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Mar 14
Duarte replied to Kate07's discussion 'Mediterranean Diet & Type 1 Diabetes'
"In wich european contry you only eat meat two or tree time a mnth meat Romenia ? Fast food is available every where . European walk to their job ?! If you say they if they could they go to their desk inthere car i will believe. The mediterranean…"
Oct 29, 2013
Duarte replied to Kate07's discussion 'Mediterranean Diet & Type 1 Diabetes'
"Whatis the mediterraneam diet .I am portuguese it is suposed i know what that is but don´t know what is mediterrean diet is ?"
Oct 29, 2013
Duarte replied to breaddrink's discussion 'New Enlite sensor - first impressions? Thoughts and so forth...'
"Why do you need to cut the in that is ober the trnasmiter ? Why not pull it back rechange and then put them over the trasmitert ?"
Oct 22, 2013
Duarte replied to Timothy's discussion 'New insulin pump, not on the market yet but WOW'
"How can the sensor work well so close to the insulin canulas ? Is the sensor use the actual tecnology the all readings will be biased."
Oct 15, 2013
Duarte replied to ravinder's discussion 'newly launched tresiba'
"Novo says its a 24h action basqal insulin.So there shoul not exist overlap of insulin dose. The 48 h action time is just publicity because on the papers that vame with insylin box they are very clear about that. Remember this insulin is already…"
Oct 15, 2013
Duarte replied to ravinder's discussion 'newly launched tresiba'
"The pacients using deglutec take a shot every day . this insulin have only one good thing is less prone to create hypoglycemia events . You should read the instrotion paper that came with the insulin its right there one shot per day not 1 every to…"
Oct 15, 2013
Duarte replied to ravinder's discussion 'newly launched tresiba'
"Where do you get the information about insulin active time of 48 hours ? I have a pdf release by the company that say you need to unject one dose every day . If you waant you can read tje document is atached below,by the way its in portuguese"
Oct 14, 2013
Duarte replied to Timothy's discussion 'New insulin pump, not on the market yet but WOW'
"If you have a working prototype why don~t you sart to sell ? will that "toy" be available in a near future ?"
Oct 11, 2013
Duarte replied to Graeme's discussion 'Enlite Sensors Not Sticking' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"the smaller adhesive area of inlite sensor is irrelevant .Shat keep the sensor in place is the 2 transparent tapes that are used to fix the sensor . They are very strong and can be very dificult to remove . Try this when you put a new sensor * place…"
May 7, 2013
Duarte replied to Graeme's discussion 'Enlite Sensors Not Sticking' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"Hi Graeme . Pleaase descrive how you insert the sensor ? Do you place the tape first and the insert the sensor on top of it ?"
May 6, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Duarte
"Singing HAPPY BIRTHDAY is only the beginning Duarte!! Wishing you all that is good in life and top it with more happiness and endless love. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hey, why…"
Apr 7, 2013
Duarte replied to Bill's discussion 'Can Enlite softsensors be used with Minimed Paradigm pump' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"The insertion of the sensors improbe alot , much better now and the way we keep sensor and minilink close to the body have improved to now you only need to small tapes that come with sensor. Anout accuracy of sensor i didn´t notice any…"
Feb 13, 2013
Duarte replied to Bill's discussion 'Can Enlite softsensors be used with Minimed Paradigm pump' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"The minilink is the same and it is compatible with both sensors ,there is no new smaller minilink . If you get access to the enlite sensor and atached onu to your minilink it will fuction correctly ."
Feb 13, 2013
Duarte replied to Bill's discussion 'Can Enlite softsensors be used with Minimed Paradigm pump' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"You should listen the medtronic rep. Remember that what comunicates with the pump is the minilink not the sensor."
Feb 13, 2013
Duarte commented on NoSugarAdded's blog post 'Wine'
"If you have trouble reading portuguesethat link willshow that white wine have 0.1g of carbs per 100 ml and red wine have 0.3 g per 100 ml , that is 1 g/l for white wine and 3 g/l for red wine as you can see thats a very low amout of carbs for a wine…"
Dec 30, 2012

Profile Information

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?
Learn about diabetes
Date diagnosed
May 1, 1983
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.3 March 2014
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, CGM
What pump model do you use, if any?
MM Veo 754

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At 5:48am on April 7, 2013, Linda G said…

Singing HAPPY BIRTHDAY is only the beginning Duarte!!
Wishing you all that is good in life and top it
with more happiness and endless love.
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
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 7:38am on April 7, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Duarte...
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)

At 5:55am on April 7, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 3:41am on April 7, 2012, brokenpole said…

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

At 7:29pm on July 4, 2011, Linda G said…
At 7:40pm on June 26, 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 8:49am on June 26, 2011, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO ONE OF THE BEST DIABETIC FAMILIES YOU CAN FIND MY FRIEND!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We are here to help each other and lend an ear if needed. If you have a question just post it on our Forum where you will get a diversity of opinions, or just ask any of us on our pages and we will try to help you out.

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At 4:41am on June 26, 2011, SEAGATOR said…
Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. WELCOME!!!
 
 
 

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