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LauraNYC replied to danielle's discussion 'Pregnant and Terrified' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Danielle - I agree with Nicole - 7.4 isn't way out of the range you need to be in. You'll just need to start working with your endo and CDE closely to work on your numbers and adjust your injections. You might want to think about the pump…"
Nov 17, 2014
LauraNYC replied to Laura Strudwick's discussion '26 weeks and sudden drop in insulin resistance' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Sorry about the OB but happy to hear that you and the baby are doing good!"
Jan 23, 2014
LauraNYC replied to Laura Strudwick's discussion '26 weeks and sudden drop in insulin resistance' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"How are you doing? Any luck getting an ultrasound of your placenta? Hope you're doing well"
Jan 23, 2014
Sarah S and LauraNYC are now friends
Jan 5, 2014
LauraNYC replied to Norma Coello- Plum's discussion 'Baby Girl, Luna born December 10th' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
Jan 5, 2014
LauraNYC replied to LauraNYC's discussion 'Feeling stressed...' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Thanks for the reply Sarah. Interesting that things are going to be up and down for a few weeks. Fun stuff ;) Now that I'm finally over the cold, my sugars have been more predictable but some random (like middle of the night) minor highs are…"
Jan 5, 2014
LauraNYC replied to LauraNYC's discussion 'Feeling stressed...' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Thanks so much for the reminder, Osob! You're totally right. Just needed to hear that from someone in the community."
Jan 5, 2014
Sarah S replied to LauraNYC's discussion 'Feeling stressed...' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Hi Laura,I'm brand new here, and don't have all the incredible experience of many of the other ladies here, but am in a similar place as you, so thought I'd leave a note. I'm 20 weeks pregnant with my first, and can definitely…"
Jan 4, 2014
Osob replied to LauraNYC's discussion 'Feeling stressed...' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Hi Laura, Give yourself a break Hun seems like your doing more then enough to keep your little one safe,trust me stressing about it just makes it worse. I have learnt over the years to do what I can and whatever happens happens no matter if we worry…"
Jan 4, 2014
LauraNYC replied to E. Louise's discussion 'Big baby #2, need some advice' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"That's great to hear! So glad you are all doing well and settling in."
Jan 3, 2014
LauraNYC added a discussion to the group Oh! BABY!!!

Feeling stressed...

Hi all - I'm just at the 18 week mark now. Things have been going pretty well so far but the last few days I've been feeling really stressed. My A1Cs have been good (low 5's) but I feel like my sugars have been creeping up the last few days/weeks. Since my A1Cs have been good I've forgiven myself for the occasional high but now I feel like they are happening more often, or daily. I've been sick this week so that hasn't helped - but I've hit the 200s a few times this week alone and feeling…See More
Jan 3, 2014
LauraNYC might attend Emily Coles's event

TuDiabetes Master Chat Series Session 9: How & Why Hypoglycemia Symptoms Change Over Time at TuDiabetes homepage

December 6, 2013 from 1pm to 1:30pm
1-1:30pm PDT How & Why Hypoglycemia Symptoms Change Over Time, presented by Stewart Lozano In 2011 Teachers College Columbia University launched its solely online Master of Science in Diabetes Education and Management program. This 36-credit inter-professional master's program is offered to clinicians who are currently in or interested in the diabetes field. As part of a course requirement, students will present 'Master Chats' on a variety of topics they have chosen based on discussions…See More
Dec 3, 2013
LauraNYC replied to Susan's discussion 'Food! :-)' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"E. Louise! I'm completely in love with this breakfast! I was a little skeptical when I put the batter in the microwave but this was so good. I'm totally going to order that book from Amazon right now. If you feel like posting some recipes…"
Nov 7, 2013
LauraNYC is now friends with vishnu, Dolores, Sugary Firefighter and 2
Nov 7, 2013
LauraNYC replied to Susan's discussion 'Food! :-)' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Ooooh paleo bread. I'm totally going to try this tomorrow! Especially since I can't seem to get enough peanut butter these days."
Nov 6, 2013
LauraNYC replied to Susan's discussion 'Food! :-)' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
Oct 28, 2013

Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
Expand my support network, learn more about how to handle exercise, help others
Date diagnosed
February 1, 2010
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, CGM
What pump model do you use, if any?
Animas Ping

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At 12:07pm on April 22, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our forum. To answer any of us back just hit the "comment back "bar under our comments and you will go to our page where you can leave a comment to us and also read abit about us.

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At 11:38am on April 22, 2012, catlover said…

Hi LauraNYC- Welcome to TuD. We hope you like it here.

At 4:08pm on April 21, 2012, Linda G said…

Welcome home Laura...
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends Black heart (cards)
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.
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.
Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
Take care....and keep in touch!

At 12:18pm on April 21, 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 11:38am on April 21, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to a 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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