Hannah Hamlin
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What would your perfect Doctor's appointment consist of?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Hannah Hamlin Jun 22, 2013. 37 Replies

My mom and I were chatting last night at dinner about what the perfect Endocrinologist office would have and how they would treat their patients. After the stress I've had recently with doctors, it…Continue

Tags: insurance, endo, doctor

Dropped my CGM in water!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Judith Apr 28, 2013. 7 Replies

Help! I dropped my dexcom G4 in water! Does anybody have any tips or tricks for making it work again. i have it sitting in rice now. I'm really worried because water damage is the only thing that it…Continue

Diabetes is expensive!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Hannah Hamlin Mar 22, 2013. 4 Replies

I had a blood test run on campus today and it was $265. I just feel guilty for being such a financial burden on my family. Does anyone else feel this way?Thanks, HannahContinue

Taking insulin for protein and fat!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Hannah Hamlin Feb 10, 2013. 15 Replies

Hey there,I've been experimenting with a low carb diet and am noticing that I need to take insulin for fat and protein in my foods. I can't figure out the optimal ratio though. I have looked online…Continue

Tags: bolus, fat, protein, low-carb

 

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Negg replied to Hannah Hamlin's discussion 'Finding a doctor who supports my low carb eating!' in the group Dr. Bernstein Diabetes Solution Group
"My experience is that DIY (do-it-yourself) medicine works best. I use my endo for prescriptions etc, and I eat the way I know works for me. When she saw my numbers, and saw that I know what I'm talking about, she was won over. But if I had the…"
Sep 7
lh378 replied to Hannah Hamlin's discussion 'Finding a doctor who supports my low carb eating!' in the group Dr. Bernstein Diabetes Solution Group
"Has anyone had any experience with the doctors on this list in the metro New York City area? http://www.lowcarbdoctors.blogspot.com/ Dr. Richard Bernstein is on the list. I would like to find a doctor that has a combination of experience and support…"
Sep 7
lh378 replied to Hannah Hamlin's discussion 'Finding a doctor who supports my low carb eating!' in the group Dr. Bernstein Diabetes Solution Group
"Thank you! I've been looking for such a list!"
Sep 7
Ronda replied to Hannah Hamlin's discussion 'Finding a doctor who supports my low carb eating!' in the group Dr. Bernstein Diabetes Solution Group
"Hannah, did you ever find a good endo? I'm definitely looking as well!"
Mar 19
Linda G left a comment for Hannah Hamlin
"♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫ Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES…"
Mar 9
rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Hannah Hamlin
"Hannah, 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."
Mar 9
Laura Pasek replied to Hannah Hamlin's discussion 'Finding a doctor who supports my low carb eating!' in the group Dr. Bernstein Diabetes Solution Group
"Thanks! That was only after I told her there's no way in hell I'm going back to carbs, so that was a compromise. My new doc is totally on board, but he's not an endo."
Feb 27
BadMoonT2 replied to Hannah Hamlin's discussion 'Finding a doctor who supports my low carb eating!' in the group Dr. Bernstein Diabetes Solution Group
"Loved your Blog Laura. Just goes to show we need to educate ourselves and be involved in our treatment. They used to believe your needed 120 g for our brain, so 60 is actually an improvement:)"
Feb 27
David (dns) replied to Hannah Hamlin's discussion 'Finding a doctor who supports my low carb eating!' in the group Dr. Bernstein Diabetes Solution Group
"My doc is a DO, not an MD. He is the best listener and team player I've ever found. He treats me like a peer, not a wayward student. We solve problems together. Only way to go."
Feb 27
Laura Pasek replied to Hannah Hamlin's discussion 'Finding a doctor who supports my low carb eating!' in the group Dr. Bernstein Diabetes Solution Group
"I started seeing an osteopath, rather than a traditional MD. He is totally on board, but wants me to keep seeing my endo (smile and nod approach). My endo told me some BS about needing glucose for the brain (yes, doc, except the body can produce all…"
Feb 25
Lock's Mom replied to Hannah Hamlin's discussion 'Finding a doctor who supports my low carb eating!' in the group Dr. Bernstein Diabetes Solution Group
"Any luck? We are in Dallas. Have an 8 year old who follows Dr. B. and a Children's Hospital who is clueless about anything other than myplate.gov."
Feb 5
joyce97 liked Hannah Hamlin's discussion Sick and tired of being sick and tired!
Dec 18, 2013
Juice21 replied to Hannah Hamlin's discussion 'Sick and tired of being sick and tired!' in the group Diabetics with Depression
"Hannah: I totally get what you're saying. When I was diagnosed T1 Diabetes, my Junior year of College, it was definitely a challenge. Trying to accomplish projects, homework, while learning to control the disease and the low blood sugars, is…"
Aug 13, 2013
Hannah Hamlin commented on Ginger9708's blog post 'sent daughter to camp yesterday and feeling a little blue'
"Hello, Don't worry! My parents sent me to a diabetic camp right after I was diagnosed. I didn't want to go at all, I was scared. I learned that there were lots of others kids out there just like me and it completely changed my mindset…"
Jul 2, 2013
Hannah Hamlin replied to Hannah Hamlin's discussion 'What would your perfect Doctor's appointment consist of?'
"Wow that's awesome! He sounds like a great doctor too. It's so nice to have support like that."
Jun 22, 2013
guitarnut replied to Hannah Hamlin's discussion 'What would your perfect Doctor's appointment consist of?'
"My endo does the same thing! He also celebrated when he found out that I was (finally!) diagnosed with something after four years of searching. (He'd tried to help me at some point.) My father and I usually share a 30 minute appt (15 minutes…"
Jun 22, 2013

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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?
Support system!
Date diagnosed
February 9, 2005
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.9
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, CGM, Diet and Exercise
Enter your website, if any (blog, Facebook, Twitter)
http://www.facebook.com/hannah.m.hamlin
Tell us more about you (optional)
I'm a type-1 diabetic focused on getting healthier and loving life. I eat paleo/primal. I am a college student in Texas. My current mantra is 'practice makes progress'.

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At 6:35am on March 9, 2014, 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 HANNAH!!
♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫

At 12:56am on March 9, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Hannah, 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 3:25pm on March 9, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY HANNAH!!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
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 6:25am on March 9, 2013, brokenpole said…

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

At 9:29am on December 21, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Hannah!!
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....
"College Students with Diabetes" & "Young Adults 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 December 21, 2012, catlover said…

Hi Hannah- Welcome to TuD. We are glad you joined the community and we hope you like it here.

At 12:25pm on December 20, 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 5:05am on December 20, 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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