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Bill joined Regge's group
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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
Nov 10, 2013
Bill joined Bill's group
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Hypoglycemic Experiences

This group is to talk about experiences with hypoglycemic events. At the very least, they are embarrassing. Whether in general or a specific time, you can ask for advice, vent or just talk about what happened among people who understand.See More
Jul 27, 2013
Bill replied to Emmy's discussion 'Attention to diabetics living in Ontario Canada! Test strip reduction in the works for August!' in the group Canada Diabetes
"Sad news! Won't be long before other provinces follow this offloading. For the insured its higher rates too. my pharmacists grill me everytime and of course double check.. as a matter of fact my endo checked my fingers last time too. I avg…"
Jul 20, 2013
Bill commented on Manny Hernandez's group 'Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users'
"There are many variables that can produce those results. I just went thru something similar and ended in the hospital with a severe low several hours after high activity. If any exercise/activities took place in the last day or two it could be…"
Jun 29, 2013
Bill updated their profile
Jun 11, 2013
Bill commented on Manny Hernandez's group 'Canada Diabetes'
"The ADA and endocrine society have a new hypoglycaemia document out. Basically they reconfirmed the previous definitions of hypoglycaemia. It starts when readings are lower or equal to 3.9mmol. The document also gave guidance for different age…"
Apr 16, 2013
Bill joined Manny Hernandez's group
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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 15, 2013
Bill replied to yumbittersugar's discussion 'depression comes from low carb diet and/or lack of estrogen?' in the group Diabetics with Depression
"I'm unable to speak to the estrogen side. However as a former low carber I can share. For myself it was a constant battle to stay "up". Also there is a research study comparing LCHF and HCLF dieters.…"
Oct 29, 2012
Bill joined Manny Hernandez's group
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TuDiabetes Weight Loss Team

This is the team you join to get support shedding those extra pounds.
Oct 3, 2012
Bill joined Caoilte Pickle's group
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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
Oct 3, 2012
Bill replied to sadiemae's discussion 'Anyone have procrastination with depression and anxiety' in the group Diabetics with Depression
"I just thru major depression with severe anxiety. I asked My psych about procrastination. Everyone does it and some anxiety is good and normal. Procrastination is not part of it."
Sep 20, 2012
Bill replied to BJ's discussion 'Ready to pack it in...' in the group Diabetics with Depression
"BJ, things are not quite as bad as it seems. On your A1C #s I've recently learned to stop fixating on them as their only a rough average. My daily reading have been traveling both ends of the glucometer scale and yet my A1C is 10.8 my focus has…"
Aug 28, 2012
Linda G left a comment for Bill
"Hi there Bill....Please stop by the Canadian Diabetes Association's Page to say HAPPY BIRTHDAY....the association was founded in 1953, in Toronto, by Dr.Charles H. Best...co discoverer of Insulin."
Jan 5, 2012
Bill added a discussion to the group Dr. Bernstein Diabetes Solution Group
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Bad lab results while on diet?

Is it normal to have bad lab results on a LCKD?I've restarted the diet a month ago after several years of burnout. Yesterdayslab test has returned bad #s for:ACR albumin/creatin ratio - 4.2 mg/mmolCK enzymes - .95 U/L.ALT - 69 U/LIm concerned. Is this expected for the Bernstein diet?See More
Dec 23, 2011
Bill commented on Brea's group 'Diabetics with Depression'
"A starting point for climbing out of depression. Take the first step and take a read. Just take it one small step at a time. http://behavioraldiabetesinstitute.org/downloads/Breaking-Free-from-Depression-and-Diabetes.pdf"
Dec 21, 2011
Bill commented on Brea's group 'Diabetics with Depression'
"A starting point for climbing out of depression. Take the first step and take a read. Just take it one small step at a time. http://behavioraldiabetesinstitute.org/downloads/Breaking-Free-from-Depression-and-Diabetes.pdf"
Dec 21, 2011

Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 2 diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
support
Date diagnosed
August 21, 2001
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.8
Type of treatment/devices you use
Oral, Pump, Diet and Exercise

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At 7:36am on January 5, 2012, Linda G said…

Hi there Bill....Please stop by the Canadian Diabetes Association's Page to say
HAPPY BIRTHDAY....the association was founded in 1953, in Toronto, by
Dr.Charles H. Best...co discoverer of Insulin.

 
 
 

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