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Live interview with Gary Scheiner, CDE "Things we're thankful for" at TuDiabetes homepage

November 25, 2014 from 1pm to 2pm
1pm PT4pm ET9pm GMT Bring your toughest diabetes questions!!  Gary is up for a challenge.Gary is a certified diabetes educator, insulin-pump and continuous glucose monitor user and trainer, and Masters-level exercise physiologist.  He serves on the advisory boards of several diabetes device manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies; volunteers for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Diabetes Exercise & Sports Association, American Diabetes Association, and Setebaid diabetes camps;…See More
Nov 24, 2014
Mimi is attending Emily Coles's event

Artificial pancreas discussion in the TuDiabetes open chatroom at http://www.tudiabetes.org/chat

May 15, 2014 from 6pm to 7pm
6-7pm PT8-9pm CT9-10pm ETJoin the discussion!!  Members will meet in the TuDiabetes chatroom to talk about the artificial pancreas.  Do you have questions?  Answers?  Hopes and dreams?  Have you ever participated in an artificial pancreas clinical trial, or would you LIKE to?Bring all your comments to share with fellow members.  Together we are a font of knowledge :)See More
May 14, 2014
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Diabetics who run Marathons!

Diabetics who run Marathons!
Feb 9, 2014
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Emotional Support

This a group for non-judgmental attitudes, active listening, honest communication, and finding ways to support each other, whether it's good news or bad.See More
Feb 9, 2014
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Vegetarian Diabetics

For diabetics who are vegeterian as wellSee More
Feb 9, 2014
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Type 1 Runners

Are you a type 1 runner? All type 1 runners are welcom irregardless of ability. Halfers, marathoners, ultramarathoners, etc. Let's connect, share, tips, and maybe meet to do some runs togetherSee More
Feb 9, 2014
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Feb 9, 2014
Mimi replied to Jay's discussion 'does anyone know about Omnipod coverage in New York under Affordable Care Act ?' in the group OmniPod Users
"Hi Jay, I'm in CA and have Anthem Blue Cross. You may run into a problem with them covering the Freestyle test strips as one of the other comments stated as they are not preferred. However, Abbot had a special discount card for OmniPod users…"
Feb 9, 2014
Mimi is attending Emily Coles's event

Live Interview with Merith Basey, the "100 Campaign" at TuDiabetes homepage

February 6, 2014 from 1pm to 2pm
1-2pm PSTWhat time is this where you are?How to watch this live event Merith Basey, MScMerith’s introduction to global public health and Type 1 diabetes was via AYUDA in Quito, Ecuador, following her postgraduate studies on Latin America at La Universidad Complutense in…See More
Feb 4, 2014
Mimi joined Manny Hernandez's group

SF Bay Area Team

If you live anywhere around the San Francisco Bay Area and are touched by diabetes, this group is for you.
Jan 29, 2014
Mimi joined Mathew's group

OmniPod Users

This group is dedicated to giving OmniPod users a place to discuss and share our experiences so that we may grow and help each other "make diabetes a smaller part of our lives."Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin pumps and pump supplies, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles…See More
Jan 29, 2014
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Jan 29, 2014
Linda G left a comment for Mimi
"We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home Mimi!! This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends. Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance.…"
Jan 25, 2013
Jim Roach left a comment for Mimi
"Welcome toi TuDiabetes Mimi!"
Jan 25, 2013
Mimi is now a member of Diabetes community by Diabetes Hands Foundation: TuDiabetes
Jan 24, 2013

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?
support in reaching my A1C goals and coaching others
Date diagnosed
August 1, 2006
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, Diet and Exercise
What pump model do you use, if any?
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Tell us more about you (optional)
I'm a Type 1 Diabetic and an Integrative Health Coach in San Francisco, CA. My passion is helping diabetics live the fullest lives possible.

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At 2:53pm on January 25, 2013, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Mimi!!
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends.
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups". Once in,
click on "all groups". You can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the
space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!
Take care....and keep in touch!

At 5:46am on January 25, 2013, Jim Roach said…

Welcome toi TuDiabetes Mimi!




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Melissa Lee
(Interim Executive Director, Editor, has type 1)

Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, has LADA)

Emily Coles (Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Director of Operations and Development, has type 2)

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


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Brian (bsc) (has type 2)


Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

DanP (has Type 1)

Gary (has type 2)

David (has type 2)


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