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Bill Simonsick
  • 55, Male
  • Independence, OH
  • United States
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Bill Simonsick updated their profile
Feb 15
rick (aka: #blankieboy) left a comment for Bill Simonsick
"Bill, Happy Birthday!! I hope your day and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill."
Sep 16, 2014
Bill Simonsick and Jen86 are now friends
Dec 18, 2013
Bill Simonsick replied to Jen86's discussion 'Favorite Pump Sites...'
"Jen, I've never used any extra tape with my Medtronic Quick-sets, love handles or any other locations. Even after 3 days of use with several sweaty workout sessions, the infusion sets still stick tight to me."
Dec 18, 2013
Bill Simonsick replied to Jen86's discussion 'Favorite Pump Sites...'
"I am T1D for 41+ years and have been pumping for over 11 years. I also rotate primarily around the abdomen, but my favorite and most frequently used areas are my love handles. I never thought that I would find a use for the handles that I tried for…"
Dec 18, 2013
Bill Simonsick replied to Cayla's discussion 'Do you prefer shots or the pump?'
"Gabriella, Pumps are the best. I have been a type 1 for 42 years. I did shots for about 31 years and never got used to them. I went on a pump therapy about 12 years ago and haven't taken a shot since :). My a1cs are 5.5-6.5 without any bad…"
Nov 18, 2013
Bill Simonsick liked Cayla's discussion Do you prefer shots or the pump?
Nov 18, 2013
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Sep 16, 2013
rick (aka: #blankieboy) left a comment for Bill Simonsick
"Bill 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."
Sep 16, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Bill Simonsick
"Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES BILL!! ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------"
Sep 16, 2013
brokenpole left a comment for Bill Simonsick
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Sep 16, 2013
Bill Simonsick joined Bernard's group
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Diabetes Veterans

If you've had diabetes for more than 20 years, then this is the group for you. Let's share stories from diabetes history and what has and has not worked over the years for us.
Dec 24, 2012
A1c reading

A1c%: 6.2 @ Sat Dec 15 2012 12:00:00 GMT-0500 (Eastern Standard Time)
(via TuAnalyze)

Dec 18, 2012
Bill Simonsick replied to JLemon's discussion 'Pump vs. Pens'
"I did shots for over thirty years before switching to a pump about ten years ago. I've never used a pen, but switching to pump therapy was the best move I ever made for managing my diabetes. When exercising (racquetball, softball), it's…"
Nov 8, 2012
Bill Simonsick left a comment for catlover
"Cat, Thanks for the B-day wishes. I enjoyed meeting you in June. Hope you had a great summer. Bill"
Sep 18, 2012
Bill Simonsick left a comment for Marie B
"Thanks Marie. Another Philly meetup would be fun. Bill"
Sep 18, 2012

Profile Information

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?
connection to other diabetics
Date diagnosed
June 13, 1972
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.2
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Medtronics Paradigm 723
Enter your website, if any (blog, Facebook, Twitter)
http://www.facebook.com/bill.simonsick

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At 4:16am on September 16, 2014, rick (aka: #blankieboy) said…

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

At 4:13am on September 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 BILL!!
The Chat Room on our home page is open daily. Please join us :)
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At 5:34am on September 16, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 5:17am on September 16, 2013, rick (aka: #blankieboy) said…

Bill 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 4:07am on September 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 BILL!!
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At 2:56am on September 16, 2013, brokenpole said…

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

At 10:35am on September 16, 2012, catlover said…

Hi Bill- HAPPY BIRTHDAY !!!! Hope you have a GR8 day. It was nice to meet with you in Philly in June.

At 9:18am on September 16, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Bill....
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 6:33am on September 16, 2012, brokenpole said…

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

At 3:58am on September 16, 2012, Marie B said…

hi Bill, Happy Birthday, we might have another Philly meetup sometime in the not too distant future.

 
 
 

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