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At 8:23am on March 23, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

David, 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 7:57am on March 23, 2014, Linda G said…

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Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES DAVID!!
(You haven't commented in a long while. Have you been away?
Is everything alright....can we help??)
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At 8:24am on March 23, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DAVID!!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
(You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK)
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 5:48am on March 23, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 7:34am on March 23, 2012, brokenpole said…

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

At 7:20am on March 23, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you David...
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)

At 12:51am on March 23, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 5:01pm on January 12, 2012, Relentless-a-matic said…

Are you type 1 or type 2? I was reading your comments in the diabetic vegetarians.

At 10:59am on October 19, 2011, marty1492 said…
Hi David,

This is the very first "social networking" website I've ever joined. I'm not yet comfortable putting personal information out in public even though I'm sure that everyone on a site like this is a great person and a potential friend.

I have a couple of questions in relation to one of your posts that I'd really like to ask you. Would you be willing to "friend" me? I promise not to be a pest!

Thank you in advance,

marty1492
At 4:38pm on March 23, 2011, Lianna said…
At 10:44am on March 23, 2011, Linda G said…
Don't worry....it's a low carb bamboo muffin for THIS panda!!!
At 10:43am on March 23, 2011, Linda G said…
Greetings David.....
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?
At 9:47am on March 23, 2011, Doris D said…
At 8:52am on March 23, 2011, Low Carb Dietitian said…
Happy Birthday, David! :)
At 9:29pm on December 11, 2010, LeeAnneL. said…

Hey David- I am trying to get on here more. I've been really sick this past year dealing with gastroparesis- long story, no fun- and was not really very motivated. Now that I am dealing with the symptoms of it better, and getting that under control, I will probably be on here a lot more! I am psyched that there is a group on here for vegetarians! I am vegan/ raw-foodist-wanna-be. I don't know where on my profile it says I am Type 1.5-I used to call myself that, but since learning more about it, I don't think I qualify.

It is weird because I am classified as Type 1 for insurance purposes. For some reason, my doctors occasional refer to me as Type 1.5- perhaps because I was diagnosed as an adult? The weird thing is that when I was diagnosed, I was in DKA, and my c-peptides were 0.2. Now they are 0! From what I understand most people with 1.5 have usually years and years where they are on oral meds and managing with diet and exercise- I never had that. I went from totally normal to having almost no insulin production over a period of 4-5 months where I had "symptoms," but never made it to the docs.

Anyway, there's my little "Am I T1.5?" story for you..... it's interested you brought up your friend who's 1.5 and grew up in Brick, because I was reading about environmental toxins contributing to the rise in autoimmune diabetes- both Type 1 and Type 1.5 are autoimmune diseases- and Jersey in general is one of the most polluted states in the nation. The book I was reading was called Diabetes Rising by Dan Hurley. Really interesting stuff, because when most people talk about the "Diabetes Epidemic" they are talking about type 2 because there are so many of them- Type 1 and 1.5 only make up 5-15% of diabetics (depending on whose statistics you are looking at), but the crazy thing is that Type 1 and 1.5 are rising just as fast as Type 2!! I don't think it's a coincidence at all! Sorry for the long comment!

At 10:52am on December 6, 2010, Steve D said…
Hey David,
We have more in common than we thought! I am originally from New England, (Massachuesettts), and have spent plenty of time in VT as well! GO PATS! Especiaslly tonight!
At 5:41pm on November 5, 2010, latvianchick said…
I was diagnosed in 2004 too - after 10 years of symptoms which doctors failed to pick up on!!! Looking back I had all the symptoms of frequent keto attacks! They said it was Type 2 (because of my age) but in fact it was Type 1!
At 5:28pm on November 5, 2010, latvianchick said…
Hi, where are you from? What type of Diabetes? How long?
At 6:05pm on February 19, 2010, Doris D said…
Welcome to our REALLY BIG FAMILY David!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
At 7:06pm on February 18, 2010, Robyn said…
Hello and Welcome!

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