Robert Yancey
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  • Gardner, KS
  • United States
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Type1 for 30 Plus Years

For those who've had Type 1 diabetes for a long time. I don't really care how long. Just long.
Jul 22
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For those who've had Type 1 diabetes for a long time. I don't really care how long. Just long.
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Type1 for 30 Plus Years

For those who've had Type 1 diabetes for a long time. I don't really care how long. Just long.
Jul 17
Troy K. Childers commented on Robert Yancey's group 'Type1 for 30 Plus Years'
"Hello fellow lifers...I'll be hitting 38 years T1D in November."
Jul 17
lisa c commented on Robert Yancey's group 'Type1 for 30 Plus Years'
"Agree Soshanna! We are so blessed! I try to see " ignorant statements" as time for educating . usually its helping people understand the difference in T1 and T2."
Jul 10
shoshana27 commented on Robert Yancey's group 'Type1 for 30 Plus Years'
"after having lived with T1 for over 77 years who cares what people say just keep smiling"
Jul 10
Carol commented on Robert Yancey's group 'Type1 for 30 Plus Years'
"I remember those tabs too, and peeing into a Dixie cup, and the test tube... How about the first Dexcomoter(can't remember if it was Dexcomoter or Glucomoter, any way) it plugged into the wall, was the size of a shoebox and you had to wait, I…"
Jul 9
Tab commented on Robert Yancey's group 'Type1 for 30 Plus Years'
"I hit the 40 year mark this summer. Can't remember exactly when but definitely in the summer. I remember the clinitest tablets for testing, and boiling syringes. Wow how far things have come, thank goddess. I got my first blood glucose moniter,…"
Jul 9
Eric commented on Robert Yancey's group 'Type1 for 30 Plus Years'
"Hey Shoshana27, That's great,hon. Keep going strong. Stories like your keep me positive about the future"
Jul 9
Eric commented on Robert Yancey's group 'Type1 for 30 Plus Years'
"Wow Dhoshana....78 years, that's great. Gives me hope for the future."
Jul 9
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For those who've had Type 1 diabetes for a long time. I don't really care how long. Just long.
Jun 21
Theodore Quick commented on Robert Yancey's group 'Type1 for 30 Plus Years'
"The only time I remember hearing about Benedict's Solution was when I was talking (via email) with a Cuban mother about her 7 year old Type 1 son. She was so distressed by trying to control based ONLY on Benedict's Solution testing that…"
Jun 21
john commented on Robert Yancey's group 'Type1 for 30 Plus Years'
"To Tom_B? Sent an email requesting info on Benedict's solution? The wiki here : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benedict%27s_reagent This stuff can still be purchased, but you may have to put in a special request to the pharmacy. Some pharmacists…"
Jun 20
Baby Peanut commented on Robert Yancey's group 'Type1 for 30 Plus Years'
"ah, clinitest :) dx'd in 1963, shortly before i turned 3. uh huh, 5 drops of urine, 10 drops of water. & an acetest if 3 or 4+. never did the benedicts', that sounds like a blast :) that photo was interesting, i recall a gray plastic…"
Jun 20

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How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
Associations and support
Date diagnosed
January 21, 1976
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.3
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots

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At 12:34pm on September 5, 2013, Gerald said…

Hi all...I haven't been on here for some time. I have had type 1 for 36 years...my brother 37 years. We are both pumpers!!

At 10:56am on March 7, 2012, shoshana27 said…

At 10:56am on March 7, 2012, shoshana27 said…

why don't you try the pump it's wonderful.

At 1:54am on March 5, 2012, shoshana27 said…

no i don't yet have the 75 year medal but will apply

At 2:16pm on July 27, 2010, Doris D said…
At 2:03pm on July 27, 2010, Linda G said…
Best Wishes on your Special Day Robert.....

 
 
 

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