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Dan P and Lorraine are now friends
Thursday
Cayla left a comment for Dan P
"Congrats on becoming an admin! You'll do great! :)"
Thursday
Dan P replied to Christopher's discussion 'Symlin/Insulin mix in pump?'
"oops forgot to link the medical research paper: http://www.ajhp.org/content/62/8/816.abstract"
Oct 12
Dan P replied to Christopher's discussion 'Symlin/Insulin mix in pump?'
"Christopher- In short, let me answer your question - NO. Do not mix the two. That said, there are a few people who have tried ("Google-fu found a few instances) BUT the important part is this: http://www.ajhp.org/content/62/8/816.abstract A…"
Oct 12
Dan P commented on rick the "Blogabetic"'s blog post 'How are the holes in your boat?'
"Excellent and well said, as usual Rick. Its true...we ALL diabetics need to realize we can...and SHOULD...learn from one another. No matter our "type"."
Sep 2
Stemwinder (Gary) replied to Dan P's discussion 'Diabetic Motorcyclists come in!'
"Hi Dan, I do not ride motorcycles but I do know that we already have group for bikers. You can find it HERE."
Sep 1
Dan P posted a discussion

Diabetic Motorcyclists come in!

So, I wanted to create a thread for us bikers! Truth be told, Im gathering interest for a group to be created for us. There's many things to talk about, specifically diabetes related and motorcycling. Id like to have a place for us to come to talk about things like...how do you carry your meds...keeping insulin cool if you're using it...testing while on the road...carrying emergency supplies...etc.So Ill start! About me...T1 diabetic for 48 years. My first car when I was 16 was a Yamaha Special…See More
Aug 31
Holger Schmeken replied to Dan P's discussion 'New T1 therapy with no shots, no testing, no carb counting goes to phase 1 trials'
"I know Dr. Denise Faustman's work. The proposed moderation of the rogue behaving t-cells with BCG is indeed promising. Patience is all we need and your experience is the same than mine. It just takes another 10 years to get there..."
Jul 27
Holger Schmeken replied to Dan P's discussion 'New T1 therapy with no shots, no testing, no carb counting goes to phase 1 trials'
"One correction: I wrote: "for an islet cell transplant you will have to sign a paper that states you have been informed about the risks of this treatment" But I meant: "for a stem cell transplant you will have to sign a paper that…"
Jul 27
Jim Devlin replied to Dan P's discussion 'New T1 therapy with no shots, no testing, no carb counting goes to phase 1 trials'
"Holger, I was diagnosed with T1 diabetes in 1952. Since then I must have been told at least twice per year that diabetes will be cured within five years. If there even was a cure it would be 10 years before the FDA approved it. The Feds still…"
Jul 26
Holger Schmeken replied to Dan P's discussion 'New T1 therapy with no shots, no testing, no carb counting goes to phase 1 trials'
"Just for clarification: for an islet cell transplant you will have to sign a paper that states you have been informed about the risks of this treatment. Risks that are higher than those of Diabetes Type 1 in my opinion. With the new method a tiny…"
Jul 26
meee replied to Dan P's discussion 'New T1 therapy with no shots, no testing, no carb counting goes to phase 1 trials'
"I read a similar account of the islet cell and stem cell applications which is why they switched to stem cells. I don't know because islet cell transplant is already done but doesn't last very long in most people if it is effective. Maybe,…"
Jul 26
Terry replied to Dan P's discussion 'New T1 therapy with no shots, no testing, no carb counting goes to phase 1 trials'
"Holger - I've read that it takes two cadaver donations for an islet cell transplant. I've also read that it is the supply that limits these procedures. I don't know a great deal about this science but I understand that embryonic stem…"
Jul 26
Holger Schmeken replied to Dan P's discussion 'New T1 therapy with no shots, no testing, no carb counting goes to phase 1 trials'
"I can not recall exactly how old this membrane idea really is now. Maybe 15 years +/- 5. First they wanted to encapsulate cells from other humans, then pig cells and now human embryonic stem cells. The autoimmune reaction can not penetrate the…"
Jul 26
pancreaswanted replied to Dan P's discussion 'New T1 therapy with no shots, no testing, no carb counting goes to phase 1 trials'
"this actually brought tears to my eyes. i dont care about having to wait 15 or 20 years for something like this. it sounds amazing and liberating! this or smart insulin-anything that hasnt got a gazillion pieces of hardware like a bionic pancreas!"
Jul 26
meee replied to Dan P's discussion 'New T1 therapy with no shots, no testing, no carb counting goes to phase 1 trials'
"http://viacyte.com/products/vc-01-diabetes-therapy/ I can't find any info about clinical trials at their site yet. I emailed to ask about this. My endo said, referring to encapsulation, that he doesn't think it will really happen for 10-15…"
Jul 25

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
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?
Education
Date diagnosed
October 10, 1966
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.6
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump

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At 7:15pm on October 15, 2014, Cayla said…
Congrats on becoming an admin! You'll do great! :)
At 9:04am on June 21, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Dan, thank you for the kind note. It is always a joy to hear from you. I am a little down today and hearing from you brightened my life...............................rick

At 7:03am on March 4, 2014, shoshana27 said…

nice meeting you Dan

At 2:26pm on March 2, 2014, Clare said…

Thanks Dan, that is my plan ! One very large Margarita hold the salt

At 4:11pm on January 19, 2014, Bailey said…

Congrats to you also for being a featured member!!

At 5:36pm on January 15, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Dan congratulations on being named a featured member of the week.

At 12:17pm on January 12, 2014, jrtpup said…

At 8:20am on January 12, 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 DAN!!
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At 8:04am on January 12, 2014, swisschocolate said…

happy happy birthday dan!!!
enjoy your day to the fullest with a…
C*******

At 7:59am on January 12, 2014, Marie B said…

Dan, Happy Birthday! Hope you day is filled with Champagne wishes and Cinnabon Dreams. glad you're here with us.

Dan P's Blog

Bacon Pot Pie with Cheddar Bay Biscuit Crust

Posted on April 7, 2014 at 11:56am 3 Comments

Bacon Pot Pie with Cheddar Bay Biscuit Crust

Bacon Pot Pie Filling:

4 cups of vegetable stock

1 cup of chicken stock

2 cups of mixed vegetables (corn, peas, carrots, green beans)

4 celery stalks diced

2 potatoes, peeled and cubed

As much bacon as you see fit, already cooked and broken or cut into about 1" pieces. Probably about 2 pounds.

1 tablespoon of butter

1 teaspoon of salt

1/8 teaspoon of pepper

1/4 teaspoon of paprika

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