Diabetics From Ohio


Diabetics From Ohio

This is a group for all people dealing with diabetes that are living in Ohio.

Location: Ohio
Members: 132
Latest Activity: Dec 9

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Comment by BearBird85 on January 14, 2014 at 3:10am

Hello from Cincinnati!

Comment by CaityJ on July 14, 2012 at 2:01pm

hello i am from columbus ohio and was just wondering if there are ever any live group meetings or anything like that?

Comment by Kasi on September 19, 2011 at 8:19pm
Is anyone planning to attend?
Comment by Joe Dennis on September 17, 2011 at 12:18pm
Hi Kasi , Mid Ohio JDRF diabetes walk is at Ohio State .Registration starts at 9:00Am at the walk begins at 10:30 Am .
N.E. Ohio JDRF diabetes walk will be at the Cleveland zoo Sun. the 18th and there wiil be one in Canton Oct.8 starting at the Football Hall of Fame.
Comment by Kasi on September 16, 2011 at 4:32pm
Does anyone know anything about the jdrf diabetes walk? I think it is in Columbus October 9th.
Comment by Zolar1 on September 15, 2011 at 6:27pm
LOL now you KNOW how it feels when you women put US in the doghouse... he he

At least let us sleep in the basement or garage...
Comment by Joe Dennis on September 15, 2011 at 10:56am
Hey Ronnie,
I watched the Browns game. More like The Cleveland Clowns.
Comment by Ronnie Gregory M on September 15, 2011 at 5:47am
heya Chrissy welcome.
Clevelander here.
Go Brownniiiieeees Lol
Comment by Zolar1 on September 15, 2011 at 4:59am
I can get my BP down should I choose to take the effort. But I can't do that while I am under extreme stress.

Amazing how stress and the lack of sleep can really mess up your health.

I went from roughly 15 units of insulin per day to 15-20 per meal, and now the doc wants me to take up to 140 units per day!

And a statin.

Sigh. I hate messing with my liver.

Gastropheresis could be a blessing in disguise ya know.
A delayed emptying of the stomach can level out blood sugars pretty effectively.

Have you tried massive amounts of water with your meals? Liquids tend to pass through far more easily than solids. Maybe it can carry the food out faster too?
Comment by Zolar1 on September 14, 2011 at 8:13pm
LOL lonely pizza huh?

I just went on Crestor. My blood pressure skyrocketed from normal to high in just 3 months.

So, stuff like pizza is out until I get things back under control (sigh).

But it sounded good though...

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Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, Editor, has LADA)

Emily Coles
(Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Development Manager, has type 2)

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Brian (bsc) (has type 2)


Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

DanP (has Type 1)

Gary (has type 2)

David (has type 2)


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