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jaynadems and Amy are now friends
Sep 30
marky357 replied to jaynadems's discussion 'Who has the best diabetic friendly margarita in Texas?' in the group Diabetes in Texas
"well it's not diabetic friendly, but the BEST margarita is at Luna's in Baytown. Hands down. i take 2 units of novolog if i plan on drinking one. Another good one is the Donkerita at the Don'key in Pasadena. As to your question, the…"
Aug 19
Kelly liked jaynadems's discussion Who has the best diabetic friendly margarita in Texas?
Aug 8, 2012
jaynadems liked Unknown Diabetic's discussion Basal Rates Gone Bad
Nov 7, 2011
Bradford left a comment for jaynadems
"Thanks for the congrats on the race! Much appreciated!"
Sep 15, 2011
jaynadems commented on Bradford's blog post 'Age Group Nationals Race Report'
"Congratulations Bradford!"
Sep 8, 2011
jaynadems commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"I just need sympathies, my dog chewed up my transmitter last night. It popped out while we were playing and she found it before I did. I get to call Dexcom today to get it replaced. :("
Jul 25, 2011
jaynadems commented on Bradford's blog post 'Quassy Olympic Triathlon Race Report'
"Thanks for sharing! As a newbie to the triathlon world I love hearing how others have managed during their races! Jayna"
Jun 7, 2011
jaynadems replied to MeganJ's discussion 'Small Victories' in the group Triabetes
"Congrats! I've finished my first tri a month ago and signed up for another one because I has so much fun. The training gets easier and you should be proud of all you do!"
May 27, 2011
Steve D left a comment for jaynadems
"Jayna- Thanks for asking! Doing great right now, things did work out fine as my insurance covered the entire expense of both aids. A tialthalon huh? No, I dont think that is crazy, you go girl! Good Luck! Wish I had the dispositon myself....but I…"
May 25, 2011
jaynadems left a comment for Steve D
"Steve, How are things going? Did it all work out with the VA and such? I've been training for a triathlon, crazy right? Jayna"
May 18, 2011
jaynadems replied to Gina's discussion 'Dexcom and Bikini? Ladies where do you wear your sensor?' in the group Dexcom Users
"I use my lower back quite often so that the sensor hides, I do have an ample amount of fat in that area though. I don't have trouble inserting it there, I just turn and pinch an area. I do recommend you look at the waistline of your pants and…"
May 3, 2011
daricel replied to jaynadems's discussion 'Who has the best diabetic friendly margarita in Texas?' in the group Diabetes in Texas
"My sister had a "recipie" for a skinney margaurita - fresca and tequila. Not a perfect replacement, but really really close."
Mar 31, 2011
jaynadems replied to Brittany's discussion 'Ladies: Pump and Dresses'
"I bought a generic pair of Spanx to use with dresses and my insulin pump. I was a bridesmaid in a wedding and needed to have a place to hide the pump and the Spanx worked wonders. I had it on the side of my leg for the whole day and the thing…"
Mar 28, 2011
jaynadems joined Anne Findlay's group
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Mar 17, 2011
jaynadems updated their profile
Feb 21, 2011

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How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
Friends who understand
Date diagnosed
October 4, 1991
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.8
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Animas Ping

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At 9:56am on September 15, 2011, Bradford said…
Thanks for the congrats on the race! Much appreciated!
At 9:56am on May 25, 2011, Steve D said…
Jayna-

Thanks for asking! Doing great right now, things did work out fine as my insurance covered the entire expense of both aids. A tialthalon huh? No, I dont think that is crazy, you go girl! Good Luck! Wish I had the dispositon myself....but I am just not capable of doing the necessary training. (time or self discipline)
At 9:37am on August 16, 2010, Todd Werner said…
Jayna, I will be at the Austin Fit meeting this weekend and coaching this year. I'd love to meet you. I'll be coaching the 9:30 half marathon pace group. This will be my first year coaching so pretty excited.
At 9:14am on August 15, 2010, Steve D said…
Jayna -
THANK YOU SOOOO MUCH!! I was figuring it probably wasnt right for me, however, I have a side of me that was just nagging at me....."what if this thing could do the trick for only $500? You'd be stupid to not even try!" You've put my mind at ease, and I'm sure my audiologist, Shelly at VA ENT will concurr! Once againj, THANKS! If I can ever return the favor in some way, just let me know!
At 11:38am on August 14, 2010, Steve D said…
Hello, Jaynadems....I have a question for you, as my audiologist is on vacation, and i am having an hearing aid 'built' for me in her absence. The hearing aid is rather expensive, and insurance will only cover a fraction, and last sunday in the Parade section there was an ad for a hearing "device" called the Neutronic ear. It is sold from the website neutronicear.com, and the thing that really caught my attention was it is a FRACTION of the price of a hearing aid! I wanted to speak with my audiologist, but, like I said, she is out of town until the day I am supposed to see her for my "fitting".....so I thought I would run thes by you, no worries, I wont make any decisions
At 8:32pm on July 2, 2010, Jim Roach said…
Welcome to Tudiabetes Jaynadems!
At 5:05pm on June 12, 2010, Linda G said…
Welcome to the Fold Jayna!

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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At 12:20pm on June 12, 2010, Marie B said…
hello there and welcome!
At 10:51am on June 12, 2010, catlover said…
Hi jaynadems- Welcome to TuD. We are a very friendly and supportive community. We hope you like it here.
At 5:43am on June 12, 2010, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR REALLY BIG FAMILY JAYNAMDEMS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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

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