Type1 for 30 Plus Years

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Type1 for 30 Plus Years

For those who've had Type 1 diabetes for a long time. I don't really care how long. Just long.

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You Did Not Take Good Care Of Yourself???

Started by Richard157. Last reply by artwoman Jul 17. 13 Replies

Those of us who have been type 1 for a very long time have probably dealt with a lot of ignorance from people giving us bad advice. Has anyone ever told you that "You Did Not Take Care Of Yourself"?…Continue

Joslin Medalist Program

Started by Emily Coles. Last reply by shoshana27 Jun 8. 55 Replies

Hey fellow D long-timers,If you've had diabetes for 50 years or more, you're eligible for a…Continue

Tags: medalist, gold medal, Joslin

Our minds, our thinking... ???

Started by Stuart. Last reply by Stuart Jun 5. 25 Replies

Consider with this much experience, how has diabetes fundamentally effected the ways you think about & filter things?!?!How has our diabetes changed our psychology whether we are aware of it or…Continue

Tags: effects, mental-diabetes, floss, psychological, behavior

Osteoporosis meds?

Started by Marypat. Last reply by Sue R. Feb 27. 3 Replies

Are there any T1s who are taking meds for osteoporosis? What is your experience? I have seen 4 doctors and have 4 different opinions and still no treatment plan.Continue

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Comment by Richard157 on March 6, 2012 at 7:50am

Shoshana, here is a link on applying for the Joslin medals, The phone number is on the right hand side of the page. Stephanie will help you with the application.

http://www.joslin.org/medalist/apply_now.html

Comment by shoshana27 on March 6, 2012 at 7:21am

Comment by shoshana27 on March 6, 2012 at 7:21am

HOW DO YOU /I APPLY FOR A 75 YEAR MEDAL?
I TRIED ON THE INTERNET BUT IT DID NOT WORK?IF I HAD A PHONE NO. I WOULD CALL.THANKS.

Comment by Richard157 on March 5, 2012 at 7:47am

That is a very good idea, Marie! Shoshana has a very interesting and inspiring story to tell. Her life story would make a wonderful book.

Comment by Doris D on March 5, 2012 at 7:33am

Hey Shoshana if u find that supermarket tell me LOL!

Comment by Marie B on March 5, 2012 at 7:13am

Shoshana, we'd like to hear more about your experience with diabetes during WWII. Were you born in France? How did you get to the US? Please consider writing a Blog here, I know many of our members would like to hear your story.

Comment by shoshana27 on March 5, 2012 at 6:18am

does anyone out there know of a supermarket or department store where i could buy new finger tips?...mine are kind of busy & i need more...

Comment by Richard157 on March 4, 2012 at 7:56pm

Shoshana, do you have the 75 year Joslin medal? I am not eligible for 9 more years.

Comment by Baby Peanut on March 4, 2012 at 7:24pm

shoshana, you're on page 4 of the pics, i'm on 5 :) i've only got 48 ;)

Comment by shoshana27 on March 4, 2012 at 6:36pm

why is my picture not in the over 30 group?
75 years with type 1.

 

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Diabetes Hands Foundation Team

DHF TEAM

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)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)


DHF VOLUNTEERS


Lead Administrator

Bradford (has type 1)


Administrators

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

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)

Gary (has type 2)

David (dns) (type 2)

 

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