James
  • 20, Male
  • Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • United States
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Date diagnosed
February 13, 2006
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.4
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
MiniMed Paradigm 522
Enter your website, if any (blog, Facebook, Twitter)
http://diabetestalkfest.ning.com/profile/James
 

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Linda G left a comment for James
"Hello! How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you! Best Wishes NOW....and on the next 364 days! How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?"
Dec 22, 2011
Linda G left a comment for James
"Greetings James.... Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?"
Dec 22, 2010
Marie B left a comment for James
"James, Happy Birthday!  how are you doing????"
Dec 22, 2010
Doris D left a comment for James
"Get MySpace Comments without leaving myspace!"
Dec 22, 2010
Hey, my name his James and I'm 14. I was diagnosed with Diabetes on Feb 13, 2006, the day before Valentines Day! Basically I'm just a person living my life, you know, dealing with whatever comes next. My philosphy about life and diabetes is to be easygoing. I never take things over seriously, I mean we're only here for so long. I do the best to take care of myself. My last A1c was 7.4, but I'm working on getting it down. I like to think that I am in control of diabetes, even though I could be doing better. I like to be active and exercise, so I run and do Jujitsu (self-defense martial art). I enjoy music a lot, I play piano and guitar. Recently I've got a new hobby: Filmaking! check out my first film.

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At 4:48am on December 22, 2011, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you!
Best Wishes NOW....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?

At 4:20am on December 22, 2011, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 9:00am on December 22, 2010, Linda G said…
Greetings James....
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?
At 7:32am on December 22, 2010, Marie B said…
James, Happy Birthday!  how are you doing????
At 7:30am on December 22, 2010, Doris D said…
At 5:35pm on December 22, 2009, Lois said…
James:
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Hope you are having a wonderful birthday. Wishing you a merry Christmas and a happy, healthy and prosperous new year.

Lois La Rose
Milwaukee, WI
At 8:56am on December 22, 2009, Marie B said…
Happy Birthday, James! How are you doing?
At 5:51pm on April 1, 2009, Jenna F said…
POINT BLANK! i've read those ;] haha.

great vid!
At 10:13am on March 26, 2009, Linda G said…
Hello! Hey....Liked "Trapped"! How's it all going anyway James....any questions/suggestions? Look up some of the other groups available if you get the chance, OK?

I am part of the Welcome Committee and was just checking in on you to make sure you are aware of all that TuDiabetes has to offer. We would love to hear from you so here is a helpful link where you can read about all the things you can do in the community.




http://tudiabetes.com/notes/New_Member_Guide




I look forward to hearing from you again soon.
At 8:37am on December 22, 2008, Marie B said…
Happy Birthday James! I hope you are doing great!

James's Blog

Pump site prolems

Posted on July 7, 2008 at 2:31pm 2 Comments

Again! it happened more pump site trouble, but this time its different. Here's the story: I went to bed at 116. That morning I wake up at 324, so immediately I look at my site. there is holding on by a thread the cannula is out. I was so frustrated, but I to cool myself down I just said "at leas I didn't sleep in"

Infusion Set Bad Luck

Posted on June 29, 2008 at 1:00pm 2 Comments

Friday was a bad infusin set day. That morning I changed my pump like normal, and everything went fine. Later on the adhesive became loose, so I put tape all around it. Eventually it comes out. (This is all happending while me and my band are playing music for the youth group) So I call home get a new infusin set, and my BGs fine everythings good. Then me and my friends go to Canes (local fast food) and I realize the site came out. AGAIN. I eat without taking any insulin (not a very good idea,… Continue

Frustration

Posted on June 23, 2008 at 11:55am 2 Comments

AHHHH! - I woke up in the middle of the night at a blood sugar of 450. Ugh, that can't be healthy. When I took my infusion set out the catheter was bent. I can't belive it. Atleast a few times during the month I get unexplained highs, because of my pump. I'm going to talk to my MiniMed rep. Any suggestions anybody???

Don't keep your Diabetes Pent-up Inside You

Posted on June 21, 2008 at 7:30am 2 Comments

I realize at times, sometimes I do keep my Diabetes pent up inside me. SO DONT. Like the subconsiouss things it made me doo. I was going through a bad BG time, so I was very anxious about my sugars I would cover up screen of my meter and slowly look at the numbers hoping for a 1....no 3s which was my problem.



Diabetes is something we need to share. At times when I was first diagnosed I would break down crying wondering "why me", but now it has made me stronger. Its a burden and, in… Continue
 
 
 

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