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Cheery Love and jlin1024 are now friends
Jan 17, 2012
Cheery Love is now friends with Kelly, Jenny and Doug aka "Dawg" (Redneck Dawg)
Dec 14, 2011
Doug aka "Dawg" (Redneck Dawg) left a comment for Cheery Love
"Hey Cheery, I noticed on one of your blogs that you take big doses of Levemir. Are you still pushing these doses through a syringe or have you gone to a pump. My dr. has me pushing 100 units a day which I split up into two 50 unit doses. I also take…"
Dec 13, 2011
Cheery Love joined Manny Hernandez's group
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Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users

For users of any model of the Medtronic Minimed Paradigm 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…See More
Nov 23, 2011
Cheery Love liked Manny Hernandez's blog post Crystal Bowersox supports TuDiabetes: and you?
Sep 28, 2011
Cheery Love joined JDavid's group
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Needle Diabetics

For diabetics on insulin via pens and syringes on fixed or sliding scale...
Sep 17, 2011
Cheery Love replied to Kaayle's discussion 'What is your dosage and method of delivery of Symlin?' in the group Symlin Users Forum
"long time user. i have to use pen now. i take 120 mcg before each meal but i usually only eat 2 meals. im not on a pump. i have to find a better dr so i can consider the pump. anyway, i take 2 shots of levemir, 2+ of symlin and 4 or 5 of novolog. i…"
Aug 15, 2011
Cheery Love replied to Bob's discussion 'How long can your Levemir vial last if refrigerated?' in the group Levemir users
"ive been on levemir for a couple years now. i dont refrigerate cuz it sort a burns when injected cold. i just keep it with my other insulins in my little bag. a while ago my sugars were way up also. i decided i needed to find a shootable place that…"
Aug 15, 2011

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Date diagnosed
October 31, 1968
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8.2
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Shots, Diet and Exercise
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At 2:07pm on December 13, 2011, Doug aka "Dawg" (Redneck Dawg) said…

Hey Cheery, I noticed on one of your blogs that you take big doses of Levemir. Are you still pushing these doses through a syringe or have you gone to a pump. My dr. has me pushing 100 units a day which I split up into two 50 unit doses. I also take enormous amounts of Humalog before (and after) meals to keep by BG down with not alot of success. I've been on insulin since the first of this years and am getting rather troubled by the amount of insulin I'm taking. Thanks, Doug Kincheloe

At 3:45pm on January 14, 2011, Grant Sunada said…
Thanks for RSVPing for Expo! =)

Have you been before?
At 1:47am on June 14, 2009, Kristin said…
Great Cheery! It's wonderful that you want to be involved. I will be in touch next week with more details!
At 12:59am on November 17, 2008, ingrid said…
HI cHERRY....Thank you for the Welcome....TAKE CARE of your Health!!!!
At 8:11am on November 2, 2008, Lorri said…
Hi Cherry! You can send messages on my page. Nice to meet you!
At 9:12am on August 2, 2008, Robin Neel said…
Hi Cherry, Glad you got back online. Doesn't it suck when you can't get what you need to take care of yourself? Good luck on getting another type of pump. I have been very happy with Minimed for the last 24 years...not sure if I will ever swich!
I went to a prior dr and she suggested symlin for me. I have some weight that will not move not matter what I do. I tried it for the first time last night. I went out and ate a high fat meal...and woke up with a 415 this morning...yuk! But, when I changed my pump site this morning, it bled a little bit. I have it back down down. Hope you are doing well and look forward to hearing back from you.
I see you are an entertainer...what do you do?
Take care,
Robin
At 12:18am on August 2, 2008, Cheery Love said…
im sooo just learning this stuff. i just got back from driving talan to southern utah. i love the red canyons, bryce, zion. i hope this picture comes thru.
At 12:15am on August 2, 2008, Cheery Love said…

At 5:21am on June 25, 2008, Robin Neel said…
Good for you! The pump is great. You will see a great improvement on your A1C number. I wear the Minimed 522. I don't know anything about the omnipod. I have worn Minimed for 24 years. Good luck and keep me updated on your progress with the pump.
I don't know anything about an event in Florida. It may be listed under the events on this site.
Hope you are having a good blood sugar day! Mine went from 130 at wakeup to 234 without eating anything.....I think it is my hormones................It can be a little difficult sometimes :o).
Have a good one!,
Robin
At 3:08pm on June 14, 2008, Robin Neel said…
Hi Cherry,
It looks like we are considered diabetes veterans. I was diagnosed in 1970. I see that you were searching for a chat about symlin when you discovered this site. Do you take symlin? I am thinking about it. I wear a pump, but from what I read symlin really helps. I'm going to a new endo on Tuesday...we will see how he feels about it.
Hope you are having a great day!
Robin
 
 
 

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