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Sean401 joined Manny Hernandez's group

Single Diabetics

You may or may not be dating, but if you have diabetes and have no life partner currently, this is the group for you.
Jul 23, 2013
Sean401 joined David Nelson's group

Diabetics With Anxiety

It has been proven that diabetics are more prone to anxiety than non-diabetics. Let's share and support each other.See More
Jul 23, 2013
Sean401 updated their profile
Jul 23, 2013
Sean401 replied to Type2Tommy's discussion 'So Afraid and Sad: My story.'
"Welcome Tommy, I am a new T1 diagnosed Oct,11 2011, I had DKA and had lost 40 lbs. and was hospitalized for three days, I was teamed up with my Endo and she is amazing. Being Dx a diabetic is life changing, I am 39 years old and decided to accept it…"
Jan 23, 2012
Sean401 commented on Tara's blog post 'Introductions Are In Order'
"Hi, I am Sean and I was diagnosed Secondary Type 1 Oct.11 2011. Tara you have taken control of your D and on the right path to living a long healthy life. My diagnoses as a T1 has been a life changing event but I have accepted it and control it with…"
Dec 16, 2011
Sean401 commented on Christina Luis's group 'Free Stuff'
"Today I got my FreeStyle Lite meter with ten strips and carrying case and also received my Lantus Solostar purple carrying case in the mail. I will use the case everyday and the meter will be kept in my wifes car. I am expecting a sample insulin…"
Dec 16, 2011
Sean401 replied to Jen's discussion 'Are there different kinds of Type 1?'
"I am diagnosed as a secondary Type 1. To me it is the same as a T1, I take insulin 4 times a day and Pills 2 times a day. They call it secondary because my main problem is my pancreas (Due to having severe Pancreatitus). My Endo says my Pancreas…"
Dec 12, 2011
Sean401 posted a status
"I am looking for a good low carb dessert worth eating!!!"
Dec 12, 2011
Sean401 joined Andrew O's group

Drug studies, clinical trials and research groups

Are you interested in - or participating in - the research that may be driving next year's most promising treatments? Please join and share your experiences and questions.
Dec 8, 2011
Sean401 joined Manny Hernandez's group

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Dec 8, 2011
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diabetics involved in research

Diabetics involved in diabetes research
Dec 8, 2011
Sean401 joined Bill's group

New Diabetics.

This group is for people who just learned that they have Diabetes and anyone who wishes to help them out.
Dec 8, 2011
Sean401 joined JDavid's group

Needle Diabetics

For diabetics on insulin via pens and syringes on fixed or sliding scale...
Dec 8, 2011
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Diabetics without Medical Insurance

Health care should be a right not a luxury.Don't have any insurance? Don't qualify for any? Mad about it? Frustrated? Worried? This is your group. You can rant or complain or talk about it.See More
Dec 7, 2011
Sean401 joined Christina Luis's group

Free Stuff

This is a place to find or list resources for Free or discounted (please make it a good discount) Diabetic Supplies. We all Love Free Stuff. ****Please do NOT post prescriptions items, as it goes against the Terms of Use of TuDiabetes.****See More
Dec 6, 2011
Sean401 joined Holger Schmeken's group

Carb Counting by Example

Correct carb counting is very important. The members of this group can present pictures of their meals and the estimated carb counts. This way we can improve our judgement and learn to overcome common mistakes by sharing our experiences.
Dec 6, 2011

Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
As a new Type One Diabetic I want to learn new ways of eating and staying healthy so I can I control my Diabetes, instead of it controling me.
Date diagnosed
October 11, 2011
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, Diet and Exercise

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At 5:44pm on December 5, 2011, Donna H said…

Welcome to TuDiabetes! Check out some of the groups -- it's a great way to get to know the community.

At 9:48pm on November 29, 2011, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO ONE OF THE GREATEST FAMILIES YOU WILL EVER MEET MY FRIEND!!!! WE'RE GLAD YOU JOINED US!!!!!!!!!! Please introduce yourself on our forum. Questions??? Just ask one of us or post it on our forum and you will get many answers there.

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At 4:13am on November 29, 2011, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 2:15am on November 29, 2011, 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 8:43pm on November 28, 2011, Linda G said…

Welcome home Sean. October 11th's diagnosis is still very's it all going?
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.
Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
Take care....and keep in touch!




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