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Stuart's Discussions

Anxiety attack diabetes... yes/no?

Started this discussion. Last reply by mohe0001 Feb 15. 9 Replies

Synonyms: T1 and P.T.S.D. ???

Started this discussion. Last reply by Diabetic Dad Jun 16, 2014. 6 Replies


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Sally and Stuart are now friends
Stuart replied to Scottyd's discussion 'How many do you know.......'
"Four of us in the immediate area whom I know. Owner of our Home & Auto Insurance Agency. The drywaller. Daughter of owner at a local Pizza Restaurant. Nurse at the CCU unit of the local "hospital". Met several others in person. But…"
Sally replied to Stuart's discussion 'Our minds, our thinking... ???' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"I was always taught to repect and listen to my elders.(Wow am I making me sound old?) So in my young mind my doctor told me he truth and I had to believe and follow what he said. And he said some very hurtful things that I took to heart. It took my…"
Apr 11
Stuart replied to Stuart's discussion 'Our minds, our thinking... ???' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"A bag of paradox?!?! Thanks for taking part... Ok, so one "failure" to another then... where did those cardboard cut out beliefs come from you think? What taught the belief of failure? What teaches us such lethal mental habits?"
Apr 11
Sally replied to Stuart's discussion 'Our minds, our thinking... ???' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"Stuart New to the forum and think I can get a lot out of this group. It will be 44 years and the emotional side of my diabetes wasn't really talked about. But during those early years the fear and failure factors were drilled into my head. I am…"
Apr 7
Stuart and dgzee are now friends
Mar 27
Stuart replied to Tabacblond's discussion 'Does anyone else in the middle of their diabetic burnout?'
"The link below has numerous listings specifically aimed at Diabetics with Eating Disorders. Can't speak to their skill(s) on the issues, but knew I could find it, if I looked long enough. Let us know…"
Mar 27
Stuart replied to Tabacblond's discussion 'Does anyone else in the middle of their diabetic burnout?'
"Appears given your description, and reading list, the burning issue is the eating disorder. Diabetes and eating disorders are very common problems. Enter the specific terms which describe what your symptoms and then enter diabetes too. Guarantee you…"
Mar 25
Stuart replied to madison's discussion 'Back from the hospital'
"Hey Madison... Being a teen is one of the roughest times. Most of us wouldn't volunteer to be your age again, if we were paid lots of money and could do so!!! It's all kinds of hard. The brain of an adult, without the ability to make most…"
Mar 19
Stuart replied to Lemonz's discussion 'Do you feel like you are aging faster than normal?'
"I'm curious... what demands physically are you under? Also caught something else you implied, any INVISABLE commplications prey tell? Most are entirely invisible... You have a disease that requires wicked vigilance, whether you want to or not.…"
Mar 19
Stuart replied to Lemonz's discussion 'Do you feel like you are aging faster than normal?'
"A wicked double meaning to that phrase...BRAVO."
Mar 19
Stuart replied to Richard157's discussion 'Very Clever Type 1 Teen'
Mar 14
Stuart replied to Richard157's discussion 'Very Clever Type 1 Teen'
"How do we find this young woman >: > Richard?"
Mar 14
Stuart replied to Richard157's discussion 'Type 1, Just Being Human'
"Always appreciate Riva's work. Think she could be over complicating pieces, but I understand the list. I'm not buying HEALTHY food, I'm just buying/eating food. Sometimes its whatever the leftover(s) might be, rarely blue or green…"
Mar 14
Stuart replied to Sarah Pearl's discussion 'isolation tank + T1D'
"Curious though, given the POINT of a sensory deprivation tank being to avoid exterior everything isn't it literally counter productive? No accusation, just wondering a technical point..."
Mar 13
Stuart replied to jane's discussion 'Pricking fngers'
"Do not use ALCOHOL swabs/pads/on cotton balls. It will increase the sting, unless your finger is dry. Plus there is no valid reason to use alcohol any longer, it was once protocol but has not been for many, many years."
Mar 12
Stuart replied to Jacob's mom's discussion 'Driving with Diabetes'
"Hello Leah: Any treatment which has to be FOUND, counted, searched for or given multiple times (candy, low dose glucose tabs) are potentially problems. Hopefully you live in a warm climate???"
Mar 12
Stuart replied to Daniel's discussion 'Diabetic Jokes'
"Enjoy frowning about it then -amused shrug-! Dour is more dangerous than diabetes will ever be. The combination is entirely lethal do not submit to dour."
Mar 12
Stuart replied to Daniel's discussion 'Diabetic Jokes'
"B-R-A-V-O Artwoman YES!!!! Grinning with glee"
Mar 12
Stuart replied to shelby76's discussion 'Do your doctors/nurses/caregivers listen to you?'
"Those last nine words should do the trick very nicely. Use them often."
Mar 10

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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?
Experienced peers... with different ideas!
Date diagnosed
March 1, 1969
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, Pump, CGM, Diet and Exercise
Tell us more about you (optional)
Approaching the 50 year mark riding this dragon.

Been a student of Karate-Do for a day or two... ask if you're interested.

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At 6:18am on December 15, 2014, Kathy said…

Stuart, I just saw your comment on Kittywolf's page and am extremely impressed with your communication skills and wisdom. You sound like a very cool person! I'm going to send you a friend request.

At 9:53pm on June 2, 2014, Linda G said…

BRAVO on being a FEATURED MEMBER Stuart!!

At 11:02am on June 1, 2014, rick (aka: #blankieboy) said…

Stuart, having cool friends is super cool. Thanks for being my new super cool friend...................................Rick

At 7:31pm on May 29, 2014, rick (aka: #blankieboy) said…

Stuart congratulations on being named a featured member of the week.

At 6:57pm on November 3, 2013, acidrock23 said…
Thx for the friend add, although I feel like I've known you for years...
At 11:04am on November 3, 2013, GinaY said…

Thank you for accepting my friend request. There are so many incredibly interesting discussions here on your page, and I really love the way you write.

At 9:53am on May 15, 2013, Linda G said…


At 7:27pm on March 31, 2013, Cora said…

Sorry for the delay. Ask away about the accupuncture.

At 2:18pm on October 28, 2012, nel said…

Thanks for the link Stuart !! ...what a timing on your part...we saw out Vet ( who does teach Tai Chi ) on our walk the other day , who handed me a pamphlet re starting dates in our Community and I found this on FB . I have not committed myself to joining his group :)
PS...another story : his daughter is an insulin pumper

At 8:15am on August 23, 2012, nel said…

Thank you again for commenting on the November 2011 picture .I hope someone can answer your question about the name and that you will be able to locate a youtube video of this set ...let us now please.Please help me with locating your discussion about Martial Arts ??




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