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Profile Information

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 Advocates MasterLab in Orlando!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Richard157 Jun 15. 1 Reply

Diabetes Hope Conference

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Big Blue Test Data

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


Mike Lawson's Got Dieabeeeetus.

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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…


Latest Activity

Mike updated an event

Physical Activity and Diabetes Management; presented by the American Diabetes Association and the National Diabetes Education Program at TuDiabetes homepage

November 13, 2014 from 10am to 11am
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording!This event was organized in collaboration with the American Diabetes Association and the National Diabetes Education Program.  Dr. Ronny A. Bell, PhD is Professor of Public Health Sciences (Department of Epidemiology and Prevention) at the Wake Forest School of Medicine in North Carolina, and Director of the Maya Angelou Center…See More
Nov 7
CC liked Mike's video
Oct 4
Mike is attending Emily Coles's event

Live interview with Dr. Korey Hood: "Diabetes and Sex, for Men" at TuDiabetes homepage

October 7, 2014 from 1pm to 2pm
1-2pm PT (4-5pm ET, 9-10pm GMT)What time is this where you are?How to watch this live event Korey K. Hood, PhD works closely with people with diabetes in clinical, research, and advocacy settings. For this particular discussion entitled “Diabetes and Sex, for Men,” it helps that Dr. Hood is a guy and happens to have type 1…See More
Oct 3
Katie Diabadass Craft and Mike are now friends
Sep 16

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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...

DHF receives $200,000 grant from Novo Nordisk

Grant given to support programs aimed at bringing together people touched by diabetes for positive change BERKELEY, CA: December 4, 2014 – Diabetes Hands Foundation (DHF) has received a grant of US$200,000 from Novo Nordisk to support programs aimed at Read on! →

Guest Post: World Diabetes Day 2014 on Twitter… sifting through the data

At Symplur we track hashtags, keywords, user accounts, and pretty much anything else on Twitter that has to do with healthcare. We collect the data and then build countless ways to slice it up so that we’re able to better Read on! →

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Manny Hernandez
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Emily Coles
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Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Development Manager, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)


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