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Linda G left a comment for Cathy
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY CATHY!! 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…"
Jan 24, 2013
Cathy replied to Cody Turner's discussion 'Finally I am getting my insulin pump'
"congrats to you but is it not a shame that in one of the richest countrys in the world we are still fighting for basic health care needs ? it is pitifull is what it is . everyday I hear ppl talking about their healthcare and why we have to fight for…"
Feb 2, 2010
Cathy left a comment for Todd T.
"no todd we did not just change insurance companys . Now see since I wrote that blog I am really confused because they are doing the deduction on hubbys check so now we have to check that out . I mean it is all well and good if they did add me but I…"
Sep 19, 2009
Todd T. commented on Cathy's blog post 'Man am I peed at the insurance company'
"This is ridiculous. Did you just change insurance companies? Or are you still with the same one? Do you think the gov is really going to fix this mess? Why do businesses put profits before people? I hope the best for you."
Sep 18, 2009
Amy and Cathy are now friends
Sep 18, 2009
Amy commented on Cathy's blog post 'Man am I peed at the insurance company'
"I have been denied life insurance since I was diagnosed a T1 D. It's all about statistics and $$$.."
Sep 18, 2009
Cathy left a comment for Mike Ratrie
"yes Mike it was and they bully people too . I really aetna and yeah it was for life insurance . I just had to laugh at how stupid they sounded and if recorded I wonder how it would look if i played it back . Im sure they would embarass themselves…"
Sep 18, 2009
Mike Ratrie commented on Cathy's blog post 'Man am I peed at the insurance company'
"Cathy, Sorry this happened to you. Insurance companies frequently are using old, irrelevant data to support their decisions. Was this a denial for some sort of life insurance? Fair Winds, Mike"
Sep 18, 2009

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Man am I peed at the insurance company

Posted on September 18, 2009 at 7:33am 3 Comments

Well I am really ticked at the insurance company this am . I got a phone call in regards to an email I had sent them . The phone call began with Oh I am Mr so and so with the insurance company and with me is so and so rn . so they started the conversation out with that which put me on the defensive immediately because they thought that having an rn present would deter my willingness to debate them on the issue of why they denied me ? In other words she was telling me the reason they denied me… Continue

Has anybody had this happen to them ?

Posted on August 21, 2009 at 6:00am 14 Comments

We were in the airport and we were in line and then the security guard calls my friend over out of the line . He notices she has a bump under her shirt on her hip side . So she lifted her shirt up so he could see , and asked her what is that ? she told him well that is an insulin pump . He then replys he has never seen one and he wants her to remove it so he can examine it better and runs the wand over her . She and I both were removed out of the line and then told we would have to wait untill… Continue

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At 4:34am on January 24, 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.
(You haven't commented in a long while. Have you been away?
Is everything alright....can we help??)

At 1:59am on January 24, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Cathy, 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 4:24am on January 24, 2013, Linda G said…

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 :)
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!

At 5:16am on January 24, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 5:24am on January 24, 2010, Lois said…
Have a wonderful, wonderful day.




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