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"I really liked my One Touch, until I made the switch to Bayer Contour Next. I'm a ho…"

christy replied Dec 26, 2013 to Any contour next users?

7 Dec 27, 2013
Reply by Brunetta

"It happened to me, I was diagnosed right around the end of the use of beef and pork…"

christy replied Oct 21, 2013 to Insulin Allergies

9 Oct 21, 2013
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"LOL the only reason I do that meee, hahaha is because it's ridiculous the price they…"

christy replied Oct 2, 2013 to What are my rights as a diabetic in a public held event?

20 Oct 3, 2013
Reply by Ruth

"That's what the pump reps get paid the big bucks for. To make getting you your insul…"

christy replied Oct 2, 2013 to Insulin Pump

21 Oct 3, 2013
Reply by LiL MaMa

"I dont know I think my view on food is a lot different than others, my personal opin…"

christy replied Oct 2, 2013 to What are my rights as a diabetic in a public held event?

20 Oct 3, 2013
Reply by Ruth

"I agree Zoe, that's exactly how I got my Medtronic. My Dr. every visit was we'll tal…"

christy replied Oct 2, 2013 to Insulin Pump

21 Oct 3, 2013
Reply by LiL MaMa

"I personally see a disaster in the making with ACA. Not saying something doesn't nee…"

christy replied Oct 2, 2013 to Affordable Care Act and Pump supplies.

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Reply by jbowler

"That is a great idea AR, I too often get stuck between 2 basals where one is just a…"

christy replied Oct 2, 2013 to Today's Wacky Experiment

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Reply by meee

"AR, that is very common here especially in the bigger practices who can have HUNDRED…"

christy replied Sep 18, 2013 to Fee for "Letter of Medical Necessity"??

15 Sep 18, 2013
Reply by christy

"Oh I will have to try those. Sounds good. I agree things are cyclic, and in 20 or 30…"

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

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