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Diabetes and Sports Health Camp West Oakland at DeFermery Park West Oakland

March 22, 2014 from 10am to 3pm
DASH & the camp: DASH Sports Education is our tax exempt nonprofit organization. We are holding our Second Annual DASH (Diabetes and Sports Health) Camp in Oakland for campers ages 8-18 living with Type 1, Type 2, Pre-diabetes and Type 3’s (friends or siblings of someone living with diabetes).Parents, DASH Camp is for you too, we will have our DASH Parent Panel with professional med staff, athletes living with diabetes, siblings of those living with diabetes and most importantly other…See More
Jan 27
rick phillips left a comment for DASH Sports Education
"Dash Sports Camp, 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 29, 2013
Linda G left a comment for DASH Sports Education
"♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫ Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES…"
Dec 29, 2013
DASH Sports Education replied to LukesMom's discussion 'Camp De Los Ninos vs. Bearskin Meadows' in the group US - Northern California Diabetes
"Hey Lukesmom, my name is Lucas, also T1D for 18 years. Both camps are wonderful. I have not been to De Los Ninos but know Dr. Tariq Ahmad who is the med director and he is absolutely wonderful. At Bearskin Meadows I've been a counselor, and…"
Feb 28, 2013
DASH Sports Education joined Manny Hernandez's group
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US - Northern California Diabetes

If you live in California, north of San Luis Obispo, Kern or San Bernardino and you are touched by diabetes, this group is for you.
Feb 28, 2013
Linda G left a comment for DASH Sports Education
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY DASH!! 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 29, 2012
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Dec 7, 2012
Type 1 Diebetes is attending DASH Sports Education's event
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East Bay Type 1 Topics with Lucas Fogarty, DASH founder & Dr. Tariq Ahmad: Nutrition, Exercise, and Type 1 Diabetes at The Library at Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute

October 20, 2012 from 4pm to 6pm
Lucas Fogarty (DASH Sports Education) and Dr. Tariq Ahmad (Children's Hospital Oakland), will be speaking at CHORI (Children's Hospital of Research Institute) from 4:00 to 6:00 pm, October 20th.In this talk Dr. Ahmad will explain what happens to the body and how it absorbs glucose during exercise. How you can adjust carb intake and basal rates to balance blood sugars before, during, and after exercise. How different types of exercise affect blood sugars.Lucas Fogarty is an athlete with type 1…See More
Oct 18, 2012
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Oct 18, 2012
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"Check it out how was our first DASH Camp and who was there with us to make it happen! http://wp.me/p2EFPa-1A"
Oct 17, 2012
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Sep 27, 2012
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DASH Sports Education at Flood Park Baseball and Soccer Fields, Menlo Park, California 94025

September 29, 2012 at 9am to September 30, 2012 at 4pm
Hey Everyone,DASH Camp is around the corner! This coming weekend, Sept 29th and 30th, we will have our very first DASH Camp for youth with diabetes, friends and family at Flood Park in Menlo Park. We will educate on how to manage diabetes during exercise, how to communicate with peers and coaches, learn from others who are living a healthy life with diabetes and of course, have fun!! We are a community that believes in the power of information and support to create long lasting wellness in our…See More
Sep 27, 2012
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DASH Camp September 29th-30th at Flood Park

September 29, 2012 at 9am to September 30, 2012 at 4pm
DASH Sports Education. (Diabetes and Sports Health) is a unique non-profit organization comprised of professional and Division 1 college athletes who have diabetes. Our objective is to promote healthy, active lifestyles and sports careers among diabetic youth by empowering them and their best friends with techniques to manage blood glucose while exercising, providing them with role models who have achieved success in their respective sports, and by offering them support in a safe environment…See More
Sep 27, 2012
DASH Sports Education joined ginny-e's group
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Diabetes and the Great Outdoors

For diabetics that like to hike, camp, boat or do anything outside! The goal is to create a forum for tips on dealing with diabetes and the outdoors.See More
Sep 5, 2012
DASH Sports Education joined Mari's group
Sep 5, 2012
DASH Sports Education joined kevin lajoie's group
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walking and diabetes

For those that enjoy walking as part of an excercise routine.
Sep 5, 2012

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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?
I wish to meet people involved with diabetes to learn and share with them.
Date diagnosed
October 15, 1995
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.1
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, CGM
What pump model do you use, if any?
Medtronic
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http://DASHcamp.org
Tell us more about you (optional)
DASH Sports Education is a unique non-profit organization comprised of athletes who have diabetes. Our objective is to promote healthy, active lifestyles and sports careers among youth people with diabetes by empowering them, their best friends and family members with techniques to manage blood glucose while exercising. Our mission is to provide them with role models who have achieved success in their respective sports, and by offering them support in a safe environment that will allow them to achieve a positive outlook towards diabetes management and exercise.

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At 1:49pm on December 29, 2013, rick phillips said…

Dash Sports Camp, 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 12:55pm on December 29, 2013, 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 DASH!!
♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫

At 5:09pm on December 29, 2012, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DASH!!
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 7:06am on December 29, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,DASH. I wish you all a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 9:05am on August 31, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! Thank you for having me as a friend DASH...
California....so far away, but it feels like you're right here! That's one of the appealing factors of tu.diabetes. I'm in Canada...in the southwestern part of the province of Ontario...a city named Kitchener-Waterloo (2 cities joined together). I'm a wife of 33 years (hubby is also diabetic), mom to two grown children (one 28, the other 26), a grandma to 3 lovable little boys, a teacher, and before that an illustrator (still do some) and graphic designer....I speak French fluently, I read, history fascinates me, I paint, sing, walk, garden, ski, ride my bike....did I mention "read"? I love having friends over, I bake/cook, am an eclectic music lover, an animal lover...the ocean...ah the ocean...it speaks to me! Oh...and I have diabetes (and a few other things).
Nice to have you as a friend!!! Is DASH only in the US??
Keep in touch, ok?
hugs....linda

At 9:16am on August 4, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home DASH! Is this organization solely in the US?
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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There are also groups here for young people, and parents of children with diabetes, such as....
"Teenagers with Type 1", "College Students with Diabetes", "Young Adults with Diabetes",
"Parents of Kids with type 1" and "Kids with Diabetes"
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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 8:19am on August 4, 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

 
 
 

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