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Kristad15 and TeeBee are now friends
Mar 25
TeeBee replied to Jim Devlin's discussion 'NIGHTMARES'
"When I was diagnosed, my educator at the time told me that if I had a low while asleep it would more than likely be accompanied by a dream in which something was going to "get" me. I was quite skeptical at her ability to predict my dreams,…"
Nov 17, 2012
TeeBee replied to Andrew's discussion 'Lets play high/ low. What's your highest and lowest reading you recall, EVER?'
"Highest = 30.6 mmol/L (551 mg/dL) Lowest = 0.9 mmol/L (16.2 mg/dL)"
May 9, 2012
TeeBee replied to Mike S.'s discussion 'Dumb People Comments!'
"I hear this one constantly as well. I asked one woman if she could tell by looking whether a person had a functioning pancreas. Actually ended up having a fine conversation with her as we were selecting produce in the grocery store. (she had noticed…"
Nov 8, 2011
TeeBee joined Felix's group
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Diabetic Food and Cooking

This group is for any diabetics who are into cooking, farming, diabetic recipes, organic and natural foods, or who just like eating really taste stuff.
Sep 2, 2011
TeeBee replied to Manny Hernandez's discussion 'Diabetes and storms: how to prepare?'
"One evening when I was at work, a tornado warning was issued for the area of my home (small town 20 minutes away from my work). Kids were home and prepared; they had hunkered down in the basement with all the appropriate gear. My boss sent me home,…"
Aug 26, 2011
TeeBee replied to Mike's discussion 'Late onset honeymoon period?'
"I was diagnosed when pregnant, and after our daughter was born, needed no insulin for about 8 weeks. Checked blood 4 times daily until the numbers started creeping up again, at which point the insulin again became part of the daily routine..."
Aug 20, 2011
TeeBee replied to dino's discussion 'Are you the chosen one? ... Type 1, that is.'
"I am also a chosen one, dx in 1993 at age 23, 6 and 1/2 months pregnant."
Aug 18, 2011
TeeBee replied to mhynes's discussion 'Infusion sites for a tubed pump'
"I think I must be an exception for pumping - I HATE using my stomach; use my legs whenever I can. I have no problems with tubing whatsoever."
Jul 30, 2011
TeeBee replied to Laura S.'s discussion 'Ping Meter gone bad?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I had this happen once; same message. Tech support told me it was a power issue, use a back up meter, another is on the way. Had a replacement the next day"
Jul 9, 2011
TeeBee replied to MyBustedPancreas's discussion 'How Much Do You Spend on Your T1D?'
"I am truly blessed to have the insurance plan that I do. I just figured out my bills for the first half of this year, a shade under $5800, of which I payed out of pocket slightly less than $80. Insurance reimbursed me for my pump when I got it last…"
Jul 8, 2011
TeeBee replied to The Diabetic Chef's discussion 'Let's be honest! What's your Pump's name and how did you come up with it?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"My Pump's name is Grover, 'cuz he's little, blue, and cute."
Jun 30, 2011
TeeBee replied to Anna Banana's discussion 'Diabetes years'
"17 years"
Jun 26, 2011
TeeBee replied to Ally's discussion 'Low blood sugars and numb lips'
"Same thing happens to me, and my tongue tingles too."
May 3, 2011
TeeBee joined Manny Hernandez's group
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Diabetes Grocery Shopping

Let's share our grocery shopping lists!
Mar 29, 2011
TeeBee joined Manny Hernandez's group
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Animas Insulin Pump Users

For users of any model of Animas insulin pumps.Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin pumps and pump supplies, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association and Insulin for Life, which…See More
Jan 3, 2011

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How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
information, contact with persons having same difficulties I do in managing this disorder
Date diagnosed
December 8, 1993
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
8.0
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, Diet and Exercise

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At 5:39pm on September 7, 2010, catlover said…
Hi TeeBee- Welcome to TuD. We hope you like it here.
At 4:24pm on September 6, 2010, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR REALLY BIG FAMILY THAT SEEMS TO GROW BY THE DAY!!!!!!!
Please put up a picture for us so we can tell you from other's on our Forum.
At 7:25am on September 6, 2010, Marie B said…
hi there TeeBee, welcome!
At 5:49pm on September 5, 2010, clarence haynes said…
Greetings from TORONTO, INSULIN CITY, where INSULIN was discovered by BANTING & BEST, JULY 30 1921. I am a 93 year partner og www.brdfoundation.com We are looking for a diabetic webmaster and volunteers. Check out our website and give us your opinions,and please check my photos, you might find them interesting. AMIGO clarence.haynes@sympatica.ca
At 4:34pm on September 5, 2010, Linda G said…

Welcome home TeeBee....fellow Canadian!
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 and take a look at the Canada Embassy page as well.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for. Here are a few useful links to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/minimedparadigmusers
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes/New_Member_Guide
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I wanted to make you aware of the TuAnalyze application we've launched on TuDiabetes, which is now mapping averages of A1c values in the US and Canada...
http://www.tudiabetes.org/forum/topics/tuanalyze-now-mapping-canada

Actually, once we get more people in Canada to participate in the project, provinces there will begin to light up.
Here's how you can enter your A1c on TuAnalyze:
-Click on this link: http://www.tudiabetes.org/profiles/profile/apps
-You will be taken to your My Apps page.
-Give it a few seconds.
-Click on the button and follow the rest of the instructions on the screen.
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If you click on "About Us" on the top banner, you will find the explanation of the founding of TuDiabetes and the name
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes/index/show?noteKey=What_is_TuDiabetes%3F
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Take care....and keep in touch!
At 10:18am on September 5, 2010, Jim Roach said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes TeeBee!
 
 
 

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