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Carlos Candela replied to AK's discussion 'freaking out first time marathoner' in the group Diabetics who run Marathons!
"Congrats on you races, it looks like you are on the right path already to tackle the Full. I have done few so far and have at least one more for this fall. I only encounter minor problems during one of the races but managed to handle it. Running in…"
May 21
Jerry Nairn replied to AK's discussion 'freaking out first time marathoner' in the group Diabetics who run Marathons!
"I agree Acid Rock about the training groups. A good one can make all the difference. You should definitely get on a training plan that gradually gets you up to distances around 20 miles, even if you don't get into a group. See Hal Higdon's…"
Mar 4
Chad O. replied to AK's discussion 'freaking out first time marathoner' in the group Diabetics who run Marathons!
"Hey. Good luck with this. I ran my first marathon 2 years ago and then ran Chicago last year. I loved it. One of the best days of my life. Sounds like you've got the training down for the most part. In my first marathon, I tested my blood…"
Mar 4
acidrock23 replied to AK's discussion 'freaking out first time marathoner' in the group Diabetics who run Marathons!
"It sounds like you have enough experience, now all you have to do is kill yourself training all summer! There are all sorts of ways to go but for me, the easiest way to do marathon is with a group. Our local running store…"
Mar 3
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Inked Diabetics

If you have tattoos, or simply admire others' ink, this is your home! If you've ever had people say, "Tattoos? But you're diabetic!", come on in! Share artists, responsible studios, locales...A place to share your ink (keep it tasteful, kiddies!)See More
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AK updated their profile
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Athletic Diabetics

For all you athletes with diabetes (or wannabe athletes!) - a place to exchange workout tips and encouragement.
Mar 3
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Diabetes Supplies Art

Art created using diabetes supplies: insulin syringes, insulin pump infusion sets, blood sugar test strips, insulin vials, etc.
Mar 3
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Type 1 Runners

Are you a type 1 runner? All type 1 runners are welcom irregardless of ability. Halfers, marathoners, ultramarathoners, etc. Let's connect, share, tips, and maybe meet to do some runs togetherSee More
Mar 3
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Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users

For users of any model of the Medtronic Minimed Paradigm insulin pump.Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin pumps and pump supplies, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association and Insulin…See More
Mar 3
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Pumping Our Insulin

Group for those that are pumping. Come and exchange tips on using your pump. Discuss the differences of the different types of pumps out on the market, infusion sets and pump accessories.See More
Mar 3
AK added a discussion to the group Diabetics who run Marathons!
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freaking out first time marathoner

Running season is starting back up and I am seriously thinking of running the Chicago Marathon this year. I completed many different races last year 5k, 10k, 15k, and a half marathon. I know I can do this but am still worried about running with my diabetes. Any words of advice?See More
Mar 3
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Diabetics who run Marathons!

Diabetics who run Marathons!
Mar 3
Linda G left a comment for AK
"♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES ALISON!! (You've been away from Tu.diabetes…"
Dec 11, 2013
Linda G left a comment for AK
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY ALISON!! 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…"
Dec 11, 2012
Linda G left a comment for AK
"Hello...How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Alison.... Best Wishes NOW....and on the next 364 days! How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?"
Dec 11, 2011

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
.....
Date diagnosed
August 19, 1999
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
8.8
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Paradigm 712

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At 4:08am on December 11, 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 ALISON!!
(You've been away from Tu.diabetes for quite some while, haven't you?
Is everything alright....can we help??)
♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

At 2:50am on December 11, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Alison, 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 4:59am on December 11, 2012, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ALISON!!
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 10:03am on December 11, 2011, Linda G said…

Hello...How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Alison....
Best Wishes NOW....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?

At 9:16am on December 11, 2011, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 3:33pm on May 27, 2010, Sarah Kay said…
Welcome to TuD!

Check out the michigan diabetics group!

(I go to WSU in detroit, let me know if you need anything!)
At 12:35pm on May 22, 2010, Marie B said…
hi Alison, welcome to TuDiabetes!
At 8:12am on May 22, 2010, Osob said…

At 7:20am on May 22, 2010, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR REALLY BIG FAMILY AILSON!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Here's a link to help our new member's get to know us better: http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
 
 
 

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