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blood pressure and swollen face hands and feet

Started this discussion. Last reply by lh378 Aug 15, 2014. 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, 2014. 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, 2014 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, 2014. 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

FatCatAnna replied to dishers's discussion 'Dexcom share Canada' in the group Dexcom Users
"Great stuff Invictus for looking into that!"
Monday
dishers replied to Linny's discussion 'Omnipod batteries' in the group OmniPod Users
"Jimbo, Great Idea, I have them also but I do not use them for the Omnipod, for two reasons, 1 st is if they know you are using rechargeable's then they will not honour the warranty. 2nd reason you do not know when they are out of juice as the…"
Sunday
dishers replied to dishers's discussion 'Dexcom share Canada' in the group Dexcom Users
"Thanks Invictus, worth waiting then. as long as my receiver holds out I can."
Mar 20
Invictus replied to dishers's discussion 'Dexcom share Canada' in the group Dexcom Users
"I can't say I have anything more factual but after Animas Canada refused to answer these questions, I did call Dexcom technical support in the US to ask the following: -When will software 505 be avail in Canada? -When will Dexcom receiver qwith…"
Mar 20
dishers replied to dishers's discussion 'Dexcom share Canada' in the group Dexcom Users
"yeah, had planned on keeping it anyways, just would be nice to be able to check from my phone and not have to dig out phones, cgm's, pump's etc....... would be awesome to have a three in one. phone/pump/cgm. lol Thanks Chris"
Mar 18
ChrisG replied to dishers's discussion 'Dexcom share Canada' in the group Dexcom Users
"Sarah, I haven't heard anything about the Share in Canada - but you should be able to get a lot more use out of your receiver even after the warranty is up. I was waiting on the Animas Vibe here in the US and put off getting a receiver for…"
Mar 17
dishers added a discussion to the group Dexcom Users
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Dexcom share Canada

Has anybody heard when Dexcom Share will be available in Canada? my warranty is up this month but do not really want to buy another till I can use it with my phone.any new information would be great!!! Please and Thank you.SarahSee More
Mar 17
dishers replied to rgcainmd's discussion 'Dexcom with Share Receiver' in the group Dexcom Users
"I am happy for you and your daughter. We don't have that here in Canada, sigh. wish, warranty runs out this month, wanted to wait before buying a new receiver but they say they have no idea when it will come to Canada. hmmmm will it ever in the…"
Mar 11
dishers replied to Linny's discussion 'Omnipod batteries' in the group OmniPod Users
"I used my batteries up in the early stage, then I realized that after I told my PDM to administer my insulin I could turn it off. Duh! I am thinking that the batteries that came with the PDM maybe drained a bit.  my battery signifier is on low…"
Mar 10
dishers replied to Elena's discussion 'Planning to try an arm site!' in the group Dexcom Users
"Hi Elena, I agree with Clare, also there are many places that people will put it. lower back/buttocks, boobs, arms, thigh, etc... you just have to find a comfort for yourself, keeping in mind the way you sleep can help! if you put pressure on the…"
Mar 6
dishers replied to Elena's discussion 'Planning to try an arm site!' in the group Dexcom Users
"Clare your link's don't work."
Mar 6
dishers replied to Zardoz's discussion 'case for Dexcom CGM and cell phone' in the group Dexcom Users
"At least you guys, have all the updates. I am not sure the differences really but I await anxiously for the blutooth receiver and the update."
Feb 26
dishers replied to Linny's discussion 'Software upgrade' in the group Dexcom Users
"Ha Ha, sorry Jaybyrd, I have the omnipod but it is colour screen also"
Feb 24
dishers replied to Linny's discussion 'Software upgrade' in the group Dexcom Users
"sorry Linny would love to help but I am in Canada we don't have the updated software you guys are getting. sigh, hopefully someone here can help ya though."
Feb 24
dishers replied to nlabarbs's discussion 'Uploading for doctors (mac users)' in the group OmniPod Users
"jbowler are you meaning the hp stream? for plugging in to your cellphone or iPad? I do not know of anything that will do that and download my CGM or pump. you have my curiosity going now, not such a good thing. lol"
Feb 24
dishers replied to nlabarbs's discussion 'Uploading for doctors (mac users)' in the group OmniPod Users
"Diasend is free and parallels is $79.99"
Feb 23

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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 (aka: #blankieboy) 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 (aka: #blankieboy) 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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