DiabeticalTez
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  • Goose Creek, SC
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Handicap Stickers

Started this discussion. Last reply by wickhamster Oct 20, 2011. 6 Replies

hello everyone. i have a friend that tells me that beeing diabetic allows us to get a hadicap sticker. how true is that?

Type 1 Diabetes

Started this discussion. Last reply by Zoe Oct 16, 2011. 4 Replies

I see that there is a lot of talk as too what really is Type 1. People, please give insight as to what Type 1 actually is. Im pretty sure Im Type 1.

 

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Izzie_bubbles and DiabeticalTez are now friends
Jan 29, 2013
Linda G left a comment for DiabeticalTez
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY tez!! Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :) I don't know if I mentioned it....but I'm AMAZED at your…"
Jan 26, 2013
brokenpole left a comment for DiabeticalTez
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Jan 26, 2013
DiabeticalTez commented on Manny Hernandez's group 'Animas Insulin Pump Users'
"are there any ex-medtronic users in here? i need help! i have beed using the mini med since Oct 2011. at the time i really wanted to go with animas, but wasn't too sure. now that i know how my life is with a pump, i am really leaning towards…"
Jul 25, 2012
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Animas Insulin Pump Users

For users of any model of Animas insulin pumps.Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin pumps and pump supplies, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association and Insulin for Life, which accept insulin pumps and pump supplies (as well as other diabetes-related prescription items).You can also approach your physician's office or local medical groups to discuss donating them to those in need of assistance in your area.See More
Jul 14, 2012
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Diabetic Smokers

Does anyone know if smoking directly affects diabetes in any way?
Jul 9, 2012
DiabeticalTez replied to Sarah K's discussion 'Extending Sensors - How?' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"I do the same thing!!! I just started using a sensor! its amazing as long as everything is working correctly!!! Its great to see others go through the same things that i'm dealin with!!"
Jul 9, 2012
DiabeticalTez commented on Manny Hernandez's group 'Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users'
"does anyone know of the OneTouch Verio IQ Blood Glucose Monitoring System? does it work with the minimed? does anyone have one? please let me know. i'm thinking of getting one!"
Jul 9, 2012
DiabeticalTez and Cabaretro- The Diabetic Dancer are now friends
Mar 5, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for DiabeticalTez
"Happy Birthday, DiabeticalTez!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Jan 26, 2012
DiabeticalTez commented on Closet-betic's blog post 'Picking a Pump'
"I have had my pump since October of 2011. i got the mini med. it is awesome. i love my pump. i almost got the Animas. it looked to be a great pump, but i felt the mini med fit me better. like Kari said, any pump can malfunction. i also believe you…"
Jan 13, 2012
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Jan 13, 2012
Linda G left a comment for DiabeticalTez
"HAPPY NEW YEAR!"
Jan 1, 2012
DiabeticalTez commented on Kristen's group 'Young Adults with Diabetes'
"hey everyone... im glad there area other young people like me wanting to connect with other young people. i was starting to think that i was the only one. well like i others i have joined the group in hopes to make friends with people my age so hit…"
Nov 8, 2011
DiabeticalTez commented on Manny Hernandez's group 'Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users'
"so im getting used to chaging my site. i've been pumping fo rabout a month now. i love it. this morning i went to change my site and there was dried up blood around the site. has that every happened to anyone eles? i havent felt any pain ir…"
Nov 8, 2011

Profile Information

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?
What to network with others with diabetes. also for support, education and knowledge
Date diagnosed
September 4, 2011
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
4.5
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, CGM
What pump model do you use, if any?
minimed paradigm real-time revel 723 pump
Enter your website, if any (blog, Facebook, Twitter)
http://chill-corner.blogspot.com/
Tell us more about you (optional)
I am a Husband, a father of three wonderful kids, a troop in the U.S Air Force, and a Type 1 Diabetic. I found out that I was diabetic in early Sept of 2011. My family and I have made changes for my health, but at the same time we have not changed how we have FUN!!!! Im not gonna let this thing beat me/us!!!!

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At 3:42pm on January 26, 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 DiabeticalTez!!
(You haven't been commenting in a while...I hope everything is OK)
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At 4:12am on January 26, 2014, rick phillips said…

DiabeticalTez, 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 10:10am on January 26, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY tez!!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
I don't know if I mentioned it....but I'm AMAZED at your A1c!!
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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 3:18am on January 26, 2013, brokenpole said…

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

At 4:31am on January 26, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 1:32am on January 26, 2012, brokenpole said…

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

At 6:54pm on January 1, 2012, Linda G said…

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

At 6:55pm on October 13, 2011, Linda G said…
Thank you for having me as a friend :)
Keep in touch! Glad to see you're settling in nicely.
At 5:51pm on October 12, 2011, Donna H said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes! Check out some of the groups -- it's a great way to get to know the community.
At 8:36pm on October 10, 2011, Robyn said…
Hello and Welcome!

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1ST SITE CHANGE

Posted on October 20, 2011 at 7:30am 5 Comments

I CONDUCTED MY 1ST SITE CHANGE 2DAY.WAS PRETTY NERVOUS. WHEN I DID IT WITH THE MEDTRONIC REP, I FELT NOTHING. THIS MORNING WHEN I DID IT AT HOME I DID FEEL A LIL' PINCH. BUT IT DIDNT REALLY HURT. IM HOPING I DIDN T DO IT WRONG. BUT IN ALL IM PROUD OF MYSELF. IM SURE IN TIME I'LL GET BETTER AT IT!!
 
 
 

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