Crystal
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  • Reno, NV
  • United States
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Linda G left a comment for Crystal
"♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫ Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES CRYSTAL!! (You haven't commented in a long while.…"
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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Crystal
"Crystal, 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 28
Linda G left a comment for Crystal
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY CRYSTAL!! 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 28, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Crystal
"Hello! How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Crystal.... 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 28, 2012
Linda G commented on Crystal's photo
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"Lovely....is this charcoal and watercolour?"
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Grandpa(charcole)

"Nice charcoals :)"
Jan 28, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for Crystal
"Happy Birthday, Crystal!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Jan 28, 2012
Crystal replied to punkrockprincess2003's discussion 'Need help!'
"Hey, I am in the same position. No insurance ofr the past 5 years, and for 3 of them I only did the basal rate on my pump and then would bolus if I went really high since insulin cost 118 a vial at the time with out insurance. Wal-mart sells meters…"
Aug 17, 2011
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Aug 17, 2011
Crystal left a comment for Robyn
"Hey thank you for the compliment on my work. I really appreciate it."
Aug 16, 2011
Crystal commented on Crystal's blog post 'What are "other carbohydrate?"'
"Hey guys thanks for the info. I included the milk as well. Sometimes there are foods that just react badly with me and I think this may be one of them. I'll try it again once more and see if I have the same reaction, if I do I just won't…"
Aug 16, 2011
Chris commented on Crystal's blog post 'What are "other carbohydrate?"'
"The other carbs are included in the total carbs. We had the same question at my Diabetes Support group meeting. The only time you would have to add anything is if you were to add something to what you are eating, example pasta and sauce just need to…"
Aug 16, 2011
Robyn left a comment for Crystal
"You are a wonderful artist! Enjoyed your photos."
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How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
Lets me share what I know with others and also learn things I didn't know before.
Date diagnosed
September 1, 1987
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
8.0
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Medtronic paradigm 522

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What are "other carbohydrate?"

Posted on August 16, 2011 at 1:05am 5 Comments

Ok. So I have been a diabetic now for 24 years and I am pretty good about carb counting and figuring out which foods I need to avoid no matter what and things like that. However I was recently thrown off when a package I was reading listed the total carbs as 25g for the serving size and then below it the package said other carbs were 9g. So my question is are the "other carbs" counted in to the "total carbs" or is it something I need to calculate into the total carbs? I don't have insurance so… Continue

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At 4:13pm on January 28, 2014, Linda G said…

♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫
Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES CRYSTAL!!
(You haven't commented in a long while. Have you been away?
Is everything alright....can we help??)
♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫

At 4:40am on January 28, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Crystal, 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 4:51am on January 28, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY CRYSTAL!!
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 12:14pm on January 28, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Crystal....
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 5:46am on January 28, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 12:41am on January 28, 2012, brokenpole said…

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

At 2:40pm on August 16, 2011, Robyn said…
You are a wonderful artist! Enjoyed your photos.
At 2:06pm on January 28, 2011, Linda G said…
Greetings Crystal....
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?
At 8:03am on January 28, 2011, Doris D said…
At 10:13am on August 12, 2010, Frank Kwiatkowski said…
I'd enjoy seeing your work. This site has been great for viewing a variety of diabetic artists and their work. And for posting work. Thank you, creators.
 
 
 

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