Mike's Friends

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  • Jenn Mama Bear
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  • Lyna
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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
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?
I hope to connect with others that live the life of a pin cushion.
Date diagnosed
October 22, 1776
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Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, Diet and Exercise
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My pancreas don't work and that makes me want to make YouTube videos.

Mike's Discussions

Diabetes Hope Conference

Started this discussion. Last reply by Scott K. Johnson yesterday. 1 Reply

Big Blue Test Data

Started this discussion. Last reply by Judith in Portland Feb 14. 7 Replies


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This Week, We Did It!

Posted on March 12, 2013 at 12:30pm 2 Comments

The This Week I Will campaign just concluded and thanks to the awesome efforts of TuDiabetes members, The Diabetes Hands Foundation raised $25,000.

This week we DID...thanks to your help!

Thank you to anyone that logged on an made a pledge to make a lifestyle change for the week. Not only did you help yourself, but you were also…


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Mike is attending Emily Coles's event

Live event with Dancer/Choreographer Debbie Allen, presenting T2 Dance Crew at TuDiabetes homepage

April 23, 2014 from 1pm to 1:15pm
1-1:15pm Pacific4-4:15 EasternThe T2 Dance Crew is a national education and wellness program launched by Janssen Pharmaceuticals together with famed dancer, choreographer, and actress Debbie Allen and the television show So You Think You Can Dance. This program aims to help millions of people with type 2 diabetes tap into the natural joy of dance and add movement to their comprehensive diabetes management approach.Debbie…See More
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"We are very excited to have you involved, Mike! We're also excited to offer access via mobile devices (smartphones and tablets) this year! Please feel free to let me know if you have any questions - I'm more than happy to help!"

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At 11:06am on March 19, 2014, Doris D said…


At 7:02am on January 1, 2014, Linda G said…


At 2:39pm on October 26, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

Hello Mike. Thanks for wanting to be a friend. For age 86 a, very active in TU. I have company now a cousin from Maine and I will write you in detail later.

Have a good evening.


At 4:33pm on October 20, 2013, jrtpup said…

If you haven't seen him, check out Jesse the dog's latest ;)

At 8:50pm on April 6, 2013, Linda G said…

Evening Mike!! Luv the sketches of little TuD and family! You know what would be neat....to animate them!!!
What do you think???

At 4:53pm on March 19, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,Mike. I wish for you a most wonderful day. I do the birthdays every day and they did not get t M....why I am late. Hope you have a great time. ENJOY!!! Reed


At 11:17am on March 19, 2013, Heather Gabel said…

Happy Birthday Mike Lawson! :-)))))

At 8:23am on March 19, 2013, Marie B said…

Mike, I see it's your birthday! hope you have a fantastic day!

At 9:49am on March 12, 2013, Trudy said…

Hi Mike. I'm going to enjoy being your friend and trying to keep up with 6 y.o. TuD. I've know him, so to speak, for about 3 years.

At 11:52am on February 21, 2013, catlover said…

Hi Mike- Thanks for the friend add. I also enjoy your videos they are very quirky and positive. Stay as funny as you are. You think outside the box like my husband. Cat =^..^=




From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

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Manny Hernandez
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