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victoza repeated

Started this discussion. Last reply by dishers Jul 8. 6 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

Test strips where do you dispose of them?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mar2a Mar 9. 58 Replies

I was watching a youtube on 5 bad habits with diabetes. this lady was explaining 5 bad habits that she has with her diabetes one of them was after using her test strips she puts them in her purse or…Continue

Tags: meter, test, strip

 

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dishers replied to whoami's discussion 'Variations in BG readings in Dexcom, Omnipod PDM and OneTouch ultra' in the group OmniPod Users
"when I have the omnipod PDM calibrated to 17 I find the dexcom is more closely accurate"
yesterday
dishers commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"PPP, that is cool to remember. Happy for ya, your on your way."
yesterday
dishers commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"i hardly ever have it on my belly, my pod and dexcom work best on breast, then back, arm,thigh and then belly in that sequence"
yesterday
dishers left a comment for Dane
"When your 7 days are up and sensor stops, keep sensor on and then just click start as if it is a new sensor and the process of waiting 2 hours starts again do this as many times you are comfortable in doing so or that the dexcom will be accurate,…"
Tuesday
Dane left a comment for dishers
"How do you extend the use of your Dexcom sensor?"
Tuesday
dishers commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"I usually get 3 weeks with my sensor"
Tuesday
dishers commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"Hummingbird. have you seen the youtube video out there on how to do it, I watched that about 3 times just before I put my first one one and it was easy breezy, what made me chicken was the clicking of it going in. Hummingbirds are fighters I say you…"
Tuesday
Mike777 replied to dishers's discussion 'mac, dexcom, and my dexcom G4' in the group Dexcom Users
"I tried but came up that I needed a code"
Jul 12
dishers replied to rgcainmd's discussion 'Insulin Action Setting' in the group OmniPod Users
"Mine set to 4h seems to work for me"
Jul 12
dishers replied to SueSue's discussion 'Documentation of 30days of BG's' in the group Dexcom Users
"Co pilot is the program to use with OmniPod, what were yo using before suesue?"
Jul 12
dishers replied to dishers's discussion 'mac, dexcom, and my dexcom G4' in the group Dexcom Users
"You need to register as personal sounds like you tried to register as clinic."
Jul 12
jenndaloop replied to dishers's discussion 'mac, dexcom, and my dexcom G4' in the group Dexcom Users
"I tried to register so I could download my Dexcom but it was asking me for a "license code". Do you know what that is?"
Jul 11
dishers replied to dishers's discussion 'victoza repeated'
"Thanks Brian, and yes diabetes is much more. I am not sure if I would know how to live without diabetes but would be nice to try. the positive about it is my boys eat healthy becauce of the choices i made being diabetic and that will be passed on.…"
Jul 8
Brian (bsc) replied to dishers's discussion 'victoza repeated'
"I'm sorry to hear of all your difficulties. From what you say, victoza may actually be quite helpful for you. It has been found to help people lose weight. It reduces your appetite and makes you feel full. And the effect on the hormones related…"
Jul 8
dishers replied to dishers's discussion 'victoza repeated'
"I have gained aprox 80 pounds in three years due to severe full body nerve damage, and even thought try to watch what I eat, it is not enough to not gain the weight, my insulin requirments have also gone from 75u per 3 days to 200 which again does…"
Jul 8
Brian (bsc) replied to dishers's discussion 'victoza repeated'
"What kind of help were you looking for? If you really want to address insulin resistance, perhaps you can talk to your doctor about one of the TZD drugs like Actos."
Jul 8

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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
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To give and receive information to better understand Diabetes
Date diagnosed
March 24, 2000
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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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