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Thas updated their profile
Apr 9
Thas and Dallas are now friends
Mar 6
Thas liked Manny Hernandez's discussion RIP Barbara @jrtpup: share your memories of Barbara
Feb 6
Thas liked Manny Hernandez's discussion RIP Barbara @jrtpup: share your memories of Barbara
Feb 6
Thas and palomino are now friends
Feb 2
Thas and Molly are now friends
Jan 30
Thas liked rick phillips's blog post Relax, we got this!!
Jan 30
Thas replied to Manny Hernandez's discussion 'RIP Barbara @jrtpup: share your memories of Barbara'
"I have been searching for words to add here, but, like so many others, find it very difficult to express how deeply Barbara touched and how significantly she impacted my life. I have only known Barbara for a little over a year and never had the…"
Jan 28
Thas replied to Molly's discussion 'I Have Come To The Conclusion That I Hate TV Commercials!'
"TV commercial 'pet peeve' thread? Here's mine: I hate the D-med commercials - mostly because they promote lots of misconceptions. For example, am I the only one that noticed that ALL the PWD in the latest Victoza commercial are…"
Jan 28
Thas left a comment for Mari
"The one I posted now is newer (from November, 2013). The other is a couple years old."
Jan 27
Mari left a comment for Thas
"Hi Thass, Which picture is newer? You look great!"
Jan 27
Emily Coles left a comment for Thas
"It's really nice to see what you look like, Thas :)"
Jan 26
Thas replied to Manny Hernandez's discussion 'Barbara @jrtpup'
"Pup, Barbara, you have been so much help to me and to so many others. We all wish you the best. I wish you a refuah shleima, and know that you are in our prayers. All the best in this trying time to you and your family."
Jan 26
Thas replied to Shellybz's discussion 'Insulin change due to insurance'
"As with all things, YMMV... For me, Humalog worked noticeably slower and lasted noticeably longer than Novolog. I had to stop my "Humalog experiment" short, however, as I apparently have an allergy to something in the formulation. My…"
Jan 24
Thas replied to Mike F's discussion 'About 1 in 5 of my sensors don't function properly during the first week, is this typical?' in the group Dexcom Users
"I've been using Dexcom for 7 months and only had one sensor go 'bad" within the first week. I had one that seemed "off" -- but it was the transmitter that was bad, not the sensor - they replaced the transmitter under…"
Jan 13
Thas and Bailey are now friends
Jan 12

Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 2 diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
Information, support
Date diagnosed
June 13, 2012
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
5.0, 03/24/2014
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, CGM, Diet and Exercise
Tell us more about you (optional)
A1c results: 5.0, 03/24/2014; 5.1, 12/23/2013; 5.1, 9/16/2013; 5.2, 06/14/2013; 5.3, 03/17/13; 6.5, 9/13/12; 11.8, 6/13/12

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New cat - Snowball! :)

Posted on September 3, 2013 at 12:44pm 3 Comments

New cat - Snowball! :)


New Cat!

Posted on September 3, 2013 at 12:43pm 2 Comments


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At 9:11am on January 27, 2014, Mari said…

Hi Thass,
Which picture is newer? You look great!

At 10:34pm on January 26, 2014, Emily Coles said…

It's really nice to see what you look like, Thas :)

At 8:29pm on December 31, 2013, Linda G said…

At 10:02pm on July 12, 2013, Manny Hernandez said…

Thanks a lot, Thas!!!

At 6:32pm on July 10, 2013, rick phillips said…

Thas, Congratulations on being named a featured member of the week.

At 7:25pm on July 8, 2013, Stemwinder (Gary) said…

Congrats on making the Featured Members List. Please click on this VIDEO LINK. I realize that the song doesn’t quite fit but you will get the idea. .

At 3:57am on March 25, 2013, Linda G said…

At 5:17pm on December 3, 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 5:05pm on December 3, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Thas....
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends.
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,
click on "all groups". 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 as well.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
Take a look at the group..."Type 2 Diabetics".
AND....groups for folks with more than diabetes to contend with,
such as
..."Diabetes Plus".
Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!
Take care....and keep in touch!

At 7:24am on December 3, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

WELCOME to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!




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