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jjmagrudes replied to jjmagrudes's discussion 'T1, celiac, and pregnancy' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Thank you again for sharing your experience!!"
Sep 2, 2014
E. Louise replied to jjmagrudes's discussion 'T1, celiac, and pregnancy' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"I know how that is! It's so frustrating, and unfortunately it's a big part of pregnancy with type 1. Do some browsing of older discussions on this group and you'll find lots of tips for preventing the spikes. A big one is…"
Sep 1, 2014
jjmagrudes replied to jjmagrudes's discussion 'T1, celiac, and pregnancy' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Thank you! I've been wondering about paleo-influenced foods and as an option so it's good to hear from someone who used it successfully. The tips on high quality proteins are good too. I'll have to see how whole grain carbs like the…"
Sep 1, 2014
E. Louise replied to jjmagrudes's discussion 'T1, celiac, and pregnancy' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Congratulations! I ate a very paleo-influenced diet with my second pregnancy, and had better control than I had with my first, during which I ate more carbs. I would say cram in as many vegetables as possible, and then think about high-quality…"
Sep 1, 2014
jjmagrudes added a discussion to the group Oh! BABY!!!

T1, celiac, and pregnancy

Hello all,I just found out that I'm 4 weeks pregnant with my first child. I have T1 and celiac disease, and am feeling overwhelmed about how to eat to keep blood sugars down while still maintaining gluten free. I can't tolerate soy well so that's out. Any tips from other people who have done this before?JamieSee More
Sep 1, 2014
jjmagrudes replied to Sam's discussion 'First pregnancy!' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"Congratulations! I just found out I'm pregnant too! Sending positive thoughts and prayers your way!"
Sep 1, 2014
jjmagrudes commented on Michelle Curtis's group 'Celiac and Diabetes'
"Hi Laura, have you thought about any other intolerances causing your symptoms? I've been on a gf diet for 13 years, and I find that I have a gluten like reaction to soy products. Some people are also lactose intolerant. Other things I would…"
Jan 30, 2013
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Inked Diabetics

If you have tattoos, or simply admire others' ink, this is your home! If you've ever had people say, "Tattoos? But you're diabetic!", come on in! Share artists, responsible studios, locales...A place to share your ink (keep it tasteful, kiddies!)See More
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Celiac and Diabetes

Well, since Celiac Disease (Gluten Allergy) is such a prevelant disease with diabetes, I figured we needed to have a group for it. Let this be a group for questions and suggestions.See More
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A group for Diabetics of all types, who also have Hypothyroidism, seeking knowledge, support, and empowerment.
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A group for women living with diabetes who want to share stories and ask questions about women's health issues: pregnancy, infertility, menustration etc.etc.
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Oh! BABY!!!

A group for those of us who are hoping, wishing, praying, wanting to be pregnant one day. A source of pregnancy web links, helpful tips. frustration, support, happy thoughts, etc.See More
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For users of a Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitoring ("CGM") deviceJust as a reminder with the recent release of the new Dexcom G4 to the US market--it is NOT okay to post about previous models or older sensors as being 'for sale' on this site.It is a violation of the Terms of Use because it is a prescription device, and any such efforts will unfortunately be removed.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association (…See More
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Group for those that are pumping. Come and exchange tips on using your pump. Discuss the differences of the different types of pumps out on the market, infusion sets and pump accessories.See More
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For users of any model of Animas insulin pumps.Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin pumps and pump supplies, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association and Insulin for Life, which…See More
Jan 30, 2013

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At 5:34pm on January 30, 2013, Stemwinder (Gary) said…

Welcome jjmagrudes, There is so much information here at TuDiabetes. There are groups for people with like circumstances or interest. Blog posts where members convey their thoughts and experiences. And there are the forums where we come together for discussions..

Here’s a place that might interest you.
And this one too

Please feel at home, you are with friends

At 2:03pm on January 30, 2013, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home jjmagrudes!!
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,
click on "all groups". 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.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
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!
Take care....and keep in touch!

At 7:43am on January 30, 2013, Marie B said…

hello and welcome! please join our Animas group

let me know if you have any questions about our community.

At 5:12am on January 30, 2013, 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. WELCOME!!!

At 1:42am on January 30, 2013, brokenpole said…
Welcome to the family!! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of what you will learn is that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and vent to, if needed.



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