Lorraine and Caleb

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
1 or more of my children
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?
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Date diagnosed
January 3, 2007
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
5.8 May 2009, 5.9 August 2009, 5.8 December 2009, 5.2 April 2010, 5.6 August 2010, 5.9 December 2010, 5.6 May 2011, 5.6 August 2011, 5.6 February 2012, 5.8 July 2012, November 2012 5.6, February 2013 5.6, July 2013 5.7
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, CGM
What pump model do you use, if any?
OmniPod, DexCom, Apidra
Enter your website, if any (blog, Facebook, Twitter)
http://thisiscaleb.com
Tell us more about you (optional)
Mother of three, Named to DHF Board of Direction in 2012 for a three year term

Latest Activity

LBREP and Lorraine are now friends
Jul 15
Lorraine replied to SEM2REM's discussion 'Trouble with Breakfast Highs' in the group parents of kids with Type 1
"My son, currently 11, diagnosed at the age of 3, has always needed a significantly greater amount of insulin for breakfast than other meals. Because of inactivity overnight, his body isn't able to use insulin as efficiently in the morning as it…"
Jun 12
Lorraine liked artwoman's discussion This is just for fun: I made a "No Duh" purchase
Jun 1
Rich commented on Lorraine's blog post 'DexCom Adhesive Irritation & Allergy #dblog'
"This is exactly the same problem we get. The first few months with Dexcom were fine, but then flat red patches that look like acid burns. They bleed if you rub them. Unfortunately our daughter is also allergic to Opsite Flexfit. We have used a…"
May 28

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At 2:49am on October 17, 2013, BadMoonT2 said…

Thanks for the friend invite Lorraine!

At 9:20am on August 15, 2013, brunhilde said…

Having a bit of trouble with the website, and can't find contact info for the webmaster. The Problem: if my post is accidentally longer than 140 characters, it sets a flag (only 140 characters allowed). But after I edit and remove some characters, the flag does not reset, as the result, once i go over the limit, I can not make the post no matter how much i change to get it in the proper limit. This is a fairly easy software fix....

At 6:39pm on April 20, 2013, Sagwabetes said…

Hello! See, we were already friends! Nice to meet you today :)

 
 
 

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Emily Coles
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