"Hugs Jen....All this sounds very much like depression to me...at the stage where he really doesn't care anymore (not helping out has to do with being drained and being depressed). He is likely doubting the reason to go on. The state of…"
"I feel like I am his nurse. I already have six kids to take care of, one who is a type I and my own diabetes. Since all this started all he does is sleep. Well, he goes to work too. About 32 hrs. He sleeps until 12:30-1 and then gets ready for work.…"
"Hi Jen. I was on hemo, not pd but do know a lot about it, as I had several friends on it. Could you tell us what you are frustrated about? Diabetes is hard enough and then to add dialysis is pretty tough. And the dialysate can affect blood sugars…"
"Hi. I am looking for someone to talk to who is in dialysis to get an idea on what is going on with my husband. He just started dialysis a few months ago. He started ccpd? this past month. He has had diabetes for 25 years. I am so frustrated with him!"
Welcome to Tudiabetes. I have never been to Belgrade, but I did visit Serbia back when it was Yugoslavia in 1968, and my daughter's boyfriend is Croatian. I grew up i n England but live in the U.S. now.
Welcome to the tudiabetes.com family. Its great to have you here and great to see type 1s making their presence known. Glad to see you are so involved in Diabetes in Serbia. We need to make sure that people are supported and educated all around the world.
Here are a few tips; on how to make the most of the site. I invite you check out the different groups; we have: there's an excellent chance you will find more than a few that you can identify with.
If you find the community useful, please:
-Link to us on your blog/site (if you have one).
-Invite; family, friends, colleagues and anyone whom you feel may benefit from it.
-Consider making a donation by clicking on the "Donate" button on the right side of the page, to support the work we do.
Also, if you know of any local newspapers, TV or radio stations that you feel could be interested in writing about our community, please let them know about our recent Press Release, announcing the community: http://www.prweb.com/releases/2007/8/prweb546849.htm;
Last, if you run into Spanish-only speaking folks, please let them know about EsTuDiabetes.com;, our sister Spanish-speaking community.
We look forward to hearing from you and sharing your experiences with us.
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