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MrsCora01

Joined: 02/28/2010
My Story:
I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 1966. In the 70s I was told I had protein in my urine and that I would be on dialysis soon. I eventually did end up on dialysis but not until 2001. My cousin gave me a kidney in 2002 (on her birthday!). During the year on dialysis I did both hemo and peritoneal dialysis so I have experience with both modalities. After my transplant I started pumping with a Paradigm pump. In 2008 I had a pancreas transplant and have not required insulin since April 27th, 2008. I still test but now it is for fun!

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Reply: Innovative Diabetic Management Program
Sorry, but I wouldn't sign up for something and give my email unless I at least got a...More
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There are 2 books that most of us find very helpful. One is "Think Like a Pancreas" by...More
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Don't forget most of Europe and Asia also. The conversion factor is to divide the US...More
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