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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?
Hopefully get samples of insulin needed and support
Date diagnosed
August 9, 2008
Type of treatment/devices you use
Oral, Shots, Diet and Exercise
Tell us more about you (optional)
My name is John I have type 2 diabetes and am in need of a liver transplant so I have to be cautious with what types of insulin I use and my insurance only covers so much a year and I use more than what it covers so that puts me out of insulin 3 months shy of the year.

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At 3:16am on July 11, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 6:36pm on December 4, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home John...
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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Take a look at the group..."Type 2 Diabetics".
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AND....groups for folks with more than diabetes to contend with,
such as
..."Diabetes Plus".
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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 1:55pm on December 4, 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 11:54am on December 4, 2012, Marie B said…

hi John, welcome. look on the home page, in the middle there are 8 buttons and underneath it says "Patient Assistance Resources" you might find some help there.

At 6:17am on December 4, 2012, 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!!!

 
 
 

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