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Katy replied to Kendyl's discussion 'Anyone with thyroid problems too?' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"I also have Hashimoto's disease and didn't have a hard time getting preg (tried for 4 months). What you can expect though is constant monitoring of your thyroid levels once you do get preg. I've had my dosages increase 2x already and…"
Jan 22, 2013
Katy replied to LaMejo's discussion 'Intense monitoring' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Hi there! I'm also experiencing the same type of monitoring and am 29. It's my first pregnancy, I'm a Type 1 plus a few other auto-immune issues. I'm finding myself at the lab/faxing the Endo/or OBGYN's every other week (2x…"
Jan 22, 2013
Katy replied to Kathy's discussion 'Very HIGH blood sugars in Early pregnancy instead of LOWS?' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Hi there! I went through the same thing you are going through now. Weeks 1-6/7 I was high and my basal was also up by 50%! Then, around week 8 I've had constant lows. Just hang in there, adapt as quickly as you can and get ready for a ride! :)"
Nov 28, 2012
Katy replied to Kathy's discussion 'Very HIGH blood sugars in Early pregnancy instead of LOWS?' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"I'm also experiencing highs and just cannot seem to take enough insulin for the little amount of carbs. I think I should also increase my basal rates- thanks for the suggestion ladies!"
Oct 11, 2012
Katy replied to HFXNS's discussion 'Pre-conception BG targets: How do you do it?' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"I agree! I've been trying to meet these targets pre and post meal and instead I seem to be constantly low. I think adjusting basal rates are the best way to go but I haven't mastered this yet. It's really trial and error. I did learn…"
Jan 25, 2012
Katy joined jessica's group
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Oh! BABY!!!

A group for those of us who are hoping, wishing, praying, wanting to be pregnant one day. A source of pregnancy web links, helpful tips. frustration, support, happy thoughts, etc.See More
Jan 25, 2012
Linda G left a comment for Katy
"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?"
Nov 17, 2011
brokenpole left a comment for Katy
"Happy Birthday, Katy!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Nov 17, 2011
Katy joined Rob's group
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Dexcom Users

For users of a Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitoring ("CGM") deviceJust as a reminder with the recent release of the new Dexcom G4 to the US market--it is NOT okay to post about previous models or older sensors as being 'for sale' on this site.It is a violation of the Terms of Use because it is a prescription device, and any such efforts will unfortunately be removed.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association (…See More
Mar 21, 2011
Katy joined Manny Hernandez's group
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Animas Insulin Pump Users

For users of any model of Animas insulin pumps.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 for Life, which…See More
Mar 21, 2011
Jesus Ingles left a comment for Katy
"Welcome to our wonderful cyber home away from home. Hope you stay awhile, if you have any questions or just need some support, please feel free to reach out to any of us since we’re all here for each other. Look around and join any groups or…"
Mar 21, 2011
Doris D left a comment for Katy
"WELCOME TO OUR HUGH FAMILY (WORLD WIDE) FAMILY MY FRIEND!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Here's a link for our new member's to help you get to know more "About Us": http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes"
Mar 21, 2011
Marie B left a comment for Katy
"hi Katy, welcome! let me know if you have any questions here. http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/animasusers"
Mar 21, 2011
Donna H left a comment for Katy
"Welcome to TuDiabetes! Check out some of the groups -- it's a great way to get to know the community."
Mar 21, 2011
Linda G left a comment for Katy
"Welcome home Katy..... 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…"
Mar 21, 2011
Katy is now a member of Diabetes community by Diabetes Hands Foundation: TuDiabetes
Mar 21, 2011

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How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
Support and ideas of how to better manage
Date diagnosed
May 15, 1988
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.3
Type of treatment/devices you use
Oral, Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Animas Pingg

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At 6:03am on November 17, 2011, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 4:41am on November 17, 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 1:57am on November 17, 2011, brokenpole said…

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

At 5:16pm on March 21, 2011, Jesus Ingles said…
Welcome to our wonderful cyber home away from home. Hope you stay awhile, if you have any questions or just need some support, please feel free to reach out to any of us since we’re all here for each other. Look around and join any groups or discussions that might be of interest.
At 4:00pm on March 21, 2011, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR HUGH FAMILY (WORLD WIDE) FAMILY MY FRIEND!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Here's a link for our new member's to help you get to know more "About Us": http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
At 1:03pm on March 21, 2011, Marie B said…
hi Katy, welcome! let me know if you have any questions here.

http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/animasusers
At 12:35pm on March 21, 2011, Donna H said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes! Check out some of the groups -- it's a great way to get to know the community.
At 11:34am on March 21, 2011, Linda G said…
Welcome home Katy.....
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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Take care....and keep in touch!
 
 
 

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