Alyssa Downing
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diabetes burnout...

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brian (bsc) Feb 2, 2011. 1 Reply

I saw this on facebook and thought it was a cool idea,My 3-Step Burnout Cure: 1-admit how much the D sucks, allow myself to feel sad/angry/scared. Repeat as necessary. 2:take a deep breath, remember…Continue

diabetes quotes

Started this discussion. Last reply by LiL MaMa Feb 2, 2011. 30 Replies

I really like this quote  "damaged people are dangerous because they know they can survive." what are quotes that inspire you about diabetes?! Continue

Sensors?!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jennifer Sep 2, 2010. 12 Replies

Anyone use a sensor, and find them useful?! I'm thinking about getting one  but i don't know much about themTHANKS (=Continue

 

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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Alyssa Downing
"Alyssa, 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."
Dec 27, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Alyssa Downing
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY ALYSSA!! 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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Linda G left a comment for Alyssa Downing
"Hello! How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Alyssa ♥ Best Wishes NOW....and on the next 364 days! How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?"
Dec 27, 2011
brokenpole left a comment for Alyssa Downing
"Happy Birthday, Alyssa!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Dec 27, 2011
Alyssa Downing replied to Stuart's discussion 'Diabetes Summer Camp, IYHO.....?'
"DIABETES CAMP IS MY LIFE! IT HAS MADE ME WHO I AM TODAY. I WOULDN'T BE THE SAME PERSON I AM TODAY WITHOUT IT. CLARA BARTON CAMP IS MY LITTLE PIECE OF HEAVEN AND I HAVE MET SO MANY GREAT PEOPLE THERE! IT IS THE BEST PART ABOUT HAVING DIABETES."
Apr 18, 2011
Brian (bsc) replied to Alyssa Downing's discussion 'diabetes burnout...'
"Great suggestions. Everyone can just be overwhelmed by all the cr*p with diabetes. There is a book called Diabetes Burnout that is really good. Sometimes, I just think it would be nice to just single day without diabetes."
Feb 2, 2011
Alyssa Downing posted a discussion

diabetes burnout...

I saw this on facebook and thought it was a cool idea,My 3-Step Burnout Cure: 1-admit how much the D sucks, allow myself to feel sad/angry/scared. Repeat as necessary. 2:take a deep breath, remember "doing my best is all I can do." I let myself take a break from the constant stress and worrying3: I remind myself of all the GOOD things that have come from my diabetes and think about how it has changed my life for the better. It has been a struggle, but it has also given me much more. It has made…See More
Feb 2, 2011
LiL MaMa replied to Alyssa Downing's discussion 'diabetes quotes'
""If it looks tasty I can't eat it" :)"
Feb 2, 2011
Linda G left a comment for Alyssa Downing
"Greetings Alyssa... Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?"
Dec 27, 2010
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"Get MySpace Comments without leaving myspace!"
Dec 27, 2010
Alyssa Downing replied to shae's discussion 'taking a insulin shot in public'
"i love "shooting up" in the middle of my school cafetaria; i love all the stares"
Dec 21, 2010
Alyssa Downing commented on Doris D's blog post 'TuD ROCKS!!! THANK YOU!!!!'
"we have the same a1c (: congrats that is FABOULOUS keeep it up!"
Dec 21, 2010
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"Happy Holidays. I hope 2011 is a good year!!"
Dec 15, 2010
Linda G left a comment for Alyssa Downing
Nov 25, 2010

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How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
a lot
Date diagnosed
February 24, 2004
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.8 (:
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
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medtronic minimed
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At 8:28am on December 27, 2013, Linda G said…

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Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES ALYSSA!!
(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 3:22am on December 27, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Alyssa, 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 11:47am on December 27, 2012, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ALYSSA!!
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 10:10am on December 27, 2011, Linda G said…

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

At 6:26am on December 27, 2011, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 6:15am on December 27, 2011, brokenpole said…

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

At 4:17pm on December 27, 2010, Linda G said…

Greetings Alyssa...
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 7:51am on December 27, 2010, Doris D said…
At 6:58pm on December 15, 2010, MikeyType1 said…

Happy Holidays. I hope 2011 is a good year!!

At 4:38am on November 25, 2010, Linda G said…

 
 
 

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