6 Things About Diabetes: Q’s Perspective

by Leighann on November 9, 2010

D-Blog Day '10Today is the 6th annual D-Blog day!

This year’s topic is: 6 Things I want people to know about diabetes.

You hear me talk all the time so I thought I would turn it over to Q to tell you six things she would like you to know about diabetes.

She cracks. me. up.

“In a fix.” Where did she learn that phrase?

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1 Heidi November 8, 2010 at 10:55 pm

Q is GREAT! Really enjoyed listening to her! :)

I think pods should come in different shapes and sites should last for 10 days, too!

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2 Denise November 8, 2010 at 10:57 pm

Too stinkin’ cute!!
Love this line: “when you are very very high, like in the fifty hundreds….”

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3 Michelle C. November 8, 2010 at 11:06 pm

I really liked her idea of the pods in different shapes and colors…very cute!

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4 Laurel November 8, 2010 at 11:33 pm

Q’s a hoot, gotta love that kid!

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5 Crystal November 9, 2010 at 12:03 am

LOVE her!!!! Love her ideas…. :-) She rocks. Thank you SO much for sharing, Q! ((hugs))

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6 Mike November 9, 2010 at 3:26 am

Great video!

I gotta say that you both rock and are D-Hero’s in my book!!! Q is a absolute star and Mom, you really are a Super D-Mom..

Saludos!! 【ツ】

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7 Lorraine November 9, 2010 at 7:47 am

“I’d be in a real fix” – lol

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8 Vivian November 9, 2010 at 8:01 am

Awesome! Loved it, Q could straighten out this whole diabetes thing single handed. lol

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9 Amy Scheer November 9, 2010 at 9:53 am

All I can say is I hope my kid never gets in the 50-hundreds. I’m thinking you need to take a second look at your doses!

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10 sysy November 9, 2010 at 10:22 am

Oh this was great! She is sooo cute! Thanks for sharing this with us, it was great to hear the 6 from a younger person’s perspective :)

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11 Lisa November 9, 2010 at 10:32 am

Had my three-year-old d-son watch. I think he’s in love with Q. His favorite number is fifty hundred…lol. Thanks Q, it’s nice for my son to see other kids with diabetes.

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12 Jen November 9, 2010 at 11:11 am

I love this so much! I especially like the idea of pods coming in different shapes..so brilliant!

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13 MelissaBL November 9, 2010 at 11:18 am

I think she makes a great T1 spokeswoman. :D

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14 Allison Blass November 9, 2010 at 2:32 pm

OMG, can I please have a Christmas tree shaped insulin pump? That would be AWESOME! Q needs to go work for Insulet!

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15 Sandra Miller November 9, 2010 at 6:58 pm

Watch out world, ’cause this one is gonna shake things up!

Brilliant. :-)

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16 shannon November 9, 2010 at 9:50 pm

Wow, what a cutie! I think this will be a great snapshot of a moment in time for her to look back on when she’s older. Fantastic!

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17 Anne Findlay November 9, 2010 at 11:13 pm

that was awesome!!

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18 Kassie November 10, 2010 at 6:51 am

I hate the fifty hundreds, too!

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19 Jason Turner November 11, 2010 at 11:26 am

Wow – that is the cutest video ever! Kids tell it like it is! Thanks for sharing, brought a little tear to my eye.

Tell you daughter that very smart people are working really hard on a cure!

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