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Lexee replied to Nell's discussion 'Thinking about a DAD, Questions' in the group Diabetes Alert Dogs
"DADs are not for everybody. I am a mature woman. before I went for my PIVIT treatment, I wa house bound. Never did i thinki I could keep up with training. However after some research and prpfessional assistance in selecting a mature dog, I am giving…"
Mar 17, 2013
Lexee replied to Nell's discussion 'Thinking about a DAD, Questions' in the group Diabetes Alert Dogs
"Check out the nonprofit outfits in your area that train guide dogs. Sometimes they have dogs that have basic training, but wash out as guide dogs. That dog could be a good starter dog. You have to spend the time on the DAD part, personally. It is…"
Jan 5, 2013
Lexee replied to Nell's discussion 'Thinking about a DAD, Questions' in the group Diabetes Alert Dogs
"Sorry to hear of your loss. We lost both our "pet" dogs in the past year. Although I have only had and been working with my first service dog for 9 months now, I know there will be a difficult parting in the years to come. Why did God make…"
Jan 4, 2013
Lexee replied to Nell's discussion 'Thinking about a DAD, Questions' in the group Diabetes Alert Dogs
"Don ot give up, if you have the time and energy, this can be done. Find a reputable service dog trainer, most do not ,yet, do Diabetes Alert Dogs. Just get the obedience and public access part down. If diabetes has slowed you down, consider allowing…"
Jan 3, 2013
Lexee replied to Nell's discussion 'Thinking about a DAD, Questions' in the group Diabetes Alert Dogs
"Keep in mind raising a dog and training it especially for public access and DAD is a lot of work, daily. Before I started the PIVIT Therapy, I was housebound and could not even consider it. Now, Lexee is ready for her Service dog certification and…"
Jan 3, 2013
Lexee replied to Nell's discussion 'Thinking about a DAD, Questions' in the group Diabetes Alert Dogs
"Exactly, his name is Scott Smith his website is a servicedogtrainer.com, he also has a facebook page. He is in Virginia, not to be confused with the retriever outfit in VIrginia with the law suite against them.different people!"
Jan 3, 2013
Lexee replied to Nell's discussion 'Thinking about a DAD, Questions' in the group Diabetes Alert Dogs
"This is a WIN-WIN situation. Save the life of a shelter dog, who in turn will save could cave your life. SMILES all the way around."
Jan 3, 2013
Lexee replied to Nell's discussion 'Thinking about a DAD, Questions' in the group Diabetes Alert Dogs
"Google A service dog trainer He is good and works with many different breeds."
Jan 2, 2013
Lexee replied to Nell's discussion 'Thinking about a DAD, Questions' in the group Diabetes Alert Dogs
"If you ar between 18 and 93, you will qualify. Some insurances pay for the treatment. It changed my life. Check into it!"
Jan 2, 2013
Lexee replied to Nell's discussion 'Thinking about a DAD, Questions' in the group Diabetes Alert Dogs
"There are dogs of all breeds doing DAD work. However, if you have hypoglycemic unawareness and other complications of long term diabetes, I highly recommend the Pulsitile IV INsulin Therapy program. Years ago I had severe hypos, that required a 911…"
Jan 2, 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?
INfo on training a DAD
Date diagnosed
April 12, 1975
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7
Tell us more about you (optional)
PIVIT therapy turned my life around. Now, that I can function and have energy again, I am working on training my own DAD.

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At 1:07pm on September 18, 2012, Crystal said…

Welcome! I am excited to meet you!
Crystal M

At 5:43pm on September 17, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Lexee!
Luv your dog...a chocolate lab?
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends.
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.
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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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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!
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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 10:41am on September 17, 2012, Doris D said…

2 oldtimers here I was diagnosed in 73 myself

At 10:40am on September 17, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR FAMILY MY FRIEND!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Anyway we can help just ask us! Come join us on our live chat on the bottom of our homepage. Here's a link to help u on ur way http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes

At 10:10am on September 17, 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 7:56am on September 17, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to our 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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