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Linda G left a comment for brennancassidy
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY Brennan!! Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! (You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK) Have a GREAT "ME" DAY…"
Dec 25, 2012
Zoe replied to brennancassidy's discussion 'Symlin Losing Effect' in the group Symlin Users Forum
"Yes, the Symlin website says the vials have already been discontinued but they predict there will be supplies available for a few months. But then, that's it."
May 12, 2011
Cheri replied to brennancassidy's discussion 'Symlin Losing Effect' in the group Symlin Users Forum
"DON'T GIVE UP! It's complicated and takes time but here's the thing - you MUST wait to take your bolus. The pharmacology of Symlin is complex - basically, it is a drug-induced form of gastroparesis (delays digestion). So, think of it…"
May 12, 2011
Debbie replied to brennancassidy's discussion 'Symlin Losing Effect' in the group Symlin Users Forum
"I'm frustrated , too. my BG stays super low after a meal, but then 2 hours later....BOOM...a spike of 180 and higher!! the whole point of symlin for me is to take less insulin (because you take 50% insulin bolus), but if i have to take a huge…"
May 12, 2011
Cheery Love replied to brennancassidy's discussion 'Symlin Losing Effect' in the group Symlin Users Forum
"i dont use the pen. i do bottles & needles."
Mar 18, 2011
Robyn left a comment for brennancassidy
"Hello and Welcome!"
Mar 17, 2011
Cheri replied to brennancassidy's discussion 'Symlin Losing Effect' in the group Symlin Users Forum
"Symlin is available in a vial - but I thought I read they were discontinuing that?"
Mar 17, 2011
Cheri replied to brennancassidy's discussion 'Symlin Losing Effect' in the group Symlin Users Forum
"Well, this time, I have only been on it for about 2 months. Yes, I still feel the same effect and it certainly does curb appetite in terms of in-between meal snacking - but I really think a lot of that comes down to what you choose to eat. I stick…"
Mar 17, 2011
Linda G left a comment for brennancassidy
Mar 17, 2011
brennancassidy joined Anne Findlay's group
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Triabetes

A group for those interested in triathlon and diabetes. Also for those interested in following the Triabetes documentary, exercise research and team development for 2008 and beyond.See More
Mar 17, 2011
brennancassidy left a comment for Marie B
"Thanks... O I'm involved with Insulin Dependence and Triabetes already!"
Mar 17, 2011
brennancassidy replied to brennancassidy's discussion 'Symlin Losing Effect' in the group Symlin Users Forum
"That makes sense... How long have you been on it? You still feel the effect is the same?"
Mar 17, 2011
brennancassidy replied to brennancassidy's discussion 'Symlin Losing Effect' in the group Symlin Users Forum
"How do you give yourself 20 units if the pen only allows for 15, 30, 45...?"
Mar 17, 2011
Marie B left a comment for brennancassidy
"hi there and welcome! you might want to take a look at this Group http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/triabetes"
Mar 17, 2011
Cheri replied to brennancassidy's discussion 'Symlin Losing Effect' in the group Symlin Users Forum
"I should have added that I vary the amount I take based on the number of carbs in a meal - fewer carbs, lower dose - more carbs, higher dose. So far, my max is 60, but if needed, I will certainly think about a higher dose."
Mar 17, 2011
Cheery Love replied to brennancassidy's discussion 'Symlin Losing Effect' in the group Symlin Users Forum
"i think on the paper in the box, it says 20 UNITS per meal. at one point - a year ago, i felt i had become immune to it. i went off for a month or so then started back on. i have been very regular since then. but - i take 20 for breakfast (about…"
Mar 17, 2011

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Help with management of diabetes
Date diagnosed
August 1, 1998

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At 9:53pm on December 25, 2013, Linda G said…

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Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES BRENNAN!!
(You've been away from Tu.diabetes for quite some while, haven't you?
Is everything alright....can we help??)
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At 8:44pm on December 25, 2012, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Brennan!!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
(You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK)
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 7:27pm on March 17, 2011, Robyn said…
Hello and Welcome!
At 10:53am on March 17, 2011, Linda G said…
At 8:11am on March 17, 2011, Marie B said…
hi there and welcome! you might want to take a look at this Group

http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/triabetes
At 6:51pm on March 16, 2011, Jesus Ingles said…
Welcome to our wonderful cyber home away from home. Hope you stay awhile, if you have any questions or just need some support, please feel free to reach out to any of us since we’re all here for each other. Look around and join any discussions that might be of interest.
At 6:15pm on March 16, 2011, Donna H said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes! Check out some of the groups -- it's a great way to get to know the community.
At 6:03pm on March 16, 2011, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR HUGE (WORLD WIDE) CARING, LOVING, & UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Here's a link with loads of info on it to help our new member's learn more "About Us" : http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
At 5:23pm on March 16, 2011, Linda G said…
Welcome home Brennan........
Take a peek at some the other groups when you get a chance. Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
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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 care....and keep in touch!
 
 
 

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