SpecialT67's Journey with Type 1 Diabetes

Patient: Type 1 Diabetes

Patient Info: Diagnosed: over 24 years ago, Female, Age: 52

  1. 1
    over 5 years ago
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    Frequent infections

    Symptoms

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  2. 2
    over 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

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  3. 3
    over 5 years ago
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    Glucophage (metformin)

    Drug Therapy or Medication

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  4. 4
    over 5 years ago
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    Self-care technique

    Symptom Management

    I was working long hours and not taking care of myself for years...

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  5. 5
    over 5 years ago
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    Humulin R (insulin regular)

    Drug Therapy or Medication

    Got pregnant in 2003, Dr took me off metformin and put me on insulin. My sugars ran normal or close to it thru my whole pregnancy.

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  6. 6
    over 5 years ago
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    Got married.

    Milestones

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  7. 7
    over 5 years ago
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    C- section.

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had complications after. Got infection, had staples removed. Had to be on wound vac for 3 months.

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  8. 8
    over 5 years ago
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    Birth

    Milestones

    Had my daughter Zoe July 16, 2004

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  9. 9
    over 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Diabetic Neuropathy, 2005

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  10. 10
    over 5 years ago
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    Lantus (insulin glargine)

    Drug Therapy or Medication

    Also Neurontin for nerve pain in my feet.

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