Marie Torregrosa
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  • currently live in Sacramento, CA
  • Puerto Rico
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Sarah May 13, 2009. 3 Replies

 

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Marie Torregrosa replied to pinkyspurse's discussion 'Introduce Yourself!' in the group For People With Multiple Conditions
"My name is Marie. I was diagnosed with DT1 when I was 10 yrs old back in '69. In addition, I have: fibromyalgia connective tissue disorders: tenosynovitis, synovitis, frozen shoulders, contractures, bi- lateral carpel tunnel,…"
Sep 7
Marie Torregrosa replied to Richard157's discussion 'You Did Not Take Good Care Of Yourself???' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"You are trully amazing! I remember the animal insulins..."
Sep 7
Marie Torregrosa replied to Dave's discussion 'Sugar-free dairy milk?'
"Lactaid is the same as having milk, but it doesn't have the lactose that causes stomach disturbances for people who are intolerant. At least one does not have to give up milk."
Sep 6
Marie Torregrosa replied to Richard157's discussion 'You Did Not Take Good Care Of Yourself???' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"I agree on the issue of the "genes." When I was 26, I met another T1 (same age) who had already gone blind and had had a kidney transplant due to kidney failure. He could not understand why I was fine. He would call me to ask me what I was…"
Sep 6
Marie Torregrosa replied to Dave's discussion 'Sugar-free dairy milk?'
"Try Lactaid-13gm of CHO in one cup."
Sep 6
Marie Torregrosa replied to CAMAJohn's discussion 'Gabapentin (Neurontin) and Cognitive Skills' in the group Neuropathy
"Yes! 2,100 mg per day. I cannot take it if I am doing a presentation because I go "blank." It helps with the pain, but I find that I have reached thresholds and have to increase the dose. I have to take a cocktail of drugs: gabapentin,…"
Sep 5
Marie Torregrosa joined LoriRode's group
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Neuropathy

Foot pain, numbness, nerve pain, does anyone else know what I'm going through? Yes, we do!See More
Sep 5
Marie Torregrosa joined pinkyspurse's group
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For People With Multiple Conditions

This is a support group for people with multiple medical conditions.
Sep 5
Marie Torregrosa replied to Richard157's discussion 'You Did Not Take Good Care Of Yourself???' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"I am glad we are talking about this. Recently, my cousin who is type 2, developed retinopathy, which was treated with laser successfully. A couple of days later, he had massive bleeding in the eye. Again, he had surgery. Needless to say, the doctor…"
Sep 5
Marie Torregrosa replied to Richard157's discussion 'You Did Not Take Good Care Of Yourself???' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"hahaha! Love it!"
Sep 5
Marie Torregrosa commented on Timothy's group 'T1 and DUPUYTRENS CONTRACTURE'
"I've had surgeries for bi-lateral carpal tunnel, tendon/finger release for trigger fingers x8. I understand that I have chronic tendonitis and synovitis. Had removed one nodule, but developed 4 more. Some people have it more severe than…"
Sep 5
Marie Torregrosa might attend Emily Coles's event
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Live Interview with Dr. Alan Jacobson "Diabetes and Depression" at TuDiabetes homepage

March 13, 2014 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording! Alan M. Jacobson received his M.D. from the University of Chicago Medical School. He has been on the faculty of Harvard Medical School since 1973, and is now Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry. He started the Joslin Diabetes…See More
Mar 11
Marie Torregrosa commented on PJ's group 'Diabetics With Fibromyalgia'
"Igualmente Graciela...mi cunado es Argentino y soy de Puerto Rico, pero vivo en California."
Feb 27
Marie Torregrosa commented on PJ's group 'Diabetics With Fibromyalgia'
"I am T1 45yrs. i have both, polyneuropathies and fibro. I concur, it is difficult, especially if you work. For example, I am at home today 'cause I can't move (raining outside). I cope, but I am worried about work which adds to the stress.…"
Feb 27
Marie Torregrosa joined PJ's group
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Diabetics With Fibromyalgia

A group to exchange information and just be there for each other.See More
Feb 27
Marie Torregrosa commented on Timothy's group 'T1 and DUPUYTRENS CONTRACTURE'
"I have it on both hands and feet. It is not a complication, but a predisposition to connective tissue disorders."
Nov 22, 2013

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Date diagnosed
February 15, 1969
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
8.3
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, Diet and Exercise

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At 8:10pm on May 19, 2009, Lois said…
Marie:

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You're welcome.

Lois La Rose
At 7:48pm on May 19, 2009, Carrie J said…
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At 11:16am on May 19, 2009, Stacey :0)~ said…
You're very welcome! Hope you have a fun day!!
At 10:27am on May 19, 2009, Stacey :0)~ said…
HAPPY BIRTHDAY MARIE!! :0)
At 9:49pm on May 18, 2009, Lois said…
Marie:

Welcome and happy birthday!

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At 11:42pm on April 17, 2009, Patti Burns said…
HI Marie, Welcome to tudiabetes! Here you will find alot going on as I have for over a year now lots of friends and support. Good to have you with us. Patti L.
At 8:19pm on April 17, 2009, Scott said…
Hi Marie! Don't hesitate to ask if you have any questions!




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