Amber
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  • Manzanola, CO
  • United States
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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Amber
"Amber, 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."
Jan 13
Linda G left a comment for Amber
"♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫ Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES…"
Jan 13
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Jul 14, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Amber
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMBER!! Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hey, why don't you come join us in the…"
Jan 13, 2013
brokenpole left a comment for Amber
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Jan 13, 2013
Amber replied to Brandon Burkhardt's discussion 'New pump user - would like some advice.' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"Hi Brandon. I know that it sucks starting the pump, however sticking with it helps in the long run. I first started on a loaner pump four years ago when I got pregnant with my second son. Talk about a hormonal blood sugar train wreck. And yes it is…"
Oct 15, 2012
Amber replied to Daisy Mae's discussion 'how 2 wear a dress w/ the insulin pump.' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"if you go onto the medtronic store online they have something called a Thigh/Leg Pouch I bought one for a wedding I was in and it worked great. You can also use it while exersicing and riding on you bike to keep it from falling out of you pocket. if…"
Sep 6, 2012
Amber replied to Amber's discussion 'working out with the pump' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"I havn't tried that. I was diagnosed at 11 and I think they were trying to make me feel better and told me it was ok to eat anything as long as I took my shots. Now its hard to get out of that mind set. I will have to look into buying the book.…"
Jul 31, 2012
Amber replied to Amber's discussion 'working out with the pump' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"Thank you for the reply. When I was doing Turbo Fire that worked great, but now that I am doing insanity idk what changed but it seems like a bg's go high with it off. Which is wierd because wakeboard and don't have any trouble with lows…"
Jul 31, 2012
tebbemae replied to Amber's discussion 'working out with the pump' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"Sorry for the delayed reply-we were on vacation last week. Couldn't agree more with you. I have been stuck for over a year at the same weight (even though I vary my workout-added in resistance and interval training). I understand that the body…"
Jul 31, 2012
Ryan S replied to Amber's discussion 'working out with the pump' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"I know I am a little late on the reply, but my endo told me just to take my pump off or suspend it. Usually I make sure my BG is pretty stable and all of the active insulin from my last bolus is used. Along with that I keep Gatorade with me and…"
Jul 30, 2012
Amber replied to Amber's discussion 'working out with the pump' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"thanks for the reply. I have been wearing it on my sprots bra a well and that was working great, but if my sweat my get into it im going to have to try something else. I am working out at home, being in a small town doesn't give you any other…"
Jul 23, 2012
tebbemae replied to Amber's discussion 'working out with the pump' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"Hi Amber! Your situation sounds very similar to mine (I also have 2 boys-almost 2 and 4). I have been running 5-7 days a week for a year and half and have struggled with pump location. My clip has recently broke (but I am too lazy/cheap to order a…"
Jul 23, 2012
Amber replied to Dkinsey's discussion 'Waterproof?' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"we own a boat and love wake boarding and i jumped off the boat into the lake didn't even think about taking my pump off. once i realized it was still attached took it off and it was fine. Didn't see any water build up on the inside so in…"
Jul 12, 2012
CDN replied to Amber's discussion 'working out with the pump' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"Wow, you are amazing! what about meals, within what time period of meals and bolus do you jump. do you ever adjust your bolus, or only your basal..."
Jun 24, 2012

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
I hope to find someone who can relate to the struggles I have.
Date diagnosed
October 21, 1998
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
medtronic minimed paradigm
Tell us more about you (optional)
mother of to boys ages 2 and 4 love to have fun outside wake boarding, fishing, camping, biking, swimming and playing with my children.

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At 4:36am on January 13, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Amber, 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 3:58am on January 13, 2014, 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 AMBER!!
♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫

At 11:28am on January 13, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMBER!!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
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 8:14am on January 13, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

HAPPY,HAPPY BIRTHDAY,AMBER. I WISH FOR YOU A MOST WONDERFUL DAY. ENJOY!!!

At 5:18am on January 13, 2013, brokenpole said…

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

At 3:41pm on June 3, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home Amber.....
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends.
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups".
Once in, you can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 5:11am on June 3, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

We;come to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

At 2:35am on June 3, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our forum. To answer any of us back just hit the "comment back "bar under our comments and you will go to our page where you can leave a comment to us and also read abit about us.
Here's a link to help you get to know more about us: http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes

At 7:05pm on June 2, 2012, Donna H said…

Welcome to TuDiabetes! Check out some of the groups -- it's a great way to get to know the community.

At 5:55pm on June 2, 2012, 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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