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pgcity replied to walshdon's discussion 'NHS Do they fund the contant glucose monitors'
"Generally cgms are not funded on the nhs."
May 16, 2013
pgcity joined Manny Hernandez's group

Animas Insulin Pump Users

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
Apr 17, 2013
Marie B left a comment for pgcity
"hello, please join our Animas Group"
Apr 17, 2013
A1c reading

A1c%: 6.9 @ Fri Mar 15 2013 12:00:00 GMT+0000 (GMT)
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Mar 5, 2013
A1c reading

A1c%: 7.0 @ Sat Dec 15 2012 12:00:00 GMT+0000 (GMT)
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Dec 20, 2012
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A1c%: 7.7 @ Sun Jul 15 2012 12:00:00 GMT+0100 (BST)
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Jul 19, 2012
pgcity replied to Torty5's discussion 'Allergies, Blood Pressure and Type 1'
"Hiya Torty5 I suffer from allergies and was advised by my consultant here in England to wash out my sinuses with salt water. I have been doing this twice a day for 4 months and it has made a dramatic difference. It did take a couple of weeks to…"
Dec 14, 2011
A1c reading

A1c%: 7.8 @ Thu Dec 15 2011 12:00:00 GMT+0000 (GMT Standard Time)
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Dec 7, 2011
pgcity commented on Anna Banana's group 'Soccer playing diabetics'
"Hiya All. I am a newly diagnosed type 1 and a season ticket holder at Man City. Whenever I watch us play my blood sugar shoots up to 14/15mmols. Any ideas how I can sort it?"
Oct 22, 2011
pgcity joined Holger Schmeken's group

Carb Counting by Example

Correct carb counting is very important. The members of this group can present pictures of their meals and the estimated carb counts. This way we can improve our judgement and learn to overcome common mistakes by sharing our experiences.
Oct 13, 2011
pgcity replied to Vonda K's discussion 'Health care for diabetes in UK' in the group United Kingdom Diabetics
"Hiya, I was diagnosed 8 weeks ago and the care I have had so far has been excellent. The ambulance driver diagnosed me on the way to hospital and I was admitted to critical care with DKA and three days later moved to a general ward where staff took…"
Oct 7, 2011
Linda G left a comment for pgcity
" Take care....and stay connected :) linda in canada"
Oct 6, 2011
pgcity left a comment for Jeffrey
"Hiya. Ta for the kind words"
Oct 6, 2011
pgcity left a comment for Linda G
"Hiya Linda. Thanks for welcoming me and thanks also for the tips. I'm still quite shocked about my diagnosis but I am determined to learn as much as I can to help myself."
Oct 6, 2011
pgcity left a comment for catlover
"Thanks. Much appreciated"
Oct 6, 2011
pgcity left a comment for Marie B
"Hiya Marie B. Ta for the welcome and offer of help. I am still abit in denial at the moment but I am sure I will soon have loads of questions."
Oct 6, 2011

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
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At 7:33am on April 17, 2013, Marie B said…

hello, please join our Animas Group

At 6:37pm on October 6, 2011, Linda G said…
Take care....and stay connected :)
linda in canada
At 3:53pm on October 2, 2011, SEAGATOR said…
Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. WELCOME!!!
At 5:35pm on October 1, 2011, Jeffrey said…
Pgcity, welcome to our Happy Diabetic Family. We are here to offer friendships, advice and support through this journey in life. Once again, WELCOME !!

At 4:29pm on October 1, 2011, Linda G said…
Welcome to the circle pgcity! Diagnosed in Aug....this is still pretty new to you! How's it all going?
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.
Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:

Take care....and keep in touch!
At 3:52pm on October 1, 2011, Donna H said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes! Check out some of the groups -- it's a great way to get to know the community.
At 12:36pm on October 1, 2011, catlover said…
Hi pgcity- Welcome to TuD. We know you will like it here.
At 6:54am on October 1, 2011, Marie B said…
hello and welcome to TuDiabetes! Let me know if you have any questions about the community.
At 6:49am on October 1, 2011, brokenpole said…
Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn 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 even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.



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