Alan Sparling
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Trying to gain weight

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jeannie Wagner Jul 15, 2009. 11 Replies

 

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Linda G left a comment for Alan Sparling
"Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Alan... Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! (You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK) Have a GREAT "ME" DAY…"
Nov 22, 2012
Linda G left a comment for Alan Sparling
"Greetings, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY :) Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days! How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?"
Nov 22, 2011
brokenpole left a comment for Alan Sparling
"Happy Birthday, Alan!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Nov 22, 2011
Linda G left a comment for Alan Sparling
"Greetings Alan.... Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days! How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments? Alan....it's only now that I realize how very annoying the strobing birthday greeting is that I…"
Nov 22, 2010
Doris D left a comment for Alan Sparling
"Get MySpace Comments without leaving myspace!"
Nov 22, 2010
Alan Sparling commented on Christopher Angell's blog post 'One Touch Delica Lancing Device Review'
"I have used a Multiclix for about a year, it does hurt less than "traditional" landing devices because it controls the side to side vibration prevalent in most other lancing systems. The Delica does the same thing in a different manner. I…"
Sep 13, 2010
Linda G left a comment for Alan Sparling
"Best Wishes on your Special Day Alan!"
Nov 22, 2009
A photo by Alan Sparling was featured

A good day!

It is a good day! My A1c is back down to 5.7% after a brief upwarddetour. I know that as the disease progresses it will go up at somepoint, but I will happily take today as a small victory!
Jul 31, 2009
Alan Sparling posted a photo

A good day!

It is a good day! My A1c is back down to 5.7% after a brief upwarddetour. I know that as the disease progresses it will go up at somepoint, but I will happily take today as a small victory!
Jul 31, 2009
Jeannie Wagner replied to Alan Sparling's discussion 'Trying to gain weight'
"I would make smoothies using whey powder and berries and soymilk. You can throw in peanut butter or extra fruit to add calories. Since your bg's look good if you add carbs make sure you test to see if bg start to creep up. You may want to add…"
Jul 15, 2009
Alan Sparling replied to Manny Hernandez's discussion '14K People With Diabetes Test Their Blood Sugar at the Same Time'
"113 - 2 1/2 hours after lunch"
Jul 14, 2009
Gerri replied to Alan Sparling's discussion 'Trying to gain weight'
"We're very chatty here:) You may get more help than you want!"
Jul 13, 2009
Alan Sparling commented on Alan Sparling's photo
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"They do get tangled at times, it makes for a big mess. People think it's cool and bring their kids to look at the pretty kites as they crash, not thinking about the fact that these kites have more sail than most small sailboats and fly on 2000#…"
Jul 13, 2009
Alan Sparling replied to Alan Sparling's discussion 'Trying to gain weight'
"ThaNks to all for the suggestions, a much better response here than at dlife a couple of months ago. My question was met with a deafening silence there. I am glad I found this community."
Jul 13, 2009
Steve Carithers replied to Alan Sparling's discussion 'Trying to gain weight'
"Alan, Have you considered using weights? That will allow you to gain muscle mass. That is the good way to gain weight."
Jul 10, 2009
Teena replied to Alan Sparling's discussion 'Trying to gain weight'
"Hello Allan. Very good work on your A1c. Im a type 2 diabetic for about 2 years now. When I had a bad back accident, and was hospitalized for more than a month, I lost about 45 pounds. I was down to 98! My doctor prescribed to me a powdered drink…"
Jul 10, 2009

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October 8, 2008
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5.9
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Oral, Diet and Exercise
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At 8:44am on November 22, 2014, Linda G said…

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From morning till night
May your SPECIAL DAY be bright

And nicer than ever before!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY ALAN!!
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At 4:25am on November 22, 2013, Linda G said…

Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES ALAN!!
(You've been away from Tu.diabetes for quite some while, haven't you?
Is everything alright....can we help??)
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At 2:11am on November 22, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Alan, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

At 12:35pm on November 22, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Alan...
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
(You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK)
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!
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At 2:32am on November 22, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,Alan. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 4:36am on November 22, 2011, Linda G said…

Greetings, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY :)
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?

At 3:39am on November 22, 2011, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,Alan. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 2:03am on November 22, 2011, brokenpole said…

Happy Birthday, Alan!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.

At 8:43pm on November 22, 2010, Linda G said…
Greetings Alan....
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?

Alan....it's only now that I realize how very annoying the strobing birthday greeting is that I sent you last year!! Feel free to delete it if you wish! Sheesh....what was I thinking!
At 2:32pm on November 22, 2010, Doris D said…
 
 
 

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