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DECISIONS DECISIONS.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Don Dec 6, 2012. 3 Replies

All this insulin pump is new to me. I was diagnosed with T1 about two weeks ago. ( after 3 years if being a T2). I guess my body stopped producing insulin. I do have to admit that I wasn't taking…Continue

Back at starting point!!

Started this discussion. Last reply by jrtpup Nov 10, 2011. 8 Replies

Hey everyone!!! Just wanting to share something with all of you.Well I've been a diabetic for almost two years now. (I think) When I was first diagnosed I was depressed and didn't know much about…Continue

1 year anniversary!!!

Started Feb 1, 2011 0 Replies

Hey everyone!!!Wow!! I've just realized that I've been a diabetic for a whole year now. I still remember the day they diagnosed me with diabetes. To be honest I didn't know much about it. I started…Continue

 

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Janice replied to Roberto's discussion 'No clue!!!' in the group Tandem T:Slim Users
"I'm one of those who have to pry it off!! I love nice long warm baths?"
Dec 17, 2013
ScottD replied to Roberto's discussion 'No clue!!!' in the group Tandem T:Slim Users
"Hey Roberto, I started pumping 7 or 8 weeks ago and noticed the same problem with the insets coming off or becoming loose after showers. Some people have this problem and others don't. It depends on a persons skin. What I did was bought some…"
Dec 17, 2013
Janice and Roberto are now friends
Dec 17, 2013
Janice replied to Roberto's discussion 'No clue!!!' in the group Tandem T:Slim Users
"That's exactly what I supposed."
Dec 17, 2013
Roberto replied to Roberto's discussion 'No clue!!!' in the group Tandem T:Slim Users
"Thanks for the info Janice! I actually found out what the problem was. The cannula wasn't actually in my body. The insulin was just being delivered in between the adhesive and skin. lol!! I'll keep that in mind if something like that ever…"
Dec 17, 2013
Janice replied to Roberto's discussion 'No clue!!!' in the group Tandem T:Slim Users
"You just needed to fill the cannula. Disconnect and see whether or not you can deliver any insulin through the tubing (say 3-5u). If you can, then pump is ok. If you're just starting, your basals probably need tweeting. Consult your endo."
Dec 17, 2013
Roberto added a discussion to the group Tandem T:Slim Users
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No clue!!!

Hey everyone. I'm actually new to all this pumping. Started last Friday and so far it's been up and downs for me. Wasn't this suppose to be easier?!? Well my main problem today is my BG. This morning I woke up to a normal reading(I suppose) 116. After taking a shower my inset fell off. I installed a new inset, but used the same tubing. I rechecked my BG after 2 hours and it came out to be 196. Something wasn't right. All thru out the day my sugar has been high. I've tried correcting it but get…See More
Dec 17, 2013
Roberto joined Jigga's group
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Tandem T:Slim Users

New insulin pump from Tandem, the T:Slim touch screen insulin pump. Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin pumps and pump supplies, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association and Insulin for…See More
Dec 16, 2013
Roberto posted a status
"Started pumping!!!!"
Dec 16, 2013
Biomuse replied to Roberto's discussion 'Exercising with your G4!' in the group Dexcom Users
"What are you wearing when exercising?"
Jan 14, 2013
MattVT replied to Roberto's discussion 'Exercising with your G4!' in the group Dexcom Users
"i ride...indoors now, but with temps in the 40's this weekend i went outside and had no problems. can't figure why exercise would make you lose signal. do you carry it in your hand or keep it in a pocket...is it getting jostled? i ski with…"
Jan 14, 2013
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Jan 9, 2013
NFB 77 replied to Roberto's discussion 'Exercising with your G4!' in the group Dexcom Users
"Tomorrow i will run with another type of shirt and after i tell you how did it goes Thank you all"
Jan 9, 2013
Roberto replied to Roberto's discussion 'Exercising with your G4!' in the group Dexcom Users
"From what I've heard it has to do with the type of fabric ones shirt is. I just use a cotton shirt and it seemed to fix the problem."
Jan 9, 2013
A. Kelsey Metcalf replied to Roberto's discussion 'Exercising with your G4!' in the group Dexcom Users
"Maybe try a case? I was just thinking that immediately after getting my G4 I got a case for it that's fabric. Maybe that's why I've never lost signal during runs, walks, biking, etc. My case is girly, but I'll post it here in…"
Jan 9, 2013
Biomuse replied to Roberto's discussion 'Exercising with your G4!' in the group Dexcom Users
"Please see this thread: http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/dexcomusers/forum/topics/getting-on... This is a known problem, provisionally related to repetitive motion while wearing synthetic clothing over the G4 transmitter."
Jan 9, 2013

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Date diagnosed
January 26, 2010
Type of treatment/devices you use
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At 8:06am on December 27, 2010, Linda G said…
At 2:41pm on November 24, 2010, Linda G said…

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!
At 2:04pm on May 13, 2010, Osob said…
At 5:08pm on April 28, 2010, Linda G said…
Your dx date isn't all that long ago....how's it all going anyway?
Did you suspect that you had diabetes even before your diagnosis?
At 5:07pm on April 28, 2010, Linda G said…
Thanks for the friend invite Roberto!

At 2:51pm on April 27, 2010, Linda G said…
Best Wishes on your Special Day Roberto!

At 5:59am on April 27, 2010, Robyn said…
Happy Birthday Roberto!
At 3:09am on April 27, 2010, Pauly said…
Happy Birthday! Enjoy the day.

At 4:30pm on April 9, 2010, mOnI said…
thanks
hope ur havin a great day
-moni
At 11:04am on April 9, 2010, Osob said…
Hahhhah Robertooooooooooo.lol
To cool man sounds nice getting the day off and enjoying the weather we should be getting good weather soon to yesterday it was great and today its nice not as sunny but still warm tomorrow I pray its nice as well so I can wear my dress when I go out with my friend from college we kind of lost touch since going to uni so there will be a lot to talk about.
I love summer.
 
 
 

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