LaMejo
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More on sensor placements

Started this discussion. Last reply by S Woodward Mar 19, 2011. 2 Replies

Hello everyone,I'm on my 6th day with the Dexcom and so far I think it's great, but I'm already thinking of where I will wear the next one. This first one is on my stomach, it seems to work fine but…Continue

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emckechnie replied to LaMejo's discussion 'Breakfast Ideas?' in the group Diabetic Vegetarian's
"If you eat eggs and cheese, one of my favorite breakfasts is Egg Beaters with grated cheese on top (minimizes the quantity) and salsa. In any case, I'd add something with protein to your meal. Sounds weird, but why not add cubes of tofu to your…"
Apr 30, 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
LaMejo replied to LaMejo's discussion 'Intense monitoring' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"I better get used to it then, thanks!"
Jan 17, 2013
LaMejo replied to LaMejo's discussion 'Intense monitoring' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Yes - I'm sure I'll feel like I'm leaving at the doctor's office, but I guess it's a good thing that they are checking us so closely."
Jan 17, 2013
LaMejo replied to LaMejo's discussion 'Intense monitoring' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Thanks! Congratulations on your second child as well!"
Jan 17, 2013
Kate replied to LaMejo's discussion 'Intense monitoring' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Yep. And when I hit 36 weeks I had to see the perinatologist twice a week :)"
Jan 17, 2013
Kristin replied to LaMejo's discussion 'Intense monitoring' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Yep, this sounds about right to me! It was intense, but near the end, there is not much else you can think about and it was often reassuring to know that the little one is being monitored. (Though I DID get sick of going ALL the time!!)"
Jan 15, 2013
Heather replied to LaMejo's discussion 'Intense monitoring' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"It's routine. I've been a type one for 39 years and had my first child at 24. The only difference is that I didn't see a maternal fetal person 16 years ago. I did still have non stress tests and extra ultrasounds only in the regular…"
Jan 15, 2013
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LaMejo added a discussion to the group Oh! BABY!!!
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Intense monitoring

Hello everyone,I'm officially double high risk due to the Type 1 and being 38 years old. I do see my endo every two weeks (send my logs twice a week), and have been seeying my obgyin and maternal fetal specialist each every two weeks as well.I've just been told that starting at 32 weeks (one more to go!) I need to go in biweekly for non-stress monitoring and not sure what else (ultrasounds I think). I'm glad they are following me closely, but everything has been going great so I'm wondering if…See More
Jan 15, 2013
LaMejo replied to Faina's discussion 'Legs vs Lower back' in the group OmniPod Users
"this post is quite old, so maybe you have figured out a new placement by now, but I have noticed no difference when I try my back. a good site for your son might also be the upper butt area, since it would be under the diaper (therefor a little more…"
Oct 26, 2011
LaMejo replied to Chris's discussion 'PDM that won't shut off' in the group OmniPod Users
"I had the same problem 2 weeks ago, and it was while I was overseas. The strips also stopped working in it, and I had no back up meter (I know, bad - luckily I had the Dexcom on). I packed on batteries (changing them 1-2 a day), and was ready to…"
Sep 28, 2011
Zoe replied to LaMejo's discussion 'Breakfast Ideas?' in the group Diabetic Vegetarian's
"Assuming you're not a vegan, I recommend eggs in its many forms. I can't eat any form of cereal at all, especially with fruit which is how I like to eat it. I tried and tried and finally gave up. I eat eggs with chiles, onions and tomatoes…"
Sep 25, 2011
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"Thank you so much Linda!!"
Apr 19, 2011
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"Thanks Doris :-)"
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Apr 12, 2011

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July 12, 2006
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At 3:52pm on April 12, 2011, Doris D said…
At 3:52pm on April 12, 2011, Doris D said…
At 1:38pm on April 12, 2011, Linda G said…
Greetings LaMejo..........
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 3:46am on April 12, 2011, SEAGATOR said…
Happy,Happy Birthday,LaMejo. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!
At 5:35pm on March 8, 2011, Linda G said…
Welcome home LaMejo.....
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!
At 5:15pm on March 8, 2011, Jesus Ingles said…
Welcome to our wonderful cyber home away from home. If you have any questions or just need a bit of support please feel free to reach out to any of us since we’re all here for each other. Hope you stay awhile, browse through and join the different groups and discussions that might be of interest.
At 4:34pm on March 8, 2011, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR REALLY BIG (WORLD WIDE) LOVING, CARING, & UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Here's a link with loads of info on it that will help our new member's learn more "About Us" http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
At 1:05pm on March 8, 2011, Marie B said…
hello and welcome! here is a page with lots of links useful to new members

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let me know if you have any questions about the community.
At 10:05am on March 8, 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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