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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 DAVE!! (You've been away from Tu.diabetes for quite some while, haven't you? Is everything…"
Aug 23, 2013
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"Dave 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."
Aug 23, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Dave In MD
"Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Dave.... 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…"
Aug 23, 2012
Linda G left a comment for Dave In MD
"Greetings, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY Dave..... Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days! How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?"
Aug 23, 2011
brokenpole left a comment for Dave In MD
"Happy Birthday, Dave!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Aug 23, 2011
Dave In MD replied to Brandi's discussion 'Making of a diabetes educational video ! YOUR IDEAS ARE NEEDED! please read! (:' in the group SweetandPositive
"Good Morning Brandi, I will start by saying that in my opinion the needed information that is censored by the ADA and their CDEs needs to be presented. You may want to give their outdated teaching as well but in my opinion you should also include…"
Jan 12, 2011
Dave In MD replied to Laura Antulov's discussion 'looking to touch base with diabetics in Carroll County, Md. area' in the group US - Mid-Atlantic Diabetes
"Sykesville is about 8 miles East of me, but then almost everything is 8 miles from me and I like it that way. We haven't done a meeting but I don't know why not, there are a few if us here, and Laura who started this is only just around…"
Oct 29, 2010
Dave In MD replied to Laura Antulov's discussion 'looking to touch base with diabetics in Carroll County, Md. area' in the group US - Mid-Atlantic Diabetes
"Hi Emily, I grew up in Glen Burnie, Pine Terrace between Greenway and Oakwood roads. Carroll Co is only about an hour from Glen Burnie. Dave"
Oct 28, 2010
Dave In MD replied to DanK's discussion 'what do you consider a bg spike?'
"Dan, I have found that I can do a little Korean rice, Basmotti and not spike. For the most part we have replaced rice with white Shirataki Noodles http://www.asianfoodgrocer.com/category/shirataki-noodles chopped to about rice length. 0 Carbs and…"
Sep 15, 2010
Dave In MD commented on DSandCT's blog post 'Overcoming Diabetes/BE YOURSELF!'
"Karen, I feel that if this is the presentation that you want to make, then you should. There may be others in your audience that may or will in the future have a reason to use information that you have provided. Also I have found that in giving…"
Sep 14, 2010
Dave In MD replied to Courtney's discussion 'Give the Ignorant a break'
"Hi Zoe, Yes it is appalling the medical community is so misinformed. I think the reason is two fold; one their teaching as most of the information is outdated and just wrong, and two is because each of us has our own disease that has it's own…"
Sep 12, 2010
Dave In MD replied to The Diabetic Welfare Queen's discussion 'What is your favorite low carbing myth?' in the group Dr. Bernstein Diabetes Solution Group
"Lizmari, You may well be on to something. I know people confuse dietary cholesterol with serum cholesterol (thank you media folks for distorting the truth yet again), my dietary cholesterol is through the roof, 3 eggs fried in bacon grease is…"
Sep 10, 2010
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Apr 19, 2010
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My First Year as a Diabetic

Well, I just finished my first year as a diabetic and figured I would have another first, my first blog. I had this idea a while back and am hoping that this might make the learning curve for another newbie just a little faster.Things I have learned during my first year as a Type 2 diabetic.I was diagnosed on Aug 18 2008 and in my first year I learned a lot more about the body, nutrition and digestion than I ever thought I would need to know. I also came to some realizations that I wanted to…See More
Aug 17, 2009
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Jul 15, 2009

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August 18, 2008
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Oral, Diet and Exercise

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My First Year as a Diabetic

Posted on August 17, 2009 at 3:34pm 3 Comments

Well, I just finished my first year as a diabetic and figured I would have another first, my first blog. I had this idea a while back and am hoping that this might make the learning curve for another newbie just a little faster.



Things I have learned during my first year as a Type 2 diabetic.





I was diagnosed on Aug 18 2008 and in my first year I learned a lot more about the body, nutrition and digestion than I ever thought I would need to know. I also came to some… Continue

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At 6:55am on August 23, 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 DAVE!!
(You've been away from Tu.diabetes for quite some while, haven't you?
Is everything alright....can we help??)
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At 3:43am on August 23, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

HAPPY,HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Dave. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 1:01am on August 23, 2013, rick phillips said…

Dave 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 4:24pm on August 23, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Dave....
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 3:57pm on August 23, 2011, Linda G said…
Greetings, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY Dave.....
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 3:46am on August 23, 2011, SEAGATOR said…
Happy,Happy Birthday,Dave. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!
At 2:04am on August 23, 2011, brokenpole said…
Happy Birthday, Dave!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.
At 3:42pm on August 23, 2010, Linda G said…
Best Wishes on your Special Day Dave....and the next 364 days!

At 9:10am on August 23, 2010, Doris D said…
At 6:18am on August 23, 2010, Robyn said…
Happy Birthday!
 
 
 

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