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Old 01-07-11, 09:26 AM   #1
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My wife is in surgery...

Getting another toe whacked off right now.

If you are diabetic, please mind your sugar levels and take care of your feet.

http://www.diabetes.org/
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Old 01-07-11, 09:51 AM   #2
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Yikes. Not a good way to start the new year.

Sending good thoughts that the procedure goes well and she doesn't have any more issues.
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Old 01-07-11, 10:01 AM   #3
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Wow - sorry to hear that; that's never a good time. My father died of complications due to unchecked diabetes - a very long, unpleasant way to go. As much as I hate to say it, he led to his ultimate undoing. So, yes - mind your blood sugar.

My mother and brother have something called "pre-diabetes", so I guess I'm genetically on the hook. This is one of the things that keeps me running (and riding...)

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Old 01-07-11, 10:04 AM   #4
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Prayers for her...and you.
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Old 01-07-11, 10:13 AM   #5
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Best wishes for a quick recovery.
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Old 01-07-11, 10:50 AM   #6
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praying and pre diabetic here, so watching the food, and feet and hitting the bike or trail or trainer as close to daily as I can.
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Old 01-07-11, 11:00 AM   #7
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Hope all goes well and no more complications.
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Old 01-07-11, 11:11 AM   #8
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That's terrible, I hope she comes through it with no problems.
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Prayers for her and the doctors that are taking care of her. Hoping you are okay, too. ((hugs))
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Old 01-07-11, 11:40 AM   #10
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Hope all goes well and no more complications.
Same here. My early blood sugar problems thirty some years ago got me to start taking better care of myself and they still keep me motivated today.
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My thoughts are with you and your wife as well. As a controlled diabetic, I sympathize entirely.
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All our best wishes here. No such thing as a minor surgery if it's happening to you or to a loved one.

My wife is pre-diabetic. She was mildly complaining last night about the lack of Coke in the house. Showed her your post as a reminder.
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