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blood pressure and swollen face hands and feet

Started this discussion. Last reply by lh378 Aug 15. 14 Replies

Hi all to early to ask for medical help here, so thought I would ask here, my fav place.my blood pressure this morning is 115/81 again 118/89 and last one 116/86 my face is swollen, hands and feet.…Continue

Tags: swelling, kidneys, swollen, edema

victoza repeated

Started this discussion. Last reply by Christopher Aug 18. 17 Replies

Hi all, I know this topic has been done but do not see anythng recent.I am a type 1 and was told about Victoza and may help me as I have become a bit insulin resistance.anyone on it now, is there…Continue

Tags: type1, victoza

Prolotherapy for nerve pain

Started May 21 0 Replies

Hi all have any of you had prolotherapy treatments for nerve pain? I have had acupunture now they want to try this. Lyrica and aaaaaall the other pills don't seem to work.

Tramadol

Started this discussion. Last reply by Terrie Apr 22. 5 Replies

Has anyone been given this medicine? I am a bit nervous to using it as it is a 1 pill for 24 hours and I do not need it every day as I have way to many pain pills as it is for my neuropathy.

Tags: neuropathy, pain, tramadol

 

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dishers updated their profile
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dishers replied to dishers's discussion 'replacement of transmitter' in the group Dexcom Users
"yes that is what I am doing as I put this sensor on on Sunday. it is only Wed. Transmitter still says low but is showing out of range symbol. all day. very very strange."
Oct 22
Bill Quick replied to dishers's discussion 'replacement of transmitter' in the group Dexcom Users
"Call Dexcom and explain the situation. They might give you $$$ credit for the sensor if you need to switch out early... it's up to them, of course..."
Oct 22
dishers replied to dishers's discussion 'replacement of transmitter' in the group Dexcom Users
"That answered my question thank you. It has the out of range since this morning so I am assuming it is now toast sigh. I just put my sensor in 2 days ago"
Oct 22
Michael McClure replied to dishers's discussion 'replacement of transmitter' in the group Dexcom Users
"I believe you can. I recall reading this in a thread last year. But, Daniel is also giving good info. I got the same notice about m Tx battery running low a couple of weeks ago, just after putting on a new sensor. I didn't have my new Tx yet,…"
Oct 22
Tapestry replied to dishers's discussion 'replacement of transmitter' in the group Dexcom Users
"I know you have to stop the sensor and enter a new transmitter ID to pair them, but I've done mine when I change out the sensor. You could wait until the sensor fails, then change it out. Read through your manual to understand all of the steps…"
Oct 22
dishers replied to dishers's discussion 'replacement of transmitter' in the group Dexcom Users
"My question is can I keep sensor I. And just switch out the transmitter?"
Oct 22
Daniel replied to dishers's discussion 'replacement of transmitter' in the group Dexcom Users
"My transmitter lasted for about two weeks or so after the low battery alert."
Oct 22
dishers added a discussion to the group Dexcom Users
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replacement of transmitter

Hey allI was wondering I just put on a sensor and now it is telling me I need to change my transmitter soon, is there anyway I can switch transmitters while the sensor is still on? or do I really have to change the sensor and transmitter?Thanks in advanceSarahSee More
Oct 22
dishers replied to Kay459's discussion 'New to Omnipod- can you help me figure out what I am doing wrong?' in the group OmniPod Users
"I don't really have much more to add then what is already here, except Breath..... and then again. LOL. it is scary at the begining but you said you also have a dexcom. call her endo and they will tweak it for you. most times if it is something…"
Oct 15
jjm335 replied to dishers's discussion 'Skin tac wipes' in the group Dexcom Users
"It's the same in the UK. Apparently the liquid is too inflammable (dangerous) to send via air mail."
Oct 13
dishers replied to dishers's discussion 'Skin tac wipes' in the group Dexcom Users
"hi all is anyone in Canada that has the bottle of skin tac? I can only find the wipes on line in Canada."
Oct 13
dishers replied to meee's discussion 'Sensor Kaput?' in the group Dexcom Users
"Yup dog lover for sure. Pic is of Kalden he is a Tibetan mastiff my 160lbs baby"
Oct 6
dishers replied to meee's discussion 'Sensor Kaput?' in the group Dexcom Users
"Thanks CC Bambi I use my breasts for sensor and for pump, it is my best site for readings and is kept from being banged or snagged since my bra keeps it safe. LOL."
Oct 6
dishers replied to meee's discussion 'Sensor Kaput?' in the group Dexcom Users
"CC cjould you please explain the 3 finger stick. I have not heard of this. when would you do this? Thanks a bunch. last couple of days it seems to be off, telling me I am low when I am not. would this be a good time to do the 3 finger stick? I have…"
Oct 6
dishers replied to Alicia's discussion 'Diasend?' in the group Dexcom Users
"Works for me on my Mac and I am In Canada. Dexcom studio however have to use parallels using win 7"
Oct 1

Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
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?
To give and receive information to better understand Diabetes
Date diagnosed
March 24, 2000
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.5
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Pump, CGM, Diet and Exercise
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Omnipod

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At 9:48am on July 22, 2014, Dane said…
How do you extend the use of your Dexcom sensor?
At 8:42am on June 7, 2014, Linda G said…

BRAVA on being a FEATURED MEMBER DISHERS!!

At 6:58pm on June 5, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…
Dishers congratulations on being named a featured member of the week.
At 11:02am on March 28, 2014, Marie B said…
At 7:23am on March 28, 2014, Marie B said…

Hi Dishers, you are right, the video you were looking for had not been posted. I asked Emily, and she posted it this morning, here it is

http://www.tudiabetes.org/video/tudiabetes-live-interview-with-dr-shai-gozani-founder-and-ceo-of-

At 3:55am on November 28, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Dishers, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

At 8:37am on July 19, 2013, Steve D said…

BTW sARAH - Is that a Golden you are walking with in your "Avatar" photo?....you can see clearly I am a Dog lover!

At 5:05am on November 28, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you dishers...
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 3:33am on November 28, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 12:43am on November 28, 2012, brokenpole said…
Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.
 
 
 

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