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Jing Jing
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  • Oliver Springs, TN
  • United States
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Jing Jing liked Aussie's discussion YAY..ish!!!
Mar 13, 2014
Jing Jing replied to Amy's discussion 'Introductions!' in the group Diabetics with Seizure Disorders & Epilepsy
"Hey, I was lonely so I thought I'd join this group for company! I had my first convolsion during my oral glucose tolerance test. within two minutes of drinking the glucola, My eye started twitching, then the myoclonus began. The doctor called…"
Nov 23, 2013
Jing Jing joined Amy's group

Diabetics with Seizure Disorders & Epilepsy

I've been a Diabetic since 2006. In January of 2013, I ended up in the hospital after having a seizure. After seeing quite a few drs, etc I was originally diagnosed with Seizure disorder which was later changed to Epilepsy. Do you have both? Join us! Share horror stories, advice, what works and what didnt. A place to vent about your Seizure Disorder & Epilepsy as well.See More
Nov 23, 2013
Jing Jing replied to Brieanna's discussion 'express scripts is delisting contour glucose strips?' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"I'm not sure about this. All of my prescription drugs go through Express Scripts whether I go the mail order route or go to any of the retail pharmacies (Krogers, CVS, Walgreens, etc...) But I will definitely see what my local pharmacy can do…"
Oct 25, 2013
Jing Jing replied to Brieanna's discussion 'express scripts is delisting contour glucose strips?' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"I also just found out that none of my current blood test strips will be covered anymore by Express Scripts. So I went to American Diabetes Wholesale and a box of 100 Bayer Contour Next strips are $50.48, so close to $0.50 per strip - not bad if I…"
Oct 24, 2013
Jing Jing joined Manny Hernandez's group

Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users

For users of any model of the Medtronic Minimed Paradigm insulin pump.Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin pumps and pump supplies, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association and Insulin…See More
Jul 30, 2013
Jing Jing and are now friends
May 10, 2013
Jing Jing replied to Jennitar's discussion 'What is it with White Rice?'
"For me, any food that is readily absorbed like sugar, I make sure that I wait 15 to 20 minutes to eat after I bolus. As for white rice, I have switched to brown rice which is not significantly different from white rice (carb wise), but the glycemic…"
Feb 3, 2013
Jing Jing commented on Emily Coles's video

Tom and Richard

"I really enjoyed this video. You both are great examples of persons living well with diabetes. I'm supposedly a Type1 who supposedly developed it in adulthood but had strange symptoms as a teenager and young adult. I really appreciate the time…"
Jan 24, 2013
Jing Jing joined Manny Hernandez's group

Accu-Chek Users

For users of ACCU-CHEK Aviva and ACCU-CHEK Compact Plus glucose meters.
Jan 9, 2013
Jing Jing replied to Jing Jing's discussion 'Pendiq insulin pen' in the group Insulin Pen Users
"That is unfortunate. I currently am using the Humapen Luxura HD so I have the Lili cartridges which are compatible with this pen."
Nov 26, 2012
Lindsay Sears-Tam replied to Jing Jing's discussion 'Pendiq insulin pen' in the group Insulin Pen Users
"This looks awesome! (Although I just checked the Pendiq website and they say the device is not compatible with Novo-Nordisk cartridges)"
Nov 26, 2012
Christopher Angell replied to Jing Jing's discussion 'Pendiq insulin pen' in the group Insulin Pen Users
"Wow, have never seen that before (didn't notice it at EASD this year). Looks fantastic, hope it does end up here, though I won't hold my breath."
Nov 26, 2012
Jing Jing added a discussion to the group Insulin Pen Users

Pendiq insulin pen

I'm in love with the new digital, insulin pen, Pendiq. Here is some info on it from the European Association for the Study of Diabetes – 47th Annual Meeting September 12-16, 2011, draft report:Diamesco: This Korea-based company showcased one of the most innovative new products we saw at this year’s EASD: a digital insulin pen. We’ve heard patient interest in this sort of “smart pen” for years, and we were excited to learn about the features of Diamesco’s pendiq (pronounced “PEN-deek”),…See More
Nov 26, 2012
Jing Jing joined Leslie Dare's group

Insulin Pen Users

This is a place to talk about the use of insulin pens.
Nov 26, 2012
Jing Jing commented on JDavid's group 'Needle Diabetics'
"Anyone here ever hear of the Pendiq insulin pen - I think it's German? This pen can dose in 0.1U increments although the minimum dose is 0.5U. I could really use this pen but it is not available here in the USA - how typical!!!! I could also…"
Nov 26, 2012

Profile Information

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?
learn more about attaining good control with insulin
Date diagnosed
January 30, 2012
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.0, 1-30-2012
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, Diet and Exercise

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At 6:24am on March 29, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our forum. To answer any of us back just hit the "comment back "bar under our comments and you will go to our page where you can leave a comment to us and also read abit about us.

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At 6:41pm on March 28, 2012, Linda G said…

Welcome home Jing Jing...
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, 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.
Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
Take care....and keep in touch!

At 4:29pm on March 28, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to our wonderful family. You will find us to be a very caring and supportive group. WELCOME!!!

At 9:25am on March 28, 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 9:12am on March 28, 2012, catlover said…

Hi Jing Jing- Welcome to TuD. We are glad you joined the community.




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