Lynn
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  • Toledo, WA
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brokenpole left a comment for Lynn
"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…"
Jan 13, 2013
SEAGATOR left a comment for Lynn
"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!!!"
Jan 12, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Lynn
"We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home Lynn!! 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.…"
Jan 12, 2013
Lynn is now a member of Diabetes community by Diabetes Hands Foundation: TuDiabetes
Jan 12, 2013

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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?
keep updated
Date diagnosed
June 10, 1972
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.5, November, 2012
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, Diet and Exercise
Tell us more about you (optional)
Diagnosed type 1 brittle diabetic at age 26, 40 yrs ago, on insulin ever since, seldom hospitalized, diligent self-care. No family history, not overweight & not over 40 at that time. Son diagnosed type 1 diabetic in 1984 at age 14, husband (now deceased) diagnosed type 1 diabetic in 1990 at age 43, died at age 46. Docs have always said I was in good shape for all my medical maladies which I take 8 prescribed and 3 OTC meds for daily.

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At 5:28am on January 13, 2013, 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 7:07pm on January 12, 2013, 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!!!

At 7:03pm on January 12, 2013, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Lynn!!
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,
click on "all groups". 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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AND....groups for folks with more than diabetes to contend with,
such as
..."Diabetes Plus".
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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!

 
 
 

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