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Prays please.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Joyce Dec 9, 2012. 8 Replies

Heading to the hospital for Reese's surgery so he can start dialysis. We're both pretty stressed out. We need the extra love today.

I don't even know where to post. Marriage type I, CKD, end stage renal failure, dialysis.. Grrr

Started this discussion. Last reply by Marie Torregrosa Nov 29, 2012. 13 Replies

Screen name says it all! I'm a type II (19 years) married to a type I (30 years).In a months time we went from everything was "fine" to scheduling a surgery for Peri Dialysis on the 6th of Dec. His…Continue

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Gayle replied to T2wifeofaT1's discussion 'Devastating day.' in the group Married with Diabetes…
"Wow...been there,and am so sorry you've been there too! It is so stressful and overwhelming. I agree with Linda G about talking to his doctor/endocrinologist. Your husband has to take responsibility for doing what he needs to do. Does he talk…"
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Devastating day.

I went to my mom's house to pick up our boys, stopped at Ulta grabbed some new makeup, took my time driving home.... I got a message at 4:30 from my husband that he felt dizzy, I of course got angry and snapped back go eat something. I got home at 6:10, called 911 at 6:11. Walked through the door knew something was wrong. Flipped om the TV for the boys a ran to our room. I found my husband laying in a pool of sweat, no joke I could have wrung it out. He was barely breathing and choking. I gave…See More
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"Freakin' over my current weight but so happy that my A1C was 5.6"
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Dec 28, 2012
T2wifeofaT1 commented on rrrruff's blog post 'Anyone out there with Kidney complications? I need your help.'
"My husband didn't believe it either til he went in for dialysis surgery last Thursday. He's in end stage renal failure, so the symptoms didn't become obvious until he was under 15% function. Like Sparky he is always tired, and…"
Dec 12, 2012
Joyce replied to T2wifeofaT1's discussion 'Prays please.'
"Sending prayers your way. Take care"
Dec 9, 2012
still_young_at_heart replied to T2wifeofaT1's discussion 'Prays please.'
"Love and prayers from Cambridge MA. May this season fulfill its promise of rebirth for both of you. Maurie"
Dec 9, 2012
Brunetta replied to T2wifeofaT1's discussion 'Prays please.'
"Love peace and prayers to you and to Reese. God bless youBrunetta"
Dec 9, 2012
garidan replied to T2wifeofaT1's discussion 'Prays please.'
"Love plus extra love from Italy. Expect good news in return. Whish you the best."
Dec 6, 2012
Pastelpainter replied to T2wifeofaT1's discussion 'Prays please.'
"Hugs from Perth in Western Australia. Hope all goes well. I had a port put in when I was on chemo, was not a major drama."
Dec 6, 2012
smokinbeaver replied to T2wifeofaT1's discussion 'Prays please.'
"Sending you love your way! Is the surgery to put a catheter in the chest for access to dilysis? Hope it works! Sharon"
Dec 6, 2012
Zoe replied to T2wifeofaT1's discussion 'Prays please.'
"More love from California - guess we're just a loving state! Seriously, I hope the surgery goes well as does Reese's dialysis. Take care of yourself!"
Dec 6, 2012
Cosumne Jan replied to T2wifeofaT1's discussion 'Prays please.'
"XOXs from Jan in California."
Dec 6, 2012
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Prays please.

Heading to the hospital for Reese's surgery so he can start dialysis. We're both pretty stressed out. We need the extra love today.
Dec 6, 2012
Marie Torregrosa replied to T2wifeofaT1's discussion 'I don't even know where to post. Marriage type I, CKD, end stage renal failure, dialysis.. Grrr'
"I agree, and frankly, he probably doesn't have it in him to give anything to you right now--don't expect it. Therefore, you will have to seek support outside your family nucleus. If he wants to die, it is his choice. I don't want to…"
Nov 29, 2012
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Nov 25, 2012

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 2 diabetes
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February 2, 1995
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At 8:08am on February 2, 2012, Marie B said…

you might be interested in this group

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At 7:05pm on January 26, 2012, Robyn said…

Hello and Welcome!! Great pictures :)

At 2:34pm on January 26, 2012, Annabella said…

If you go to the Tuality Health center pump support group, let me know what you think of it. I think it is Medtronic centric & as I have an Animas pump I wasn't sure about going. I looked at the web site after you asked about it & there is a meeting beginning of February.

At 4:08pm on January 25, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our forum. To answer any of us back just hit the "comment back "bar under our comments and you will go to our page where you can leave a comment to us and also read abit about us.

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At 11:55am on January 25, 2012, catlover said…

Hi T2wifeofaT1- Welcome to TuD. We hope you like it here.

At 6:13am on January 25, 2012, Teena said…

By the way...hope you don't mind me asking...how open is your hubby in joining communities such as ours? It would be wonderful to have him here too :)

At 6:10am on January 25, 2012, Teena said…

Its always wonderful to have a new friend...thank you !

At 1:37am on January 25, 2012, 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 11:33pm on January 24, 2012, Teena said…

Hi there! Welcome to the community!

At 6:00pm on January 24, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Excellent A1C. WELCOME!!!

 
 
 

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