Hi there,Has any of you ever used a web based service for taking care of your feet?Have you ever had a foot ulcer? How did it effect the quality of your life?Please share your valuable experience.Continue
Hey everyone. International Diabetes Federation and Diabetes Hands Foundation are trying to convince Google for giving Sir Frederick Banting a Doodle on World Diabetes Day 2012. Please sign the…Continue
Wow.. what a moving story! And scary too... I hope it heals soon and you have normal function once again. All the best.
Can you describe in 2-4 sentences, how you "feel" about the foot ulcer issue?"
"Hi Maurie, I asked this question as I am preparing a presentation regarding how a web based service might improve the quality of life of a person with a foot ulcer.
I am not sure that there's one quite like the thing that I am proposing. Let…"
"Web based foot service????
On the topic of foot ulcers..I had one...refused to heal...spent 7 months going to a wound care center between 1-3 week. We tried everything...finally on Dec 29th, we decided to remove a portion (about 4 cm)of my 5th…"
How does one use a web based service to take care of one's feet? I've never had a foot ulcer but if you are dealing with one I would try to see a real (rather than virtual) doctor immediately. A foot ulcer that gets out of hand can…"
Hi there,Has any of you ever used a web based service for taking care of your feet?Have you ever had a foot ulcer? How did it effect the quality of your life?Please share your valuable experience.See More
"Personally I've been very happy with the "diabetes supply art" here on tudiabetes and elsewhere.
Some of the pictures in Bliss's "The Discovery of Insulin".
There's a thin line between stigmatized images and…"
"Hey Jen, I think you just gave an awesome idea... so this is the petition which will later be sent to Google with a detailed proposal. I think the rDNA can be added to that proposal. Thanks a lot for this great idea..."
"Dear sana.salaam.thank you for replying.i am a diabetologist.i treat diabetes patients here in mumbai.The condition here in India is pretty bad too!!same old stuff...too much oil,fried,high carb food.so a huge number of ppl going towards…"
"I know the DOC tried to get a diabetes Doodle several years ago and it got a fair number of signatures (I think 10,000?) but failed because Google gave some response about how they only do these for obscure, geeky things and not mainstream…"
"Dear Kavita, Thanks a lot for connecting. I'm 28 years old and Type 1. Tell me more about yourself. I read that you do not have diabetes yourself. What makes you interested in knowing more about diabetes? Whats the situation in India? etc"
Assalam-o-alaikum. I am privileged and was highly impressed to hear your story during a seminar at MH Rawalpindi last year.I wish to benefit from your experiences as a patient of diabetes as I am also a Type II for the last about 9 years. May Allah bless you & your family.
Dear sana.salaam.thank you for replying.i am a diabetologist.i treat diabetes patients here in mumbai.The condition here in India is pretty bad too!!same old stuff...too much oil,fried,high carb food.so a huge number of ppl going towards diabetes,plus excessive stress due to extended working hours etc..but the only way out now is education and awareness!!and I'm trying to do my bit by giving maximum time to each and every patient of mine to try and explain to them what diabetes actially is!
hi sana.my name is kavita.im 27yrs old.i live in mumbai,india.i happened to be going through the IDF site and was very pleased to find sumone close to home being a part of such a huge organisation concerned with diabetes.hats off to you!!congratulations on being selected.hope we can be friends and continue this fight against this dreadfull life threatening disease which is a silent killer for millions world wide.take care
Thanks, Sana. Good to connect here. I've been T1 since 14. I started volunteering with JDRF and then began working for them four years ago. It's great that through TuDiabetes we're able to cross the geographical boundaries and really work together! Have a nice weekend!
Salaam Aliakum Nice to see some one from Pakistan. My name is Kamran and I live in Lahore. Chartered Accountant by profession and works in Sui Gas. Married with 3 kids. :-) My last one is 1 year old and she was born after i was diagnosed with diabetes.
For control i take 26 units of Novorapid with each meal (additional if i am into Lahori khaba etc. ) and around 54 units of latus at night.
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