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Unprepared? What do you carry?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Lostt Oct 7, 2013. 22 Replies

Here is my question. What do you carry in your diabetic bag?Here is my list1 glucagon kit 1 pen 1 pencil4 orange level life gel2 quick sticks1 ketone strips bottle (unopened)1 erythromycin tablet…Continue

Free Meter, skin, and test strips

Started Dec 11, 2012 0 Replies

I have 1 promotional code from bayer for a free meter, and skin. they also tend to put 50 test strips in with this offer. if you can use it please let me know i will give it to youContinue

insulin doseage

Started this discussion. Last reply by Capin101 Nov 29, 2012. 6 Replies

so anyway i have heard of the fixed dose the sliding scale and the IC ratios but has anyone heard of the 234 scale?My endo put me on it what is, is i have a base dose of 30 units of novolog but…Continue

Lancet Survey

Started this discussion. Last reply by Zoe Aug 23, 2012. 12 Replies

This is just me spacing out again. I would love to here from everyone.Here is the million dollar question.What Lancet and lancing device do you use. and how often do you change your lancet :)Continue

 

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Sarah Keech replied to Philmore's discussion '$3 portion challange' in the group We want real food!
"This should be interesting. You can bulk up pasta with a lot f veg. You can make homemade seitan which requires steaming so no oven. It is mostly made with vital wheat gluten. You can get recipes from the library or online. It is high in protein.…"
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Marie B replied to Philmore's discussion '$3 portion challange' in the group We want real food!
"oh boy this is a good challenge, lemme think on it"
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$3 portion challange

I have a challange for yalls. I am looking for easy recipes that do not require an oven (they can use a toaster oven) but each portion cannot total over $3. with a maximum of 4 PortionsThere is no Ramen allowed or Chef Boyardee either :)Have fun with it im anxious to see what you come up with~JoshSee More
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swisschocolate left a comment for Philmore
"HAPPY HAPPY BIRTHDAY, JOSH!!! I am sorry i dont have a birthday video made by me ready for you, but i hope you enjoy your day today nevertheless! Have an awesome day! "
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"nope, maybe 5 guys tomorrow, debating on going down to Mcdonald to Honor Pup"
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lantus hanging out by the mustard and dressing

"My insulin all goes in a little bucket shelf thing on the door of the fridge."
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"OHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH CURLY!!!!!!@ Curly its your birthday, Happy Happy Birthday, You dont look a day over 21. I tried to make you a cake but Lucky ate it. So i dececided to leave ya some ferret love instead ~Josh "
Jun 29
Sandy commented on Philmore's blog post 'Supply Company Issues'
"Did u ever get your supplies?? This is a disgrace!! I'm sorry you've had to go thru such trouble! I hope your next reorder date goes much more smoothly!!"
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Supply Company Issues

First let me start out as a PWD you should learn your insurance company’s rule about your testing supplies. I have to deal with Medicare and I also use a mail order supplier because it is cheaper for me to get them. Medicare’s policy is 14 days before you are scheduled to run out you may contact your supplier and place a reorder. This is my latest experience with a supply company. Due to staffing changes at my endocrinologist’s office my doctor left and I was assigned a new doctor. This was all…See More
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Philmore replied to Marie B's discussion 'Best Grilled Chicken Marinades' in the group We want real food!
"for the jalapenos marniade do you deseed the peppers?"
Jun 1

Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 2 diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
being able to connect to other users that also have the condition
Date diagnosed
December 26, 2008
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
9.1 6-4-12 9.3 nov 2012 8.8 feb 2013 7.9
Type of treatment/devices you use
Oral, Shots, Diet and Exercise

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Supply Company Issues

Posted on June 11, 2014 at 2:54pm 1 Comment

First let me start out as a PWD you should learn your insurance company’s rule about your testing supplies. I have to deal with Medicare and I also use a mail order supplier because it is cheaper for me to get them. Medicare’s policy is 14 days before you are scheduled to run out you may contact your supplier and place a reorder. This is my latest experience with a supply company.

Due to staffing changes at my endocrinologist’s office my doctor left and I was assigned a new doctor. This…

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Fun Filled Friday

Posted on March 22, 2014 at 11:05am 4 Comments

This is from my orginial post that can be found here http://www.liwid.com/fridays-fun/

This has been brewing for awhile. I have been having constant nausea and vomiting for over a year now. I saw a gastroenterologist but all he did was send me for an EGD and all he said was it was gastritis and told me to take zofran and protonix. That did nothing.

This is the story of the aftermath.

Over the months after seeing him i kept…

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Thank You Pup!

Posted on February 3, 2014 at 8:41pm 5 Comments

Good morning/afternoon/evening memebers of the Tud community.

i thought i would take some time to write what has been on my mind. First off i want to thank the DHF staff for last weeks videochat. even though i did not have much to say i did enjoy being apart of it.

when i first came to tud i was known as "Philmore". I suffer from bi polar disorder and for awhile i was going thru extreame highs and lows. Pup was the one to keep me in check and tell me to calm down or "shush…

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My Introduction/ Welcome to the 250 club

Posted on August 25, 2013 at 7:51pm 1 Comment

I am writing this just so people know who I am and tomorrow is my birthday 8-26, So let me start out:

My real name is Josh but you can call me J-Andrew. I was diagnosed on 12-28-08. That is when i joined the 250 Club Sub-charter 02. I have been on metformin, janvia, novolog, lantus, as well as many other drugs for other complications, (ya know the high cholestrol, blood pressure etc..)

So the question that was posed to me is what happened when i was diagnosed. Well to tell you…

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At 10:34pm on August 26, 2014, Linda G said…

Hey there JOSH!! BEST WISHES on your SPECIAL DAY!!

At 1:06pm on August 26, 2014, swisschocolate said…

HAPPY HAPPY BIRTHDAY, JOSH!!!
I am sorry i dont have a birthday video made by me ready for you, but i hope you enjoy your day today nevertheless!
Have an awesome day!

At 10:24am on August 26, 2014, Mike said…

At 10:19am on August 26, 2014, Emily Coles said…

I hear it's your birthday today!  Happy birthday, bud.  Do you have plans to celebrate?

At 11:06am on April 5, 2014, Doris D said…

oh that is sooo cute josh ty

At 4:34am on March 4, 2014, Linda G said…

Good Morning...and have a GREAT DAY!!!!

At 7:18am on March 1, 2014, Linda G said…

CONGRATULATIONS on receiving the Geek award Josh! So well deserved!

At 2:29pm on February 28, 2014, Emily Coles said…

Congratulations for receiving the 2014 TuDiabetes "Geek" award, Josh! No one deserves it more :)

At 10:11am on February 24, 2014, BadMoonT2 said…

Thanks for the friend request Josh. I enjoyed reading your comments and blog post when pup passed. I still miss her every time I see her avatar. It's heartening to see what a difference she made around here and peoples determination to continue her efforts to make tuD a better place and to help folks.

At 2:43am on February 4, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Josh, I wanted to stop by and let you know how much i appreciated your bog. Pup truly loved you and I want you to know I love you as well.

Rick

 
 
 

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