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"I did the BBT three times today. Twice for dog walks and once for raking leaves. Hop…"

Laddie replied yesterday to Big Blue Testing!!

23 2 hours ago
Reply by Judith in Portland

"I have had Type 1 for 38 years and over the last ten years have been gradually reduc…"

Laddie replied on Sunday to LOWS!

23 yesterday
Reply by Sarah

"Some people also take NPH at bedtime. I don't know whether you have used insulin lon…"

Laddie replied Oct 9 to Dawn Syndrome?

28 Oct 10
Reply by mohe0001

"Both the t:slim and the Accuchek pumps are 300 unit pumps. The Ping is 200 units, bu…"

Laddie replied Oct 4 to Active woman (tennis, golf, yoga, Pilates, etc.) needs advice on pump choice

26 on Sunday
Reply by Nell

"I rely on my Dexcom CGM because it alerts when I am not testing. The Libre is an exc…"

Laddie replied Sep 22 to I want one

65 Sep 30
Reply by Karen

"I live in Minnesota and it can be very stressful when supplies are going to be deliv…"

Laddie replied Sep 13 to Hot Insulin

12 Sep 14
Reply by DFresh

"CGMS is currently not covered by Medicare. There are many people working to have tha…"

Laddie replied Sep 10 to Medicare/ reimbursement?

3 Sep 11
Reply by clau

"Looking forward to seeing you, Lloyd. It's been a while--"

Laddie replied Sep 6 to Blogpost about Rick Phillips

7 Sep 8
Reply by Terrie

"I do have the 6 mm length and it looks hugely long. Maybe I am thinking way back to…"

Laddie replied Sep 5 to Infusion sets - Contact Detach

5 Sep 5
Reply by Laddie

"Thanks, Trudy!"

Laddie replied Sep 5 to Blogpost about Rick Phillips

7 Sep 8
Reply by Terrie




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