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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Bubba67
"Bubba, 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 17, 2013
Ellyn6 replied to Bubba67's discussion 'Victoza and local skin reactions' in the group VICTOZA
"At first I was tapping the needle to get all the med out. Big mistake, I ended up with large bruises that lasted a long time! I'm now cleaning with wipe and letting the needle stay for an additional 10 seconds, then whipping again with wipe. I…"
Aug 27, 2013
Flem07 replied to Bubba67's discussion 'Victoza and local skin reactions' in the group VICTOZA
"After a month on Victoza I started experiencing the kind of skin reactions you are describing. I followed advice from folks and began really rotating the site, cleaning the area well with alcohol, waiting for alcohol to dry, and then cleaning with…"
Jul 15, 2013
Bubba67 replied to Bubba67's discussion 'Victoza and local skin reactions' in the group VICTOZA
"Just curious how your local skin rxn is with Victoza injection at this time. I experienced local skin rxns for several weeks starting a month into using it but then it all subsided - I'll be on Victoza one year middle of June. Also had fair bit…"
May 26, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Bubba67
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY Bubba! 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…"
Dec 17, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for Bubba67
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Dec 17, 2012
Jim Roach left a comment for Bubba67
"Welcome to TuDiabetes Bubba!"
Jul 10, 2012
lisap56 replied to Bubba67's discussion 'Victoza and local skin reactions' in the group VICTOZA
"I started Victoza June 4 and the only side affect I had for a whole month was feeling hungry all the time but not wanting to eat! That has recently changed as I have noticed in the last few days that at the injection site I am getting something…"
Jul 10, 2012
Bubba67 left a comment for Linda G
"Thank you for the welcome message."
Jul 10, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for Bubba67
"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…"
Jul 10, 2012
Alicia replied to Bubba67's discussion 'Victoza and local skin reactions' in the group VICTOZA
"Newbie with Victoza, started on 7/4. I haven't had any that I know of. I inject in my mid section, on different side each day."
Jul 10, 2012
Doris D left a comment for Bubba67
"WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our…"
Jul 10, 2012
Bubba67 added a discussion to the group VICTOZA
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Victoza and local skin reactions

I would like to hear from other Victoza users about their experiences with injection site skin reactions.I started Victoza about a month ago - works great for appetite suppression and lowering sugars, but I find the injection site irritation annoying. A few hours after administration, the injection site gets itchy, red to about 1-2 inches across, a bit raised, warm and lasts about 3-4 days at that site. I don't have any systemic reaction (no sites other than injection site which develop red…See More
Jul 10, 2012
Bubba67 joined twiddlemthumbs's group
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VICTOZA

For people who use Victoza or would like to learn more about it.Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner is not allowed on TuDiabetes.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association and Insulin for Life.You can also approach your physician's…See More
Jul 10, 2012
Linda G left a comment for Bubba67
"We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home Bubba....fellow Canadian, and fellow type 2!!! 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…"
Jul 10, 2012
Bubba67 is now a member of Diabetes community by Diabetes Hands Foundation: TuDiabetes
Jul 10, 2012

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At 4:08am on December 17, 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 BUBBA!!
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At 2:46am on December 17, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Bubba, 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 5:51pm on December 17, 2012, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Bubba!
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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There's a brand NEW group here at Tu.....
Type 2 Teens!!! http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/type-2-teens
(it's also a group for young adults with type 2!)
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At 2:21am on December 17, 2012, brokenpole said…
Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.
At 11:46pm on July 10, 2012, Jim Roach said…

Welcome to TuDiabetes Bubba!

At 2:33pm on July 10, 2012, 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 12:21pm on July 10, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our forum. To answer any of us back just hit the "comment back "bar under our comments and you will go to our page where you can leave a comment to us and also read abit about us.
Here's a link to help you get to know more about us: http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes

At 8:50am on July 10, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Bubba....fellow Canadian, and fellow type 2!!!
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.
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 care....and keep in touch!

At 7:58am on July 10, 2012, 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!!!

 
 
 

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