Karen
  • 56, Female
  • Chicago
  • United States
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Karen's Discussions

Pumping and returning to MDI

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sensorium139 Oct 20. 4 Replies

Eyes

Started this discussion. Last reply by meee Oct 14. 4 Replies

I want one

Started this discussion. Last reply by Karen Oct 24. 66 Replies

 

Karen's wait until next year :)

Latest Activity

Karen replied to Spock's discussion 'Retinopathy Replay UPDATE'
"I think that is good news??"
yesterday
Karen replied to Christopher Boyer's discussion 'Suffering from scleredema diabeticorum (Buschke's disease)?'
"After a week of using this cream my Granuloma Annulare is fading big time. I don't remember it working this well many years ago, so that is why I did not seek treatment for it again. I cannot believe it is working this well. Told my husband I…"
Wednesday
Karen replied to Christopher Boyer's discussion 'Suffering from scleredema diabeticorum (Buschke's disease)?'
"Barcolounger, ha. I am hopeful you will find the right treatment."
Wednesday
Karen replied to Emily Coles's discussion 'Do you wear a medical ID?'
"no I don't, just have not found one that I like, but I don't try that hard in finding one. I did find a really cool one, but did not order it."
Monday
Karen replied to Dee's discussion 'Insulin differences'
"Good question as I just got a letter from BC/BS that I need to start using Novolog and I have used Humalog for a very long time."
Monday
Karen replied to Christopher Boyer's discussion 'Suffering from scleredema diabeticorum (Buschke's disease)?'
"Christopher, on my legs since I was young so avoided dresses and shorts most of my life. The NLD finally faded a bit but then the Granuloma Annulare really kicked in this year, so my recent trip to FL and the beach this year were a struggle, but I…"
Sunday
Karen replied to Freida's discussion 'Normal People Snacks'
"cupcake would of been the way to go for me. I have not had cereal in years, so yep rice krispie treat would not have worked for me. Most times, I skip sweets."
Sunday
Karen replied to Spock's discussion 'Retinopathy Replay'
"lots of hugs sent!!! 48 years for me and my first eye issue started a year ago, and let me tell you, that you are handling it very well."
Oct 25

Profile Information

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?
Understanding
Date diagnosed
September 1, 1966
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.9 up from 6.4
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
MM 722
Enter your website, if any (blog, Facebook, Twitter)
http://twitter.com/karend1

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Karen's Blog

Have not done a Trivia in awhile

Posted on September 13, 2009 at 4:24pm 3 Comments

Q. Women have done $1.3 million in property damage doing this around the house (and it is supposed to be fun.)

What is it?

Breakfast with the President

Posted on September 13, 2009 at 7:30am 2 Comments



Caroline, who I have known since she first was diagnosed and who switched to the pump almost immediately is having lunch with the President!!



http://diabetesliving.yuku.com/topic/1458

My little Avery

Posted on September 6, 2009 at 6:58pm 3 Comments

My niece Avery is 4 years old and today I was at her house helping her parents pack up their home to move, way sad, but Avery makes life wonderful.



About a month ago her parents hooked up a little back bike, not sure what it is called, to her mom's bike and she was so scared to try it, but I finally talked her into it and now she can't get enough of it. I finally talked her into it that day and she wanted Auntie Karen to do the front bike riding, but I was really messed up that day… Continue

Off Topic - SEAMUS :(

Posted on September 4, 2009 at 8:30pm 10 Comments

My niece and nephew in GA Cameron and Carson lost their 14 year old puppy today, Seamus.



We had many great beach vacations with her as she was always running circles around us when we walked the beach to make sure we were safe. She was a great dog and I will miss her. I saw her a year ago and she was struggling big time, but she still managed to bring me a toy to mess with her.…







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Cubs Clinch!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted on September 20, 2008 at 3:30pm 1 Comment

C U B S C L I N C H ! ! ! !

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At 10:26pm on October 15, 2014, Linda G said…

HEY...You're a FEATURED MEMBER!!! BRAVA KAREN!

At 7:13pm on October 13, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Karen congratulations on being named a featured member of the week.

At 9:44am on October 12, 2014, angivan said…

oh OK thanks, how funny!

At 12:24pm on October 11, 2014, rgcainmd said…

Duh, I finally found it! Thanks!

At 12:57pm on October 9, 2014, rgcainmd said…

I'm confused about "being featured"... Who? Where?

At 8:24am on October 9, 2014, angivan said…

Thanks, but I'm trying to figure out where I was featured! Do you know?

At 8:13pm on October 7, 2014, John11 said…
Thanks, but not sure what it is all about.
At 8:09pm on October 7, 2014, Georgia boy said…

Thank you. Caught me off guard when I found out.

At 9:04am on April 28, 2014, _Danny_ said…

BOO!!! haha!

Hope you're are doing well KarenT1!

At 10:03pm on July 12, 2013, Manny Hernandez said…

Thanks a ton, Karen!

 
 
 

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