CozyD
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Just started on a iPro2 today...

Started this discussion. Last reply by DianaS May 29, 2013. 5 Replies

...and i would assume for my pump to recieve the reading i would have to insert the sensor ID but my nurse that set it up on me didn't give it to me. I'm only borrowing it from my doctors office so i…Continue

Starting regular exercise?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Josephine A Ni Dhomhnaill Nov 16, 2012. 9 Replies

I'm full aware that i'm a healthy weight and i don't think there is anything wrong with my body (besides my pancreas lol) so this isn't a "oh i'm fat so i need to loss weight" thing. I just think…Continue

Tags: workout, healthy, diabetes, 1, type

methods of wearing a pump with a dress/skirt

Started this discussion. Last reply by Spock Dec 8, 2013. 17 Replies

i try clipping it onto the top of my skirt and putting my skirt over it but then i either get a random weird awkward block sticking out or it makes my stomach look larger and sometime it somehow…Continue

Tags: pump, sweat, insulin, girls, dress

Help remembering to Bolus?

Started this discussion. Last reply by John Sjolund May 23, 2012. 14 Replies

i don't know why its hard for me to remember but every so often i do good but then a couple days later i start forgetting and its not like a necessarily don't want to remember because i actually…Continue

 

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Spock replied to CozyD's discussion 'methods of wearing a pump with a dress/skirt'
"I no longer will use the thigh thing. Had it on at my son's wedding--not my choice of dress. Was dancing the groom and mother dance (very sedate) and the garter unclipped and started to become an ankle thing. Survived unembarrassed, but threw…"
Dec 8, 2013
barbraann replied to CozyD's discussion 'methods of wearing a pump with a dress/skirt'
"Get an Omnipod."
Dec 8, 2013
Gail replied to CozyD's discussion 'methods of wearing a pump with a dress/skirt'
"I am a CPA who wears dresses most days and many are tight. I put my pump into a baby sock and stick it in my underwear. Accuracy appears to work well this way and nothing shows. :-)"
Dec 8, 2013
Zoe replied to CozyD's discussion 'methods of wearing a pump with a dress/skirt'
"I rarely use anything but the clip!There seem to be as many solutions to wearing pumps as everything else in Diabetes!"
Dec 7, 2013
artwoman replied to CozyD's discussion 'methods of wearing a pump with a dress/skirt'
"I have a couple ideas that work for wearing a dress as well. I will get a bandeau bra that is a size to small. I wear it round my waist and tuck the pump there. I also discovered a wonderful pump camisole (available at Diabetes Mall - John…"
Dec 7, 2013
Spock replied to CozyD's discussion 'methods of wearing a pump with a dress/skirt'
"If you can do tight jeans, GO FOR IT, Zoe. Back pockets can work, as it looks like a wallet. I am not thin, so the addition of the clipped pump just adds more lumps to my "shape." I rarely use the clip. I would put a pump in a tight pocket…"
Dec 7, 2013
Zoe replied to CozyD's discussion 'methods of wearing a pump with a dress/skirt'
"For pants and skirts, I just clip it on, though I have a few skirts that are have soft waists where this isn't secure. My jeans are too tight to use pockets but I love tossing it in my cargo pants pockets."
Dec 7, 2013
Spock replied to CozyD's discussion 'methods of wearing a pump with a dress/skirt'
"As a banker for 28 years, skirts were mandated. Here were my solutions (now retired, o jeans are the daily wear): 1. Buy skirts with pockets (dresses also). pocket corners can be opened in a dress to thread the tuning from the insert location to the…"
Dec 7, 2013
Zoe replied to CozyD's discussion 'methods of wearing a pump with a dress/skirt'
"I have very well-fitting bras so there is no "in" to put it. But what I sometimes do is just clip it to the center of the bra with the screen facing out. This shows in some fabrics, but usually does not."
Dec 7, 2013
Marie B replied to CozyD's discussion 'methods of wearing a pump with a dress/skirt'
"there are several discussions on the "how to wear it" issue on our pumping resource page: http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes/Insulin_Pumps"
Dec 7, 2013
Jane G replied to CozyD's discussion 'methods of wearing a pump with a dress/skirt'
"Yes no problem just take the clip off and put it in your bra around the clevage area as long as your top/dress isn't too low cut. Also easy to access if needed."
Dec 7, 2013
rick phillips left a comment for CozyD
"CozyD 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 12, 2013
Linda G left a comment for CozyD
"Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES COZY!! ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------"
Sep 12, 2013
acidrock23 replied to CozyD's discussion 'Just started on a iPro2 today...'
"When I had the iPro, I had no data, which really p***ed me off. At that point, I'd already decided I wanted the non-iPro version they give we peons but I thought it totally stupid that they'd sell a product that acquired data without…"
May 28, 2013
CozyD replied to CozyD's discussion 'Just started on a iPro2 today...'
"But the nurse told me that it would make my pump beep as a warning for highs and lows so how is my pump suppose to know that i'm high or low?"
May 28, 2013
CozyD posted a discussion

Just started on a iPro2 today...

...and i would assume for my pump to recieve the reading i would have to insert the sensor ID but my nurse that set it up on me didn't give it to me. I'm only borrowing it from my doctors office so i don't have all of the stuff it came with. So my question is do i need to call in the morning for the ID? or does it start working when i use the tester that talks to my pump? i know she she put it on it had a green light and now there's no green light so did it turn itself off? i'm so confused on…See More
May 28, 2013

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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?
to gain more control of my diabetes.
Date diagnosed
December 6, 2003
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
11.3
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Meditonic Paradigm 723
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At 5:15am on September 12, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 4:46am on September 12, 2013, rick phillips said…

CozyD 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 3:49am on September 12, 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 COZY!!
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At 1:54pm on September 12, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you CozyD....
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 1:48am on September 12, 2012, brokenpole said…

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

At 5:16pm on May 1, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home Cosy....
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 5:47am on May 1, 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 12:27am on May 1, 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.

At 8:14pm on April 30, 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 7:35pm on April 30, 2012, shoshana27 said…

welcome

 
 
 

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