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"Starting Insulin" discussion in the TuDiabetes open chatroom at http://www.tudiabetes.org/chat

May 22, 2014 from 6pm to 7pm
6-7pm PT8-9pm CT9-10pm ETThis is not a webinar or live interview.  This is a discussion among members of TuDiabetes, in the TuDiabetes chatroom.  Log into the chat room at the designated time to discuss the process of starting insulin. Do you have questions?  Answers?  Fears?  Words of encouragement for others?  Join us in this discussion!!Who should participate in this talk:people with type 2 diabetes who are starting insulinpeople…See More
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James S. Anderton might attend Emily Coles's event
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Diabetes Hope Conference at http://www.diabeteshopeconference.com/

May 21, 2013 from 11am to 1pm
While there is no known cure for diabetes, that doesn't mean the diagnosis is hopeless. Join us on May 21 at 11am Central Time, when we convene panelists from the medical, blogger and diabetes community worlds to engage in frank and honest discussions about diabetes. Through the magic of Google Hangouts, we'll live stream both virtual panels and take questions live from the audience via Twitter and the hashtag #dHopeConf. You won't want to miss the first annual …See More
May 20, 2013
James S. Anderton joined KimKat's group
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Diabetics without Medical Insurance

Health care should be a right not a luxury.Don't have any insurance? Don't qualify for any? Mad about it? Frustrated? Worried? This is your group. You can rant or complain or talk about it.See More
May 14, 2013
Eric replied to James S. Anderton's discussion 'Just Joined' in the group Single Diabetics
"Sounds like you've got a great family, Jim Eric"
May 25, 2012
Eric replied to James S. Anderton's discussion 'Just Joined' in the group Single Diabetics
"I would imagine it's just a routine they follow. When the paramedics revived me they asked if I wanted to go to the hospital, and I said no. Now I'm wondering if I made a mistake. As I've said many times, I sustained brain damage from…"
May 25, 2012
James S. Anderton and Youssef are now friends
May 22, 2012
James S. Anderton replied to James S. Anderton's discussion 'Just Joined' in the group Single Diabetics
"Eric , I've passed out a few times , but nothing beyond that . I always called the Doctor's office to let them know . They always asked me if I went to the emergency room . What kind of a question is that ? Even in an unconcious state…"
May 22, 2012

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 2 diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
Learning "What" others do about their Diabetes and "How" they achieve it.
Date diagnosed
December 7, 2001
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.5
Type of treatment/devices you use
Oral, Shots, Diet and Exercise
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James S. Anderton's Blog

Abandoned in my hour of need

Posted on April 3, 2008 at 9:54pm 3 Comments

Yesterday my boss had me reflashing a chimney and adding a cricket. A cricket is a small peaked roof behind a chimney that forces the water to flow around a chimney and off of the roof. Otherwise ,it sits behind the chimney and rots out the flashing. It was a real low pitched roof and easy to stand on. Well , my boss has developed a tendancy to wait till the last minute to gather materials. It wastes a good portion of the day .

Well , I tore off the roofing around the chimney and cleared… Continue

Update on Wound Care visit

Posted on December 6, 2007 at 8:11pm 1 Comment

I received a "Claims Processed Form" from the insurance company. They denied the hospital's claim . I still owe doctor #1 for "materials". Maybe they remodeled the examination room after I left. The next day, I received a refund from the hospital. The day after that, I received a bill from doctor #2 for just the copay. Still waiting for more bills. I was under the impression that the insurance company was putting all of this on my deductible. This is really a big releif, but I still wonder… Continue

I got myself out of another one

Posted on November 25, 2007 at 9:35am 1 Comment

Life consists of a series of problems ; with intermittent breaks in between. About two weeks ago, I was weed wacking in my mother's yard. I hit something, looked down, and saw a stick , about two inches long sticking out of the front of my lower leg. I pulled it out and bandaged it . About two days later, it started to turn red and hurt. I tried to call my doctor and he wasn't in his office that day . Around here, we have what we call a "doc in a box". It is a walk in clinic with no appointment… Continue

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At 7:24am on July 22, 2011, Linda G said…
Delighted to be a friend...luv your pics by the way ;)
At 6:55am on July 22, 2011, Linda G said…
Greetings, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY 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 5:45am on July 22, 2011, SEAGATOR said…
Happy,Happy Birthday,james. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!
At 4:17am on July 22, 2011, brokenpole said…
Happy Birthday, James!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.
At 5:33am on July 22, 2010, Doris D said…
At 3:12pm on July 22, 2009, Sarah K said…
Happy Birthday, James!!!
At 6:02am on July 22, 2009, debb said…
hi james,
happy birthday. hope it's a good one.
At 7:32pm on October 20, 2008, Kirsten Hamiltion said…
love the dog with the hand and mail. Made me smile!
At 10:53am on April 27, 2008, Meg said…
Thanks! I'm already getting so much good information from the back forums.
At 12:22am on April 27, 2008, Terrie said…
Hello James:

Definitely! I agree. I live off laughter. Okay, except
if someone is causing me pain. Then they're gonna hear about it...LOUD!!

That was Nice of you to say. I'm honoured that you are honoured. ;o)
 
 
 

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