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"My son is now 13 weeks old and I haven't consistently worn the cgm for 12 weeks. It…"

Kate replied Dec 11, 2013 to Not wanting to wear dex

19 Dec 16, 2013
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"Hi Jennifer - This is a great question and one that I have struggled with. I have T1…"

Kate replied Dec 4, 2013 to People with T1D who have children

9 Dec 4, 2013
Reply by Jennifer

"I totally just snarfed reading this. lol, AR!"

Kate replied Nov 21, 2013 to radiation risk from pumps and cgms

6 Nov 21, 2013
Reply by Scott A

"Congratulations, Rachel! Have you checked out the TuD Oh! Baby! group? Lots of other…"

Kate replied Nov 20, 2013 to T1 first pregnancy! So far so good...wishing insurance would pay for CGMS but no luck!

5 Nov 20, 2013
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"Not sure what insurance you have, but I have BCBS. They sent me the letter stating t…"

Kate replied Nov 19, 2013 to Insurance is making me change insulin and test strips.... Your opinions please!

21 Nov 22, 2013
Reply by Clare

"woot! woot! My toddler just said that video was "boss" and I agree! Good luck on the…"

Kate replied Nov 15, 2013 to Local TV Interview for ***Inaugural*** Naperville Marathon!

33 Dec 5, 2013
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"I am very open about Diabetes, but I like to think I'm not pushy about it. I wear my…"

Kate replied Oct 23, 2013 to Diabetic extrovert or introvert?

41 Nov 17, 2013
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"Back when I was dx'd, I used the exchange system and would say stuff like "I need to…"

Kate replied Sep 12, 2013 to costco samples and miss information

11 Sep 12, 2013
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"Yup, DP... any maybe the caffeine in the coffee? I have to take 1 unit to cover an 8…"

Kate replied Sep 4, 2013 to why does this happen sometimes?

15 Sep 4, 2013
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"My endo gave me a OneTouch Delica lancet device with 10 trial lancets about 3 years…"

Kate replied Aug 29, 2013 to Re-using lancets -- some thoughts

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