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thanks to everyone

Started this discussion. Last reply by Leo2 Nov 16, 2012. 2 Replies

I'm on my fourth day of my new low-carb diet, with increased focus on insulin reactions, and writing down a food log and my sugars. I have lost 3 pounds... basically just by giving up some of my…Continue

continuous glucose monitoring

Started this discussion. Last reply by Terry Nov 13, 2012. 17 Replies

I have had type 1 diabetes for 43 years.I just found out today that my insurance probably covers this..For those of you who do continue glucose monitoring, what exactly is it (I'm taking a classs…Continue

common cold

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ruth Nov 6, 2012. 4 Replies

dumb question, but besides drinking tea and staying warming and lots of Kleenex, do you take any decongestants?I have to work today (4 hours)... I'm tired already.. Had hot lunch with a lot of tea.…Continue

 

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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for ame e.
"Ame e. Happy Birthday !! I hope your day the and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill."
Nov 9
ame e. replied to TamaraHope's discussion 'Pregnant type 1's?'
"I am a type I who has had 2 children 13 months apart. My kids basically came naturally and the A1cs were not great to start. The important thing is that you really watch your control now. Go to a specialist diabetic pregnancy clinic if you live near…"
Dec 12, 2013
ame e. replied to Spock's discussion '50 Year Joslin Medal'
"congratulations. I have had type 1 44 years, and would like to know how you went about applying.. Ame"
Dec 12, 2013
ame e. replied to Tabacblond's discussion 'Does it get any better ... ever?'
"Having had diabetes 44 years, one thing I can tell you is that you have to take it one day at a time. Don't expect perfect numbers, but look for something obvious you can do to improve control. Talk to your healthcare provider about this. The…"
Dec 11, 2013
ame e. left a comment for rick the "Blogabetic"
"Thanks for the birthday wishes.. Ame E."
Nov 9, 2013
Linda G left a comment for ame e.
"Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES…"
Nov 9, 2013
rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for ame e.
"Ame e. happy birthday!! Here is hoping your day is full of joy and happiness."
Nov 9, 2013
ame e. and shoshana27 are now friends
Nov 22, 2012
Terry replied to ame e.'s discussion 'thanks to everyone'
"ame - Good luck with your new LC diet. I lost about 13% of my body weight (23 pounds) with a LC diet I started May 1 of this year. My weight loss occurred in the first three months and I haven't gained any weight back. I found (and still find)…"
Nov 15, 2012
ame e. posted a discussion

thanks to everyone

I'm on my fourth day of my new low-carb diet, with increased focus on insulin reactions, and writing down a food log and my sugars. I have lost 3 pounds... basically just by giving up some of my favorite high salt, high bloat, high fat, high carb foods.I feel better and have better numbers...This is unlike diets I have done in the past, in that I am not eliminating any major food groups... I am surprised it is working. It is sort of a diabetic takeoff on the low belly fat diet. I'm drinking a…See More
Nov 15, 2012
Terry replied to ame e.'s discussion 'continuous glucose monitoring'
"I went on the Dexcom CGM in 2009. Prior to that my BGs and A1c's had been on a long rise. My A1c's went from consistently mid 6% range to as high as 8.5%. It was a long and difficult struggle to bring down my average BG and A1c. I credit…"
Nov 13, 2012
acidrock23 replied to ame e.'s discussion 'continuous glucose monitoring'
"One thing that I noticed with a pump and then a bit more with the CGM is that really small adjustments, like +/- .1U/G carb or .025U/ hour will make a difference in my ability to keep BG reasonably stable. I was suprised to see that when I'd…"
Nov 13, 2012
Spock replied to ame e.'s discussion 'continuous glucose monitoring'
"Thanks ame e. I did not know that."
Nov 13, 2012
ame e. replied to ame e.'s discussion 'continuous glucose monitoring'
"Glad to hear it... Thanks for writing back. Ame E."
Nov 13, 2012
ame e. replied to ame e.'s discussion 'continuous glucose monitoring'
"Thanks for responding. I am so impressed with everyone's A1cs... MIne is 8... getting mine to below 7 would be a miracle.."
Nov 13, 2012
ame e. replied to ame e.'s discussion 'continuous glucose monitoring'
"It's provided at the site where I get my diabetes care. I have no idea who exactly puts it on. After the class, I will have more of an idea of whether or not I want to do the CGM and then talk to the guy who knows about supplies covered and…"
Nov 13, 2012

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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?
advice and fellowship
Date diagnosed
September 1, 1969
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
8.0
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots
Tell us more about you (optional)
I've had diabetes for 43 years. I still need to work on writing down blood sugars and losing weight. I exercise and do not eat sweets.. I also have hypothyroid and hypercholesterolemia.

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At 10:30am on November 9, 2014, Linda G said…

You're welcome!! I figured sending you the cat w mouse would be a bit of a link with your kitten...if nothing more ;)\

At 5:57am on November 9, 2014, Linda G said…

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May your SPECIAL DAY be bright

And nicer than ever before!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY AME!!
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At 5:36am on November 9, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…
Ame e. Happy Birthday !! I hope your day the and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill.
At 10:19am on November 9, 2013, Linda G said…

Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES AME!!
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Hey, take a couple of minutes and do The Big Big blue Test!!
http://bigbluetest.org/
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At 1:15am on November 9, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

HAPPY, HAPPY BIRTHDAY,ame e. , I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 12:24am on November 9, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…
Ame e. happy birthday!! Here is hoping your day is full of joy and happiness.
At 4:52pm on November 9, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you ame....
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
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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!
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At 1:14pm on November 9, 2012, ame e. said…

THANK YOU FOR THE BIRTHDAY WISHES..

At 5:21am on November 9, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,ame.e. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 7:48am on October 24, 2012, shoshana27 said…

welcome ame e.:)

 
 
 

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