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Eye exams

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Where in Canada are you?

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Medditronic pump in canada

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Eye exams

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Moving to Canada...??

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Vibe launched

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JDRF's TID care kit

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ODSP and pump/cgm supplies

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Test Strips Not Covered

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Comment by Jen on June 14, 2010 at 3:52am
Speaking of Calgary... I'm going to be heading out west (for the first time!) this summer an joining some other Type 1s on some hiking adventures. We'll be heading to Lake O'Hara, Lake Louise, Garibaldi and the Juan de Fuca trail. Anyone else interested in joining? (We made a TuDiabetes event:
Comment by nel on June 13, 2010 at 7:22pm
Kelly , I am envious with the way to-days weather cooperated for you , compared to May 30 ;however this will not stop us from visiting Calgary again one day, mittens , boots included !
Comment by Kelly on June 13, 2010 at 1:47pm
Finished the Telus Walk to Cure Diabetes this morning in Calgary. The weather was beautiful and I can't believe how many turned out for it. Great day!
Comment by Cindy on June 11, 2010 at 12:58pm
Thanks for the help so far. Hopefully I can connect with someone with similar circumstances as Becky,
Comment by nel on June 11, 2010 at 11:59am
My latest Team Diabetes , marathon in Calgary event, May 30 pictures, including while crossing the finish line after 10 K .And cold it was !
Will delete, if I did the link incorrectly
Comment by FatCatAnna on June 9, 2010 at 8:58pm
I was speaking to a friend of mine in Copenhagen, that works for a large pharmaceutical company there - and she was telling me about another pen that has been released in her country that almost sounds the same as the Humapen Memoir. I'm wondering if it is one from Novo Nordisk. I know I sure wouldn't mind one of those - for those times I ---- duh ---- forgot what I took and when!!!
Comment by nel on June 6, 2010 at 4:39pm
Your welcome Kelly ...and hope, that this gadget works for the type of insulins you use . I re-type website , since I had a typo error :
Comment by Kelly on June 6, 2010 at 3:01pm
Thanks for the tip Nel -- I didn't know there were pens that keep a memory of your doses. I'll inquire about it.
Comment by nel on June 6, 2010 at 12:15pm
This maybe old news for pen users ??, I learned about this yesterday from our local Pharmacist . Available in Canada .
The Humapen Memoir ...insulin dosages, time , date ...I recall prior to the pump , 2001 , asking myself the question : did I , did I not deliver ???
Comment by Linda G on June 5, 2010 at 2:00pm
Welcome to the rabble Rachelle Lynn!


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