Mike Polce
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shoshana27 commented on Mike Polce's blog post 'Decent Stories, continued'
"well said . i did not grow up with all those things like testing pump glucose tabs etc... in the 30's & 40's those things did not exist...t1 since i was not yet 3...79 now..."
May 18, 2013
Mike Polce posted a blog post

Decent Stories, continued

Read Part 1, here: http://www.tudiabetes.org/profiles/blogs/like-every-type-one-i-also-have-a-story-but?xg_source=activityI first started seeing Dr. Nancy Bohannon a few months after my T1 diabetes diagnosis. As a kid, I never thought of doctor visits as painful, wastes of time, or tedious in any way. But with Nancy, things were different. She was more of a friend, who wanted to…See More
May 16, 2013
Mike Polce commented on Mike Polce's blog post 'Like Every Type One, I Also Have a Story...But'
"Thank you, all, for your comments. There's a lot more to tell with my story, and to do so with the intent solely to help reach out to those that have gone through, or are currently experiencing, similar experiences."
May 14, 2013
Jacob's mom commented on Mike Polce's blog post 'Like Every Type One, I Also Have a Story...But'
"nice story mike, it does represent the resilience of children, living in the moment, after the initial shock, my son enjoyed the chicken fingers tremendously in the hospital, happily did his homework and was super happy to come home and see his dog…"
Apr 30, 2013
Teena commented on Mike Polce's blog post 'Like Every Type One, I Also Have a Story...But'
"Thank you for sharing your story Mike...Your strength as a child is amazing."
Apr 29, 2013
Teena liked Mike Polce's blog post Like Every Type One, I Also Have a Story...But
Apr 29, 2013
Gb commented on Mike Polce's blog post 'Like Every Type One, I Also Have a Story...But'
"Keep writing, please. I have T2, and experiences like yours are new to me."
Apr 29, 2013
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Feb 26, 2011
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"Greetings Mike..... Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days! How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?"
Feb 26, 2011
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Feb 26, 2011
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Feb 5, 2010
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San Francisco Ferry Building going blue for World Diabetes Day at Park between Ferry Building and Embarcadero

November 14, 2009 from 5pm to 7pm
Thanks to the generous sponsorship by Johnson & Johnson, San Francisco's Ferry Building will go BLUE THIS WORLD DIABETES DAY!!We invite you to join at least a hundred other people with diabetes at this very special event as we celebrate together World Diabetes Day.Where:Park between Ferry Building and EmbarcaderoOne Ferry BuildingSan Francisco, California 94111When:Nov. 14, starting at 5 pmuntil about 7 pm-ishWhat:* Come with your entire family,* Dress up in blue,* Paint your face blue,*…See More
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How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
Network with other Type One diabetics.
Date diagnosed
May 26, 1991
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.3
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Medtronic Minimed Paradigm 522

Mike Polce's Blog

Decent Stories, continued

Posted on May 16, 2013 at 10:50pm 1 Comment

Read Part 1, here: http://www.tudiabetes.org/profiles/blogs/like-every-type-one-i-also-have-a-story-but?xg_source=activity

I first started seeing Dr. Nancy Bohannon a few months after my T1 diabetes diagnosis. As a kid, I never thought of doctor visits as painful, wastes of time, or tedious in any way. But with Nancy, things were different. She was more of a friend,…

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Like Every Type One, I Also Have a Story...But

Posted on April 29, 2013 at 8:00am 4 Comments

Hi there.

I'm Mike. Type one diabetic for 22 years since age 7. I'd like to share my story. It's a decent one, I promise.

No one in my immediate circle of family, friends, doctors, or colleagues know, much less understand, how people can just "get" Type One. You get sick, like extremely ill. Doctors do the tests, then they make the official diagnosis--that's usually how it goes, right?

In Memorial Day weekend, 1991, that's pretty much how it went. After going from…

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At 1:39pm on February 26, 2011, Doris D said…
At 10:21am on February 26, 2011, Linda G said…
Greetings Mike.....
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?
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