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Dr Guy Dodson an obituary AN Unsung Hero in Medical Research

Started Jan 29, 2013 0 Replies

I was so sad to here of Guys death at the age of 75,This is some one i new and had met three times and exchanged with on numerous occasions in emails and letters,Who is he you ask,He was one of the…Continue

New imaging method for study of insulin-producing cells in diabetes

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mishi Jan 26, 2013. 4 Replies

This is a huge break through in help with fighting diabetes and use of R and D in cell research please find the article from MED NEWS and the results from the break through in a linkA new imaging…Continue


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Mishi replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Novo Nordisk receives Complete Response Letter in the US for Tresiba ® and Ryzodeg ®'
"Holger What is so wonderful about is better control with hypoglycemia in both T1 and T2 and those who suffer with acute forms of nocturnal hypoglycemia,Also what was found even after 4 days that there still some presence in the system of Insulin…"
Feb 13, 2013
Mishi and meh_mtl are now friends
Feb 13, 2013
Mishi replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Novo Nordisk receives Complete Response Letter in the US for Tresiba ® and Ryzodeg ®'
"As i said Lilly are working on one and Tresiba does work very well in fact as i no D in japan who use it and do inject it once every other day ,As to my sister partner he has been on it some months in the UK,I take it that your knowledge of Tresiba…"
Feb 12, 2013
Mishi replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Novo Nordisk receives Complete Response Letter in the US for Tresiba ® and Ryzodeg ®'
"Europe and JP have already been through this with it.Tresiba is just another proudct where FDA gives Eli Lilly time play catch up with NOVO as its so far behind in its late stage devlopment with LY2605541 thats sill in phase2 trials."
Feb 12, 2013
Mishi replied to Diabetes News and Interest's discussion 'Novo Nordisk receives Complete Response Letter in the US for Tresiba ® and Ryzodeg ®'
"Its approved in europe and japan and other parts of asia and why not the USA i wounder.FDA what a joke."
Feb 12, 2013
Mishi replied to andrea's discussion 'anybody looking into islet cell transplant?'
"To be honest andrea,The best way forward will be Gene therpay and use of the MODY HFN strain of mutant is the way forward."
Feb 12, 2013
Mishi replied to vsanthuff's discussion 'mody'
"Your wrong depenedent on form of HFN,As most who have mody have to be tested for a Gene pool problem,As testing is consistent with 6 main strains but there are 36 other types of HFN,,Ho"
Feb 11, 2013
Mishi replied to vsanthuff's discussion 'mody'
"Yes your son can get ketoacidosis from Mody HFN and i would test for ketoacidosis,I have two cousins who have the Mody HFN genes.One is 100% insulin dependent and the other takes combi oral and insulin and both in there time have had DKA also.HFN…"
Feb 11, 2013
Mishi replied to type1moms's discussion 'Not counting you, how many people does your mother know who live with Type 1?'
"My mother who is still alive am glad to say new 7 other mothers who children where T1 she new from the D clinic at our hosptial and one who became a great friend also."
Feb 10, 2013
Caren and Mishi are now friends
Feb 9, 2013
Mishi replied to Paul Curwen's discussion 'SVT and high Blood Sugar'
"AB is very good form of treatment but the other is Radio frequency ablation RFA that has become common the standard treatment for SVT,"
Feb 9, 2013
Mishi replied to Stuart's discussion 'dia-cide... ("suicide" by diabetes)'
"Its a interesting subject to debate or to sympathise or just here people feelings and views.I had a aunt who decided to give up at the age of 86 and that was some 15 years ago,She was T2 and ill with many problems in all it taken some two months to…"
Feb 9, 2013
Mishi replied to Sam Iam's discussion 'Why does too much insulin cause hypoglycemia?'
"Its his hormones its called growing up"
Feb 7, 2013
Mishi replied to Sam Iam's discussion 'Why does too much insulin cause hypoglycemia?'
"As to hypoglycemia shock i have come across it twice when i had to perfrom a autopsys.We also call it Dead in Bed Syndrome,Many who become Hypounware brain can programme to ignore the condtion and that is dangerouse also use HMG-CoA reductase…"
Feb 7, 2013
Mishi replied to Sam Iam's discussion 'Why does too much insulin cause hypoglycemia?'
"Sam hello we chatted once in the room this is a article i think you can follow about why insulin and hypoglycemia synthesize so much i hope its not to technical for you and if you need any questions answering i will very happy to.Its a excerlent…"
Feb 7, 2013
Mishi replied to Rajesh Khanna's discussion 'Kindly help me with the quantity of insulin i can carry in plane.'
"I have checked my Asia/Pacfic med book for pharma control drugs/OTC and no insulin is not a OTC so you need a prescription,What you should do is register with local GP and dont forget to tell the compass health care people on site also,Please dont…"
Feb 7, 2013

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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 wish to share and learn some experience from other people times with diabetes
Date diagnosed
March 4, 1968
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, CGM
What pump model do you use, if any?
Omnipod patch

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At 4:46am on February 6, 2013, jrtpup said…

Congratulations on being featured Mishi!

At 4:05pm on February 4, 2013, Linda G said…

BRAVA MISHI!! You are a featured member!!

At 2:34pm on January 27, 2013, Holger Schmeken said…

Willkommen to TuDiabetes, Mishi!

At 2:05pm on January 20, 2013, PJ said…

Hi, Mishi,
Hope you and your family are all doing well. Did you get any rest? Hope so! Take care and hope to chat with you again soon.

At 5:56pm on January 19, 2013, PJ said…

Thank you, Mishi.

At 6:17am on January 14, 2013, Marie B said…

Mishi, welcome to our community! I was on a trip the past few days, and not online, so when I got home last night and saw that you had joined, it made me so happy! please let me know if you have any questions, or if there's anything I can do for you. I've had it a little longer than you.

At 7:56am on January 12, 2013, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Mishi!
Are you Akiko's sister? I'm delighted to meet you!
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 7:13pm on January 11, 2013, Stemwinder (Gary) said…

Welcome Mishi, You will find you so many caring and understanding people here. There is a group for Omnipod user http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/omnipodusers that you might want to visit

Please feel at home, you are among friends

At 6:26pm on January 11, 2013, brokenpole said…

Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.

At 5:14pm on January 11, 2013, Clare said…

Mishi are you Akiko's sister ? If so I am very happy you have joined the group. Welcome I hope you can learn and share here your experience.




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