ChicaRossi
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rick phillips left a comment for ChicaRossi
"ChicaRossi, 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 13, 2013
Linda G left a comment for ChicaRossi
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY CHICA!! 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 13, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for ChicaRossi
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Dec 13, 2012
ChicaRossi joined jessica's group
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Oh! BABY!!!

A group for those of us who are hoping, wishing, praying, wanting to be pregnant one day. A source of pregnancy web links, helpful tips. frustration, support, happy thoughts, etc.See More
Sep 30, 2012
ChicaRossi commented on twiddlemthumbs's group 'VICTOZA'
"Day 3 of Victoza for me... I haven't felt much different. I do notice that my portions I can eatt has changed. BUT no side effects like the vomiting and nausea. I do feel full- if that makes sense. My BS are still about the same. How long did…"
Jul 31, 2012
ChicaRossi 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 29, 2012
Danni replied to ChicaRossi's discussion 'New to pump therapy- How did you choose your pump?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Hello! As others have said, it is a personal choice. But I will share my experience. I chose both pumps I've used based on doctor recommendations and my own research. I started off with the OmniPod system, used it for a few years, and hated it.…"
Jan 12, 2012
Jeff replied to ChicaRossi's discussion 'New to pump therapy- How did you choose your pump?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Jay- Actually, no. (My normal state is mini-mental). I understand the 12 hour thing (which I selected myself). It is a good interval to use and I have used it for many years. If I have to press a few buttons to make sure that my cognitive powers…"
Jan 4, 2012
Jeff replied to ChicaRossi's discussion 'New to pump therapy- How did you choose your pump?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I know that I can change the number of hours (not sure what the max is) but if I really am in trouble, 12 hours makes for a sensible choice. This morning, I had the same problem. I bolused (sp?) at about 7:30 last night and went to sleep at about…"
Jan 4, 2012
jrtpup replied to ChicaRossi's discussion 'New to pump therapy- How did you choose your pump?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Jeff you can change that setting for not hitting a button for 12 hours, I think it's in advanced settings but check your manual. I can't imagine not using it for 12 hours though. I fairly frequently don't use the result from the bolus…"
Jan 3, 2012
Jay replied to ChicaRossi's discussion 'New to pump therapy- How did you choose your pump?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Jeff, The things you are complaining about are SAFETY checks built into the Animas Ping. Research the number of court cases filed against Medtronic for harm up to and including one negligent homicide in Washington state. I have worn a Ping for 3.5…"
Jan 3, 2012
Jeff replied to ChicaRossi's discussion 'New to pump therapy- How did you choose your pump?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Actually, I was forced into it. I wanted the MM pump that I had been using for 8 years. My endo refused to write an Rx for the MM and also refused to give me a single reason why. (Kickback??) With a new doc and even she wondered why I couldn't…"
Dec 18, 2011
Linda G left a comment for ChicaRossi
"Hello! How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you ChicaRossi... Best Wishes NOW....and on the next 364 days! How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?"
Dec 13, 2011
brokenpole left a comment for ChicaRossi
"Happy Birthday, ChicaRossi!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Dec 13, 2011
Brian Wittman replied to ChicaRossi's discussion 'New to pump therapy- How did you choose your pump?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I love my Animas Ping. I looked at all the pumps available, and quickly realized that each pump had its advantages and disadvantages in the long run. I ruled out the Omnipod because there are many horror stories of bad pods, and some adhesion issues…"
Nov 15, 2011
jrtpup replied to ChicaRossi's discussion 'New to pump therapy- How did you choose your pump?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Yes, it stays put. I used to use skin prep first to help it stick, but forgot once and had no problem. I use only alcohol now. I use stomach, thighs, arms, love handles, upper butt, and side of breast near my arm pit. Plenty of sites to rotate, and…"
Nov 13, 2011

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 2 diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
I hope to find information from others with Type 2 on how they cope.
Date diagnosed
August 29, 2011
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
11.5, 8/2011
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, Diet and Exercise
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At 4:15am on December 13, 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 ChicaRossi!!
(You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK)
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At 4:03am on December 13, 2013, rick phillips said…

ChicaRossi, 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 2:12pm on December 13, 2012, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY CHICA!!
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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At 3:06am on December 13, 2012, brokenpole said…

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

At 3:12pm on December 13, 2011, Linda G said…

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

At 6:58am on December 13, 2011, brokenpole said…

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

At 3:31am on December 13, 2011, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 6:59pm on November 6, 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 8:00am on November 4, 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 5:45pm on November 1, 2011, Linda G said…
Welcome home ChicaRossi......
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!
 
 
 

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