes?

2647 Aug 11, 2014
Reply by Dee

"Ok- you need to get somewhere TODAY. This is not just a slight depressive episode if…"

Leigh replied Jan 13, 2009 to Most here seem to be doing fairly well...unfortunately not me!

150 Jul 23, 2013
Reply by Ethan

"I see you talking about things like islet cell transplants. Having hope is a wonderf…"

Leigh replied Jan 12, 2009 to Most here seem to be doing fairly well...unfortunately not me!

150 Jul 23, 2013
Reply by Ethan

"It's got to be A Christmas Story and It's a Wonderful Life."

Leigh replied Nov 24, 2008 to what's your all time favorite christmas movie and why.

36 Dec 7, 2008
Reply by Sweeter Cherise

"Yes, I have one- but I can't share it. Dressing is an art- add a little something a…"

Leigh replied Nov 24, 2008 to True or False Game

5117 Jul 8, 2012
Reply by Vicki




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