Cheryl Pealer
  • 60, Female
  • Mc Kees Rocks, PA
  • United States
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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Cheryl Pealer
"Cheryl, 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."
Jan 21
Linda G left a comment for Cheryl Pealer
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY Cheryl!! 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…"
Jan 21, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Cheryl Pealer
"Hello! How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Cheryl.... Best Wishes NOW....and on the next 365 days (it's a leap year!). How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?"
Jan 21, 2012
Doris D left a comment for Cheryl Pealer
"Get MySpace Comments without leaving myspace!"
Jan 21, 2011
carolyn mcquis commented on Cheryl Pealer's blog post 'Symlin users'
"I need immediate help. Is there anyone out there taking Symlin that is not on insulin injections?"
Jun 22, 2009
Cheryl Pealer commented on Michelle Reinhardt's group 'Gastroparesis'
"I was diagnosed with Gastroparesis Last year in the hospital. They did an endoscopy and stretched the opening between the stomach and intestine. That helped so much but is not a permanent fix. They cannot stent it because it has to be able to open…"
Apr 24, 2009
Cheryl Pealer joined Michelle Reinhardt's group
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Gastroparesis

For those who have gastroparesis. Needing more information or just here for support.See More
Apr 24, 2009
Cheryl Pealer commented on Cheryl Pealer's blog post 'Symlin users'
"Scott, I know that Gastroparesis is a complication of diabetes but the Symlin use slows the digestion down and they felt it contributed to the onset."
Apr 24, 2009
MelissaBL commented on Cheryl Pealer's blog post 'Symlin users'
"We have several members here who deal with gastroparesis. Check out their group here. So sorry you're struggling with it now. :("
Apr 23, 2009
Scott K. Johnson commented on Cheryl Pealer's blog post 'Symlin users'
"Very interesting - are they sure it was the symlin that caused it? Gastoparesis is also a complication of diabetes without any contributing causes... ?"
Apr 23, 2009
Cheryl Pealer commented on Cheryl Pealer's blog post 'Symlin users'
"Nikki, I never knew that it could be the cause of what I have. I do have Type 1 Diabetes since I was 20 (now 55) and it was used to control ups and downs which worked great until I got sick. They tell me that if I were to have continued on it, I…"
Apr 22, 2009
Nikki DeFalco commented on Cheryl Pealer's blog post 'Symlin users'
"Holy cow...I have off and on used Symlin, have you read of any other cases like this?"
Apr 22, 2009
Cheryl Pealer posted a blog post

Symlin users

Please get all the side effects before starting. I was on Symlin for 1 1/2 years and felt great! I lost about 30 lbs. Then in March of 2008, I was hospitalized for complications of diabetes. they found that my stomach was not emptying and I now have a complication called Gastroparesis. I was immediately removed from Symlin which they thought was the cause. The problem is that Gastroparesis doesn't go away. I now must have endoscopies to stretch the opening between the stomach and intestine. The…See More
Apr 22, 2009
Yvonne C. left a comment for Cheryl Pealer
"Welcome Cheryl to TuDiabetes!! Hello! I am part of the Welcoming Committee and you are now part of a supportive community for diabetics! When you have the time, please don’t hesitate to meet your fellow members within the forums, groups and…"
Apr 8, 2009
Cheryl Pealer commented on Scott Strumello's group 'Symlin Users Forum'
"I started on Symlin the end of 2007. I was so thrilled at the way it worked since weight loss for me was almost impossible. I lost 30 pounds in about 7 months but it did not come without complications. I was hospitalized in March 2008 and diagnosed…"
Apr 8, 2009
Cheryl Pealer joined Scott Strumello's group
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Symlin Users Forum

This group is a forum for Symlin (pramlintide acetate) users or people who would like more information on this new treatment for type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Symlin is a synthetic form of the human hormone amylin which is made by the beta cells.See More
Apr 8, 2009

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How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
To have a connection with others
Date diagnosed
November 20, 1976
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.9
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, Diet and Exercise
What pump model do you use, if any?
Animas

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Symlin users

Posted on April 22, 2009 at 7:35am 6 Comments

Please get all the side effects before starting. I was on Symlin for 1 1/2 years and felt great! I lost about 30 lbs. Then in March of 2008, I was hospitalized for complications of diabetes. they found that my stomach was not emptying and I now have a complication called Gastroparesis. I was immediately removed from Symlin which they thought was the cause. The problem is that Gastroparesis doesn't go away. I now must have endoscopies to stretch the opening between the stomach and intestine. The… Continue

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At 1:38pm on January 21, 2014, 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 CHERYL!!
(You haven't commented in a long while. Have you been away?
Is everything alright....can we help??)
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At 7:15am on January 21, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Cheryl, 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 4:52pm on January 21, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Cheryl!!
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 8:00am on January 21, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Cheryl....
Best Wishes NOW....and on the next 365 days (it's a leap year!).
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?

At 5:45am on January 21, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 11:00am on January 21, 2011, Doris D said…
At 12:41pm on April 8, 2009, Yvonne C. said…


Welcome Cheryl to TuDiabetes!!

Hello! I am part of the Welcoming Committee and you are now part of a supportive community for diabetics! When you have the time, please don’t hesitate to meet your fellow members within the forums, groups and blog areas.

Check out this guide for new members. It has lots of tips about finding your way around the community!

If you know of any other individuals who may interested in a very supportive diabetes community, feel free to invite them to join TuDiabetes. We can’t wait to hear from you!

Best Regards,
Yvonne C.
Your Fellow TuDiabetes Member!
 
 
 

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