Katrina Huckabay
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  • Lees Summit, MO
  • United States
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Katrina Huckabay shared Penny R.'s group on Facebook
Jun 6, 2013
Katrina Huckabay liked Penny R.'s group parents of kids with Type 1
Jun 6, 2013
Katrina Huckabay is attending Emily Coles's event
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Conversation with Moira McCarthy, author of Raising Teens with Diabetes at TuDiabetes homepage

June 6, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
This event has already occurred, but you can still watch it here! Moira McCarthy is an acclaimed writer, author, and public speaker who has shared her story—and lessons—on raising a child with type 1 diabetes in the media, through books and on her popular blog, www.despitediabetes.com. With over 15 years of…See More
Jun 6, 2013
Katrina Huckabay is attending 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
Katrina Huckabay is attending Emily Coles's event
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Live Interview with Ginger Vieira at TuDiabetes homepage

February 22, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
This event has already occurred, but you can still watch it here, in the TuDiabetes Live interview archives.  Enjoy!Ginger Vieira has lived with type 1 diabetes and celiac disease since 1999. Cognitive Wellness & Diabetes Coach at Living-in-Progress.com and author of "Your Diabetes Science Experiment", Ginger is joining us…See More
Feb 22, 2013
Katrina Huckabay is attending Emily Coles's event
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Live Interview with two TuDiabetes members who've had diabetes more than 50 years at TuDiabetes homepage

January 18, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
1-2pm Pacific timeWhat time is this where you are? Join us for talks with two TuDiabetes members who have earned the Joslin Diabetes Center "gold" medal for living with diabetes for over 50 years!  Who better to give us an historical view of life with diabetes?  Hear their stories and ask questions.See More
Jan 18, 2013
Katrina Huckabay is attending Emily Coles's event
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Live interview with Dr. Francine Kaufman: The Use and Future Use of CGM at TuDiabetes homepage

January 11, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
1-2pm PacificWhat time is this where you are?Post your questions for Dr. Kaufman here!!Francine Ratner Kaufman, M.D. has had a 30 year distinguished career in diabetes care, research and advocacy. In 2009, she stepped down as director of the Comprehensive Childhood Diabetes Center, and head of…See More
Jan 11, 2013
Katrina Huckabay shared Emily Coles's event on Twitter
Jan 2, 2013
Katrina Huckabay shared Emily Coles's event on Facebook
Jan 2, 2013
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Live Interview with Ryan Reed at TuDiabetes homepage

January 4, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
1-2pm PDT 3-4pm CDT 4-5pm EDT9-10pm GMT Ryan Reed, originally from Bakersfield, CA moved across the country by himself at the age of 17 to Mooresville, NC in order to surround himself with the racing community. In February 2011, Ryan was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) as he was preparing his move to North Carolina but he didn’t let that slow him down. The aspiring young NASCAR driver completed his move to North Carolina to pursue his driving career professionally.Since February, Ryan has…See More
Jan 2, 2013
Katrina Huckabay replied to Tina's discussion 'Any tips on apps?' in the group parents of kids with Type 1
"Carb Cunting with Lenny is a good one and TuDiabetes has an app I believe"
Dec 5, 2012
Katrina Huckabay replied to Jessica05's discussion 'Nighttime Bed wetting?' in the group parents of kids with Type 1
"My daughter is 8 years old and almost 6 years into her diagnosis. Aly wears pull ups every night due to bed wetting but mostly only has accidents when high. I hope eventually she will grow out of it Katrina"
Oct 4, 2012
Katrina Huckabay replied to Alyson C.'s discussion 'How do you find/train a babysitter for a 4.5 year old T1?' in the group parents of kids with Type 1
"Check out care.com in the special needs sector"
Jun 20, 2012
Katrina Huckabay replied to abbygirl1's discussion 'Making changes to daycare law. Where do I start?' in the group parents of kids with Type 1
"I wish I had any info that would help. I run a small in-home child care in Missouri that specializes in T1 children. I hope you can get more information"
Jun 20, 2012
Katrina Huckabay replied to Jen's discussion 'When did your child feel low?' in the group parents of kids with Type 1
"Aly was about 5/6 (she is 8) when she could verbalize the way she was feeling in relation to her being high/low, she was dx'd at 2.5. There are still times that she will not feel a low/high which is when she is playing hard but for her it was…"
Jun 20, 2012
Katrina Huckabay replied to Jen's discussion 'Mixed emotions' in the group parents of kids with Type 1
"I remember looking at Aly when she was diagnosed at 2.5 and thinking how? why? We are now 5 years into this roller coaster ride and I have seen her do the same things with her dolls. Like you said it is touching but heart wrenching at the same time.…"
Jun 20, 2012

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Date diagnosed
January 20, 2007
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
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Minimed Paradign
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At 4:26am on November 22, 2011, Linda G said…

Greetings, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY :)
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 3:58am on November 22, 2011, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 2:07am on November 22, 2011, brokenpole said…

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

At 5:18pm on April 7, 2011, Linda G said…
Welcome home Katrina......
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.
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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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There are also groups here for parents of children with D., such as....
"Parents of Kids with type 1" and "Kids with Diabetes"
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Take care....and keep in touch!
At 12:30pm on April 7, 2011, Marie B said…
hi Katrina, welcome! Please join our Parents Group

http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/parentsofkidswithtype1
At 10:30am on April 7, 2011, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO THE BEST FAMILY YOU CAN EVER FIND MY FRIEND!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! And like all families we sometimes agree and sometimes disagree, but you know families right?

Here's a link with loads of info on it to help our new member's learn more "About Us": http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
At 7:08am on April 7, 2011, Donna H said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes! Check out some of the groups -- it's a great way to get to know the community.
 
 
 

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