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Linda G left a comment for furball64801
"Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you furball.... Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hey,…"
Nov 15, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for furball64801
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Nov 15, 2012
furball64801 replied to Mark Hully's discussion 'Is it possible to reverse type 2 diabetes?'
"Here is how I look at it, control symptoms many have. If you can eat cake and ice cream and rice and bread and potatoes and the host of foods a non D eats and still have good numbers then your cured. Once your a D all those things have to be limited…"
May 28, 2012
furball64801 replied to John's discussion 'I'm New To This Site With a Question.'
"I was on byetta and lantus and it worked, I would think you need to see an endo at this point if your doc will not go that course."
May 28, 2012
furball64801 replied to WendyP's discussion 'Help for a Friend'
"I wish you the best of luck, he is not only in denial but will soon be worse. With readings that high he will most likely lose a limb or his eyesight. I have seen it before in others, its a shame it takes that before someone wakes up."
May 28, 2012
furball64801 replied to Mrs.Poth's discussion 'Any Advice?'
"I so agree with the other poster, 60 is pretty low and should be avoided. Some type 2s were hypoglcemics before being dx type 2. It is also a pancreatic issue and function of the system. Your numbers after eating are great, congrats on your hard…"
Feb 18, 2012
furball64801 replied to Mrs.Poth's discussion 'Any Advice?'
"You know thats the best news I have heard today, I have been wondering how you were doing."
Feb 17, 2012
furball64801 replied to BadMoonT2's discussion 'Would taxing sugar halt the diabetes epidemic?'
"To me its the HFCS thats doing it but they will never ban that, its in all the foods and its getting worse."
Feb 9, 2012
furball64801 replied to BadMoonT2's discussion 'Would taxing sugar halt the diabetes epidemic?'
"Just wanted to interject, my mom was never obese or even overweight. My aunt weighs 85 lbs and has been type 2 for 60 yrs my mom was always 100 lbs or less. Sure but how about blamming the disease for the weight not the type 2 diabetic. Genetics is…"
Feb 6, 2012
furball64801 replied to BadMoonT2's discussion 'Would taxing sugar halt the diabetes epidemic?'
"There are more studies on studies and then next week there so confused they tell you they don't know. Honestly they given millions to do these studies. My diabetes was from genetics not sugar."
Feb 4, 2012
furball64801 replied to BadMoonT2's discussion 'Would taxing sugar halt the diabetes epidemic?'
"Not even one bit, they would have to get rid of carbs and even then if its in your genes your going to get it. My mom was dx at 19 and very very thin type 2 or mody or who knows what. They did eat bread and were great cooks but diabetes runs very…"
Feb 4, 2012
furball64801 replied to Mrs.Poth's discussion 'Any Advice?'
"Losing that much so fast is nice for the waistline but not for the body. If the bs are high rapid weight loss follows but I would imagine yours are good."
Feb 1, 2012
furball64801 replied to Mrs.Poth's discussion 'Any Advice?'
"I talked to my wife and she said any age can have a blood clot, I would have it checked out but do not panic I even thought I had them before but your describing pain that needs to be checked out."
Jan 30, 2012
furball64801 replied to Mrs.Poth's discussion 'Any Advice?'
"A person can develop neuropathy in any part of there body, it most times starts in the feet and then legs but all parts can be affected from higher bs than the norm."
Jan 30, 2012
furball64801 replied to Mrs.Poth's discussion 'Any Advice?'
"Just wanted to get my 2 cents in here. You do not know how long you had high bs many endos think from 5 to 10 yrs for some type 2s so you could have develped neuropathy. It is not normal for the legs to turn red so I would get that checked out.…"
Jan 29, 2012
furball64801 replied to OBX OMA's discussion '65, just diagnosed with Type 2, doing well on low carb and glucose monitoring.'
"Not only stress but any illness or pain can do the same thing."
Jan 29, 2012

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 2 diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
To share and help others that is what its all about to me.
Date diagnosed
August 15, 1984
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.0
Type of treatment/devices you use
Oral, Shots

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At 4:46am on November 15, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you furball....
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 3:21am on November 15, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,furball64801. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 1:39am on November 15, 2012, brokenpole said…
Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.
At 4:22pm on January 12, 2012, Linda G said…

Welcome home furball.....
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends ♥
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups".
Once in, you can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 11:50am on January 12, 2012, catlover said…

Hi furball64801- Welcome to TuD. We hope you like it here.

At 7:29pm on January 11, 2012, Donna H said…

Welcome to TuDiabetes! Check out some of the groups -- it's a great way to get to know the community.

At 5:18pm on January 11, 2012, Doris D said…

It is so sad! Honestly it shocked me. I thought he was doing lots better and then Marie came to my page and toldme that.

At 5:15pm on January 11, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. I am Type 2. WELCOME!!!

At 4:27pm on January 11, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO ONE OF THE GREATEST FAMILIES YOU WILL EVER MEET MY FRIEND!!!! WE'RE GLAD YOU JOINED US!!!!!!!!!! Please introduce yourself on our forum. Questions??? Just ask one of us or post it on our forum and you will get many answers there.

Here's a link to help our new member's get to know us better: http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes

 
 
 

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