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Lap-Band weight loss surgery for Type 1's

Started this discussion. Last reply by Debe Sep 8, 2013. 1 Reply



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Debe replied to Ericka's discussion 'Lap-Band weight loss surgery for Type 1's'
"I am considering lap band surgery and am looking for anyone who has done so? Ericka, if you are still around, let me know if you learned anything about it, or anyone got back to you on this. Still new at navigating the site."
Sep 8, 2013
Ericka is attending Krueger's event

Denver Diabetes EXPO at Colorado Convention Center Hall F

March 7, 2009 from 9am to 4pm
Largest Gathering Dedicated to Healthy Living, Diabetes Prevention and ManagementFree Screenings & Exercise DemosGuest CelebritiesInteractive Educational Sessions & Heart Healthy Cooking DemosInteractive Educational SessionsEl Mercadito Latino/Latin MarketplaceDiabetes Bookstore & Exhibits Featuring the Latest Products & ServicesFor more information, please contact Maria Johnson at 800-676-4065 ext. 7016 or email majohnson@diabetes.orgSee More
Feb 25, 2009
Ericka replied to drrps3's discussion 'Bad Hypo at Work'
"Hi Peter. I really get what you are saying. I also get embarrassed after going low when I'm around people. For instance, I've been dating this new guy and the other night (only our 5th date) I started to go low. I was apologizing up and…"
Feb 25, 2009
Ericka replied to Dolores's discussion 'Whats the most annoying comment you've ever gotten about diabetes?'
"One of the most hurtful things that was said to me was by my sister in law. She was preggers with her first baby, my nephew, and said to me: I sure hope my baby doesn't end up with diabetes like you since it runs in your family. First off,…"
Feb 13, 2009
Ericka joined Regge's group

Pumping Our Insulin

Group for those that are pumping. Come and exchange tips on using your pump. Discuss the differences of the different types of pumps out on the market, infusion sets and pump accessories.See More
Feb 5, 2009
Ericka replied to lane jaeckle santos's discussion 'Help! Which pump to chose?'
"Hi Lane. I've been on the Minimed 715 for several years and I've had no problems with it at all, it works great for me. The only drawback is that it's a little larger than I'd like, something smaller would be preferable. I…"
Feb 4, 2009

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