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Calling all teens and young adults with diabetes!! at http://www.tudiabetes.org/chat

June 17, 2014 from 2pm to 3pm
2-3pm PT5-6pm ET10-11pm GMTThis is not a webinar or live interview.  This is a discussion among teen and young adult members of TuDiabetes, in the TuDiabetes chatroom.If you are a teen or young adult with any type of diabetes, this event is for YOU!!  Let's talk about school, friends, parents, dating and all that goes with it, and of course... diabetes!…See More
Jun 10
Jeff updated their profile
Mar 11
rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Jeff
"Brusters, 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 19, 2013
Jeff replied to deadisletsx2's discussion 'No Alarms When Charging?' in the group Dexcom Users
"My 7+ did this a few times. I started inserted the charging cord quickly and it would then alarm. Makes no sense."
Aug 22, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Jeff
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY BRUSTERS!! 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 19, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for Jeff
"Happy Birthday, Brusters!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Dec 19, 2011
Linda G left a comment for Jeff
"Hello! How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Brusters..... Best Wishes NOW....and on the next 364 days! How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?"
Dec 19, 2011
awillie replied to Jeff's discussion 'Marinating a New Sensor' in the group Dexcom Users
"i also have taped Opsite Flexifix over the transmitter (even multiple layers) without a problem :-)"
Nov 25, 2011
awillie replied to Jeff's discussion 'Marinating a New Sensor' in the group Dexcom Users
"i am an avid "marinater" :-) often i will insert a new sensor before bed when i have a fairly stable blood sugar with which i am comfortable going to bed, stop the other, attach the transmitter and leave it over night before pushing…"
Nov 25, 2011
Annie replied to Jeff's discussion 'Marinating a New Sensor' in the group Dexcom Users
"Oh and I've been getting 2-3 weeks with a sensor. Haven't tried it for longer."
Nov 22, 2011
Annie replied to Jeff's discussion 'Marinating a New Sensor' in the group Dexcom Users
"I asked someone at Dex this question, and this is her direct quote from and email "Yes- this has been done. I would cover or tape the flap down so the sensor contacts are not compromised. Transmitters snapped in actually protect the inserted…"
Nov 22, 2011
Kate replied to Jeff's discussion 'Marinating a New Sensor' in the group Dexcom Users
"I've thought about this, too. However, I don't want the part that the sensor sits in to flop around and move the sensor in my leg. (that sounds really weird when I re-read it. sorry for my lack of technical words to describe this!). If you…"
Nov 22, 2011
jrtpup replied to Jeff's discussion 'Marinating a New Sensor' in the group Dexcom Users
"I ordered mine online, haven't looked at a local pharmacy but they can probably get it for you. Google it, and choose the cheapest price ;)"
Nov 21, 2011
mhynes replied to Jeff's discussion 'Marinating a New Sensor' in the group Dexcom Users
"Can you get that at a local pharmacy or do you need to order it?"
Nov 21, 2011
jrtpup replied to Jeff's discussion 'Marinating a New Sensor' in the group Dexcom Users
"+1 for opsite flexifix!"
Nov 20, 2011
metheniac replied to Jeff's discussion 'Marinating a New Sensor' in the group Dexcom Users
"I have had one fall off in the three months that I have been using the DEX. I now use opsite flexifix tape which really holds it firmly. I cut four small strips to go on the outside pad only. Do not cover the sensor! The tape comes in a 2" x 23…"
Nov 20, 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?
Sharing experiences
Date diagnosed
January 30, 1975
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.9
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, CGM

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At 5:11pm on December 19, 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 BRUSTERS!!
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At 12:46am on December 19, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Brusters, 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 4:03am on December 19, 2012, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BRUSTERS!!
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 6:46am on December 19, 2011, brokenpole said…

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

At 4:47am on December 19, 2011, Linda G said…

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

At 2:40am on December 19, 2011, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 6:14am on November 12, 2011, Donna H said…

Welcome to TuDiabetes! Check out some of the groups -- it's a great way to get to know the community.

At 4:15am on November 12, 2011, 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.

At 4:29pm on November 11, 2011, Linda G said…

Welcome home Brusters.....
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, 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.
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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 care....and keep in touch!

At 3:24pm on November 11, 2011, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO ONE OF THE GREATEST FAMILIES YOU WILL EVER MEET MY FRIEND!!!! WE'RE GLAD YOU JOINED US!!!!!!!!!! Please introduce yourself on our forum. Questions??? Just ask one of us or post it on our forum and you will get many answers there.

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

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