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Suicide by Insulin

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ann Mar 22, 2012. 30 Replies

I write this with a heavy heart but I really need some answers. My brother died last month, he was type 1 diabetic. He had been talking about suicide and how he could cover it up, his death…Continue

 

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Ann replied to sister's discussion 'Suicide by Insulin'
"I'm sorry for your loss, sister. I know what a difficult time you're going through and I hope you find good ways to be at peace very soon! I'm another one of those who has had "walking pneumonia" that was diagnosed because I…"
Mar 22, 2012
Robyn replied to sister's discussion 'Suicide by Insulin'
"I am so very sorry for your loss. Sister, I lost my brother in 1989 and it was very hard. I had questions as you do. I would never know the answers to. Over time I realized that I needed to just grieve and remember him as my…"
Mar 21, 2012
Linda G replied to sister's discussion 'Suicide by Insulin'
"Oh my gosh....who needs THAT kind of remark!!! Have you ho feeling of compassion at this time for sister?"
Mar 21, 2012
Brunetta replied to sister's discussion 'Suicide by Insulin'
"neither needed nor WANTED . Please go see a counselor. You are getting downright nasty and unpleasant, and I "assume" you do not want to come across that way, at least to us on Tudiabetes.... To the original Poster, I am so sorry about…"
Mar 21, 2012
sister replied to sister's discussion 'Suicide by Insulin'
"You have all been so very helpful and heart warming, thank you so much! It feels so nice to be surrounded by so many people who understand what my brother lived through, I only wish Larry had come here months ago because I think it would have helped…"
Mar 21, 2012
Doris D left a comment for sister
"I'm so sorry for ur loss! Please ask we will try and help in any way we can."
Mar 21, 2012
Doris D left a comment for sister
"WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our…"
Mar 21, 2012
Linda G left a comment for sister
"Welcome to the circle sister... 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,…"
Mar 21, 2012
Linda G replied to sister's discussion 'Suicide by Insulin'
"I'm so very sorry to hear of your loss...how awful. All I can do is offer you my deepest condolences and my support. Know that here, you will find support and understanding....and that you are NOT alone ♥"
Mar 21, 2012
Peetie replied to sister's discussion 'Suicide by Insulin'
"I think this is more of a question of "What happened?" rather than "Why me?". Sister, I don't know a great deal about insulin but I have had several bouts of pneumonia. On one occasion, there were no outward signs and I went…"
Mar 21, 2012
Diana replied to sister's discussion 'Suicide by Insulin'
"I'm so sorry for your loss."
Mar 21, 2012
Cheryl replied to sister's discussion 'Suicide by Insulin'
"I lost a brother to suicide. He left a journal explaining his day to day feelings over the last six months of his life. Even though we could read about his thoughts, feel the depth of his frustrations, read about the method he'd chosen, the…"
Mar 21, 2012
catlover left a comment for sister
"HI sister- Hello and Welcome to TuD !!!!"
Mar 21, 2012
JohnG replied to sister's discussion 'Suicide by Insulin'
"My father has experienced something very close. We where at the lake on 4th of July water skiing and having a good time when he started felling bad so we went back to the boat dock and I took the kids and my brother took my dad to a rural hospital…"
Mar 21, 2012
palomino replied to sister's discussion 'Suicide by Insulin'
"Almost sounds like a drug they were all taking could be related to the issues they experienced..."
Mar 21, 2012
blazer1155 replied to sister's discussion 'Suicide by Insulin'
"Sorry to hear of your brother's passing, I know it is hard to deal with, I'm no Dr, but yes you can have pneumonia with out any sign of illness expecialy in diabetics. I always get pneumonia shots every year just to be save . Yeas he could…"
Mar 21, 2012

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At 1:13pm on March 21, 2012, Doris D said…

I'm so sorry for ur loss! Please ask we will try and help in any way we can.

At 1:12pm on March 21, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our forum. To answer any of us back just hit the "comment back "bar under our comments and you will go to our page where you can leave a comment to us and also read abit about us.

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At 1:02pm on March 21, 2012, Linda G said…

Welcome to the circle sister...
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 12:09pm on March 21, 2012, catlover said…

HI sister- Hello and Welcome to TuD !!!!

At 11:14pm on March 20, 2012, nel said…

Glad you joined TuD to learn more about diabetes ( may I say : in memory of your Dear Brother ??) ...be well

At 2:21pm on March 20, 2012, 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.

At 2:21pm on March 20, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to our wonderful family. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

 
 
 

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