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CHAT

Started this discussion. Last reply by jrtpup Mar 30, 2013. 3 Replies

How come no one is ever in the chat room? Are there so few member here that people are only in the chat room at certain times? I enjoy chatting with people but no one is ever here.ThanksContinue

DRUGS DRUGS DRUGS

Started this discussion. Last reply by Zoe Mar 25, 2013. 3 Replies

Do you ever get confused as me with all the drugs the dr's have you on?I recently went into the Hospital with congested Heart Failure and came out with MORE DRUGS! added to my already long list.right…Continue

I really need help

Started this discussion. Last reply by boilerman Apr 4, 2013. 9 Replies

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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for boilerman
"Boilerman, Happy Birthday!! I hope your day and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill."
Aug 8
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Aug 8, 2013
Linda G left a comment for boilerman
"Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES…"
Aug 8, 2013
rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for boilerman
"Boilerman happy birthday!! Here is hoping your day is full of joy and happiness."
Aug 8, 2013
twinchick commented on boilerman's blog post 'No Title'
"1.Throw out the salt shaker 2. Record your sodium intake to help make you accountable. 3.Use herbs to put some sparkle in your plate make a new game plan, that fits you. Good luck. Nancy"
Apr 6, 2013
boilerman replied to boilerman's discussion 'I really need help'
"Thanks to all that have replied so far. They must do things different where ever most of you are at. Here NO Pharmacy will do that for you. Take time to talk to you .Heck you are lucky if they will say hello to you. The majority of my drugs are by…"
Apr 4, 2013
Kathy commented on boilerman's blog post 'No Title'
"I have kidney problems and salt restriction is crucial. But oh so very hard. Restaurant eating is nearly impossible and I used to socialize a lot over restaurant meals - book club, knitting group, etc. I am now retired so have time to cook things…"
Mar 31, 2013
Pastelpainter commented on boilerman's blog post 'No Title'
"You can buy all sorts of herbal substitutes for salt. I find salt dulls the flavour of real food, so I use very little. Falling off the wagon with regard to diet is much harder and something I struggle with too. I don't call it diet either, I…"
Mar 31, 2013
jrtpup replied to boilerman's discussion 'CHAT'
"Why not both? I like chat, and I like participating in discussions as well. Come check us out some time ;0"
Mar 30, 2013
Stemwinder (Gary) replied to boilerman's discussion 'CHAT'
"Chat does seem to come and go. It is most popular after the dinner hour. If you visit Chat and find no one there please be patient people pop in and out often during the day and someone usually comes along after a short while. Please don't give…"
Mar 30, 2013
renka commented on boilerman's blog post 'No Title'
"I struggle with meal planning also. I don't like to call. It diet but hey whatever it's called. I just want to have good sugars. I've b even really concentrating on this and I am just TAKING IT ONE DAY AT A TIME. Sounds so cliche but…"
Mar 30, 2013
acidrock23 replied to boilerman's discussion 'CHAT'
"I don't go in the chat room much as I'm not a huge fan of it. I like all the people there and certainly miss the people who go there instead of the forums but I'm a big fan of message boards > chat/ twitter/ FB for D stuff, which…"
Mar 30, 2013
boilerman posted a blog post

GRRRRRR I just cannot get and stay with the program. Staying with any kind of a diet seems to be impossible for me! I start off good but slowly go back to my old ways every time. I know I need to los…

GRRRRRRI just cannot get and stay with the program. Staying with any kind of a diet seems to be impossible for me! I start off good but slowly go back to my old ways every time. I know I need to lose weight and most important I need to STAY away from SALT! but I am addicted to salt I guess.See More
Mar 30, 2013
boilerman posted a discussion

CHAT

How come no one is ever in the chat room? Are there so few member here that people are only in the chat room at certain times? I enjoy chatting with people but no one is ever here.ThanksSee More
Mar 30, 2013
Gb replied to boilerman's discussion 'I really need help'
"Boilerman, this would be a good time to get someone in your life to act as an advocate. I know when my sugars are nuts I can't really think straight, and if you've had trauma recently maybe you aren't too sure about Exactly…"
Mar 25, 2013
Zoe replied to boilerman's discussion 'DRUGS DRUGS DRUGS'
"As I suggested on a previous thread, I've had a doctor tell me that when you approach 10 meds you are entering the danger zone and you are beyond that even with just the prescription meds. I would suggest making an appointment with your PCP.…"
Mar 25, 2013

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
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Date diagnosed
March 5, 2004
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Oral, Shots

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GRRRRRR I just cannot get and stay with the program. Staying with any kind of a diet seems to be impossible for me! I start off good but slowly go back to my old ways every time. I know I need to los…

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GRRRRRR
I just cannot get and stay with the program. Staying with any kind of a diet seems to be impossible for me! I start off good but slowly go back to my old ways every time. I know I need to lose weight and most important I need to STAY away from SALT! but I am addicted to salt I guess. Continue

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At 1:00pm on August 8, 2014, Linda G said…

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From morning till night
May your SPECIAL DAY be bright

And nicer than ever before!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY BOILERMAN!!
(You haven't commented in a long while. Have you been away?
Is everything alright....can we help??)
The Chat Room on our home page is open daily. Please join us :)
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At 4:43am on August 8, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Boilerman, Happy Birthday!! I hope your day and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill.

At 6:47am on August 8, 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 BOILERMAN!!
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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 every day!
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At 6:15am on August 8, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 3:32am on August 8, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Boilerman happy birthday!! Here is hoping your day is full of joy and happiness.

At 6:36am on March 22, 2013, Eb said…

Me too. Be sure to send me a link to those woodworking photos once you get them online.

At 11:36am on February 17, 2013, catlover said…

Hi boilerman- Welcome to TuD. We are glad you joined the community and we hope you like it here.

At 3:10am on February 16, 2013, 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 6:20pm on February 15, 2013, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home boilerman!!
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.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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Take a look at the group..."Type 2 Diabetics".
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AND....groups for folks with more than diabetes to contend with,
such as
..."Diabetes Plus".
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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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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 5:18pm on February 15, 2013, 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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