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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Catherine
"Catherine, Happy Birthday!!! Every year is a true blessing; I hope you have an amazing year and a perfect birthday."
Jul 20
Catherine replied to Soaring Freak's discussion 'Trying to describe what a "Low" is to a non-diabetic friend'
"Went to a novo nordisk training day a few months ago and they had a hypo simulator. Well I had to have a go to test the accuracy. It was like on one of those virtual reality visors. They had actually got the visual side close (blurry, unsteady,…"
Sep 24, 2013
Catherine replied to Cassie Kile's discussion 'My pump is a flashlight'
"hahaha yes totally! My husband told me I looked like iron man the other day (my pump was on my bra)"
Sep 24, 2013
Catherine replied to Stuart's discussion 'Yes or No: cured in your lifetime?'
"No I dont think so but I do think we may see a closed loop system within my lifetime. When I was diagnosed my mum was given glass syringes and BG monitors weren't widely available (and I'm not that old!!!!) and now I'm sat here with a…"
Sep 24, 2013
Catherine posted a status
"Thanks Ric thats lovely x"
Sep 24, 2013
rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Catherine
"Catherin 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."
Jul 20, 2013
Catherine joined Sara's group
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Athletic Diabetics

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Dec 21, 2012
Catherine joined Manny Hernandez's group
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United Kingdom Diabetics

Join this group if you have diabetes and you live somewhere in the UK (Admin: Ross)
Dec 21, 2012
Catherine joined Jacq Allan's group
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Diabetics with Eating Disorders

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Dec 21, 2012
Catherine replied to Andrea's discussion 'Animas reminder alarms question' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Only just got a Vibe so bear with me- you can set bonus reminder alarms ( for mealtimes), a bg check reminder. No alarm for site change but only 2 ml cartridges. Seem to have an alarm for everything under the sun. My main bugbear so far is that once…"
Dec 17, 2012
Catherine joined Manny Hernandez's group
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Animas Insulin Pump Users

For users of any model of Animas insulin pumps.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 Life, which…See More
Dec 17, 2012
Linda G left a comment for Catherine
"We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home Catherine!! 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…"
Dec 16, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for Catherine
"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…"
Dec 16, 2012
Catherine is now a member of Diabetes community by Diabetes Hands Foundation: TuDiabetes
Dec 16, 2012

Profile Information

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?
Sharing
Date diagnosed
June 12, 1984
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Animas

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At 1:15pm on July 20, 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 CATHERINE!!
The Chat Room on our home page is open daily. Please join us :)
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At 12:20am on July 20, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Catherine, Happy Birthday!!! Every year is a true blessing; I hope you have an amazing year and a perfect birthday.

At 6:05pm on July 20, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Catherin 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 12:14am on July 20, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday, Catherine. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 6:18pm on December 16, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Catherine!!
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,
click on "all groups". 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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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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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 7:45am on December 16, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

WELCOME 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 5:52am on December 16, 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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