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Stuart's Discussions

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

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

Low today !?!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Stuart Feb 13. 12 Replies

 

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angivan replied to Stuart's discussion 'Sorry Honey...' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"I do tell my hubby "Sorry for giving you a scare tonight", if nothing else to make sure he knows I appreciate him putting up with it all. My ex couldn't handle it, too much fear of me dying and way too self-absorbed to help look out…"
yesterday
Stuart and Kathy are now friends
Thursday
Stuart replied to Zoe's discussion 'Lows....Running the Train!'
"Dead wrong sister. TREAT, then test (if you must), that extra time searching, trying to figure out how to use the bloody machine, hey, its got a flashlight in the screen COOL... the time wasted testing, is lethally dangerous... SODA, in the arm…"
Thursday
Stuart replied to pancreaswanted's discussion 'well meaning people around lows'
"Lol, any extra jobs ?!?! Was never fond of getting the call over the intercom 4, 5, 6 times every single day. Did you EAT yet... you have lunch... what was for lunch... variations on the same theme. Concern, often excess, frequently extremely…"
Thursday
Stuart replied to Kittywolf's discussion 'T1 with other ilness - when do you get worried?'
"Unfortunately, if "they" are not highly experienced with Diabetes specifically, many, many (most?) blow their gaskets easily. Ridiculous over reaction(s), defensive medicine, something else... take your pick."
Thursday
Stuart replied to Christalyn's discussion 'I will not apologize for my behavior!'
"Let me see if I can get the keyboard to work this time... grrrr, apologies was attempting to better edit, and spell check. Sheepish embarrassed look..."
Wednesday
Stuart replied to Christalyn's discussion 'I will not apologize for my behavior!'
"They can make ANY claim they wish... quack or white coat, same same. What I do not suffer is arrogence or condescension in any forn. We will choose, the course they do not!a If they can prove their ridiculous claims... im in. But met many over time…"
Wednesday
Kathy left a comment for Stuart
"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."
Dec 15
Stuart replied to Stuart's discussion 'Sorry Honey...' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"I wish... but thank you for the kindness."
Dec 11
Stuart replied to Stuart's discussion 'Sorry Honey...' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"Succeeded yet? Whether mine or others entirely ghosts come to visit. I have rarely been able to slay them."
Dec 11
Stuart is now friends with Adele and Rebecca
Dec 11
Sam I am replied to Stuart's discussion 'Sorry Honey...' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"Hi Stuart. I was thinking of this post after I had one of my worst lows ever. (previous worst was when I was a kid.) My husband works 2nd shift and came home to me barely consious enough to ask for help. I thought about this post between post low bs…"
Dec 10
Fred Goldberg replied to Stuart's discussion '50y.o. (almost) now what ...' in the group Type1 for 30 Plus Years
"@Jane Dullius, I just read your reply, you communicate very well! There are several types of pumps you might find you like. The Omnipod attaches to your body directly, and the Amimas Ping has a remote control blood test meter, so you can hide the…"
Dec 10
Kittywolf and Stuart are now friends
Dec 10
Stuart replied to pancreaswanted's discussion 'well meaning people around lows'
"Yup. It is far harder for THEM, than it ever is for us. They are forced to watch, unwilling voyeurs to events which APPEAR to be controllable... to their perception anyway. Their perception of diabetes rarely meets reality(ies) of the real…"
Dec 9
Stuart replied to Kittywolf's discussion 'T1 with other ilness - when do you get worried?'
"Hello Kittywolf: I'll take a bite of this one. There are entirely valid and GOOD reasons to go and visit the local ER. Now and at any time in the future, you will always make the judgement(s). Thank you for that advice, I will not be going for…"
Dec 9
Stuart replied to guitarnut's discussion 'Urgent Advice Needed'
"Exercise when blood sugar is above a certain point c. 250 +/- runs the risk of making you climb even HIGHER. For most it is a "text book" diabetes problem, versus the real world diabetes but, it can happen. Be careful more than a little if…"
Dec 6
Stuart replied to guitarnut's discussion 'Urgent Advice Needed'
"I second what Zoe said! Come on, give us the "dummy stick" you're beating yourself up with, hand it over (Holding out his hand) come on. 200 is nothing. You're sick. Try and get some electrolytes too. How you feeling today?!?!…"
Dec 6
Stuart replied to Kittywolf's discussion 'The fundumentls of avoiding DKA'
"Stop winding yourself up as much as you can... Look, high numbers can and DO happen every so often. "Spank them", and stop frustrating yourself. Blood sugar is like a three year old child with a temper tantrum. Things happen. The trick is…"
Dec 6
Stuart replied to Rebecca's discussion 'Need someone to talk to'
"Whats going on? Forced to watch someone else's "pet" is a very different creature than owning it yourself. Which diabetic "ghosty" is whispering the loudest in your ear?"
Dec 6

Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
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
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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 the "Blogabetic" 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 the "Blogabetic" 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…

BRAVO ON BEING A FEATURED MEMBER STUART!!

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 https://www.facebook.com/TaiChiMastery?ref=stream . 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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