Amber
  • 24, Female
  • Saginaw, MI
  • United States
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Amber's Discussions

Jello Cake...amazing low carb treat.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dee May 9, 2011. 23 Replies

Quick Question

Started this discussion. Last reply by Amber Aug 16, 2009. 4 Replies

 

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Linda G left a comment for Amber
"♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫ Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES…"
Jan 29
Tony and Amber are now friends
Jul 11, 2013
Amber replied to Type2Tommy's discussion 'Will Insulin help me gain weight?'
"the insulin won't HELP you gain weight BUT it will regulate your BS levels and that right there will help you gain the weight back. My DDay was in 5/2003 at 13. I went from being 130lbs to a skeletal weight of 64lbs in a matter of maybe 2…"
Jun 13, 2013
Amber posted a status
"Time for work! Gotta love 3rd shift, its been over 2 years since I started workin 3rds and I LOVE IT! Have a good night everyone!"
Mar 13, 2013
Amber posted a status
"Feb 15th there will be a Hoops for Diabetes game. Super Excited! Will be wearing my strapless to show my tattoo for the cause!"
Feb 7, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Amber
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMBER!! Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hey, why don't you come join us in the…"
Jan 29, 2013
brokenpole left a comment for Amber
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Jan 29, 2013
Amber replied to reberman's discussion 'One strength, one struggle'
"My biggest struggle is still grabbing that monitor out of my purse to check when I go out to eat. At home it's on the counter right in plain view so that whenever I get food I remember to check. But whenever I am out to eat I am so focused on…"
Jan 28, 2013

Profile Information

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?
I'm 23 years old and as far as I know nobody else I talk to or interact with has diabetes and it would be nice to talk with people "like me".
Date diagnosed
May 17, 2003
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.6
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots

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Amber's Blog

Diabetes and Alcohol: Help Me Please

Posted on November 14, 2010 at 9:24pm 4 Comments

First off HELLO TuD friends. I haven't been on here since August 2009!! I feel terrible. How is everyone doing?

Okay so I am approaching the age of legal drinking. I can be honest I have drank before but I never did it responsibly. I would ignore what my sugar levels were doing and just did what I wanted. Well for the past year now I have been keeping my levels great and I haven't allowed myself to slip up at all. And since…

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GREAT Dr. APPOINTMENT

Posted on August 25, 2009 at 9:04am 2 Comments

So i had my appointment today w/ the endo.

My A1c is down a full point. 10.1 to 9.1

I have had terrible cholesterol for the lognest time. and that came down fromm 900something to 238. YAY and so now i just have to get it down to 130s to be good.

I am working my ass off to stay healthy now. i have a life to live and i want to live it to the fullest possible extent and that means by taking care of my health.



i just wanted to share my excellent news and wish everyone a… Continue

DKA...again

Posted on July 30, 2009 at 8:03pm 2 Comments

so about two weeks ago i went into DKA. I was admitted into the hospital on thursday and well it sucked. i honestly don't remember much about the first 24 hours. I remember my boyfriend carrying me to the car and then putting me in a wheel chair and taking me into the ER. Then i remember waking up in a white room with a bright light on above my bed. I guess i passed out at some point. The doctor came in and told me that my blood sugar was at 902 and that i was damn near coma and that my body… Continue

Finally happened

Posted on March 25, 2009 at 7:22am 2 Comments

well i was offered the job...and now i am for sure deffinatly moving to ohio.

last night i told my b/f of over a year and it went well...

we are staying together since i will only be gone from april-november and i do get time off to come home and visit.

also its only a few hours to drive from where i live to ohio....

all last night i was tossing and turning because i couldn't sleep.

I'm not concerned about the whole moving away thing its just i finally havce started to… Continue

need some help...moving to new state/city and need some DR references...Ohio..sandusky area

Posted on March 23, 2009 at 7:58pm 1 Comment

ok so for the summer i may be moving to sandusky ohio for a job at cedar point.

well it'll be from april until end of november. and so at some point there i will obviously need insulin, doctor check-ups, and an endocrinologist visit.

if someone is from that area could you please give me some info on what is around that area...i've never been outta Michigan and so i really don't know what i am getting into...but well i'm 19 years old and well....i need to step out on my own and stop… Continue

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At 2:15pm on January 29, 2014, 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 AMBER!!
♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫

At 3:30pm on January 29, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMBER!!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
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 5:58am on January 29, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 1:55am on January 29, 2013, brokenpole said…
Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.
At 4:48pm on January 29, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do! Hope you had a HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year :)
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?

At 10:28am on January 29, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 5:19am on January 29, 2012, brokenpole said…

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

At 12:43pm on January 29, 2011, Linda G said…
How was your stay at the Casino??

Greetings Amber....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 6:50pm on November 15, 2010, Jamie said…
Well thank you. I'm happy you liked it. It's not fun to have diabetes but it's fun to write about it and use your life for a paper. :))

Thanks for the comment
At 1:03pm on August 2, 2009, Samara said…
thats good that he supports you....it helps alot 2 have support...i dont really have support i think thats why i get so out of control...my mom jus t annoys me lol!!
 
 
 

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