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Melissa Lee's Discussions (2,007)

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"I needed considerably more insulin after an appendectomy 10 years ago. I was a new p…"

Melissa Lee replied Jul 18, 2011 to Increased need of insulin when sick/hurt/stressed?

5 Jan 7, 2012
Reply by richelle

"My lower abdomen, below the waistline, is unusable because of scar tissue. I pumped…"

Melissa Lee replied Jan 27, 2011 to Dead Zones

7 Feb 9, 2011
Reply by jimt1cgms

"Rose, it isn't legal because infusion sets are considered prescription only. There h…"

Melissa Lee replied Jul 24, 2010 to How to donate supplies?

3 Jul 24, 2010
Reply by Melissa Lee

"If you've never been to allears.net's Diabetes in Disney page, check it out. SO many…"

Melissa Lee replied Apr 26, 2010 to New on pump & week in Disney - any advise?

2 Apr 30, 2010
Reply by Colorado

"I have been in the 5s and 6s now for a year and a half. I agree with Emily and Eric!…"

Melissa Lee replied Mar 17, 2010 to How do some type 1s keep there A1Cs less than 6?

17 Oct 27, 2011
Reply by NatalieHodge

"First, I went from Minimed to Cozmo, but I didn't like Cozmo's infusion set options,…"

Melissa Lee replied Jan 25, 2010 to If Animas isn't providing you with the customer service you deserve...

10 Jan 28, 2010
Reply by Rose Joelle

"Private insurance generally has the same 4-year restriction as well. So I'm afraid I…"

Melissa Lee replied Jan 25, 2010 to If Animas isn't providing you with the customer service you deserve...

10 Jan 28, 2010
Reply by Rose Joelle

"I've had a few issues with their billing department, personally. I fought the same b…"

Melissa Lee replied Jan 25, 2010 to If Animas isn't providing you with the customer service you deserve...

10 Jan 28, 2010
Reply by Rose Joelle

"In ten years of pumping, I can't count how often my basals/ratios have changed. At l…"

Melissa Lee replied Jan 21, 2010 to ISF/Carb Ratio and Basal rates?

7 Jan 25, 2010
Reply by Sarah Keech

"In ten years of wearing a pump, I NEVER had an issue with the TSA...until I got a CG…"

Melissa Lee replied Jan 8, 2010 to TSA stopping and conducting thorough search of people with insulin pumps

34 Feb 20, 2010
Reply by Colorado

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Diabetes Hands Foundation Team

DHF TEAM

Melissa Lee
(Interim Executive Director, Editor, has type 1)


Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, has LADA)

Emily Coles (Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Director of Operations and Development, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)

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Lead Administrator

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)


Administrators

Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

DanP (has Type 1)

Gary (has type 2)

David (has type 2)

 

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