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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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Latest Activity

dishers commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"Thanks pilot and Clare, going to have to figure a way to save it now. lol checked out his facebook page also"
Dec 2
dishers commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"I can't find the presentation Sugar Surfing anywhere only reference to it, or register for a work shop etc.... any idea's where to look or a link? please."
Dec 2
dishers replied to laura's discussion 'Cussing at your receiver!' in the group Dexcom Users
"I had my high set to 60min and low at 15min. I have been calling my dex Mr. Panky lately I have been calling it Mr.Snitch. sensor's have not been behaving lately, well over the 20% and mine also very slow to recover. I am not sure about…"
Nov 26
dishers replied to Anthony's discussion 'FDA Approves Dexcom Software with Artificial Pancreas Algorithm' in the group Dexcom Users
"diasend.com is a cloud based application to view your cgm, pump, etc... all in one place"
Nov 22
dishers replied to James Type 1 diabetic's discussion 'DEXCOM enzyme , and metals? leak in body?' in the group Dexcom Users
"sorry I do not know have the answer to your questions but wondering do you work for a company that want's that information? sounds more of wanting to make a simular sensor. etc..... sorry guess it is my sceptical day, just curious why so…"
Nov 21
dishers replied to nevada's discussion 'Diasend: I joined, uploaded omnipod and dexcom - Now what does it mean?' in the group OmniPod Users
"I use The trends to see exactly where I went high or low, I then look at my logbook and see if it was after I ate and if I could of miss calculated my carbs. I also look at the over all and see what that is telling me, when I go to my Endo I print…"
Nov 21
dishers replied to Anthony's discussion 'FDA Approves Dexcom Software with Artificial Pancreas Algorithm' in the group Dexcom Users
"Meee, I can use both my Dex and Omnipod on diasend now, they updated to 2.0 and now my pump works also, wooohooooo no more windows, bye bye. lol all in one place love it."
Nov 20
dishers replied to Anthony's discussion 'FDA Approves Dexcom Software with Artificial Pancreas Algorithm' in the group Dexcom Users
"hmm not sure if that was a compliment or insult. lol. we are passive, but not brainless. lol etc.. etc... etc.... company of course is saying it is that the FDA has not signed off on the Canadaian side and other countries due to the diffrences…"
Nov 20
dishers replied to Anthony's discussion 'FDA Approves Dexcom Software with Artificial Pancreas Algorithm' in the group Dexcom Users
"Been quiet but if this 505 update is so good why is it not offered in Canada or anywhere else?"
Nov 14
dishers replied to Anthony's discussion 'FDA Approves Dexcom Software with Artificial Pancreas Algorithm' in the group Dexcom Users
"Wonder when they will have an update for Canadians."
Nov 10
dishers replied to Michelle Powley's discussion 'Are glucose sensors covered by any individually purchased plans?' in the group Canada Diabetes
"I believe it is Manulife. I am with them also but they will not cover it for me, their reasoning is that I have good control of my sugars so they do not feel I need one. Really? ummm yeah got that way from using the CGM. geesh. I continue to keep…"
Nov 10
dishers commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"Thanks Clare"
Nov 10
dishers commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"The update is it for the Us and Canada?"
Nov 10
dishers commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"thanks Kj"
Nov 10
dishers commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"When did the new software come in? do you know what version it is, just in case so I don't download it. thanks"
Nov 10
dishers replied to jen627's discussion 'Looking for site suggestions!' in the group OmniPod Users
"I put them on the boob either up top near my arm pit or the other side, it is a perfect spot, well hidden within the bra and unless you are going on a date or something it is out of the way of every activity. My best readings are there. I also use…"
Nov 7

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
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, CGM, Diet and Exercise
What pump model do you use, if any?
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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