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My Birthday (5-9) and DEXCOM

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Wow! I canโ€™t believe how fast time can go sometimes. Itโ€™s hard to believe even on my 38th birthday, I had to get in touch with DEXCOM and ask for a free, new sensor! At least, the Rep. for DEXCOM at Tech Support realized that I was calling on my birthday before bed. The sensor was acting up and I didnโ€™t have any numbers reporting at the time during the call. I even had said that the system said that I was out of range when I was right there next to it. Not good, but I was promised I will have the new sensor on Tuesday next week.

For my birthday, I went to work and had a really great day!๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ‘ I also went out for dinner to celebrate. Lots of fun!๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ‘

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Happy 38 th birthday and glad it wa a good one .xx๐ŸŽ‚๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‚๐Ÿ™€

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Thank you!๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ‘

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Your very welcome .๐Ÿค—๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿ˜‡

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Just got back from dinner out with my family for a late celebration.๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ‘

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How lovely ,hope you enjoyed it Iโ€™m sure you did .๐Ÿค—๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿ˜‡

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I did! It was Italian tonight. Mexican was on Wednesday night.

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Lovely and Mexican you are doing well , my fav is Chinese but itโ€™s not good when you are diabetic is it . ๐Ÿ˜œ๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿ˜‡

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Anything that is a lot isnโ€™t good for anyone (diabetic or not).

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I'm not big on large portions of food and since I got diabetes I'm not enjoying food at all .I think anything nice isn't good for you ๐Ÿ‘ผ๐Ÿ˜‡๐Ÿ˜‡

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You can always have something, but in smaller portions.

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Yes as I said I only eat small portions , I had some spiralizer courgette today with supper and they were delicious will be having those again . ๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ˜‡

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What do they look like? Can you please post a picture when youโ€™re able to do it?

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I will try they sell them in sainsburys are you from uk ?๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ˜‡

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No, the USA. You can post them in a bowl/plate.๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ‘

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Ok will give it a go they are delicious and they look a bit like a cheats noodle x

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Sounds good!๐Ÿ‘

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X๐Ÿ˜‡๐Ÿ˜‡

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They are nice. You can slice or spirals the raw courgettes easily & they taste better raw than cooked

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It's such a pity. I'm now borderline diabetic & have been on low fat low carb diet for 59 years!!!! Very disappointing. Clare

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Have you tried low carb high protein dieting?

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Yes, I've been doing low carb, low fat & higher protein diet for 59 years. My health problems seem to be inherited from both sides of my family. My mother weighed 22 stones when she died. I've found it a lifelong battle to keep below 10 stones! Only got below 9 stone once as an adult..... when I had cancer!

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What amount of carbs do you have for each meal and snack?

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Really HAPPY BIRTHDAY Activity ! Hope "u" enjoyed your day. Shame about the sensor. Nothings perfect with T1 diabetes.

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Thank you for the wishes.

Youโ€™re right, nothing is perfect.

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