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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.

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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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Live Interview: Dr. Stephen Gitelman - GleeT1D Study at TuDiabetes.org

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1:00pm PT (4pm ET, 9pm GMT) What time is this where you are? How to watch this live eventGleeT1D is a nationwide effort to study the effect of Gleevec on people newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. This study will help medical researchers determine if a short-term course of medication can have a long-term effect on the body’s…See More
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At 11:06am on March 19, 2014, Doris D said…


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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 =^..^=




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Manny Hernandez
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Mike Lawson
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