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Earn a $10 Gift Card for Participating in a Survey!

Started this discussion. Last reply by laugesen Nov 26, 2012. 1 Reply

We have changed the compensation for the Electronic Personal Health Records (ePHR) Adoption Study, and rather than holding a draw for prizes, all participants completing the survey will now receive a…Continue

Interested in a Chance to Earn a $100 Amazon Gift Card?

Started this discussion. Last reply by TuDiabetes Administration Nov 14, 2012. 3 Replies

Hi, my name is John Laugesen, and I am a PhD Student at McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada. I have been a member of TuDiabetes.org since April of this year, when I was diagnosed as pre-diabetic…Continue

Earn a $10 Gift Card for Participating in a Survey!

Started this discussion. Last reply by TuDiabetes Administration Jul 25, 2012. 2 Replies

Hi, my name is John Laugesen, and I am a PhD Student at McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada. I have been a member of TuDiabetes.org since April of this year, when I was diagnosed as pre-diabetic…Continue

Diabetes Study

Started this discussion. Last reply by MountainCat Apr 5, 2012. 2 Replies

I have recently joined TuDiabetes, and Is far as I can tell, I am considered pre-diabetic. My BGL counts are now in the low 6's range, for the past couple of years. Doctors have not yet told me I…Continue

 

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Jan 6, 2013
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Jan 6, 2013
laugesen replied to laugesen's discussion 'Earn a $10 Gift Card for Participating in a Survey!'
"Thank you to everyone who participated in the survey. We now have enough responses to complete the data analysis and therefore the survey is now closed. For those of you who participated in the survey, your gift cards will be sent to you in early to…"
Nov 26, 2012
laugesen posted a discussion

Earn a $10 Gift Card for Participating in a Survey!

We have changed the compensation for the Electronic Personal Health Records (ePHR) Adoption Study, and rather than holding a draw for prizes, all participants completing the survey will now receive a $10 Gift Card from Amazon. The original posting is shown below:Hi, my name is John Laugesen, and I am a PhD Student at McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada. I have been a member of TuDiabetes.org since April of this year, when I was diagnosed as pre-diabetic (HbA1c of 6.1)I am currently…See More
Nov 20, 2012
laugesen replied to laugesen's discussion 'Interested in a Chance to Earn a $100 Amazon Gift Card?'
"Thanks for the advice. I have now put Type 2 Diabetes in bold."
Nov 14, 2012
Zoe replied to laugesen's discussion 'Interested in a Chance to Earn a $100 Amazon Gift Card?'
"Hi John. You might want to put "Type 2 Diabetes" in bold if that is your target audience as many TuD members are Type 1."
Nov 14, 2012
laugesen posted a discussion

Interested in a Chance to Earn a $100 Amazon Gift Card?

Hi, my name is John Laugesen, and I am a PhD Student at McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada. I have been a member of TuDiabetes.org since April of this year, when I was diagnosed as pre-diabetic (HbA1c of 6.1)I am currently completing my PhD thesis work, which examines the factors involved in the adoption of Electronic Personal Health Records (ePHRs) by persons with Type 2 Diabetes. Don't worry if you don't know what ePHRs are, as the study will explain that!The study involves participants…See More
Nov 14, 2012
laugesen posted a status
"Thank you to everyone who participated in this survey during the first round. Your $10 gift cards will be sent out over the next 2 weeks."
Sep 12, 2012
laugesen replied to laugesen's discussion 'Earn a $10 Gift Card for Participating in a Survey!'
"WOW! I received over 45 responses in only a few hours! I have temporarily deactivated the survey, as I need to analyse the data from the responses that have come in so far. If you would like to be contacted when the survey is active again, please…"
Jul 25, 2012
laugesen posted a discussion

Earn a $10 Gift Card for Participating in a Survey!

Hi, my name is John Laugesen, and I am a PhD Student at McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada. I have been a member of TuDiabetes.org since April of this year, when I was diagnosed as pre-diabetic (HbA1c of 6.1)I am currently completing my PhD thesis work, which examines the factors involved in the adoption of Electronic Personal Health Records (ePHRs) by persons with Type 2 Diabetes. Don't worry if you don't know what ePHRs are, as the study will explain that!The study involves participants…See More
Jul 24, 2012
laugesen replied to Janet Ballone's discussion 'Diabetes resulting from Pancreatitis'
"No, my amylase is fine (44, within the reference range of 27-110). My lipase is low (4 with a reference range of 13-80). However, my Lipase was 17 in 2009. I had an insulin test a few years ago and it was fine as well. So, all the more perplexing…"
Apr 16, 2012
nel replied to laugesen's discussion 'Diabetes Study'
"Would it be useful to direct your question to the TuDiabetes Team ? : at the very bottom of this page , right hand side , dark shaded colour ," Contact Us " should get you there ."
Apr 5, 2012
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Apr 5, 2012
laugesen replied to Janet Ballone's discussion 'Diabetes resulting from Pancreatitis'
"My story is somewhat a strange one. Just over 6 years ago I was diagnosed with Auto-Immune Pancreatitis (AIP). For those of you unfamiliar with this, it is a relatively rare auto-immune condition where ones own body attacks the pancreas. After…"
Apr 5, 2012
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"please feel free to add to this discussion if you find it applies to your situation http://www.tudiabetes.org/forum/topics/diabetes-resulting-from"
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"hello and welcome to the community! let me know if you have any questions about us http://www.tudiabetes.org/profiles/blogs/the-values-of-tudiabetes so are you on insulin? I think I know someone here who's insulin dependent because of…"
Apr 4, 2012

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At 7:30am on January 6, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY laugesen!!!
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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There's a brand NEW group here at Tu.....
Type 2 Teens!!! http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/type-2-teens
(it's also a group for young adults with type 2!)
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At 5:27am on January 6, 2013, brokenpole said…

Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.

At 1:31pm on April 4, 2012, Marie B said…

please feel free to add to this discussion if you find it applies to your situation
http://www.tudiabetes.org/forum/topics/diabetes-resulting-from

At 11:50am on April 4, 2012, Marie B said…

hello and welcome to the community! let me know if you have any questions about us
http://www.tudiabetes.org/profiles/blogs/the-values-of-tudiabetes

so are you on insulin? I think I know someone here who's insulin dependent because of pancreatitis.

At 5:10pm on April 3, 2012, nel said…

Another Canadian Welcome , laugesen ! Be well and stay around .

At 3:56pm on April 3, 2012, Linda G said…

Welcome home laugesen...fellow Canadian!
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.
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.
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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 2:00pm on April 3, 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. WELCOME!!!

 
 
 

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