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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Aiming4Average
"Aiming4Average, Happy Birthday!! I hope your day and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill."
Oct 16
Linda G left a comment for Aiming4Average
"Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES !! (You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is…"
Oct 16, 2013
rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Aiming4Average
"Aiming4Average, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends."
Oct 16, 2013
brokenpole left a comment for Aiming4Average
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Oct 16, 2013
nel replied to Aiming4Average's discussion 'Development of Insulin Pump Funding in Ontario, B.C. & Newfoundland and Labrador- Info Needed!' in the group Canada Diabetes
"Thank you for your response and that the links maybe helpful to you Did I note on Facebook , that you and Barb connected ?? Thumbs Up ...all the best for now ...N"
Nov 28, 2012
nel replied to Aiming4Average's discussion 'Development of Insulin Pump Funding in Ontario, B.C. & Newfoundland and Labrador- Info Needed!' in the group Canada Diabetes
"http://www.diabetes.ca/advocacy/reports-and-information/ This is , I believe , very recently posted on the CDA's website ."
Nov 27, 2012
nel replied to Aiming4Average's discussion 'Development of Insulin Pump Funding in Ontario, B.C. & Newfoundland and Labrador- Info Needed!' in the group Canada Diabetes
"http://www.diabetesadvocacy.com/pump_coverage.htm as a GREAT start ; Barb is a member and from NF .Canadian Diabetes Association has info too ; I am an Advocate with the Ass'n and we were in Victoria in May with the ASK for insulin pumps for…"
Nov 26, 2012
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Development of Insulin Pump Funding in Ontario, B.C. & Newfoundland and Labrador- Info Needed!

Hi everyone!I'm a type 1 diabetic of 10 years and pump users for 9 years, am currently writing my undergraduate thesis on a topic that is close to home: the development of insulin pump funding in Ontario, B.C. and Newfoundland & Labrador, and am wondering if anyone has any resources (i.e. news articles/releases, key informants about the topics, research papers, etc.) or personal stories about how insulin pump funding came about in the above three provinces (i.e., in Ontario it was a result…See More
Nov 26, 2012
Linda G left a comment for Aiming4Average
"Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Aiming4Average..... Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! (You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK) Have a GREAT "ME" DAY…"
Oct 16, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for Aiming4Average
"Happy Birthday, Aiming!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Oct 16, 2011
brokenpole left a comment for Aiming4Average
"Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for…"
Oct 16, 2011
Linda G left a comment for Aiming4Average
"Greetings, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY Aiming4Average....fellow Canadian! Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days! How's it all going ♥ Do you have any questions or comments?"
Oct 16, 2011
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Jun 22, 2011
Aiming4Average replied to abbygirl1's discussion 'gummy treat with low carbs' in the group parents of kids with Type 1
"I've worked at an art school where we would give kids stamps or stickers and these often get more excitement from kids than candy does! When I was younger, I had a sticker album which was one of my favourite possessions (granted this was at a…"
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Profile Information

How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
To participate in the online community of diabetics.
Date diagnosed
November 6, 2002
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Medtronic MiniMed
Enter your website, if any (blog, Facebook, Twitter)
http://aimingforaverage-a1c.blogspot.com/

Aiming4Average's Blog

Aiming for Average

Posted on June 13, 2011 at 7:38am 2 Comments

This post helps explain why my username/blog is called Aiming for Average. This was the 1st post I'd ever written for my blog about life with type 1 diabetes.



Why I Aim for Average

I have always been a high-achiever. As a kindergartener, I would rush to clean up my toys the fastest so that I would be the first sitting down for story time. In grade three I played a leading role in the class play. In grade five I cried when I didn’t receive 100% on a… Continue

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At 3:57am on October 16, 2014, Linda G said…

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From morning till night
May your SPECIAL DAY be bright

And nicer than ever before!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY Aiming4Average!!
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At 12:25am on October 16, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Aiming4Average, Happy Birthday!! I hope your day and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill.

At 5:01am on October 16, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

HAPPY,HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Aiming4Average. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 4:00am on October 16, 2013, Linda G said…

Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES !!
(You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK)
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Hey, take a couple of minutes and do The Big Big blue Test!!
http://bigbluetest.org/
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At 2:17am on October 16, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Aiming4Average, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

At 1:05am on October 16, 2013, brokenpole said…

Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.

At 4:16pm on October 16, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Aiming4Average.....
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
(You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK)
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!
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At 8:55am on October 16, 2011, SEAGATOR said…
Happy,Happy Birthday,Aiming4Average. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!
At 7:05am on October 16, 2011, brokenpole said…
Happy Birthday, Aiming!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.
At 6:56am on October 16, 2011, brokenpole said…
Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.
 
 
 

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