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Lara joined Danny's group


The internet has scattered photo's from Diabetes pre-2000...but nothing organized. This group is basically to share photo's of Diabetes from yesteryear. Our Diabetes memories must not be forgotten!
Jan 26, 2012
Lara replied to Jax's discussion 'Ideas for a Medical Alert Tattoo- What do you have?' in the group Inked Diabetics
"omg, I LOVE that! I've loved Hello Kitty all my life and have been browsing others diabetic tattoos for ideas... did you design that? I may have to steal your idea, lol. Something somewhat different, and I'm type 1. Love love love this,…"
Apr 18, 2011
Lara replied to MissLj's discussion 'Getting a tattoo for the first time- advice please :)' in the group Inked Diabetics
"just curious, how much did they cost? I have 5 tattoos, not huge but each took at least an hour and were pretty expensive. I want one tiny yin/yang but hate to pay a lot for it. I know one place I went charged $50 minimum for supplies etc.…"
Apr 18, 2011
Lara joined Caoilte Pickle's group

Inked Diabetics

If you have tattoos, or simply admire others' ink, this is your home! If you've ever had people say, "Tattoos? But you're diabetic!", come on in! Share artists, responsible studios, locales...A place to share your ink (keep it tasteful, kiddies!)See More
Apr 18, 2011
Lara commented on Manny Hernandez's group 'The Big Blue Test'
"I wasn't able to participate this afternoon but after dinner did the test. 1. BG 122 2. 15 min. salsa cardio workout DVD (its good-kicks my but!) 3. BG 93 Not bad! (that's according to the meter I think is reading correctly) Before…"
Nov 15, 2010
Lara joined Manny Hernandez's group
Nov 15, 2010
Lara commented on Taylor Moody's photo


"very cool, the star grouping tattoos are very popular right now, but yours is a more unique looking. I like how they end in a swirl.."
Nov 3, 2010
Lara commented on Heather Dickinson's photo


"Love it! I am thinking of getting a diabetic 'medic alert' tattoo on my wrist...yours is one of the best I've seen. Simple yet very clear and I assume would be effective in emergency"
Nov 3, 2010
Lara commented on Heather Dickinson's photo


"Very cool!"
Nov 3, 2010
Lara commented on Rebecca's photo


"very nice tattoo. where is it on your body?"
Nov 3, 2010
Lara commented on stretched2thin's album

Diabetes Care kit

"I am 35 and have a Hello Kitty lunch pack that I use for all my diabetic supplies. I can fit about a weeks worth of stuff in it. I wish I had compartments or pockets though, everything gets mixed up. Maybe I'll look for this case, where did you…"
Nov 3, 2010
Lara replied to The Diabetic Welfare Queen's discussion 'Anybody Want a Pancreas for Christmas?'
"I had just posted this today on fb! Don't know if you saw it or just coincidence... I want one before I have surgery, which may be before Christmas so I'm asking for one early. Hopefully my parents will get me one :) I need one cute…"
Nov 2, 2010
Lara replied to Sareln Pupkies's discussion 'Surgery and Possible Lows'
"I would definitely get your GP's opinion on this.. but I am scheduled for a surgical procedure on my pancreas in 2 weeks. The pre-op instructions said that if you're on insulin to take 1/2 your normal dose the morning of surgery and…"
Oct 3, 2010
catlover left a comment for Lara
"Hi Lara- Have you added your A1c to the TuAnalyze map ? We want to get PA on the map. It is totally anonymous. Just click on " at the top of the page and you will find out how to add your #."
Jun 2, 2010
shelly commented on Lara's photo
May 2, 2010

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Meet and converse with other type 1 diabetics
Date diagnosed
February 5, 2009
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Shots, Diet and Exercise

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At 5:51pm on June 2, 2010, catlover said…
Hi Lara- Have you added your A1c to the TuAnalyze map ? We want to get PA on the map. It is totally anonymous. Just click on " at the top of the page and you will find out how to add your #.
At 9:57am on March 27, 2010, catlover said…
Hi Lara- love your new pics. I just put some new ones up too. Just got back from a week in Aruba. I live in Lower Bucks near Newtown. It is about 45 min. from Q-town.
At 5:45pm on March 10, 2010, catlover said…
Lara- Many thanks for the friend invite. So glad you like it here at TuD. I actually live in Bucks Co. just outside Philly. Be happy to answer any questions, I'm a T-1 for 11 years. This is a great site to learn about D, there are a lot of T-1's.
At 10:34pm on March 8, 2010, Barbara Worthington said…
I just belong to this site on facebook as well. You can request me as a farmville neighbor, sure! Hope all is well for you. :)
At 10:33am on March 7, 2010, The Diabetic Welfare Queen said…
Yay, welcome to TuD! :) Nice to have ya here!!! :)))) Glad I could be your referral. ;)
At 10:27am on March 7, 2010, Lara said…
Hi all and thanks for the welcomes. My last A1C was 6.4 but I'm due for another next week so I'll update then.
At 9:18am on March 7, 2010, Robyn said…
Hello and Welcome!
At 7:15pm on March 6, 2010, Jim Roach said…
Welcome to Tudiabetes Lara!
At 3:02pm on March 6, 2010, Doris D said…
Welcome to our REALLY BIG FAMILY Lara! I want your A1C!!!!!!!!!! Mine was 8.2 early last week.



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