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Live interview: Joe Solowiejczyk RN, MSW, CDE and author of new e-book A Type 1 Diabetes Guide To The Universe at TuDiabetes homepage

October 16, 2014 from 1pm to 2pm
1pm PT (4pm ET, 9pm GMT)What time is this where you are?How to watch this live eventJoe Solowiejczyk is a healthcare professional who has lived with Type 1 diabetes for 52 years. He is President and founder of A Mile in My Shoes, a company that publishes books &…See More
Oct 13
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Oct 6
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Live interview Laura Andrews, co-founder of Azurite Technologies at TuDiabetes homepage

October 9, 2014 from 1pm to 1:30pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording!Azurite Technologies, Inc. is an early stage biotech company located in the San Francisco Bay Area, California. Founded in 2013, its mission is to develop the world's first noninvasive blood glucose sensor. The company was founded by two Georgetown grads after a…See More
Oct 6
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Live interview with Zoe Heineman: Hypoglycemia Awareness Month at TuDiabetes homepage

September 11, 2014 from 12pm to 12:30pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording! NEW YORK, NY, (September 5, 2014) – “Hypoglycemia Awareness,” also known as “Ha!” launches an initiative this month to raise public awareness of severe hypoglycemia, an ongoing risk for people with diabetes. In order to mitigate the safety risk of severe…See More
Sep 10
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Sep 6
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#MedicareCoverCGM: panel discussion at TuDiabetes homepage

August 26, 2014 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording!Learn about the issue.  And if you feel inclined, please sign this petition.Merle Gleeson, founder of …See More
Aug 26
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Live Interview with Grace Murphy, 10-year-old Bionic Pancreas trial participant at TuDiabetes homepage

August 4, 2014 from 9am to 10am
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording!Grace and her mom, Nancy, will be joining us fresh from Grace's summer camp for kids with diabetes, where she got to try out the Bionic Pancreas for ONE WEEK!Grace has had T1D since 2011 and uses an insulin pump and continuous glucose monitor to manage her diabetes. Ever since she was diagnosed, she has continued to be very…See More
Aug 1
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Live Interview with Chris and Lorraine Stiehl at TuDiabetes homepage

June 26, 2014 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording!Lorraine and Chris Stiehl live in San Diego and have been married for nearly 30 years. They have a long history of providing passionate support for numerous diabetes causes including the Diabetes Hands Foundation (DHF).Due to his positive attitude and zest for life, Chris has survived 54 years of type 1 diabetes. Chris is a…See More
Jun 23
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Metformin discussion in the TuDiabetes open chatroom at http://www.tudiabetes.org/chat

June 10, 2014 from 6pm to 7pm
6-7pm PT9-10pm 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 Metformin. Metformin is an oral diabetes medicine that helps control blood sugar…See More
Jun 10
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Live Interview Ginger Vieira: Dealing with Diabetes Burnout at TuDiabetes homepage

June 12, 2014 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording! Dealing…See More
Jun 9
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Live interview with Dr. William Polonsky: Addressing the Unmet Psychological Needs of People with Diabetes at TuDiabetes homepage

June 5, 2014 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording! Dr. Polonsky is CEO and Founder of the Behavioral Diabetes Institute, the world's first organization wholly dedicated to studying and addressing the unmet psychological needs of people with diabetes. He is also Associate Clinical Professor in Psychiatry at the University of California San Diego. Dr. Polonsky received his PhD in…See More
Jun 2
Janis commented on Emily Coles's event '"Basic carb counting" discussion in the TuDiabetes open chatroom'
"Hi, this is my first chat here, so please let me know how to proceed."
May 29
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"Basic carb counting" discussion in the TuDiabetes open chatroom at http://www.tudiabetes.org/chat

May 29, 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 basic carb counting. How many grams of carbohydrate are in a slice of pizza or a serving of pasta Alfredo?  How about in a salad with croutons and raspberry vinaigrette dressing?  Carbs can sneak into foods we don't expect to find them…See More
May 27
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Live Interview with Chris Angell, founder of Glucolift at TuDiabetes homepage

May 15, 2014 from 1pm to 1:30pm
This event already occurred. Enjoy the recording!Christopher Angell is an entrepreneur living in San Diego, CA.  He has a BA in Philosophy from Vassar College and an MBA from INSEAD.  Some of his past projects include founding cultural NGOs in New York and Johannesburg, producing records and music videos in South Africa, working as an associate producer of a performing arts series…See More
May 12

Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
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?
interested in research & interviews w researchers
Date diagnosed
March 1, 1955
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.5
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots
Enter your website, if any (blog, Facebook, Twitter)
http://www.jnscreativevision.com
Tell us more about you (optional)
I'm a Joslin 50yr Medalist, doing my best w MDI because I lack $ for a pump & CGM. I'm also a visual artist (photography) and Social Media marketing consultant.

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At 9:24am on February 10, 2013, catlover said…

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

At 8:27am on February 9, 2013, Stemwinder (Gary) said…

Welcome Janis, There is so much information here at TuDiabetes. There are groups for people with like circumstances or interest. Blog posts where members convey their thoughts and experiences. And there are the forums where we come together for discussions. I’m so glad you are here.

Please feel at home, you are with friends

At 6:44am on February 9, 2013, 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!!!

At 4:59pm on February 8, 2013, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Janis!!
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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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 4:34pm on February 8, 2013, brokenpole said…

Janis, you will not be able to read the chat that occurred during the interview. They will post a video of it next week. You will be able to find it on the Tu home page (tudiabetes.org) when it is posted. It will be on the left hand side of the home page under videos below the lastest activity box.

At 1:22pm on February 8, 2013, 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.

 
 
 

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