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Tandem T-Slim Bolus Settings

Started by Augustus27 in Insulin Pump Users Forum. Last reply by niccolo 27 minutes ago. 31 Replies

Hey guys,Long time since I've been on here but a lot has changed since then. I was doing 4 shots a day (3 Apidra/NovoLog and 1 Lantus), but now I have been fortunate enough to go on the pump, more specifically the T-Slim by Tandem. It's still a…Continue

Tags: stacking, duration, Tandem, T-Slim, Pump

Anyone else suffer from this?

Started by Karen in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Karen 28 minutes ago. 20 Replies

If my blood sugars are not spot on, I am very unsteady with my walking and my speech. So.........this happens every time I eat. It is making me even more insecure about my diabetic existence.Continue

Stress eating!!

Started by Mekenzie in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes 43 minutes ago. 0 Replies

Holidays, pregnancy, and final semester of nursing school has thrown my healthy eating pattern way off track! Over the last few weeks I have found myself using almost double the insulin I previously used. 19 weeks pregnant with my fist baby, and…Continue

Swimmers out there with experience getting infusion sets and especially CGM sensors to stay on?

Started by niccolo in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by niccolo 2 hours ago. 2 Replies

I'm new to pumping and back to CGMing after a break, and trying to figure out the best way to keep everything attached during lap swimming. The infusion set is less of an issue, since it gets replaced every three days, but the CGM sensor has to stay…Continue

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The anticipation is killing me!

Posted by Mekenzie on December 22, 2014 at 7:11pm 0 Comments

As some of you have read in my last post, I am expecting my first baby! Baby D is due May 4th, 2015. Today at my appointment we could have found out what the baby is, but we turned our heads and they wrote it down for us and wrapped it. This way…


my diabetes story

Posted by shelly on December 22, 2014 at 6:00pm 0 Comments

well it will be my diabetes annversery on December 25th it will be 15 years that I have had this and I have had lots of ups and dowens and very luckey to even be here right now I will never forget getting pre blood work for sugery my foot to…


A glimpse into my crazy, but beautiful life!

Posted by Mekenzie on December 22, 2014 at 5:00pm 1 Comment

Hello all, I am new to this community, but not new to diabetes. I am 22 years old and happily married. I have had type one since I was a few days over a year old. 9 days after my first birthday was my diagnosis. I am currently in my last semester…



Posted by Elizabeth on December 22, 2014 at 6:30am 1 Comment

This morning when I dropped Eric off at daycare, I heard a sweet story that made my eyes tear up.

One of the women who oversees Eric's daycare, "Susan", is also a substitute teacher at his school. She was assigned to a kindergarten class…


The Gift of Support

Posted by rick the "Blogabetic" on December 22, 2014 at 2:00am 0 Comments

The Gift of Support

This is the first of three blogs exploring the gifts we receive as members of our TUdiabetes community. In this…


When put diet and exercise as treatment, what does that mean to you?

Posted by Grasseater on December 21, 2014 at 5:53pm 1 Comment

For me as a T2 no meds, no physical limitations (other than being 69). Diet means controlled carb (not necessarily low carb). I try to be consistent with the amount and type of carbs from day to day. I have learned what different foods do to my… Continue


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