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Tandem T-Slim Bolus Settings

Started by Augustus27 in Insulin Pump Users Forum. Last reply by niccolo 3 minutes ago. 23 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

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 31 minutes 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

Infusion Sets (Luer Lock)

Started by Denise in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by niccolo 1 hour ago. 8 Replies

I have been using Inset and Inset 30 infusion sets because that's what is recommended with my pump, but I really don't like either one. The Inset 30s seem to leak, and the regular Insets don't stick well because there isn't much adhesive to…Continue

Tags: lock, luer, sets, infusion

Word Association Game

Started by dino in Community Games, Other Topics. Last reply by kuze 2 hours ago. 24728 Replies

Very simple, just post ONE WORD that is somehow associated with the previous word. Easy right?(Diabetes related words welcome but not necessary!!)OK...first word: sugarContinue

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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…

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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…

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Dia-buddies

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…

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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…

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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

From the "Latin" T1D

Posted by Bruce on December 21, 2014 at 2:05pm 1 Comment

" A scriptor diabetic A1c hemoglobin ...

quod multipliciter potest esse mensura : roamin ' .

Sed semper velit experiri ...

Ut ' mensus prope IRCA VII .

Quanquam ne Romani quidem "

--- Vestras Napoli , Italiano T1D natus…

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