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At 7:09pm on April 25, 2013, Linda G said…

Hello Joni! Thank you for having me as a friend :)
I'm in the southwestern part of the province of Ontario. I'm a wife of 33 years (hubby is also diabetic), mom to two grown children (one 28, the other 26), a grandma to 3 lovable little boys, a teacher, and before that an illustrator (still do some) and graphic designer....I speak French fluently, I read, history fascinates me, I paint, sing, walk, garden, ski, ride my bike....did I mention "read"? I love having friends over, I bake/cook, am an eclectic music lover, an animal lover...the ocean...ah the speaks to me! Oh...and I have diabetes (and a few other things).
Nice to have you as a friend!!! Tell me a bit about yourself and
keep in touch, ok?

At 12:27pm on February 28, 2013, Kathy said…

Hey, saw your comment about the Relion A1C test. I bought two of them and sent them in about 3 months apart. BOTH were lost by whatever lab does the analyzing. I had kept the little receipt deal and in each instance, they showed no record of receiving it. This left a pretty sour taste in my mouth. Sure, it was a lot cheaper than the Bayer (and yup, the Bayer is definitely more complicated) but WalMart refused to refund my money. Bummer.

At 6:07am on December 22, 2011, brokenpole said…

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

At 4:52am on December 22, 2011, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you ♥
Best Wishes NOW....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?

At 4:28am on December 22, 2011, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 4:34pm on September 11, 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 10:08pm on September 10, 2011, Linda G said…
Thanks for the reply Joni, and you're welcome!!
I'm certain you will find much support and make many friends here.
I'm delighted that you are doing so well. Be well.....
linda in canada
At 12:56pm on September 9, 2011, catlover said…
Hi Joni- Welcome to TuD. We hope you like it here. Hope you are feeling better by now !!!
At 5:33am on September 9, 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 3:01am on September 9, 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.
At 8:37pm on September 8, 2011, Robyn said…
Hello and Welcome!
At 6:14pm on September 8, 2011, Linda G said…
Welcome home Joni. Thank you for sharing a bit about yourself. What a OVERWHELMINGLY frightening experience...not even 4 months ago!!!! Did you feel ill for a while, or was it a rapid onset? So glad that you are better, and as well....glad that you have found us ♥ Thake it step by step, and please do not hesitate to ask questions. Were are all in this together...FOR one another.
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 6:11pm on September 8, 2011, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR FAMILY MY FRIEND!!!!!!!!! Any questions? Just ask one of us or post it on our forum where you will get a diversty of answers.
Here's a link to help our new member's get to know us better:



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