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West Virginia Diabetics


West Virginia Diabetics

Diabetics from West Virginia

Members: 16
Latest Activity: Nov 14, 2013

Diabetes Forum

Canaan Valley area

Started by Faith R. Last reply by strack350 Nov 14, 2013. 1 Reply

happy new year.

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Started by leelee. Last reply by strack350 Nov 20, 2010. 3 Replies

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Comment by Joe Greene on September 18, 2011 at 8:13pm
Hi, doing pretty well so far. I'm adjusting pretty well to things. Trying to get through my Joslin classes and get in to see the endo right now.
Comment by strack350 on September 18, 2011 at 7:41pm
hey Joe, welcome to the group How is everything going?
Comment by Joe Greene on September 16, 2011 at 10:35am
Hi from Milton, WV. T1 diagnosed in July of this year.
Comment by ms_brneyes on October 25, 2010 at 7:36pm
Hello all from Morgantown, WV!
Comment by Rhonda Fugate on February 17, 2010 at 8:07am
I am new here. My son is type 1 since April--he is 13. Would like to know more about Camp KnoKoma--this will be his first year. ( Wheeling)
Comment by kelly on October 27, 2009 at 1:32pm
hey folks! my name is kelly and my son, ben is a type 1. he is 3 years old, dxd on 11/22/2007. we're coming up on our 2 year D's exciting...and kind of sickening at the same time! lol!
we live in elkins, and LOVE it here! we are pretty active with the pittsburgh chapter of the JDRF...hmm...well, i am glad i found this website/group!
Comment by tammy galligher on July 15, 2009 at 11:31am
HI from Princeton, WV
Comment by Vicki S on November 24, 2008 at 11:06am
HI am a mom and wife to Type 1'S. My daughter is 7 and was dx this summer and my DH has been T1 for about 15 years. We are in Charleston. I would love to meet others locally who have kids with D. For my dd's sake!
Comment by jim dorsey on November 21, 2008 at 5:14pm
Hello Kevin---My name is jim dorsey. I am from Summersville, WV. I am a 20 year type II diabetic who returned to riding 3 years ago. So far I have logged 45,000 miles on my v-star 1100.
Comment by kevin lajoie on November 19, 2008 at 12:37pm
hello from martinsburg, wv

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