Emilee :)

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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?
connecting with others
Date diagnosed
September 1, 1993
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots

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At 12:05pm on January 4, 2013, Linda G said…

Hey Emilee!!! Interactive video on home page TODAY, Friday January 4th. Check it out....
http://www.tudiabetes.org/events/live-interview-with-ryan-reed

At 4:47pm on November 23, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! Thank you for having me as a friend Emilee!
Seems almost odd to have another Tu. friend RIGHT HERE!!
I used to facilitate a diabetes support group here in Kitchener, for over 10 years....under the umbrella of The Canadian Diabetes Association. Made some lasting friends there....as I have made lasting friends here at Tu. 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.
Nice to have you as a friend! Tell me a bit about yourself, and
keep in touch, ok?

hugs....linda

At 3:18am on November 23, 2012, brokenpole said…

Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.

At 1:59pm on November 22, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Emilee!!
I'm your neighbour lol....I'm in Kitchener :)
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,
click on "all groups". 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 with diabetes, such as....
"Teenagers with Type 1" & "College Students with Diabetes".
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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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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 8:36am on November 22, 2012, Marie B said…

hi Emilee, welcome! let me know if you have any questions about our community.

At 8:35am on November 22, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

WELCOME to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

 
 
 

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