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Weight Gainn worries me

Started this discussion. Last reply by Stemwinder (Gary) Feb 4, 2013. 2 Replies

I was insulin dependent for about 4 years and was up to 75 units of lantus a day. I was also very heavy and did not exersize at all. 4 years ago I lost over 100 Lbs and have kept it all off with…Continue

 

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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Bman
"Bman, Happy Birthday!! I hope your day and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill."
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Linda G left a comment for Bman
"Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES…"
Aug 9, 2013
rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Bman
"Bman happy birthday!! Here is hoping your day is full of joy and happiness."
Aug 9, 2013
Stemwinder (Gary) replied to Bman's discussion 'Weight Gainn worries me'
"Brian is right insulin does not necessarly mean weight gain. I managed to lose weight while on insulin just like you did. Unfortunately I was never able to stop insulin but I have been able to maintain my weight more or less. I have been gaining and…"
Feb 4, 2013
Brian (bsc) replied to Bman's discussion 'Weight Gainn worries me'
"I know that you may feel disappointed and feel like you have failed. But you haven't. Unfortunately, we don't get diabetes because we are overweight, we are just unlucky. And you shouldn't think you have failed, instead you should…"
Feb 4, 2013
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Weight Gainn worries me

I was insulin dependent for about 4 years and was up to 75 units of lantus a day. I was also very heavy and did not exersize at all. 4 years ago I lost over 100 Lbs and have kept it all off with proper diet and exersize. About a month agao i felt sluggish and went to the doctor. My Blood sugars where out of sight. He explained it was not my fault. He put me on lantus and I am getting pretty steady with 20 units in the AM and 20 units in the PM. I feel much better. Now I have put on a few pounds…See More
Feb 4, 2013
Doris D left a comment for Bman
"Hello and WELCOME to one of the greatest d sites around!!!!!! please feel free to join us on our live chat anytime u want to!!! ask any of us any questions u have or just put it in the forum or please join some of our groups and ask ur questions…"
Feb 2, 2013
Stemwinder (Gary) left a comment for Bman
"So glad you have joined us Bman. This place has so much to offer. There are groups for people with like circumstances or interest. Blog posts where members convey their thoughts and experiences. And there are the forums where we come together for…"
Feb 1, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Bman
"We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home Bman!! This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends. Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance.…"
Feb 1, 2013
brokenpole left a comment for Bman
"Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for…"
Feb 1, 2013
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Feb 1, 2013

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4 years ago I lost 104 pounds by eating well and exercising all the time. I have kept all the weight off and exercise 5-6 days a week. I also was able to stop taking insulin. Just recently I started frequent urination and went to the Doc. and now back on insulin. Doc says not my fault..I am not happy.

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At 5:40pm on August 9, 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 BMAN!!
(You haven't been commenting in a while...I hope everything is OK)
The Chat Room on our home page is open daily. Please join us :)
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At 3:12am on August 9, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Bman, Happy Birthday!! I hope your day and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill.

At 10:32am on August 9, 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 Bman!!
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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 every day!
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At 5:37am on August 9, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

HAPPY,HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Bman. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 2:40am on August 9, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Bman happy birthday!! Here is hoping your day is full of joy and happiness.

At 10:49am on February 2, 2013, Doris D said…

Hello and WELCOME to one of the greatest d sites around!!!!!! please feel free to join us on our live chat anytime u want to!!! ask any of us any questions u have or just put it in the forum or please join some of our groups and ask ur questions there
Again WELCOME!!!

At 5:42am on February 2, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

WELCOME to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

At 5:27pm on February 1, 2013, Stemwinder (Gary) said…

So glad you have joined us Bman. This place has so much to offer. There are groups for people with like circumstances or interest. Blog posts where members convey their thoughts and experiences. And there are the forums where we come together for discussions.
I see that you are T2, you might want to visit this group
http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/insulin_dependent_type2

Please feel at home, you are with friends

At 4:19pm on February 1, 2013, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Bman!!
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends.
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups". Once in,
click on "all groups". You can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the
space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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Take a look at the groups..."Type 2 Diabetics", and "Insulin Dependent Type 2".
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AND....groups for folks with more than diabetes to contend with,
such as
..."Diabetes Plus".
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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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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 4:08pm on February 1, 2013, brokenpole said…

Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.

 
 
 

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