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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

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…"
14 hours ago
dishers replied to Elena's discussion 'Planning to try an arm site!' in the group Dexcom Users
"Clare your link's don't work."
14 hours ago
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
dishers left a comment for amanadana
"sorry Just noticed now that you requested me as a friend in Nov. lol"
Feb 23
dishers and amanadana are now friends
Feb 23
dishers replied to nlabarbs's discussion 'Uploading for doctors (mac users)' in the group OmniPod Users
"Hi, nlabarbs, I have a mac and I use diasend. I upload my Omnipod and my CGM, you could also get parallels which is a Virtual Machine that you can put windows on to use the windows program for the omnipod. hope that helps."
Feb 23
dishers replied to meee's discussion 'Where does all the Dexcom Data go to?' in the group Dexcom Users
"diasend is not studio. I use diasend as studio only works on a windows machine. so far the only alternative that I am aware of is Diasend. I do like it thought as I can attach my omnipod and dexcom devices and save all to my diasend. good luck meee…"
Feb 21
dishers replied to aimeeh2oski's discussion 'Anybody using 505 software update yet? Is it that much more accurate?' in the group Dexcom Users
"wish Canada had it, and the bluetooth, think I have said that already. lol"
Feb 20
dishers replied to aimeeh2oski's discussion 'Anybody using 505 software update yet? Is it that much more accurate?' in the group Dexcom Users
"ok, that is about what mine is, same for low but my high is 8.9 wanting to bring it down a bit. so was curious to what others had it at. Thanks clare"
Feb 20
dishers replied to meee's discussion 'Where does all the Dexcom Data go to?' in the group Dexcom Users
"we only have studio which is window's based, I have a mac so I use diasend only as Clare mentioned, it is free, I also like it as I have all my data from cgm and pump all in one place instead of using two programs."
Feb 20
dishers replied to aimeeh2oski's discussion 'Anybody using 505 software update yet? Is it that much more accurate?' in the group Dexcom Users
"Canada's accuracy for the dexcom seems to be 13-18% accuracy. sigh. but still is valuable to me. I have asked when we will receive an update or the bluetooth receiver. always get the same answer they have no idea when that would be. sigh. I…"
Feb 20
dishers replied to Linny's discussion 'Omnipod and Dexcom' in the group OmniPod Users
"I wear my dex mostly on my boob, sometimes the pod also. I rotate the pod, from back, butt, hip, stomach up and down, both arms, and sometimes the thigh. best place for readings is my boobs, then my back, arms, stomach. good luck, and enjoy becoming…"
Feb 20

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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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