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Started this discussion. Last reply by NiceDiabetes Jul 1, 2012. 11 Replies

Hi there Anyone with experience in using Carelink? Im finally got a new laptop (non Vista) which allows Carelink to work on my PC so have managed to load my Pump details. Ive got a Medtronic…Continue

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Ive come to the week where I need to write a birth plan. There is lots of advice on how to manage labour and early parenthood but anyone with suggestions how to do all of the above and manage diabeteshttp://www.nicediabetes.com/surviving-diabetes/decisions-decisions-diabetes-birth-plaSee More
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I owned a dog with diabetes once

or other fairly inappropriate things you get told by people who dont have diabetes..For more readhttp://www.nicediabetes.com/nice-diabetes/i-owned-a-dog-with-diabetes-onceSee More
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Brian (bsc) commented on NiceDiabetes's blog post 'Sometimes you realise what youve done for a long time is not always the right thing to do'
"I almost didn't read this. The broken link it is a real struggle, but I found the right site and I'm now confused. It seems your mistake is that you established dosing for all your "standard meals," but actually weren't…"
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Sometimes you realise what youve done for a long time is not always the right thing to do

I realised over the last two months that I have been making some fairly bad mistakes around the way that I count carbs.http://www.nicediabetes.com/nice-diabetes/counting-carbs-getting-back-to-basicsSee More
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NiceDiabetes replied to E. Louise's discussion 'Low carb diet in pregnancy' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Why kind of foods are you thinking of eating? I used to eat reasonably low carb but since I have stopped eating any food with listeria links I find my options are limited unless I make it all myself. I havent had the energy to do this so far"
Feb 6, 2013
NiceDiabetes replied to Jackie's discussion 'Heparin Shots For MTHFR Gene Mutation' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"I got tested for this gene in my early pregnancy as my sister has it and she had a miscarriage and a premature baby My Drs said if I had the gene they would recommend increasing my folate doses Might be worth discussing. I however was found to be…"
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NiceDiabetes replied to Kendyl's discussion 'Anyone with thyroid problems too?' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"I have a under active thyroid and it took us 13 months and IVF First thing that rose about 3 weeks into pregnancy was thyroid levels. Luckily my endo was monitoring closely and fingers crossed we are now 12 weeks My endo upped my dose when we were…"
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pancreaswanted commented on NiceDiabetes's blog post 'Dear Santa'
"on my birthday yesterday i wished my doctor would grant me a pump. we are all socialised medicine here in spain but im going tomorrow to my endo and i will beg if i have to!!"
Dec 19, 2012

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Diabetes and writing a birth plan

Posted on June 5, 2013 at 11:00pm 0 Comments

Ive come to the week where I need to write a birth plan. There is lots of advice on how to manage labour and early parenthood but anyone with suggestions how to do all of the above and manage diabetes

http://www.nicediabetes.com/surviving-diabetes/decisions-decisions-diabetes-birth-pla

My first real signs of complication

Posted on April 19, 2013 at 7:09pm 0 Comments

and I found while I was 6 months pregnant

Diabetes management and retinopathy

I owned a dog with diabetes once

Posted on March 2, 2013 at 2:30am 1 Comment

or other fairly inappropriate things you get told by people who dont have diabetes..

For more read

http://www.nicediabetes.com/nice-diabetes/i-owned-a-dog-with-diabetes-once

Sometimes you realise what youve done for a long time is not always the right thing to do

Posted on February 28, 2013 at 2:40am 3 Comments

I realised over the last two months that I have been making some fairly bad mistakes around the way that I count carbs.

http://www.nicediabetes.com/nice-diabetes/counting-carbs-getting-back-to-basics

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At 2:42pm on June 29, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our forum. To answer any of us back just hit the "comment back "bar under our comments and you will go to our page where you can leave a comment to us and also read abit about us.
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At 3:47pm on June 26, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home NiceDiabetes...
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, 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.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
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There are also groups here for young people, and parents of children with diabetes, such as....
"Teenagers with Type 1", "College Students with Diabetes", "Young Adults with Diabetes",
"Parents of Kids with type 1" and "Kids with Diabetes"
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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 2:58pm on June 25, 2012, 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 12:36am on June 25, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us.. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

 
 
 

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