Asma
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so close to pasing ou~t on computer course!

Posted on April 25, 2009 at 2:19pm 3 Comments

since i have hypo unawareness,my blood sugars drops to 20's and 30's,if i am lucky to 50's before noticing that i am low



so mainly i dont have the symptoms of getting low that much



when i woke up that monday i was kind of hungry and went to eat

the problem is i miscalculated,and the miscalculated dose happened to be 30!!



excuse me!i get a 20 BG if i had only 10 units !even if i ate like a 2 cans of soda it wont rise that much!





30!what was i… Continue

A1c(13% becomes 7,1%in one month!!) + no pump for me

Posted on April 4, 2009 at 11:13am 4 Comments

well!

for the ones who red my first blog

they know that i thought it was 8,5 after a month of takinfg insulin



actually, it isn't my first



i called the educater and she told me that they have already maid the first one when i was diagnosed





shock*.*



i asked her how much was it???

imagine < after a 4 months of symptoms and first being diagnosed my A1c is… Continue

my first A1c!!

Posted on March 11, 2009 at 12:03pm 5 Comments

hi every one!!









last tuesday i made my first A1c

i was really interested to know it,to remmember how much i sufferd before being diagnosed(1month and half maybe)









yesterday the doctor called me and it was 8.5!







i am kind of confused but i made a formulla to know!!!

see





too high before being diagnosed(4 months since the syptoms)+moderate high just after beng diagnosed(week)+differnt lows… Continue

Asma's Discussions

I need a change of attitude.

Started this discussion. Last reply by nwt_diabetic Feb 7, 2013. 9 Replies

Going to Switzerland in 2 days. What to expect?

Started this discussion. Last reply by MyBustedPancreas Jul 10, 2012. 6 Replies

 

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Asma left a comment for rick the "Blogabetic"
"Thank you for the birthday wishes, Rick!"
Oct 21
rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Asma
"Asma, Happy Birthday!! I hope your day and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill."
Oct 14
Asma replied to ITDiabetic's discussion 'First A1C After Starting Pump!'
"Congratulations! I love that you celebrate with a salad. I will keep that in mind next time I have something worthy of a celebration."
Jul 16
Asma liked Steve's discussion Kris Freeman Type 1 Pumper "Going for Gold" in four Cross County Events at Olympics in Sochi
Jun 9
Asma replied to artwoman's discussion 'Well I tried it - infusion site in left boob'
"I think my major concern with infusion sites would be going off base(fat.) That would be muscle for men (unless you suffer from gynecomastia, in which case you probably have other issues to deal with) and glands for women. Sensors, not as critical…"
May 20
Asma replied to Chris's discussion 'Long term prognosis for controlled type 1s?'
"That's pretty darn impressive! I'd say you're one in a million but I know others have achieved this too."
Mar 8
Asma replied to Timothy's discussion 'WHAT DOES INSULIN SMELL LIKE TO YOU?'
"The paste you use in art class. Initially I thought it smelled funny and sort of yucky but now that my brain has equated insulin with livelihood I absolutely love it. Always get a whiff after filling my reservoir. Its smell is ever more pleasant…"
Mar 7
Asma replied to Chris's discussion 'Long term prognosis for controlled type 1s?'
"That was quite an achievement :D Can you guarantee with 100% that your BG isn't out of range 24hrs a day? How about postprandial peaks and overnight hypers? As painful it is to admit, it's virtually impossible, at least from my standpoint.…"
Mar 7
Asma replied to Chris's discussion 'Long term prognosis for controlled type 1s?'
"While I do believe some changes are inevitable (since there's no such thing as being perfectly controlled) with long standing T1DM. Histopathological changes such as basement membrane thickening in the kidneys which, according to my copy of…"
Mar 7
Asma replied to NyJonesy26/Ken's discussion 'Favorite Bedtime Snack?'
"Rice cakes are absolutely wonderful; A versatile snack. Cream cheese is my favourite spread and some olives. And if I'm being particularly adventurous, a thin layer of Nutella. Granola bars are a hoot but they're more of a day-time snack."
Jan 11
Asma replied to Dave's discussion 'Worst symptoms/experience low'
"I have the exact opposite problem where people flag any disconnection as a low. For instance if I'm zoning out on a conversation with a lot of 'huh?'or if I veer off course in a hallway, my friends freak out. Funny thing is, they…"
Jan 11
Asma left a comment for rick the "Blogabetic"
"Thank you for the warm birthday wishes!"
Oct 24, 2013
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"Thank you for the birthday wishes!"
Oct 24, 2013
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"Thanks for the add! Hope you're doing well. I'd love to hear more from you."
Oct 24, 2013
Asma and Mona are now friends
Oct 24, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Asma
"Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES ASMA!! ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------"
Oct 14, 2013

Profile Information

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?
see what other diabetics are like :-]
Date diagnosed
February 12, 2009
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.7 > 6.5 > 7.9 > 8 :(
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Medtronic Paradigm 722 insulin pump

A little bit more about me

World-class klutz, type 1 diabetic since 2009, avid reader, auntie(fulltime nanny) and first year med student.

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At 4:21am on October 14, 2014, Linda G said…

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From morning till night
May your SPECIAL DAY be bright

And nicer than ever before!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY DEAR ASMA!!
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At 12:28am on October 14, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Asma, Happy Birthday!! I hope your day and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill.

At 6:43am on October 14, 2013, Linda G said…

Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES ASMA!!
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At 5:57am on October 14, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

HAPPY,HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Asma. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 4:17am on October 14, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Asma, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

At 1:22am on October 14, 2013, brokenpole said…

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

At 6:15am on July 22, 2013, Ila said…

How are things going?

At 12:14pm on October 14, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Asma....
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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At 8:39am on October 14, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,Asma. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 6:12am on October 14, 2012, brokenpole said…

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

 
 
 

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