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Maisie's Mom replied to Britt Willock's discussion 'Losing Weight w/ T1 & Hypothyroidism' in the group Hypothyroid Diabetics
"Hi, all. I rarely post (and haven't to this group), but Britt, I am sorry for your challenges, but grateful you have posted and very grateful that all of you have responded, particularly Gerri and Halle.I continuously have thyroid panels done…"
Mar 1
Clare replied to Maisie's Mom's discussion 'Glucose "gel" to trear lows?' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"Today I actually used 15 carb grams of Rainier cherries. Not only did they work quickly, but they also only brought me up to 108 from 54 so I didn't overshoot. Kind of tough to carry them around though. Although I do bring them with me to the…"
Jul 28, 2012
cchelms replied to Maisie's Mom's discussion 'Glucose "gel" to trear lows?' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"Apparently, they still make gels but they are usually marketed for athletes. I've seen Type 1s who run marathons talking about gel packs they use while they're training or running races. There is a GlucoBurst Glucose Gel that comes in…"
Jul 12, 2012
Kelly replied to Maisie's Mom's discussion 'Glucose "gel" to trear lows?' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"I cannot handle the glucose tabs either...too chalky for me. A lot of times when I'm low and eat candy I just feel nauseated. I carry a small Hawaiian punch bottle in my purse...it goes down smooth and I don't mind it even when it's…"
Jul 6, 2012
shoshana27 replied to Maisie's Mom's discussion 'Glucose "gel" to trear lows?' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"JUICE BOXES ARE GOOD FOR HOME...CAN YOU SEE ME CARRYING 6 BOXES IN MY POCKET I CAN'T.B-D GLUCOSE TABS OR DEX 4 OR GLUCOLIFT WORK INSTANTLY"
Jun 30, 2012
Maisie's Mom replied to Maisie's Mom's discussion 'Glucose "gel" to trear lows?' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"Okay, i'm right there picketing with you! Monojel was gross looking (like the stuff they squirt on you to do ultrasounds) but it was yummy and it worked. Tell your hubby if he was choking on pollen or dust or something he ate quickly, he'd…"
Jun 30, 2012
ShelbyH replied to Maisie's Mom's discussion 'Glucose "gel" to trear lows?' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"Gahhhhh!!! Drinking Coke for lows is the worst. Because, well....let's be honest, burping Coke while low is no fun. When I first met my husband, he said he had never met anyone above age 9 who buys and carries juice boxes around. He quickly…"
Jun 30, 2012
Maisie's Mom replied to Maisie's Mom's discussion 'Glucose "gel" to trear lows?' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"Omg, you are hysterical! I am not doing well on juice, gummy bears, fruit leather or anything (i'm testing sweet tarts now, but candy is just not my thing--except for Jolly Ranchers). I was travelling last month with a group of people i had…"
Jun 30, 2012
ShelbyH replied to Maisie's Mom's discussion 'Glucose "gel" to trear lows?' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"Monojel monojel monojel! I LOVED Monojel. The last time I had it was early 90's. Oh BD how could you discontinue Monojel. I read this laying in bed and my BS was 70. I wanted some! I was lucid about using monojel. I cannot stand or stomach the…"
Jun 30, 2012
Richard157 replied to Maisie's Mom's discussion 'Glucose "gel" to trear lows?' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"I recently read that Walmart carries a Gel but I don't remember the name of the product. If you cannot find it on the shelf there, maybe the druggist can help."
Jun 30, 2012
shoshana27 replied to Maisie's Mom's discussion 'Glucose "gel" to trear lows?' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"B-D DISCONTINUED INDIVIDUALLY FOIL WRAPPED GLUCOSE TABS...I MISS THOSE...I THINK THEY ALSO HAD GLOCOGEL/WORKED VERY FAST FOR VERY LOW BG."
Jun 30, 2012
Maisie's Mom replied to Maisie's Mom's discussion 'Glucose "gel" to trear lows?' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"Omg,Kelly i think we need to start our own group (T1s with wild animals in their profile pics). Glad you remembered the name, I'll try looking. I have gastroparesis plus i'm hypo-unaware and i dont like any of the stuff i can find in…"
Jun 30, 2012
Kelly replied to Maisie's Mom's discussion 'Glucose "gel" to trear lows?' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"I loved that stuff! Monogel or monojel it was called. I can't stand the taste of anything when I'm treating a low and I liked that stuff....let us know if you find it...I would love to stock up too. Was diagnosed in 1973... Kelly"
Jun 30, 2012
Maisie's Mom added a discussion to the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
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Glucose "gel" to trear lows?

Hi. I am new to this list/community and have been T1 since 1980. Does anyone on the list remember this green "gel" in a silver packet that was manufactured by BD to treat lows?? It worked great and tasted even better (!)and i'd love to stock up on some if it's still being manufactured. It was "delish" (o:
Jun 30, 2012
Maisie's Mom joined Robert Yancey's group
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Type1 for 30 Plus Years

For those who've had Type 1 diabetes for a long time. I don't really care how long. Just long.
Jun 30, 2012
shoshana27 left a comment for Maisie's Mom
"IF YOU WANT TO COME TO QUEENS I KNOW A VERY GOOD ONE HERE...DR. JOSEPH TIBALDI OR DANIEL LORBER OR NICOLA KREGLINGER IN FLUSHING ."
Jun 29, 2012

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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?
discover new resources, new options, etc.
Date diagnosed
July 15, 1980
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.9
Tell us more about you (optional)
After 30+ years, I have outlived my doctor, so desperately need a new endo!

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At 7:29pm on June 29, 2012, shoshana27 said…

IF YOU WANT TO COME TO QUEENS I KNOW A VERY GOOD ONE HERE...DR. JOSEPH TIBALDI OR DANIEL LORBER OR NICOLA KREGLINGER IN FLUSHING .

At 2:54pm on June 29, 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.
Here's a link to help you get to know more about us: http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes

At 5:10am on June 26, 2012, Stress said…

Welcome to a great site full of information!

At 3:42am on June 26, 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!!!

At 3:06am on June 26, 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 8:52pm on June 25, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home Maisie's Mom...
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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Take care....and keep in touch!

 
 
 

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