James Milstid
  • 66, Male
  • Kent, WA
  • United States
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Family "support" and sleepiness...

Started this discussion. Last reply by Anthony Holko Apr 14, 2009. 11 Replies

 

Pumped about starting with my new pump!

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 2 diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
Support, knowledge...
Date diagnosed
March 1, 2007
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.3
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, Diet and Exercise
What pump model do you use, if any?
Medtronic MiniMed 722
Enter your website, if any (blog, Facebook, Twitter)
http://james.milstid.com

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I'm tired of being tired... and having to explain why

Posted on April 28, 2009 at 4:44pm 5 Comments

"Wow James... you sure sleep a lot..." I just heard this accusing comment from a friend after telling her I needed to take a nap.



It just gets old explaining that I'm not lazy; my 61 year old body just gets worn out from the blood glucose roller coaster ride. Then it's the 20 questions from someone who doesn't have this wonderful disease... did you eat too much sugar?... are you taking your medicine?... have you thought about losing some weight?... oh, Type 2, so its your lifestyle… Continue

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At 2:06pm on December 6, 2011, Linda G said…

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

At 3:16am on December 6, 2011, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 1:53am on December 6, 2011, brokenpole said…

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

At 9:53am on December 6, 2010, Robyn said…
Happy Birthday!
At 9:13am on December 6, 2010, Doris D said…
At 6:51am on December 6, 2009, Robyn said…
Happy Birthday!
At 10:25am on May 4, 2009, Robyn said…
Thank you very much!!!! I do love my children and grnd kids so very much!!! I am thankful I have them and I am able to spend time with them. Thank you for the kind words, you made my day! Have a nice day and hope all is well.
At 6:57pm on April 9, 2009, Toni Crebbin said…
Welcome to tudiabetes James. If you click on groups above, there's one for us NW diabetics. Also, the Seattle Diabetes Expo is coming up in a couple weeks.
At 1:32am on April 8, 2009, Sohair Abdel-Rahman said…
Hello & welcome
At 11:24pm on April 7, 2009, Kristin said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes James! Glad that you are here!

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