#dsma Transcript

Healthcare social media transcript of the #dsma hashtag. (). See #dsma Influencers.

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Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
It's my birthday and it's time for #DSMA - not a bad way to celebrate!
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
You guys... IT'S #DSMA WEDNESDAY!!
Tudiabetes.org @diabeteshf
After #dsma tonight, i'm doing a #BigBlueTest 2 #helpothers while I exercise. Check it out! http://t.co/Jrv04ELojQ - HG #DOC #Diabetes
StephenS @stephenstype1
@sweetlyvoiced In the words of Frosty the Snowman: Happy Birthday! #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
Hi everyone! *waving* Welcome to #dsma.
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
Hi everyone! *waving* Welcome to #dsma.
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
@sweetlyvoiced Happy birthday to you!!! #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
@sweetlyvoiced AWESOME. Have a great birthday! Well, it's Wednesday, so it WILL be great! :D #dsma
Elizabeth Redman @redman178
Hi!! #dsma
✽♥✽VeRo✽♥✽ @vero7184
Me!!!
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
DSMA? You betcha! :) :)) :))) #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
Intros: Name, connection to diabetes, blog (if you have one) and your favorite Halloween candy. #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
Intros: Name, connection to diabetes, blog (if you have one) and your favorite Halloween candy. #dsma
Heather Gabel, PWD @heathergabel
After #dsma tonight, i'm doing a #BigBlueTest 2 #helpothers while I exercise. Check it out! http://t.co/BycKxiwdlw - HG #DOC #Diabetes
StephenS @stephenstype1
Hello @DiabetesSocMed & @SweeterCherise-- And everyone here in #DSMA land
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Intros: Name, connection to diabetes, blog (if you have one) and your favorite Halloween candy. #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
Courtney, T1 for 16 years, http://t.co/Df8K8uGr8A and.... ALL OF THE CANDY!! #dsma
Andrew Lopez, RN @nursefriendly
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Intros: Name, connection to diabetes, blog (if you have one) and your favorite Halloween candy. #dsma
Elizabeth Redman @redman178
Name: elizabeth Redman...diabetic 13yrs...no blog...Reese's PB cup!! #dsma
Abby @abby_moschell
Intro: Abby T1D for 11 yrs and Reeces is probably my all time favorite candy! #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
Melissa, type 1 since '90, blog at http://t.co/9Nu87K1jLH, favorite Halloween candy - mini Mr. Goodbars. #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
Hi guys! #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @HeatherGabel: After #dsma tonight, i'm doing a #BigBlueTest 2 #helpothers while I exercise. Check it out! http://t.co/BycKxiwdlw - HG #
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
Hello from FDI! Happy it's #dsma time! We always look forward to the #diabetes chat on Wednesday nights! #DSMA
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
Rose, Type 2 since 2009, blog link in bio, favorite Halloween Candy, ANYTHING Reese's..or Kit Kat...or Twix. I'm a candy monster :P #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
Stephen, T1D for 22 years, http://t.co/7B4RyfuMl0 , Fave halloween candy? http://t.co/8r8XnMxBmu #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
Kelly, type 1 for 40+ yrs, no blog just Twts, anything chocolate. #dsma
T1D @txdiabetic
Lindsey, T1 for 3 years next month, and Reeses Pieces! #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
I'm Cherise (@sweeterCherise). I will be moderating tonights' chat. I was dx'd w/ LADA in 2004 and Reese's P-cups are my fav #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
I'm Cherise (@sweeterCherise). I will be moderating tonights' chat. I was dx'd w/ LADA in 2004 and Reese's P-cups are my fav #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
Tina, mom of 3 cwd, http://t.co/oXGauMAtpE, reeses hands down #DSMA
Brenda Bell @tmana
Hi. Brenda, T2, blogging over at dLife (Blogabetes). Not sure I have a favorite Hallowe'en candy any more. #dsma
Holly Hillier @hillierholly
Holly, t1 for 24 years. Crispy crunch all the way #DSMA
Brenda Bell @tmana
That said, I've taken to "Unreal" brand when I do go in for candy... #dsma
T. @jordanmktg
Late! *waving* #dsma
Jeremy Harvey @broharvey
Jeremy / T1 since 1988 / no blog / Runts #DSMA
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
Name : Jeff (species human) ; D-Connection : Living w/ #T1D since 1984 ; Blog : http://t.co/ARd5a3vV5G ; Halloween Candy : No comment #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
.@sweetlyvoiced If I could sing, I would sing a song for you on your special day! Happy Birthday! #dsma
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
Brian t2 from NJ no blog #dsma hi everyone
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
My favorite Halloween candy is sugar-free candy NOT. #stillAWasteofPerfectlyGoodCarbs #dsma
T. @jordanmktg
Tiffiany. Type 2 & I have a thing for candy corn! #dsma
Patrick McConnell @patrickmcconnel
Hi D'tweeps, Patrick, NY, T1, I've had a procrastinating pancreas for 20 years (try saying that five times fast) no candy..:( #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
I love the memories I get reading everyone's favorite holiday candy! #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
@DiabetesSocMed I know you can sing. We all remember "all the diabetics." #DSMA
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
Tonight-I will be giving away a Blue Fridays button to the #dsma (s) top three participants. #blueFridays
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
Tonight-I will be giving away a Blue Fridays button to the #dsma (s) top three participants. #blueFridays
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
Hey Holly! RT @HillierHolly: Holly, t1 for 24 years. Crispy crunch all the way #DSMA
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Tonight-I will be giving away a Blue Fridays button to the #dsma (s) top three participants. #blueFridays
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Tonight-I will be giving away a Blue Fridays button to the #dsma (s) top three participants. #blueFridays
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @sweetlyvoiced: @DiabetesSocMed I know you can sing. We all remember "all the diabetics." #DSMA
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
RT @SweeterCherise: Tonight-I will be giving away a Blue Fridays button to the #dsma (s) top three participants. #blueFridays
T. @jordanmktg
@KellyRawlings I agree with you. I don't understand sugar-free #stillAWasteofPerfectlyGoodCarbs #dsma
Brian S @kirbman101
Hi again everyone. I'm Brian, I'm T1, and there's no way I could pick just one Halloween candy. #dsma
1Run.org @1runamerica
@DiabetesSocMed GAME SHOW Prize Night! I love it #dsma
Jane @jdpardinas
Jane Type 2. Reese peanut chocolate. #dsma
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
Hi all, Ilana, T1 on a Ping that I should call to replace, http://t.co/uCuBezA2TB, and I like mini chocolate bars or anything malted #dsma
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
@jordanmktg @KellyRawlings I know right! It tastes worse and usually almost the same number of carbs. #Waste #dsma
John @joltdude
John, t1, all tweet, looks like a dexcom might be in my future along with winning tix to Cyndi Lauper. Lindt spheres and reeses cups #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
I'm Gabby, type one for almost ten years and kit kats are my favorite! #dsma
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
Brad T1-My pancreas is Type Sux- "Candy is dandy, but liquor is a good way to go too low." - Ogden Smash #dsma
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
I love me some kit kats and twix bars #dsma
C @iamsquee
C. blog at C's Life http://t.co/hCY72pd2vq t1 24 years/pump user. dietitian/diabetes educator. laffy taffy! (hilarious jokes). #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
My tweets wont send in #DSMA - keep getting sent to twitter jail. Tahts a thing?
Leigh Ann DePope @leighanndepope
Leigh Ann, T2 2 yrs, no blog, smarties #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
Am I late? I'm Liz. T1D since 2006. Blog at http://t.co/SD4xjw3SKb fave halloween candy are those caramel apple suckers. :) #DSMA
T. @jordanmktg
@RoseC_Tomato @KellyRawlings absolutely! #Waste #dsma
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
Hi all! Sorry I'm a few minutes late! Kelley, T1D for 19 years, blog at http://t.co/W0kWieB5jm fav candy-Starburst or Skittles! #DSMA
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
@BrianKurzweil Me toooo. If @Kirbman101 wasn't allergic to peanuts I'd have all of those plus Reese's in my candy bucket right now :P #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
what the heck is twitter jail #DSMA
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
Hey folks! T1, pumper, stand up comic.Blogs are on http://t.co/QBOxidZvcw and http://t.co/nD2qOij7Eu #DSMA
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
I had to log out and log back in because my tweets were being sent to jail #DSMA
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
Speaking of candy, my mom once bought a box of 36 Twix when I went low in Costco. Was 36. She freaked. Lol. #dsma
Brenda Bell @tmana
heading to grab a houserobe... it's a bit chilly in here #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
Hello, Holly, T1 31 years (hi @HillierHolly!), and I like to have a personal stash of Coffee Crisp on Nov 1. #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
As a newly minted mom of a #celiac kid, I'm noticing everyone's fav candy has gluten. This makes me sad. *laughs* #dsma
Jessica Schomberg @schomj
RT @KellyRawlings: My favorite Halloween candy is sugar-free candy NOT. #stillAWasteofPerfectlyGoodCarbs #dsma
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
@A1CBelowSeven You'd better have a note from your mother! :) #dsma
John @joltdude
Though not looking forward to a three day tryst with the ipro barb sensor. It isn't enlight #dsma #diabetes
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
My dd friend gave her a gift bag full of sugarfree candy for her birthday. points for trying #DSMA
C @iamsquee
@sweetlyvoiced laffy taffy is GF! #dsma
Leanna Zimmerman @pianogirl416
Hey I'm Leanna, Type 1 for 5.5 years Won't be here much tonight cause of homework and a new cat who demands full attention! #DSMA
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
@iamsquee @sweetlyvoiced mmmm banana #DSMA
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@A1CBelowSeven Better late than never! :D #dsma
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
"@DiabetesSocMed: Tonight-I will be giving away a Blue Fridays button to the #dsma (s) top three participants. #blueFridays" I want!!
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
@pianogirl416best excuse #DSMA
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
@sweetlyvoiced My sister can't have gluten either and BF is allergic to peanuts so I'm going to learn homemade versions :D #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@xXLovelyLizXx Hi Liz! #dsma
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
@SweeterCherise Hi Cherise! Looking forward to #dsma!
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
Oh @sugarfreesweety it #dsma time !!
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
@FreakedforDemi hello friend. :) #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
Topic: Fighting for Our Cause #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
Topic: Fighting for Our Cause #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @iamsquee: @sweetlyvoiced laffy taffy is GF! #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
@iamsquee I tried giving her laffy taffy, but it stuck to the roof of her mouth, she gagged and threw up. #GF fail. 3yo. Sigh. #dsma
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Topic: Fighting for Our Cause #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
@FreakedforDemi Thank you! it is good to be back. #dsma
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
@KellyRawlings Maybe you don't blog but you sure to write great articles for #diabetesforecast Hi, Kelly #DSMA
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
@DiabetesSocMed Oh I like it already! #dsma
C @iamsquee
@sweetlyvoiced hershey kisses, skittles, starbursts, reeses, peeps... #dsma
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
RT @DiabetesSocMed Topic: Fighting for Our Cause #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Topic: Fighting for Our Cause #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
@xXLovelyLizXx @A1CBelowSeven Some of my favorite bloggers are late... #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
I've only been in two fist fights because of diabetes. Wait, that's what you meant, right? #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@pianogirl416 Oh what's the cats name? #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
@RoseC_Tomato I made big notecards to carry w me for trick or treating - a green one w all the YES candy listed and a red one with NO #dsma
John @joltdude
Think dark chocolate vs mockolate is a good substitution vs sugar free porcelain worship #diabetes #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
@A1CBelowSeven @DiabetesSocMed peeps at halloween? #DSMA
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
Everybody was Type 2 Fighting, that glucose was fast as lightning! #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Topic: Fighting for Our Cause #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
@StephenSType1 @A1CBelowSeven haha. I hope you're both doing well. :) #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
@DiabetesHeroes lol #DSMA
Leanna Zimmerman @pianogirl416
@KellyRawlings she has a problem keeping still enough for me to get one on my phone! Will have to have my sis use her good camera then #dsma
Stefan Rubin @baltimorebean
Stefan Rubin dxd type 1 in 1979 started on a biiig pump in 1983 I second the reese's #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@hwitteman Never had those before! Are they good? #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
Q1. Let
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
Q1. Let
StephenS @stephenstype1
BTW: #diabetes - related tweets until 10:00 or so tonight RT @DiabetesSocMed: Topic: Fighting for Our Cause #dsma
✽♥✽VeRo✽♥✽ @vero7184
I guess I just got suckered in!
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
@DiabetesHeroes LOL! #dsma ear worm
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
RT @StephenSType1 BTW: #diabetes - related tweets until 10:00 or so tonight RT @DiabetesSocMed: Topic: Fighting for Our Cause #dsma
T. @jordanmktg
RT @DiabetesHeroes: Everybody was Type 2 Fighting, that glucose was fast as lightning! #dsma
C @iamsquee
q1 - BIG BLUE TEST! http://t.co/6kWbCRkLHR #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @sweetlyvoiced: @RoseC_Tomato I made big notecards to carry w me for trick or treating - a green one w all the YES candy listed and a re
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Q1. Let
Dr. Richard Billard @1medical2news
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Q1. Let
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
I did my 1st mentor visit in the hospital for a newly diagnosed last weekend, felt so good to ease the fear a little #dsma
T. @jordanmktg
@DiabetesHeroes #dsma I love it!
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@xXLovelyLizXx diabetic friend (: #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@DiabetesSocMed I think I can safely say you were missed! #dsma :D
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
@KellyRawlings @sweetlyvoiced Great question -only answer is too much reliance on food processing #DSMA
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
Q1 Instead of location, location, location...it needs to be donation, donation, donation! #dsma
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
Q1. Re education: community outreach is a big deal. In May I did a workshop @ ADA on teaching the communities abt it. #dsma
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
RT @DiabetesHeroes Q1 Instead of location, location, location...it needs to be donation, donation, donation! #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
I've been thinking about access to supplies for a long time and can't come up with a good solution. #dsma
Dan Fleshler @fleshlerd
Q1. Send the Tea Party to a desert island and develop a sane health care system. #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
@diabetessocmed You put Big Mama in my head: "You listen good to I, because it's either education or elimination" #DSMA
1Run.org @1runamerica
Create an online place where people can post what they need and extras insurance gives give it to them #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
@FreakedforDemi Well, they are my fave! Not available in the US, though. #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
Q1: I think it's difficult for PWD to do their job, taking care of themselves, when it's so difficult to get the tools needed. #dsma
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
@DiabetesSocMed Q1. There is also a lot of miss information going on as well #DSMA
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
Q1. It's shocking how some of the information we take for granted isn't known amongst some populations #dsma
C @iamsquee
is this chat really low on participants tonight? i feel like my feed isn't moving as quickly as normal. #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
Q1: Encourage ppl to get health ins., get HCP, use their #diabetes ed benefits! No doc = hard to get supplies, into programs. #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
Q1. It's gonna cost money-- but if that's all it takes, it seems possible. Then find a way to get it there. And educate, educate #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @DiabetesHeroes: Q1 Instead of location, location, location...it needs to be donation, donation, donation! #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @RoseC_Tomato: Q1. Re education: community outreach is a big deal. In May I did a workshop @ ADA on teaching the communities abt it. #d
Lesley Kimball @poeticlibrarian
Hi all T1, 12 yrs, Omnipod/Dexcom blog at http://t.co/3fmV1zQRm2 Can someone RT Q1? #dsma
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
Q1 Grassroots. Start asking questions in your local area. Start small. Work with your church or employer #DSMA
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
RT @KellyRawlings: Q1: Encourage ppl to get health ins., get HCP, use their #diabetes ed benefits! No doc = hard to get supplies, into prog
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
RT @ChelcieRice Q1 Grassroots. Start asking questions in your local area. Start small. Work with your church or employer #DSMA
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@hwitteman That would explain it, haha. (: #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
I've been there, with little insurance to help, paying out of pocket. What's more important food or insulin? Sometimes I had to choose #dsma
Brenda Bell @tmana
Q1. We can end government regulation and the current insurance system (based on Medicaid/Medicare), which are behind excessive prices #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
I think someone needs to teach health companies ab diabetes. SO many ppl denied coverage for basics. "Using too many test strips" Dumb #dsma
Tom Goffe @thomasgoffe
#T1D x 19 yrs 10 mos/Bushmills #DSMA
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @ChelcieRice: Q1 Grassroots. Start asking questions in your local area. Start small. Work with your church or employer #DSMA
✽♥✽VeRo✽♥✽ @vero7184
@vero7184: Late hello.... Veronica, t1 for 18 yrs, #diaversary nov 26, haven't blogged in months, fav Halloween candy Twix, twizzlers #dsma
C @iamsquee
are y'all aware of the big blue test? every time you exercise, you can donate supplies to those need. now thru nov 14 WDD. #dsma
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
1. No matter how little time or money we have, education is something we can promote in small or large ways. #DSMA
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
Q1: Join in-person support groups, join chats, read blogs, talk to #PWD, share your stories and listen others #DSMA
Patrick McConnell @patrickmcconnel
Q1, Mobilize the DOC... #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
Q1 Make people aware that without necessary supplies it is hard for PWD to take care of themselves. #dsma
John @joltdude
Donation is great but not the answer when your worried about your own supplies #diabetes #dsma
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
RT @ilanalucas 1. No matter how little time or money we have, education is something we can promote in small or large ways. #DSMA
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
So I think it's important to set up some community outreach. Where supplies can be given to people in desperate need. #dsma
Brenda Bell @tmana
Q1. And we need to develop a corps of peer advocates and peer educators #dsma
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
Q1 Also study new ways to raise funds. Develop a fanbase to support crowdfunding #DSMA
1Run.org @1runamerica
Institutions are tough. One on one dynamics through social media and the like are fast and effective #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @ilanalucas: 1. No matter how little time or money we have, education is something we can promote in small or large ways. #DSMA
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
Q1: Revamp healthcare system from the ground up (it's still broken) & make all US Congress reps work as volunteers. The money problem #dsma
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
Q1. @ilanalucas Love this answer! I couldn't think of anything too great, so I'm going to go with yours :) #DSMA
Tim Brand @bleedingfinger
RT @iamsquee: are y'all aware of the big blue test? every time you exercise, you can donate supplies to those need. now thru nov 14 WDD. #
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
Q1. Every time you do the #bigbluetest , a donation is made to PWD in need. http://t.co/6HadUCBEM1 Takes just 14 minutes. DO IT! #dsma
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
Q1.I have to go with Outreach. I'm seeing firsthand how we make a difference ourselves when we share our experience #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@neeljadeja Awh! That is amazing! #dsma
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
Hi everyone, T1 for 25 yrs, blog at http://t.co/fCwcGrPBbL and fave halloween candy are those little tiny bars #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
Q1. Work with charities that address the specific issue + more general work in global social justice. #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
Q1. Support too-- Look what it's done for all of us:) #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
RT @hwitteman Q1. Work with charities that address the specific issue + more general work in global social justice. #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
@momof3T1s It's the only way, right? I would rather educate than eliminate. What about you? #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @iamsquee: are y'all aware of the big blue test? every time you exercise, you can donate supplies to those need. now thru nov 14 WDD. #
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Q1. Let
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
How to donate surplus #diabetes supplies: http://t.co/m724MdX3Ec #dsma
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
Q1: ... Then, divert the money as appropriate! :) #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
RT @hwitteman: Q1. Work with charities that address the specific issue + more general work in global social justice. #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
LOL, I'm trying to convince my family to do big blue test w/ old meter. They don't want the finger pokes. #dsma
John @joltdude
A bottle of test strips is cheaper than paying for either the pt or victims life due to accident #diabetes #dsma
✽♥✽VeRo✽♥✽ @vero7184
Definitely this--->
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @sweetlyvoiced: Q1. Every time you do the #bigbluetest , a donation is made to PWD in need. http://t.co/6HadUCBEM1 Takes just 14 minutes
Tim Brand @bleedingfinger
RT @ChelcieRice: Hey folks! T1, pumper, stand up comic.Blogs are on http://t.co/QBOxidZvcw and http://t.co/nD2qOij7Eu #DSMA
Manny Hernandez @askmanny
T1: do the #BigBlueTest, support and follow @MarjoriesFund, @100campaign, @Ayudainc #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @neeljadeja: Q1.I have to go with Outreach. I'm seeing firsthand how we make a difference ourselves when we share our experience #dsma
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
If people aren't familiar with TuDiabetes and diabetes hands foundation's Big Blue Test check it out. $ goes to help w/D supplies #dsma
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
RT @tmana: Q1. And we need to develop a corps of peer advocates and peer educators #dsma
Larry @maindog101
Hi there. Larry here. T2 for over 7 years & @inkstain_d's t3 #dsma
Tim Brand @bleedingfinger
RT @sweetlyvoiced: As a newly minted mom of a #celiac kid, I'm noticing everyone's fav candy has gluten. This makes me sad. *laughs* #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
RT @neeljadeja: Q1.I have to go with Outreach. I'm seeing firsthand how we make a difference ourselves when we share our experience #dsma
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
RT @askmanny: T1: do the #BigBlueTest, support and follow @MarjoriesFund, @100campaign, @Ayudainc #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
@DiabetesSocMed wouldn't mind eliminating diabetes but that can only be done through education and support in research #DSMA
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
1. The irony seems to be that the poorest and sickest are the most willing to help others, because they KNOW. (Education, important!) #dsma
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
RT @askmanny: T1: do the #BigBlueTest, support and follow @MarjoriesFund, @100campaign, @Ayudainc #dsma
Tom Goffe @thomasgoffe
Q1: educate GPs in 21st century treatment. + include families in CDE education sessions #DSMA
Leigh Ann DePope @leighanndepope
@tmana Love this idea! #dsma
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
@DiabetesSocMed @KellyRawlings @sweetlyvoiced Happy Birthday, Mel! #DSMA
Tim Brand @bleedingfinger
RT @fdi_diabetes: Q1: Join in-person support groups, join chats, read blogs, talk to #PWD, share your stories and listen others #DSMA
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
RT @fdi_diabetes RT @tmana: Q1. And we need to develop a corps of peer advocates and peer educators #dsma
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
RT @xXLovelyLizXx RT @hwitteman Q1. Work with charities that address the specific issue + more general work in global social justice #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
RT @DiabetesHeroes: If people aren't familiar with TuDiabetes and diabetes hands foundation's Big Blue Test check it out. $ goes to help w/
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
Agreed! RT @ilanalucas: 1. No matter how little time or money we have, education is something we can promote in small or large ways. #DSMA
Patrick McConnell @patrickmcconnel
Q1, talk really slowly to healthcare providers and insurance companies... #dsma
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
Find a Diabetic Supply, one in #Charlotte sells 50 strips for $15, regardless of coverage! #notfreestyle #notonetoucheither #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
Q1 Also we can just educate people about diabetes as much as possible which I am sure many of us do on a day to day basis anyways. #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
Q1: Also, for those of us w/ access, don't waste supplies/tests. Asked doc to use A1C another provider had done last wk FTW. #dsma
Manny Hernandez @askmanny
RT @iamsquee: q1 - BIG BLUE TEST! http://t.co/6kWbCRkLHR #dsma
Stefan Rubin @baltimorebean
Q1 encourage more education better use of supplies etc easier donation of unused items #dsma
✽♥✽VeRo✽♥✽ @vero7184
RT @DiabetesHeroes: If people aren't familiar with TuDiabetes and diabetes hands foundation's Big Blue Test check it out. $ goes to help w/
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
Q1 -posters in all medical exam rooms explaining symptoms of new onset diabetes - anyone, any age, not reversible, not caused by sugar #DSMA
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
@KellyRawlings Good to know, Kelly! #DSMA
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
I better be quiet, or I'll get my ass kicked ;) #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
And peer mentors RT @A1CBelowSeven:RT @fdi_diabetes RT @tmana: Q1. And we need to develop a corps of peer advocates and peer educators #dsma
Manny Hernandez @askmanny
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Topic: Fighting for Our Cause #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
@ilanalucas I am a huge advocate of education and health literacy. #dsma
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
RT @KellyRawlings: How to donate surplus #diabetes supplies: http://t.co/m724MdX3Ec #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @baltimorebean: Q1 encourage more education better use of supplies etc easier donation of unused items #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @Pancreassassin: LOL, I'm trying to convince my family to do big blue test w/ old meter. They don't want the finger pokes. #dsma
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
RT @SweeterCherise @ilanalucas I am a huge advocate of education and health literacy. #dsma
C @iamsquee
@betespora i'll protect your ass! #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @PatrickMcConnel: Q1, talk really slowly to healthcare providers and insurance companies... #dsma
Brenda Bell @tmana
FWIW, I usually buy strips from a reputable Internet firm. It's cheaper than getting it via prescription/insurance #dsma
Manny Hernandez @askmanny
RT @DiabetesHeroes: If people aren't familiar with TuDiabetes and diabetes hands foundation's Big Blue Test check it out. $ goes to help w/
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @xXLovelyLizXx: So I think it's important to set up some community outreach. Where supplies can be given to people in desperate need.
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @momof3T1s: Q1 -posters in all medical exam rooms explaining symptoms of new onset diabetes - anyone, any age, not reversible, not cause
John @joltdude
A lot of charities limit themselves to children. What about adults with both types of #diabetes need supplies too! #dsma
Manny Hernandez @askmanny
RT @hwitteman: Q1. Work with charities that address the specific issue + more general work in global social justice. #dsma
✽♥✽VeRo✽♥✽ @vero7184
RT @momof3T1s: Q1 -posters in all medical exam rooms explaining symptoms of new onset diabetes - anyone, any age, not reversible, not cause
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
Great responses from Q1. moving on to Q2...#dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
Great responses from Q1. moving on to Q2...#dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @momof3T1s: Q1 -posters in all medical exam rooms explaining symptoms of new onset diabetes - anyone, any age, not reversible, not cause
T. @jordanmktg
Q1. We can encourage donations to organization supporting people with diabetes. #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
RT @jordanmktg Q1. We can encourage donations to organization supporting people with diabetes. #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
Q1 get HCP & Ins 2 recognize that better tools early on mean less complications & cost later. CGMs 4 all who wish them & enough strips #DSMA
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
Q1 Education is the key to success. May sound cliche but it's the truth! #DSMA
Brenda Bell @tmana
@joltdude Indeed. They presume kids without have indigent parents, but adults without have wasted their money. THAT SAID, (follows) #dsma
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
@iamsquee thanks for that! #dsma
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
Q1. Our Charlotte chapter #JDRF is having a Caregiver event this Saturday #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
Q2. What can WE do as a community to help those who need education, insulin, oral medication, meters., etc.? is it out of our reach? #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
Q2. What can WE do as a community to help those who need education, insulin, oral medication, meters., etc.? is it out of our reach? #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
RT @joltdude: A lot of charities limit themselves to children. What about adults with both types of #diabetes need supplies too! #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @jordanmktg: Q1. We can encourage donations to organization supporting people with diabetes. #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Q2. What can WE do as a community to help those who need education, insulin, oral medication, meters., etc.? is it out
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
I'm late. What was the 1st Q for #dsma?
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
Q1 Also, finding a cure would do a lot to alleviate the need. Hint, hint, researchers!!!!! #dsma
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
@joltdude Good point! I haven't seen many available to adult T2s, though it's believed they aren'tt as "necessary" for us. #dsma
Abby @abby_moschell
Q2. I feel like I don #dsma
Brenda Bell @tmana
@joltdude I've had former pharma reps tell me docs hit them up for free samples for pts who went abroad 3x yr but "no $$ for meds" #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
Q2. If you are in need then I will share what I can. Or I will find someone who can. People need to know that they are cared about. #dsma
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Q2. What can WE do as a community to help those who need education, insulin, oral medication, meters., etc.? is it out
C @iamsquee
q2 - tough one. we can't write scripts. but we can donate to organizations that provide supplies/education to those who need it. #dsma
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
RT @joltdude: A lot of charities limit themselves to children. What about adults with both types of #diabetes need supplies too! #dsma
Jane @jdpardinas
Q1. I'm trying to get my Dr. to convince JDS to get Japan govt to include strips in nat'l health for non-insulin using T2Ds #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
Q2: donate excess, don't waste resources we have. Big Blue Test. #dsma
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
2. I actually do think helping everyone is out of reach, which is why concrete plans/people/causes to help are key. Less impotent rage #dsma
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
@DiabetesHeroes Wait, there's no cure?!!!?? #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
Q2 give what we can, when we can, how we can - to help others. #DSMA
Brenda Bell @tmana
Unfortunately, those well-heeled misers ruin it for those who really NEED the reduced prices/freebies #dsma
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
Q2: Again, education. Find out where your local public health office is. Go to outreach community events. #DSMA
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
Q2. It is not only within our reach, it is as close as a tweet, responding to a status update, phone call, or hug. #dsma
Patrick McConnell @patrickmcconnel
Q2, Endocrinologists and CDE's should be encouraging anyone with an Internet connection to check out the DOC... #dsma
Abby @abby_moschell
q2 I feel like I don't know a lot of people in my area that have T1D I think I would be more willing to help if I knew what to do #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
Exactly. RT @momof3T1s Q2 give what we can, when we can, how we can - to help others. #DSMA
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
Q2 I struggle over "help 1 person at a time" vs. "work w/ donate to orgs, change policies for more good for many" Tend to choose later #dsma
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
Q2. Go and find people willing to listen. I've been trying to set up a workshop but there hasn't been enough interest where I'm asking #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
Q2: Use our knowledge/experience to influence health care discussions. #dsma
C @iamsquee
q2 - check with local communities on free/reduced cost services offered. if you're a professional, volunteer every now and then. #dsma
Holly Hillier @hillierholly
We can be a voice and an example to prove who are oblivious to this serious problem #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
Q2. Out of reach for whom? If 10 need help and we can only help 5, do we let all 10 fall? NO. If we can help even one, it's worth it #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @fdi_diabetes: Q2: Again, education. Find out where your local public health office is. Go to outreach community events. #DSMA
✽♥✽VeRo✽♥✽ @vero7184
@DiabetesSocMed Q2- participating in #doc, donating, fundraising, and becoming the educators #dsma
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
@SweeterCherise I might be biased as a prof, but I think education is always the cornerstone of any plan. #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
Q2. We advocates need to set up pages w resources about WHAT to ask for and HOW to ask for it from PCPs & Insurance companies. #DSMA
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
RT @KellyRawlings: How to donate surplus #diabetes supplies: http://t.co/lcE7L0qn3d #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
RT @KellyRawlings: How to donate surplus #diabetes supplies: http://t.co/8kL7bFnBAX #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
Q2 Point them in the right direction as to where they can get resources to get the necessary items to manage their diabetes. #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
RT @SweeterCherise RT @KellyRawlings: How to donate surplus #diabetes supplies: http://t.co/6Y8ODvpIML #dsma
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
Q2. I think we can only offer education and info on resources available - state / province / country & post on Diabetes Advocates site #dsma
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
@neeljadeja I hear that the government has known about a cure since the 1950's but they keep it in Area 55. #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @HillierHolly: We can be a voice and an example to prove who are oblivious to this serious problem #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
RT @joltdude: A lot of charities limit themselves to children. What about adults with both types of #diabetes need supplies too! #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
RT @joltdude: A lot of charities limit themselves to children. What about adults with both types of #diabetes need supplies too! #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @ilanalucas: 2. I actually do think helping everyone is out of reach, which is why concrete plans/people/causes to help are key. Less im
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @Pancreassassin: Q2: donate excess, don't waste resources we have. Big Blue Test. #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @Pancreassassin: Q2: Use our knowledge/experience to influence health care discussions. #dsma
C @iamsquee
q2 - nearly all drug and D-supply companies have resources to help those who can't afford it, inquire and look into offers. #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @DiabetesHeroes: @neeljadeja I hear that the government has known about a cure since the 1950's but they keep it in Area 55. #dsma
Patrick McConnell @patrickmcconnel
RT @DiabetesHeroes: Q2. It is not only within our reach, it is as close as a tweet, responding to a status update, phone call, or hug. #dsma
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
Q2: For anyone living in NYC- Marjorie's Fund is launching their NYC chapter for #type1diabetes at Chelsea Piers from 1-4 PM #DSMA
Larry @maindog101
@betespora Not by me, I'm a pacifist. :) #dsma
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
RT @joltdude: A lot of charities limit themselves to children. What about adults with both types of #diabetes need supplies too! #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @iamsquee: q2 - nearly all drug and D-supply companies have resources to help those who can't afford it, inquire and look into offers.
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
We could also show them to step forward towards their diabetes care with a positive attitude because it really does make a difference! #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
Q2. Sharing info, practical help (donations where feasible), even just sharing info can be helpful. Prices vary wildly across borders. #dsma
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
Q2. I'd love a group of us to go somewhere, maybe a teaching hospital or school and do a PWD Q and A panel discussion #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @KellyRawlings: Q2 I struggle over "help 1 person at a time" vs. "work w/ donate to orgs, change policies for more good for many" Tend t
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @DiabetesSocMed: RT @KellyRawlings: How to donate surplus #diabetes supplies: http://t.co/8kL7bFnBAX #dsma
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
RT @HillierHolly: We can be a voice and an example to prove who are oblivious to this serious problem #dsma
Brenda Bell @tmana
Q2. Education: via online communities. Insulin and supplies: fight for deregulation, OTC availability w/ dx note #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
RT @xXLovelyLizXx: RT @SweeterCherise RT @KellyRawlings: How to donate surplus #diabetes supplies: http://t.co/6Y8ODvpIML #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @iamsquee: q2 - nearly all drug and D-supply companies have resources to help those who can't afford it, inquire and look into offers.
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
Remind ppl they need a HCP in order to take advantage of drug assistance programs. And to check out county/state public health prgrms #dsma
Manny Hernandez @askmanny
Also check out Insulin For Life USA
Brenda Bell @tmana
RT @RoseC_Tomato: Q2. I'd love a group of us to go somewhere, maybe a teaching hospital or school and do a PWD Q and A panel discussion #ds
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
I co-chair our ACT1 group, Adults in CLT w/T1D, we are visiting endo's in person with Bags of Hope for new cases #carbbook #dsma
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
Q2 : Continue support and education via the #DOC .. Meds and so forth? IDK .. Nothing is out of our reach, and I mean it !!! #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @iamsquee: q2 - nearly all drug and D-supply companies have resources to help those who can't afford it, inquire and look into offers.
John @joltdude
RT @sweetlyvoiced: Q2. We advocates need to set up pages w resources about WHAT to ask for and HOW to ask for it from PCPs & Insurance comp
StephenS @stephenstype1
Q2. There must be ways we can stretch what we have so more can get access to supplies. Still think no one should be denied, but still #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @betespora: Q2 : Continue support and education via the #DOC .. Meds and so forth? IDK .. Nothing is out of our reach, and I mean it !!!
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
Q2 I give away the free meter samples with the strips to people who I know need them. No sense have 25 back up meters. :) #DSMA
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
RT @betespora: Q2 : Continue support and education via the #DOC .. Meds and so forth? IDK .. Nothing is out of our reach, and I mean it !!!
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
I disagree that more charities focus on kids - ADA is much bigger than JDRF but the kids faces bring in donations which will b 4 all #DSMA
Stefan Rubin @baltimorebean
Save meters and share as needed find a way to donate boxes and boxes and more boxes of pump cartridges #dsma
John @joltdude
RT @askmanny: Also check out Insulin For Life USA
1Run.org @1runamerica
RT @SweeterCherise: RT @joltdude: A lot of charities limit themselves to children. What about adults with both types of #diabetes need supp
✽♥✽VeRo✽♥✽ @vero7184
aha!!
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
@NitaCure4T1D that's awesome! :) #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @StephenSType1: Q2. There must be ways we can stretch what we have so more can get access to supplies. Still think no one should be den
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
RT @neeljadeja: Q1. Our Charlotte chapter #JDRF is having a Caregiver event this Saturday #dsma
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
Q2. I
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @NitaCure4T1D: Q2 I give away the free meter samples with the strips to people who I know need them. No sense have 25 back up meters. :)
Manny Hernandez @askmanny
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Q2. What can WE do as a community to help those who need education, insulin, oral medication, meters., etc.? is it out
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @NitaCure4T1D: Q2 I give away the free meter samples with the strips to people who I know need them. No sense have 25 back up meters. :)
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
Q2. That last tweet and having mixers with CDE'S, open Q and A's, as a T1D community, making ourselves available #dsma
T. @jordanmktg
RT @KellyRawlings: Remind ppl they need a HCP in order to take advantage of drug assistance programs. And to check out county/state public
Dan Fleshler @fleshlerd
Q2: How about going to endos' offices the way pharma salespeople do, and spreading word about the #DOC? #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
RT @BrianKurzweil Q2. I
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
RT @fdi_diabetes: Q2: Again, education. Find out where your local public health office is. Go to outreach community events. #DSMA
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
@MainDog101 I'm a pacifist too :) #dsma
Michael Chae @mchae
RT @KellyRawlings: Q2 I struggle over "help 1 person at a time" vs. "work w/ donate to orgs, change policies for more good for many" Tend t
Larry @maindog101
RT @NitaCure4T1D: Q2 I give away the free meter samples with the strips to people who I know need them. No sense have 25 back up meters. :)
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
RT @RoseC_Tomato: Q2. I'd love a group of us to go somewhere, maybe a teaching hospital or school and do a PWD Q and A panel discussion #ds
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
@BrianKurzweil But only legally, of course ;-) #dsma
Mickey110195 @mickey110195
RT @momof3T1s: Q1 -posters in all medical exam rooms explaining symptoms of new onset diabetes - anyone, any age, not reversible, not cause
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
Q2 I don't think it's out of reach. Somehow we need to convince companies to to work with us. IE The gatekeepers #DSMA
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
@KellyRawlings Of course ;) #dsma
Dr. Richard Billard @1medical2news
RT @DiabetesSocMed: RT @KellyRawlings: How to donate surplus #diabetes supplies: http://t.co/8kL7bFnBAX #dsma
Dr. Richard Billard @1medical2news
RT @DiabetesSocMed: RT @joltdude: A lot of charities limit themselves to children. What about adults with both types of #diabetes need supp
Dr. Richard Billard @1medical2news
RT @askmanny: Also check out Insulin For Life USA
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
Join a yahoo email group in your area - people post extra items they want to share and others post items needed. #DSMA
✽♥✽VeRo✽♥✽ @vero7184
RT @BrianKurzweil: Q2. I
John @joltdude
People do but many items are technically illegal to share... and as someone said adults are still blamed for bad situation #diabetes #dsma
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
Q2 Hmm...stretching the supplies we have helps others...I should get the Nobel Peace Prize for my lancet-reuse! (Anyone need lancets?) #dsma
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
RT @ilanalucas: Q2 Hmm...stretching the supplies we have helps others...I should get the Nobel Peace Prize for my lancet-reuse! (Anyone nee
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
Q2. Bridge the gap from hospital room to resources, step in and provide info doctor's don't. #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @ChelcieRice: Q2 I don't think it's out of reach. Somehow we need to convince companies to to work with us. IE The gatekeepers #DSMA
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
RT @momof3T1s: Join a yahoo email group in your area - people post extra items they want to share and others post items needed. #DSMA
StephenS @stephenstype1
Saw blog post about people in another country selling pumps & supplies-- ppl shouldn't have to choose between care & paying bills #dsma
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
Q2 sadly it seems like too many companies are more about the bottom line than putting the devices in the hands of people that need it #DSMA
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @ilanalucas: Q2 Hmm...stretching the supplies we have helps others...I should get the Nobel Peace Prize for my lancet-reuse! (Anyone nee
Holly Hillier @hillierholly
Having these convos and staying connected to one another has to help too. A stronger voice #DSMA
John @joltdude
We need to take the illegality out of swapping supplies #diabetes #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @ilanalucas: Q2 Hmm...stretching the supplies we have helps others...I should get the Nobel Peace Prize for my lancet-reuse! (Anyone nee
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
RT @ilanalucas: Q2 Hmm...stretching the supplies we have helps others...I should get the Nobel Peace Prize for my lancet-reuse! (Anyone nee
Larry @maindog101
RT @ilanalucas: Q2 Hmm...stretching the supplies we have helps others...I should get the Nobel Peace Prize for my lancet-reuse! (Anyone nee
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
@ilanalucas Unused lancet stretch to moon and back! #dsma
Brenda Bell @tmana
@neeljadeja Ummm... don't limit it to T1 or you'll alienate the largest share of PWD who are cut off from education & care #dsma
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
RT @ChelcieRice: Q2 sadly it seems like too many companies are more about the bottom line than putting the devices in the hands of people t
Brenda Bell @tmana
RT @joltdude: We need to take the illegality out of swapping supplies #diabetes #dsma
Thomas Saulnier @tomsaul7
Is it possible to pause and rewind time so not to be late for #dsma ?
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
Q2. The legal issue makes this one harder. Regulations that aim to protect people sometimes put them in greater danger. #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
@ilanalucas LOL. Me too. I'm still giving out lancets I got 10 years ago. #dsma
Manny Hernandez @askmanny
#dsma Q2: we need 2 do far more offline! If there's any hope for a #diabetes movement, we need to get off our butts and act up. #stopwaitin
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
RT @momof3T1s: Join a yahoo email group in your area - people post extra items they want to share and others post items needed. #DSMA
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
RT @momof3T1s: Join a yahoo email group in your area - people post extra items they want to share and others post items needed. #DSMA
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@ilanalucas I never change my lancet. Aha. :x #BadDiabeticHabits #dsma
Carrie @carrieon21
RT @TomSaul7: Is it possible to pause and rewind time so not to be late for #dsma ?
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
RT @tmana: @neeljadeja Ummm... don't limit it to T1 or you'll alienate the largest share of PWD who are cut off from education & care #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @tmana: @neeljadeja Ummm... don't limit it to T1 or you'll alienate the largest share of PWD who are cut off from education & care #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
RT @neeljadeja: Q2. Bridge the gap from hospital room to resources, step in and provide info doctor's don't. #dsma
Brenda Bell @tmana
@joltdude Which is one reason we need to make diabetes meds available OTC (even if you have to go to the pharma desk to ask for them) #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @askmanny: #dsma Q2: we need 2 do far more offline! If there's any hope for a #diabetes movement, we need to get off our butts and act u
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
RT @askmanny: #dsma Q2: we need 2 do far more offline! If there's any hope for a #diabetes movement, we need to get off our butts and act u
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @joltdude: We need to take the illegality out of swapping supplies #diabetes #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
Also people may need encouragement 2 fight - helping them be heard by Insurance is a great help - not everyone is comfortable fighting #DSMA
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
Q2 supplies are one thing but I understand pharmaceuticals are a slippery slope #DSMA
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
@FreakedforDemi @ilanalucas how do you change this lancet device..?? ;) #dsma
Patrick McConnell @patrickmcconnel
@ilanalucas most of my lancets are fossilized... #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @askmanny: #dsma Q2: we need 2 do far more offline! If there's any hope for a #diabetes movement, we need to get off our butts and act u
Brenda Bell @tmana
RT @hwitteman: Q2. The legal issue makes this one harder. Regulations that aim to protect people sometimes put them in greater danger. #dsma
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
Also to cut down on the abuse of people getting strips paid by insurance, then selling them on ebay for profit. Affects us all. #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@xXLovelyLizXx @ilanalucas I don't know :p #dsma
Leanna Zimmerman @pianogirl416
@1RunAmerica Just a domestic short hair mix. She's a rescue girl :) #DSMA
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @momof3T1s: Also people may need encouragement 2 fight - helping them be heard by Insurance is a great help - not everyone is comfortabl
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
Getting ready for Q3...WE do not need Pharma, Device Companies, etc. WE can work together to make things happen. #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
Getting ready for Q3...WE do not need Pharma, Device Companies, etc. WE can work together to make things happen. #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
Sometimes I go to change my Multiclix lancet barrel and forget how to do it. Maybe I shouldn't wait so long between changes. #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
Lots of great ideas tonight! #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@TomSaul7 Better late than never! :D #dsma
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Getting ready for Q3...WE do not need Pharma, Device Companies, etc. WE can work together to make things happen. #dsma
Thomas Saulnier @tomsaul7
Q2I've reached out to the #doc when I've been in need and they have been more than accommodating (like pink sets from @Kate_Ireland123)#dsma
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
You know how there's that knife-sharpening guy who comes by occasionally? We need a lancet-sharpening guy. #dsma
John @joltdude
Even syringes are OTC in some states, why not other supplies or behind the counter #diabetes #dsma
C @iamsquee
q2 - also.... big blue test (in case i haven't mentioned it enough). http://t.co/6kWbCRkLHR DONATIONS FOR EXERCISE! WOOOO! #dsma
Jane @jdpardinas
@jdpardinas: Q2: I'm more constrained by language where I am so I mostly donate eg, for supplies to diabetic earthquake victims. #dsma
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
Q2 Part 2: We should concentrate on our strengths: advocating, sharing info, helping each other & get thru rough times #dsma
Larry @maindog101
@TomSaul7 Lol, works for me. #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
WE need to stop waiting for someone else. WE need to just do it. #dsma (off my soap box)
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
WE need to stop waiting for someone else. WE need to just do it. #dsma (off my soap box)
Thomas @tommybetic
Q2 - I have tons of infusion sets. I no longer use a pump. I know no other #T1D's. Anyone need? We need more social outlets! #DSMA
Leanna Zimmerman @pianogirl416
nephews were here seeing the cats so I got distracted :) #DSMA
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @hwitteman: Q2. The legal issue makes this one harder. Regulations that aim to protect people sometimes put them in greater danger. #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
@Pancreassassin You can change it???? #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
RT @DiabetesSocMed WE need to stop waiting for someone else. WE need to just do it. #dsma (off my soap box)
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
Wait.... there are states where syringes aren't OTC? #dsma
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
I know we can work together but in reality we gotta get our hands on product to distribute #DSMA
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @SweeterCherise: RT @joltdude: A lot of charities limit themselves to children. What about adults with both types of #diabetes need supp
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
@momof3T1s True. And they may not have the jargon/time/energy. A little support can go a long way. #dsma
Larry @maindog101
RT @InkStain_D: Q2 Part 2: We should concentrate on our strengths: advocating, sharing info, helping each other & get thru rough times #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
Q3. The DOC is large online , well policed community. How can or voices be heard offline? What
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
Q3. The DOC is large online , well policed community. How can or voices be heard offline? What
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @DiabetesSocMed: WE need to stop waiting for someone else. WE need to just do it. #dsma (off my soap box)
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Q3. The DOC is large online , well policed community. How can or voices be heard offline? What
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
"@DiabetesSocMed: WE need to stop waiting for someone else. WE need to just do it. #dsma (off my soap box)" Preach!
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Getting ready for Q3...WE do not need Pharma, Device Companies, etc. WE can work together to make things happen. #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @jdpardinas: @jdpardinas: Q2: I'm more constrained by language where I am so I mostly donate eg, for supplies to diabetic earthquake vic
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
@ChelcieRice Instead of a Tea Party...we need a T1 Party! #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @ChelcieRice: I know we can work together but in reality we gotta get our hands on product to distribute #DSMA
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
RT @DiabetesSocMed Q3 The DOC is large online , well policed community. How can or voices be heard offline? What
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
Q3 refer to the answer I gave for Q1. It's time to log off and put our feet on the ground. Literally #DSMA
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Q3. The DOC is large online , well policed community. How can or voices be heard offline? What
C @iamsquee
q3 - advocacy. plain and simple. you have to get out there and spread the word. i sent all office email today about BBT & blue friday #dsma
Thomas Saulnier @tomsaul7
@tmana @joltdude I don't know about the states but up here in Canada I get all of my supplies OTC. Insulin is cheaper OTC. #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
RT @ChelcieRice Q3 refer to the answer I gave for Q1. It's time to log off and put our feet on the ground. Literally #DSMA
Laddie @mnazladdie
RT @DiabetesHeroes: @ChelcieRice Instead of a Tea Party...we need a T1 Party! #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
Q3: The next step is meeting w/ locals and organizing... joining the D Offline Community. #dsma
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
Q3. Try to have meet ups 4 members of the DOC? Sometimes tweets can get hidden in all the tweets, would be nice to check in w/others #DSMA
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
RT @DiabetesSocMed: WE need to stop waiting for someone else. WE need to just do it. #dsma (off my soap box)
StephenS @stephenstype1
@Pancreassassin Syringes are available OTC here, but they treat you like you're a heroin addict when you go to purchase them #dsma
C @iamsquee
q3 - someone has to be willing to take the first step. if no one speaks out loud, outside of the internet, nothing will be heard. #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
Atlantabetics? Anyone have ideas? #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
Some of the issues with illegal sales of test strips: http://t.co/oEP5rWrvTW #dsma
Leanna Zimmerman @pianogirl416
Q3: I think the #doc doing more offline is a great idea! I've never met my #doc friends but would love to #DSMA
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Q3. The DOC is large online , well policed community. How can or voices be heard offline? What
Larry @maindog101
@pianogirl416 Cats are home? Awesome. :) #dsma
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
Q3 As powerful as Twitter has become in social change, old school marching still makes waves #DSMA
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
Q3. Getting offline and actually gathering together. #dsma
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
Q3. It's time for a big blue political flash mob. "We're high as hell, and we're not going to take it anymore!" #dsma
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
RT @DiabetesHeroes: @ChelcieRice Instead of a Tea Party...we need a T1 Party! #dsma
Thomas @tommybetic
Little late. #t1d since '86. Damn. #DSMA
Patrick McConnell @patrickmcconnel
Q3, We stay the DOC just "Diabetic off-line Community"... (Make it so #1) #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
Q3 - show up for a world diabetes day event - meet new people, share your story, go blue. #DSMA
Brenda Bell @tmana
Q3. Meetups and in-person training sessions probably good. Tables/booths at health fairs (which we're in season for). #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
@TomSaul7 @tmana @joltdude Supplies are OTC in many countries. I have personally bought OTC in Canada, Bahamas, Bolivia, Switzerland. #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @DiabetesSocMed: WE need to stop waiting for someone else. WE need to just do it. #dsma (off my soap box)
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
Q3. Most of the people I know in the D.O.C. DO make their voices heard offline. The goal is to "Think Internetly; Act Locally!" #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
Q3 I would strongly urge #doc not to reinvent wheels. Lots of on-the-ground programs exist. Join them, make them bigger, better. #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
Q3. Next for the DOC is for us to become advocates for others. Offline. With HCPs. With our insurance providers. With our governments. #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
RT @ChelcieRice: Q3 As powerful as Twitter has become in social change, old school marching still makes waves #DSMA
1Run.org @1runamerica
@ChelcieRice Hell yes! #dsma
Leanna Zimmerman @pianogirl416
@MainDog101 yes they are! my girl is keeping me from homework cause she wants my FULL attention! :) #dsma
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
Q3. I'm all for us getting offline and moving into the open but I wonder at what sort of events we'd be wanted. #dsma
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
@ilanalucas hahahahaha @Yodabetic would agree with that. We are having an issue with him not changing his lancets lately. #dsma
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
Q3. DSMA-con says @Kirbman101 #dsma
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
And yes I know it's easier said than done. Believe me I know #DSMA
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
RT @KellyRawlings: Q3 I would strongly urge #doc not to reinvent wheels. Lots of on-the-ground programs exist. Join them, make them bigger,
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
@DiabetesSocMed D-Soldiers in the D-Army! #dsma
Manny Hernandez @askmanny
RT @sweetlyvoiced: Q1. Every time you do the #bigbluetest , a donation is made to PWD in need. http://t.co/6HadUCBEM1 Takes just 14 minutes
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
Amen-->RT @ChelcieRice: Q3 As powerful as Twitter has become in social change, old school marching still makes waves #DSMA
StephenS @stephenstype1
Q3. I totally understand how uncomfortable it can be, but-- We've gotta go face-to-face too #dsma
Jane @jdpardinas
I subscribe to this
Manny Hernandez @askmanny
RT @HeatherGabel: After #dsma tonight, i'm doing a #BigBlueTest 2 #helpothers while I exercise. Check it out! http://t.co/BycKxiwdlw - HG #
Brenda Bell @tmana
@hwitteman I can buy strips and lancets OTC. Syringes and insulin are another story (not that I need them right now); ditto metformin #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @sweetlyvoiced: Q3. Next for the DOC is for us to become advocates for others. Offline. With HCPs. With our insurance providers. With ou
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
RT @DiabetesSocMed: WE need to stop waiting for someone else. WE need to just do it. #dsma (off my soap box)
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @ilanalucas: Q3. It's time for a big blue political flash mob. "We're high as hell, and we're not going to take it anymore!" #dsma
C @iamsquee
q3 - also #dprom #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @DiabetesHeroes: Q3. Most of the people I know in the D.O.C. DO make their voices heard offline. The goal is to "Think Internetly; Act L
T. @jordanmktg
Q3. Personalizing Diabetes is a major step in changing perception & increasing awareness of the beds of our community. #dsma
Niki @nik_nak_29
@RoseC_Tomato @Kirbman101 #dsma I can't even favorite this enough. I feel like there should be costumes, I don't even care what kind.
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
Q3 I would say just by educating as much as possible! I do this as much as possible on a regular basis! #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @KellyRawlings: Q3 I would strongly urge #doc not to reinvent wheels. Lots of on-the-ground programs exist. Join them, make them bigger,
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
(This may only be funny to the NYC DOC, but we could form the "The Blood Sugar Is Too Damn High" Party) #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @jordanmktg: Q3. Personalizing Diabetes is a major step in changing perception & increasing awareness of the beds of our community. #dsma
Brea Ishler @justasweetteen
So sad I'm missing #dsma tonight. Dealing with a mini crisis but all is well. See you all next week hopefully! Hugs. #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
Q3. Continue/ramp up use of DOC to publicize, support & organize offline activity. #dsma
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
RT @KellyRawlings: Q3 I would strongly urge #doc not to reinvent wheels. Lots of on-the-ground programs exist. Join them, make them bigger,
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
Q3. I hand out flyers when my band plays. I believe if I can't see it working, how do I know it's working? I will do it. #dsma
Kassie Tyvela @busybetic
I keep missing #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
ANY chance you get to spread awareness for and educate about diabetes, take it!!!!! #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
.@RoseC_Tomato health related, trade shows and or expos. You do not have to have booth space-talk to people as they walk in the event. #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
@Nik_Nak_29 @RoseC_Tomato @Kirbman101 Yes, after D-Prom. #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
RT @jordanmktg: Q3. Personalizing Diabetes is a major step in changing perception & increasing awareness of the beds of our community. #dsma
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
FWIW, I never have extra supplies to donate. It's all I can do to afford the primitive supplies that I use. Just sayin'... #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @iamsquee: q3 - also #dprom #dsma
C @iamsquee
@KellyRawlings @Nik_Nak_29 @RoseC_Tomato @Kirbman101 did i hear #dprom? ;) #dsma
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
@Nik_Nak_29 @Kirbman101 Costumes would be SO fun! :D #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @hwitteman: Q3. Continue/ramp up use of DOC to publicize, support & organize offline activity. #dsma
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
We are the loudest voice for diabetes on the planet. We the PWD and caregivers. We can seriously shake some things up. #DSMA
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @neeljadeja: Q3. I hand out flyers when my band plays. I believe if I can't see it working, how do I know it's working? I will do it. #d
StephenS @stephenstype1
@iamsquee When is D-prom? How are the preparations going? #dsma
Dan Fleshler @fleshlerd
Q3. Rallies in major media markets. "No safe strips, no peace." #dsma
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
RT @fleshlerd Q3. Rallies in major media markets. "No safe strips, no peace." #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @ChelcieRice: We are the loudest voice for diabetes on the planet. We the PWD and caregivers. We can seriously shake some things up. #DS
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
@betespora That's OK. We know you put what you have to very good use. #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @FreakedforDemi: ANY chance you get to spread awareness for and educate about diabetes, take it!!!!! #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
@ChelcieRice I completely agree!! #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
Dprom? I hope it goes better than my HS prom... disaster. #dsma
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
@Pancreassassin Yes, this is true. Gotta have an RX in some states. Which? IDK #dsma
Emily J. Hurst @hurstej
i have been working with #t1d adults in #houston connected many through online. now meeting in real life. #DSMA people like interacting
Brenda Bell @tmana
@DiabetesSocMed True. I make contacts wherever I go. Which reminds me, I need to order more blue circle pins #dsma
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
And no disrespect we DO NOT need a face (Hanks) to make the world aware. We just need to finally get fed up with halfway #DSMA
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
Let's all walk around with giant signs that have facts about diabetes on them. :D #Joking #dsma
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
Q3. Have coffee with 2 other T1D's in your town twice a month at least. And talk. In person, about everything. Build relationships. #dsma
C @iamsquee
@StephenSType1 plans are moving......very slowly. no date set. still advocating for funding from local orgs. #dsma
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
@DiabetesSocMed Very cool! I need to make a T-shirt, "Ask me about diabetes" or something, haha #dsma
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
@betespora we are like that too. Except meters. #dsma
Tom Goffe @thomasgoffe
Health Care Providers/Pharma won't participate in DOC - liability issues. Their presence is HUGELY missed in the online conversation. #DSMA
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
@betespora C'mon now! I'm betting you have a lancet or two hanging around that you can donate ;) #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @StephenSType1: @iamsquee When is D-prom? How are the preparations going? #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
@RoseC_Tomato @DiabetesSocMed I love that. I'd wear it! #dsma
Manny Hernandez @askmanny
#DSMA Q3: next frontier for #DOC is offline. Lots of gr8 suggestions tonight about ways 2 reach out offline. Movements not built overnight!
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
@BonacerMiller Pharma and device companies have assistance programs, Endo's also provide free samples, but you have to ask for them. #dsma
T. @jordanmktg
Q3. Personalizing Diabetes is a major step in changing perception & increasing awareness of the beds of our community. #dsma
What Does't Kill You @finitaa4
RT @FreakedforDemi: Let's all walk around with giant signs that have facts about diabetes on them. :D #Joking #dsma
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
RT @ChelcieRice: We are the loudest voice for diabetes on the planet. We the PWD and caregivers. We can seriously shake some things up. #DS
Brenda Bell @tmana
@RoseC_Tomato I'm working on my costume for work. We're all doing an Alice in Wonderland/Through the Looking Glass theme. #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
@iamsquee Happy to help if I can. Not sure how #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @hurstej: i have been working with #t1d adults in #houston connected many through online. now meeting in real life. #DSMA people like in
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
@xXLovelyLizXx @RoseC_Tomato Exactly!!!! #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
@RoseC_Tomato ASK ME ABOUT My DIABETES!! :D :D :D #dsma
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
RT @hwitteman: Q3. Continue/ramp up use of DOC to publicize, support & organize offline activity. #dsma
1Run.org @1runamerica
A3 If you have an idea you believe in just go for it. Im coordinating 1 Mile Runs for DIabetes across US Oct25-27. #dsma
C @iamsquee
@StephenSType1 find us a rich donor ;) #dsma
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
Q3. I'm getting a bullseye tattoo on my stomach. Seriously. #dsma
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
@StephenSType1 @pancreassassin OTC here too. I never noticed the heroin addict treatment though. #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
@jdpardinas thank you! #dsma
Thomas Saulnier @tomsaul7
Q3 to turn an online forum into an offline forum wouldn't have as much pull in my opinion. We're all too far away from eachother :(#dsma
Leanna Zimmerman @pianogirl416
RT @KellyRawlings: Q3 I would strongly urge #doc not to reinvent wheels. Lots of on-the-ground programs exist. Join them, make them bigger,
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @iamsquee: @StephenSType1 find us a rich donor ;) #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
@betespora yes sir! we are in this together. #dsma
John @joltdude
@tmana @DiabetesSocMed seen the bejeweled homemade blue circle pins butnot a simple enameled one that's gender neutral #dsma #diabetes
Leanna Zimmerman @pianogirl416
RT @xXLovelyLizXx: Q3. Getting offline and actually gathering together. #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
@RoseC_Tomato ASK ME ABOUT My DIABETES!! :D :D :D #dsma
Larry @maindog101
@pianogirl416 Thats exactly what you want. Well I mean except 4 that homework thing. #dsma
C @iamsquee
@TomSaul7 unless you live out in space, there are people in your area who are looking for D friends ;) #dsma
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
Q3 My problem with taking #dsma offline is when I start shouting hashtags at people in public they run away
Thomas Saulnier @tomsaul7
Q3 that being said, @ConnectInMotion does an amazing job at it. #dsma
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
RT @DiabetesSocMed: WE need to stop waiting for someone else. WE need to just do it. #dsma (off my soap box)
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
@ilanalucas funny #DSMA
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@nickjonas how come you never join our chats?! #dsma
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
Q3. Our strengths are online. In so many communities we just don't have numbers or resources -- waves elsewhere barely ripples here #dsma
Brenda Bell @tmana
Big issue with offline is finding a time & place in which groups of people r free 2 attend. This is increasingly difficult 4 many #dsma
Alex @alexleedrums
RT @ChelcieRice: And no disrespect we DO NOT need a face (Hanks) to make the world aware. We just need to finally get fed up with halfway #
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @TomSaul7: Q3 to turn an online forum into an offline forum wouldn't have as much pull in my opinion. We're all too far away from eachot
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
@thomasgoffe I agree, it can be a little 'cliquish' but don't let that stop or discourage you from raising your voice and awareness. #dsma
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
RT @TomSaul7: Q3 to turn an online forum into an offline forum wouldn't have as much pull in my opinion. We're all too far away from eachot
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @ilanalucas: Q3 My problem with taking #dsma offline is when I start shouting hashtags at people in public they run away
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
@ilanalucas HASHTAG/diabetes HASTAG/DOC HASHTAG/DSMA Ahhh! #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @iamsquee: @TomSaul7 unless you live out in space, there are people in your area who are looking for D friends ;) #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@momof3T1s How long have you been diabetic for? :D #dsma
Thomas Saulnier @tomsaul7
@iamsquee yep. @InkStain_D and @MainDog101 :) #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
Im all for offline meetups and events but some people need the peace and privacy of online and Im thankful there are both #DSMA
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
@ilanalucas he he he he he too funny. #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
@FreakedforDemi @nickjonas i received an automated phone call from him today thanking me for doing the walk to cure.. :) #dsma
Holly Hillier @hillierholly
@TomSaul7 I agree with that. I'm from an area with a lot of isolated communities. This might be all they have #DSMA
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
@betespora :( I think people just mean donate when feasible, which won't be all the time/everyone. Hope things improve for you. #dsma
Brenda Bell @tmana
@iamsquee Yes, but most of those are T2s treated only by PCPs and have outdated care information #dsma
C @iamsquee
GENIUS MOMENT! i bet @tomhanks can help fund #dprom!! his 'betes is welcome to attend. #dsma
Tom Goffe @thomasgoffe
How can the DOC be credible w/o HCP's? Otherwise just well intentioned patients bumping around in the dark. Trust amateur advice? No. #DSMA
StephenS @stephenstype1
@betespora @pancreassassin Last time I did OTC syringes was about ten years ago. But wow, they were not happy about selling them #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @tmana: Big issue with offline is finding a time & place in which groups of people r free 2 attend. This is increasingly difficult 4 man
Brenda Bell @tmana
RT @thomasgoffe: How can the DOC be credible w/o HCP's? Otherwise just well intentioned patients bumping around in the dark. Trust amateur
Dr. Richard Billard @1medical2news
RT @DiabetesSocMed: WE need to stop waiting for someone else. WE need to just do it. #dsma (off my soap box)
Dr. Richard Billard @1medical2news
RT @ChelcieRice: We are the loudest voice for diabetes on the planet. We the PWD and caregivers. We can seriously shake some things up. #DS
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
Q3. I'm painting this to auction at our #JDRF Gala, 40 hearts for 40 years of our chapter #dsma http://t.co/87IY4u6Qml
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
@hurstej @KellyRawlings So true- interaction in person and on the #DOC is so important! #DSMA
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
I've been working a temp job for 3 months and as of today I've connected with close to 5 people there that are affected by diabetes #DSMA
C @iamsquee
@tmana then you can help bring them up to speed! perfect opportunity for advocacy #dsma
Mutima @xoxo_mutima
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Getting ready for Q3...WE do not need Pharma, Device Companies, etc. WE can work together to make things happen. #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
@StephenSType1 @betespora @pancreassassin WalMart sells them with no problem. Thankfully. #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
@FreakedforDemi Not me - my 3 kids all with assholes for pancreases #DSMA
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
Have you ever met a diabetic offline, wanted to chat, and realized they were of the variety that don't want to talk about it? It's sad #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@xXLovelyLizXx @nickjonas Awh, he didn't call you personally? o: #dsma
Jane @jdpardinas
Q3 I slowly do what I can with people I meet. #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
Getting ready for Q4 (last question)-it is a loaded question. #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
Getting ready for Q4 (last question)-it is a loaded question. #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
@thomasgoffe Lots of acknowledgment of value of DOC--see recent AADE convention, posters at @AmDiabetesAssn Scientific Sessions. #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @ChelcieRice: I've been working a temp job for 3 months and as of today I've connected with close to 5 people there that are affected by
Connected in Motion @connectinmotion
@TomSaul7 Thanks Tom! :) #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
@FreakedforDemi @nickjonas I wish. :/ Haha. #dsma
Thomas Saulnier @tomsaul7
@HillierHolly I know there are others around but who says they are interested in connecting? Some people (surprisingly) are embarrassed#dsma
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
@Pancreassassin YES!! I know it's their own way of handling it, which is fine, but it's kind of a let down #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @InkStain_D: Q3. Our strengths are online. In so many communities we just don't have numbers or resources -- waves elsewhere barely ripp
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@momof3T1s All 3 of them have D? #dsma
Patrick McConnell @patrickmcconnel
Shoot... RT @DiabetesSocMed: Getting ready for Q4 (last question)-it is a loaded question. #dsma
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
So it's safe to say you can "throw a rock" and hit someone affected by it. We gotta each start small and make a ripple #DSMA
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
@DiabetesSocMed so it includes bacon? I like bacon #DSMA
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
@InkStain_D lancets yes ;) #dsma
Larry @maindog101
To me physical distance between members makes off line impractical. IMHO we need to stick with our strength which is online #dsma
Emily J. Hurst @hurstej
#dsma there was no support or social group for #t1d adults in the area before. 75 yo was actually posting on youth forum looking for adults
StephenS @stephenstype1
Our stories are important-- We must tell them, for ourselves as well as others #dsma
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
@hurstej @askmanny that is awesome ! #DSMA
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
RT @StephenSType1 Our stories are important-- We must tell them, for ourselves as well as others #dsma
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
RT @SweeterCherise: Getting ready for Q4 (last question)-it is a loaded question. #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @Pancreassassin: Have you ever met a diabetic offline, wanted to chat, and realized they were of the variety that don't want to talk abo
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
RT @StephenSType1: Our stories are important-- We must tell them, for ourselves as well as others #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
Q4. where do you see our community in the next 2 years? Do you think HCP
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
Q4. where do you see our community in the next 2 years? Do you think HCP
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
RT @StephenSType1 Our stories are important-- We must tell them, for ourselves as well as others #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@xXLovelyLizXx @nickjonas aha I love nick :D #dsma
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
@KellyRawlings thanks :) #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @xXLovelyLizXx: RT @StephenSType1 Our stories are important-- We must tell them, for ourselves as well as others #dsma
John @joltdude
RT @hurstej: #dsma there was no support or social group for #t1d adults in the area before. 75 yo was actually posting on youth forum looki
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
@TomSaul7 @HillierHolly I've run into that problem. Other PWDs don't see why I make a "big deal" of it but I just want to connect! #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Q4. where do you see our community in the next 2 years? Do you think HCP
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Q4. where do you see our community in the next 2 years? Do you think HCP
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @momof3T1s: @DiabetesSocMed so it includes bacon? I like bacon #DSMA
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@StephenSType1 I couldn't agree more! #dsma
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
@NitaCure4T1D cool #dsma
C @iamsquee
q4 - i can see HCPs recommending for support but not for education. lots of inaccurate info on the internet. #dsma
Holly Hillier @hillierholly
@tomsaul7 this is true too. Years ago I was one of those people. Social media def helped me evolve and embrace the beetus ;) #DSMA
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
Q4 - I have heard of many HCP telling patients about DOC, Twitter, blogs, DHF. We are getting there. They are letting their guard down #DSMA
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
Q4. I sure hope they start referring people to the DOC! It's made a world of difference for me! #DSMA
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
Q4. I see this community being around for a very long time. It's needed and it will always be that way... #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
@hurstej It's the same here in Dallas, Emily. #dsma What is it with Texas?
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
RT @StephenSType1: Our stories are important-- We must tell them, for ourselves as well as others #dsma
✽♥✽VeRo✽♥✽ @vero7184
Second that!!
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
I learned more about my T1D when others told me about their T1D. #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
Man, I hope we can raise awareness of the DOC with HCPs. We are a great resource, especially to newly diagnosed. #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
Whoa. All the promoted Twts on this discussion have lots of carbs w/ little other nutrition. #dsma
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
@iamsquee @TomSaul7 @MainDog101 In a small town! Very small! We are a threesome worth reckoning with! #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @iamsquee: q4 - i can see HCPs recommending for support but not for education. lots of inaccurate info on the internet. #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
RT @askmanny: T1: do the #BigBlueTest, support and follow @MarjoriesFund, @100campaign, @Ayudainc #dsma
Emily J. Hurst @hurstej
not sure how many in my in person group are part of #DOC but i have encouraged and would like to have speaker on it soon #DSMA
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
Q4 D-Prom. Yes. #dsma
C @iamsquee
q4 - i don't see the community itself leaving anytime soon. there are too many of us. i see us growing, hopefully reaching more. #dsma
Jane @jdpardinas
A few years ago I emailed the Japan Diabetes Society re joining. No response yet. But am looking for other patient led group #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
The community is for support, and everyone needs support. #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @InkStain_D: @iamsquee @TomSaul7 @MainDog101 In a small town! Very small! We are a threesome worth reckoning with! #dsma
Thomas Saulnier @tomsaul7
There's a security guard at school who is type 1. So sheltered from everything we benefit from by being part of the #doc. He's too shy #dsma
C @iamsquee
yes. #dprom. RT @KellyRawlings Q4 D-Prom. Yes. #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
Q4. Once HCP's see how beneficial this is to PWD they will recommend it as well. It's important for a healthy state of mind too. #dsma
John @joltdude
RT @iamsquee: q4 - i can see HCPs recommending for support but not for education. lots of inaccurate info on the internet. #dsma
Stefan Rubin @baltimorebean
Q3 real life heard of the DOC at CWD FFL and getting the secret decoder ring from @scottkjohnson so I could follow these questions #dsma
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
Q4 As far as HCP, they're either with us or against us. Its harsh but if a HCP can't see we're on the same team then they can bounce #DSMA
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
Q4. Hopefully some sort of big meetup offline. And I can see HCPs recommending for community/support bc enough recognize the need #dsma
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Q4. where do you see our community in the next 2 years? Do you think HCP
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @KellyRawlings: Q4 D-Prom. Yes. #dsma
Patrick McConnell @patrickmcconnel
Q4, We will grow in leaps and bounds and I think HCP's will have no choice but to hear voices... #Bigger&Better #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
Q4. Depends on the HCP & reason for referral. Science on online health communities so far suggests that self-referral is still best. #dsma
Tom Goffe @thomasgoffe
Not everybody wants to air out their health issues in public. To strangers. We must respect that. It isn't bad- just personal choice. #dsma
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
RT @PatrickMcConnel: Q4, We will grow in leaps and bounds and I think HCP's will have no choice but to hear voices... #Bigger&Better #dsma
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
RT @KellyRawlings: Whoa. All the promoted Twts on this discussion have lots of carbs w/ little other nutrition. #dsma
✽♥✽VeRo✽♥✽ @vero7184
@DiabetesSocMed they already do! Both my endo & diabetes educator are aware of #doc and tried telling me about it... #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @SweeterCherise: RT @askmanny: T1: do the #BigBlueTest, support and follow @MarjoriesFund, @100campaign, @Ayudainc #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi

Thomas Saulnier @tomsaul7
@InkStain_D @iamsquee @MainDog101 and our 5.5er friend @sbf2793! We'll just call her the 'control' #dsma
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @neeljadeja: I learned more about my T1D when others told me about their T1D. #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @thomasgoffe: Not everybody wants to air out their health issues in public. To strangers. We must respect that. It isn't bad- just perso
✽♥✽VeRo✽♥✽ @vero7184
@DiabetesSocMed little did they know how much I love the #doc & #dsma!
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
I'd hope HCPs would be cool with us. All the MDs in the world can't give the practical day-to-day advice we can. #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
Q4. We ain't going back to the dark ages #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @hwitteman: Q4. Depends on the HCP & reason for referral. Science on online health communities so far suggests that self-referral is sti
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @momof3T1s: Q4 - I have heard of many HCP telling patients about DOC, Twitter, blogs, DHF. We are getting there. They are letting their
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
Q4. HCPs are not immune to the internet, they have to embrace it at some point. #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
Q4. Not everything that is awesome for me is going to be awesome for every other PWD. YDMV. #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
The day I came across the DOC my world was changed. A wealth of knowledge, friendship, and support. This'll never get old. #dsma
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
@hwitteman Yeah, that makes sense. No worries tho. I've been sailing my D-Ship this way for as long as I can remember, It's all good #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
RT @vero7184: @DiabetesSocMed they already do! Both my endo & diabetes educator are aware of #doc and tried telling me about it... #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @baltimorebean: Q3 real life heard of the DOC at CWD FFL and getting the secret decoder ring from @scottkjohnson so I could follow these
T1D @txdiabetic
RT @FreakedforDemi:
Patrick McConnell @patrickmcconnel
Q4, We will grow in leaps and bounds and I think HCP's will have no choice but to hear our voices... #Bigger&Better #dsma
Holly Hillier @hillierholly
RT @xXLovelyLizXx: The day I came across the DOC my world was changed. A wealth of knowledge, friendship, and support. This'll never get ol
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @xXLovelyLizXx: The day I came across the DOC my world was changed. A wealth of knowledge, friendship, and support. This'll never get ol
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
Q4 As for the HCPs, I feel like acceptance will be a mix of our awesomeness and a pure generational shift. #dsma
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
RT @neeljadeja: I learned more about my T1D when others told me about their T1D. #dsma
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
Q4. The community will still be here, members ebb and flow (hopefully more come than go!) I'd be surprised if HCPs here would care tho #dsma
John @joltdude
I think @GluBill is the first person iv met irl from the #doc #diabetes #dsma
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
RT @PatrickMcConnel Q4, We will grow in leaps & bounds & I think HCP's will have no choice but to hear our voices... #Bigger&Better #DSMA
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
My endo has online scheduling, records, etc. They should start an online message board! #dsma
What Does't Kill You @finitaa4
RT @FreakedforDemi:
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
Q4. But there is emerging evidence that comms like doc provide practical advice that complements medical advice, so hopefully yes. #dsma
Brenda Bell @tmana
Q4. I'm not sure where I see us in 2 years. Different membership (more, different, more T2s?) but still mostly online and unheard #dsma
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
Q4 our HCP asks us each visit about the happenings in the DOC except for last month. He's told a few patients that I know for sure. #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @DiabetesSocMed: RT @vero7184: @DiabetesSocMed they already do! Both my endo & diabetes educator are aware of #doc and tried telling me
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
Q4. A stronger community if pancreas' were valued as much as boobs. We're so screwed. #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
Q4. The community will get bigger- no doubt. HCPs are starting to come around. WE all have responsibility to make it even better #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @xXLovelyLizXx: The day I came across the DOC my world was changed. A wealth of knowledge, friendship, and support. This'll never get ol
C @iamsquee
@Pancreassassin you should suggest it to them ;) offer to moderate to get it started #dsma
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
RT @DiabetesSocMed: RT @StephenSType1: Our stories are important-- We must tell them, for ourselves as well as others #dsma
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
@neeljadeja @sweetlyvoiced everyone could use support! talk, listen, share, learn #dsma #diabetes
Thomas Saulnier @tomsaul7
Q4 My hpc team is too computer illiterate to open up twitter let alone trust it as a tool for support for their patients.#dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @neeljadeja: Q4. A stronger community if pancreas' were valued as much as boobs. We're so screwed. #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
Honk if you like the questions on #dsma tonight.
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
@DiabetesSocMed Q4. Long as we stay together as a team. Not as T1 or T2 name bickering we will continue to grow. #DSMA
Stefan Rubin @baltimorebean
Q4 growing and supporting pwds in ways most drs can't or won't #dsma
John @joltdude
RT @neeljadeja: Q4. A stronger community if pancreas' were valued as much as boobs. We're so screwed. #dsma
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
Q4. I would love to see what the DOC was like 2 years ago (I only joined this year) it's a great community now :) #DSMA
C @iamsquee
beep beep RT @KellyRawlings Honk if you like the questions on #dsma tonight.
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
@StephenSType1 @pancreassassin Oh, 2 weeks ago here. I've noticed things have gotten better over the years in that sense. #dsma
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
Q4. If it grows as much in 2 years as it has the past 2. It will go from a chatgroup to a MOVEMENT...HCPs will have to acknowledge us! #dsma
Brenda Bell @tmana
Q4. OTOH, given the shortages in HCPs predicted under Obamacare, we will be more important than ever in helping fellow PWDs #dsma
Thomas Saulnier @tomsaul7
Seriously. When they switched to diasend, it was me personally who set it up on their computers. #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
Honk, honk. :) RT @KellyRawlings Honk if you like the questions on #dsma tonight.
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @hwitteman: Q4. But there is emerging evidence that comms like doc provide practical advice that complements medical advice, so hopefull
Bill @ myglu.org @glubill
@joltdude it's true! I will confirm! :-) #dsma
✽♥✽VeRo✽♥✽ @vero7184
RT @xXLovelyLizXx: The day I came across the DOC my world was changed. A wealth of knowledge, friendship, and support. This'll never get ol
Tom Goffe @thomasgoffe
"Strip Safely" sets the bar for the DOC. Smart people, focused & driven to address a real need with a specific goal. #dsma
C @iamsquee
@TomSaul7 my clinic still doesn't have diasend. and we are an extremely large clinic. #dsma
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
Q4. I hope for big #dsma things: working with HCPs, policy changes, attention, but I'm also happy with being a fun club with Wednesday chats
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
"@fdi_diabetes: @neeljadeja @sweetlyvoiced everyone could use support! talk, listen, share, learn #dsma #diabetes" Everyday!
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
RT @hwitteman: Q4. Not everything that is awesome for me is going to be awesome for every other PWD. YDMV. #dsma
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
@KellyRawlings Honk Honk!! #dsma #diabetes
Jamie @jamiewritesstuf
THIS! :( MT @TomSaul7 Q4 My hpc team is too computer illiterate to open up twitter let alone trust it as tool for support for patients #dsma
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
I think the phrase Power to the PWD is fitting #DSMA
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
Q4 With all the amazing people in the #doc I have no doubt it my mind that we will only grow and become better. (: I love the doc! #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
RT @BrianKurzweil: @DiabetesSocMed Q4. Long as we stay together as a team. Not as T1 or T2 name bickering we will continue to grow. #DSMA
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
@xXLovelyLizXx @stephenstype1 @pancreassassin Those are the ones I use. Shiny :) #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @ilanalucas: Q4. I hope for big #dsma things: working with HCPs, policy changes, attention, but I'm also happy with being a fun club wit
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@KellyRawlings Honk honk! :D #dsma
Larry @maindog101
Q4: I hope to see our community grow. But HCP's? They should refer, but in Canada? Not likely. #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @A1CBelowSeven: Q4. I would love to see what the DOC was like 2 years ago (I only joined this year) it's a great community now :) #DSMA
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
RT @BrianKurzweil: @DiabetesSocMed Q4. Long as we stay together as a team. Not as T1 or T2 name bickering we will continue to grow. #DSMA
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
RT @BrianKurzweil: @DiabetesSocMed Q4. Long as we stay together as a team. Not as T1 or T2 name bickering we will continue to grow. #DSMA
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
And holding each other accountable is important also. #DSMA
Mutima @xoxo_mutima
Agree! RT @DiabetesSocMed: WE need to stop waiting for someone else. WE need to just do it. #dsma (off my soap box)
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
RT @thomasgoffe: "Strip Safely" sets the bar for the DOC. Smart people, focused & driven to address a real need with a specific goal. #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @ilanalucas: Q4. I hope for big #dsma things: working with HCPs, policy changes, attention, but I'm also happy with being a fun club wit
C @iamsquee
and just holding each other #snuggles RT @ChelcieRice And holding each other accountable is important also. #DSMA
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
@ilanalucas @KellyRawlings you could say that again! retweet indeed! #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
@BrianKurzweil which is why-DSMA is not type specific:) #dsma
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
RT @ilanalucas: Q4. I hope for big #dsma things: working with HCPs, policy changes, attention, but I'm also happy with being a fun club wit
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
The key is to stay positive, not berate HCP for being behind - encourage them to move forward. Its all in the attitude #DSMA
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @Novelist_Mutima: Agree! RT @DiabetesSocMed: WE need to stop waiting for someone else. WE need to just do it. #dsma (off my soap box)
kelly ann @kelly7670
RT @Pancreassassin: Have you ever met a diabetic offline, wanted to chat, and realized they were of the variety that don't want to talk abo
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
RT @SweeterCherise: RT @BrianKurzweil: @DiabetesSocMed Q4. Long as we stay together as a team. Not as T1 or T2 name bickering we will cont
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @DiabetesSocMed: RT @BrianKurzweil: @DiabetesSocMed Q4. Long as we stay together as a team. Not as T1 or T2 name bickering we will cont
Kelley-Below-Seven @a1cbelowseven
Heading to bed-I'm exhausted! Great night tonight as always-great questions @Sweetercherise #DSMA
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil

Holly Witteman @hwitteman
@TomSaul7 Funny and sad. I can totally see it. #dsma
Tom Goffe @thomasgoffe
Q4: Some consolidation coming & needed. Plenty of redundancy @ too many locations diffuse info sharing. Other sites unwieldy, too. #dsma
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
@MainDog101 ours in Ottawa refers but they are at the children's hospital. #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
I am sorry, but it is time to wrap up. I hope you all enjoyed tonights' chat. Closing thoughts... #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
I am sorry, but it is time to wrap up. I hope you all enjoyed tonights' chat. Closing thoughts... #dsma
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
Q4. I want change, but diabetes is so much work that it's nice to use #dsma just for fun instead. It's confusing.
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
The endo should start holding D mixers. Yesss. #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @DiabetesSocMed: I am sorry, but it is time to wrap up. I hope you all enjoyed tonights' chat. Closing thoughts... #dsma
C @iamsquee
@Pancreassassin #dprom !!!!!!!!! #dsma
Holly Hillier @hillierholly
G'nite everyone. My little Fraggle just woke up! Have a great week!! #dsma
Friedman Diabetes @fdi_diabetes
Always a pleasure chatting about #diabetes with you all! Have a great night and a great weekend #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
@KellyRawlings Honk! #dsma
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
RT @momof3T1s: The key is to stay positive, not berate HCP for being behind - encourage them to move forward. Its all in the attitude #DSMA
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
@momof3T1s for sure #dsma
John @joltdude
I think getting hcps on board is both a cultural shift in healthcare that involves @myopennotes as well as trust and value #dsma #diabetes
1Run.org @1runamerica
@SweeterCherise @BrianKurzweil @DiabetesSocMed No types. I like it #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
Closing thoughts: if we want change, WE need to make it happen. #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
Closing thoughts: Uh I was just getting started. :) Thanks for a wonderful chat everyone, thanks to you too @sweetercherise #dsma
Larry @maindog101
@NitaCure4T1D Its at least a start #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @ilanalucas: Q4. I want change, but diabetes is so much work that it's nice to use #dsma just for fun instead. It's confusing.
Melissa Lee, PWD @sweetlyvoiced
RT @momof3T1s: The key is to stay positive, not berate HCP for being behind - encourage them to move forward. Its all in the attitude #DSMA
StephenS @stephenstype1
Great chat tonight. Closing: I want every PWD to feel how I feel after just an hour of #dsma
Patrick McConnell @patrickmcconnel
Closing: We have to deal with "D" 168 hours a week
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
This!! RT @Pancreassassin Closing thoughts: if we want change, WE need to make it happen. #dsma
A Diabetic Comic @chelcierice
Final thought: Agitate Agitate Agitate #DSMA
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @iamsquee: @Pancreassassin #dprom !!!!!!!!! #dsma
Pancreassassin @pancreassassin
Also, Wednesday chats need to be longer than an hour! #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @diabetesalish
RT @PatrickMcConnel: Closing: We have to deal with "D" 168 hours a week
Christina (Tina) @momof3t1s
closing thoughts - I want a baked potato - I blame @sweetercherise. Good night all - may your dreams always be bolus worthy. #DSMA
Rosie T. @rc_tomato
Have a great Friday everyone! Going to watch AHS w/ @Kirbman101 and the dog #dsma
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
I'm glad this group is here. #dsma
Bill @ myglu.org @glubill
Q4 #dsma I wish. I feel the HCPs get their diabetes fill at work. While patients don't. Hard for them to relate the need
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
RT @Pancreassassin: Closing thoughts: if we want change, WE need to make it happen. #dsma
C @iamsquee
@PatrickMcConnel less than three! #dsma
Brenda Bell @tmana
RT @xXLovelyLizXx: This!! RT @Pancreassassin Closing thoughts: if we want change, WE need to make it happen. #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @diabetesalish
How the heck did I miss #dsma??? I'm sorry!!
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
Q3 : The future is boundless! #dsma
John @joltdude
Hcps on board in social media is not unique to #diabetes but all healthcare #dsma
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
Haha, and this too. :) RT @Pancreassassin Also, Wednesday chats need to be longer than an hour! #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @diabetesalish
RT @StephenSType1: Great chat tonight. Closing: I want every PWD to feel how I feel after just an hour of #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
Thanks Mr. Douglas-- good point RT @ChelcieRice: Final thought: Agitate Agitate Agitate #DSMA
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
RT @betespora Q3 : The future is boundless! #dsma
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
What he said --> "@Pancreassassin: Closing thoughts: if we want change, WE need to make it happen. #dsma"
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @neeljadeja: I'm glad this group is here. #dsma
Bill @ myglu.org @glubill
RT @StephenSType1: Great chat tonight. Closing: I want every PWD to feel how I feel after just an hour of #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
Closing: Let
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
Closing: Let
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @PatrickMcConnel: Closing: We have to deal with "D" 168 hours a week
Kelly / Diabetes @diabetesalish
RT @NitaCure4T1D: What he said --> "@Pancreassassin: Closing thoughts: if we want change, WE need to make it happen. #dsma"
Neel Jadeja @neeljadeja
I'm figuring this stuff out a little more each day, all of you are making it easier for me, thankyou. #dsma
T1D @txdiabetic
I'm 14 and my endo has a T1 teen group! lots of different, fun things to help promote awareness #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@neeljadeja me too! #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
@PatrickMcConnel Thanks for doing the math on that one. I get so tired of the math #dsma
✽♥✽VeRo✽♥✽ @vero7184
@DiabetesSocMed closing thoughts- If my body hadn't attacked my pancreas 18yrs ago, I wouldn't have met you all! Thank you & goodnight #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
Closing thoughts: Stay positive and may good blood sugars be with you all! #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Closing: Let
Thomas Saulnier @tomsaul7
I'd just be afraid that it would become less of a social group if everyone were referred. We're not a q&a.. We're a bunch of d-friends #dsma
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
Missed a good one
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
Closing: When it comes to diabetes and getting involved: "Be Proactive...Not Prozactive!" #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
RT @DiabetesSocMed: Closing: Let
Elizabeth @xxlovelylizxx
RT @FreakedforDemi Closing thoughts: Stay positive and may good blood sugars be with you all! #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
@StephenSType1 Thank you, Stephen #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @txdiabetic: I'm 14 and my endo has a T1 teen group! lots of different, fun things to help promote awareness #dsma
Brenda Bell @tmana
RT @SweeterCherise: Closing: Let
Kelly / Diabetes @diabetesalish
Site issues led to a late dinner and missed #dsma
DiabetesHeroSquad @diabetesheroes
@DiabetesSocMed As always, thanks for your hard work! #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @neeljadeja: I'm figuring this stuff out a little more each day, all of you are making it easier for me, thankyou. #dsma
Brian Kurzweil @briankurzweil
@diabetesalish well there all good and we just missed you. Hugs #DSMA
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
Err. What SHE said. --> "@Pancreassassin: Closing thoughts: if we want change, WE need to make it happen. #dsma"
StephenS @stephenstype1
@DiabetesSocMed @SweeterCherise Changes are happening all the time #dsma
Bill @ myglu.org @glubill
RT @DiabetesHeroes: Closing: When it comes to diabetes and getting involved: "Be Proactive...Not Prozactive!" #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @diabetesalish
@BrianKurzweil all #dsma chats are good - I'm pissed I missed it -
Jane @jdpardinas
Q4: I may be wrong, but it will take longer in Japan where patients esp. T2D still tend to be less pro-active. #dsma
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@diabetesalish Awh! #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @diabetesalish
@BrianKurzweil thanks friend - I missed my #dsma sweeps, big time!
Thomas Saulnier @tomsaul7
An hpc would have to be pretty frickin' dedicated to diabetes to use the #doc after a long day at work. Lol #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
Closing thoughts: It's great to chat with people who get it. #dsma Related: #bgnow 68. Snack or temp bolus before sleep? Gah.
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
Closing: The hour is over, but the conversation is ongoing. Thanks for including all of us in it. #dsma
Sara Krly @modernnightowl
Closing thoughts: its nice to be back and feel right at home again. ? #dsma
Dr. Richard Billard @1medical2news
RT @DiabetesSocMed: RT @vero7184: @DiabetesSocMed they already do! Both my endo & diabetes educator are aware of #doc and tried telling me
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
Q4: I think HCPs will have to learn to trust us. That is, if they have the best interests of their patients at heart... #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
RT @Pancreassassin: Closing thoughts: if we want change, WE need to make it happen. #dsma
C @iamsquee
@TomSaul7 i am considered HCP. i worked 12 hours today. still here. :) #dsma
StephenS @stephenstype1
@DiabetesSocMed Thank you! Great questions #dsma
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
Closing 2: #dsma is like the Big Blue Test for psychological balance instead of BG balance. Take your mood, chat one hour, see improvement!
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
4U, #dsma. Loose infusion set haiku: Gauzy wings flutter/Yearning to soar free of me/The sting of absence. #ItMakesSenseIfYouHaveDiabetes
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @ilanalucas: Closing 2: #dsma is like the Big Blue Test for psychological balance instead of BG balance. Take your mood, chat one hour,
Jane @jdpardinas
Great thought provoking Qs today. Certainly made me think. #dsma
C @iamsquee
closing: BIG BLUE TEST NEEDS YOU! be active, log it, donate. http://t.co/6kWbCRkLHR #dsma
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
Q4: (addendum) ... I see us in 2 years as bigger & bolder ... Look how far we've come already ... Nothing can stop us in my mind ! :) #dsma
Holly Witteman @hwitteman
RT @KellyRawlings: 4U, #dsma. Loose infusion set haiku: Gauzy wings flutter/Yearning to soar free of me/The sting of absence. #ItMakesSense
Ilana Lucas @ilanalucas
@KellyRawlings Love the haiku! I had one flutter away the other day. #dsma
Kelly / Diabetes @kellyrawlings
RT @jdpardinas: Great thought provoking Qs today. Certainly made me think. #dsma
C @iamsquee
@TomSaul7 it's not dedication. i just like it ;) been with #dsma a lot longer than i've been HCP
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
The winners of a #blueFridays button @KellyRawlings, @FreakedforDemi and @xXLovelyLizXx send me a DM to claim your prize. #dsma
DiabetesSocMedAdvoca @diabetessocmed
The winners of a #blueFridays button @KellyRawlings, @FreakedforDemi and @xXLovelyLizXx send me a DM to claim your prize. #dsma
John @joltdude
I see us still catching up to Europe and FDA dragging its heels at our expense in 2 years #diabetes #dsma
Betespora (Jeff) @betespora
Closing: Thanks for the fun chat, fellow D-Earthlings! Be safe until we meet again!! <3 :) #dsma
Cherise/LADA @sweetercherise
@FreakedforDemi I missed y'all! #dsma
John @joltdude
RT @hwitteman: @TomSaul7 @tmana @joltdude Supplies are OTC in many countries. I have personally bought OTC in Canada, Bahamas, Bolivia, Swi
Gabriella @freakedfordemi
@SweeterCherise :D #dsma
Thomas Saulnier @tomsaul7
Good news guys! “@TheWeirdWorld: Coffee can help lower your risk of developing Type 2 diabetes.” #lies #dsma
Michael Montgomery @montgomery
Apparently missed #dsma again.
Stacey Simms @staceysimms
aaand, I missed the whole thing! Just too crazy over here, but all good. Will try again next week. #dsma