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Pa3305 commented on Parrformance's group 'Honeymooning type 1 Diabetics'
"Oh no Shawnmarie!! I really hope you can keep your Dex!! It has been a life saver for me..."
Apr 5
Pa3305 commented on Parrformance's group 'Honeymooning type 1 Diabetics'
"Doing good! Honeymooning 2 1/2 years so far. No bolus yet."
Apr 5
Pa3305 replied to Krztina's discussion 'bad sensor' in the group Dexcom Users
"I have been having problems, too with last two sensors!!! I have been using the dex for two years and have not had any problems except for a few ???? show up couple times on day 14. I am feeling discouraged. I did receive my new receiver/transmitter…"
Mar 7
Pa3305 joined Rob's group

Dexcom Users

For users of a Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitoring ("CGM") deviceJust as a reminder with the recent release of the new Dexcom G4 to the US market--it is NOT okay to post about previous models or older sensors as being 'for sale' on this site.It is a violation of the Terms of Use because it is a prescription device, and any such efforts will unfortunately be removed.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association (…See More
Mar 7
Pa3305 commented on Lilli D's blog post 'Diabetes into Art'
"You are so talented!!! Love this!!"
Mar 7
Pa3305 commented on Lilli D's blog post 'dolphin love'
"That picture is so beautiful, Lilli!!! Glad you enjoyed your time away!!!"
Mar 7
Pa3305 replied to Shoehorn's discussion 'Type 1 Diagnosed Age'
"Type one at 51 years of age. Two years ago. Still honeymooning, but things are surely changing!!!!"
Feb 1
Pa3305 replied to Lilli D's discussion 'Magical Thinking'
"That was great, Brian!!"
Jan 29
Pa3305 and Lilli D are now friends
Jan 28
Pa3305 replied to Lilli D's discussion 'Magical Thinking'
"More details please, acidrock!!!!!"
Jan 28
Pa3305 replied to Lilli D's discussion 'Magical Thinking'
"Those lows are scary, aren't they?? One thing that helped with getting the dex is that I was OCD regarding logging everything!! So glad I had that info, because my insurance required it. Also glad that I decided to join in on here. I have been…"
Jan 28
Pa3305 replied to Lilli D's discussion 'Magical Thinking'
"Spock.. Do you bolus or just on basal insulin? Wow!!!!"
Jan 28
Pa3305 replied to Lilli D's discussion 'Magical Thinking'
"Sorry for typos... Did not edit"
Jan 28
Pa3305 replied to Lilli D's discussion 'Magical Thinking'
"It took a good year to really feel better, and not so tired!!! Of course the Lantus helped me feel better right away, but it took awhile for my body to heal. I lost 80 pounds!!! Ugh!!! I was trying to lose some anyhow, and it did not come off too…"
Jan 28
Pa3305 replied to Lilli D's discussion 'Magical Thinking'
"I also had weight to gain. But did it eating low carb with extra fat, nuts, cheese, etc. I was a skeleton at diagnosis. Scary!!"
Jan 28
Pa3305 replied to Lilli D's discussion 'Magical Thinking'
"Yes, I agree LilliD. I have Prandin on hand if I need it (have that darn morning rise). Just don't know how I feel about it, though! Some say it can burn out your beta cells faster? I wear a dex 4 CGM, which helps me out alot!! I do alot of…"
Jan 28

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
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Date diagnosed
November 16, 2011
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Oral, Shots, CGM, Diet and Exercise
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At 6:00pm on December 6, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Pa3305!!
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
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Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
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"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 3:48am on December 6, 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!!!

At 12:51am on December 6, 2012, brokenpole said…
Welcome to the family!! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of what you will learn is 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 vent to, if needed.



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