barbie61
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  • Longville, LA
  • United States
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Doing great with a1c

Started this discussion. Last reply by barbie61 Oct 9, 2010. 17 Replies

Went to the doctor today and gave me thumbs up on my a1c it was 5.4...I am pleased but not so  pleased what diabetes has done to me it has strucken me with Ischemic optic neuropathy thats is a…Continue

My Numbers for big blue test

Started Nov 14, 2009 0 Replies

Hi everyone my number at 2 pm was 110 and I walked to the park with kids......Have a nice evening......Darlene

 

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barbie61 replied to The Diabetic Chef's discussion 'Let's be honest! What's your Pump's name and how did you come up with it?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Yes I do my pumps named my little pink angel from heaven because its keeping me alive...."
Sep 19, 2011
barbie61 replied to Donna's discussion 'cleo infusion sets?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"What company did you get your pump from?"
Sep 18, 2011
barbie61 replied to Donna's discussion 'cleo infusion sets?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Im sorry but I don't use those that is why Im suggesting that you call Animas ....."
Sep 18, 2011
barbie61 replied to Donna's discussion 'cleo infusion sets?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I understand your frustration...."
Sep 18, 2011
barbie61 replied to Donna's discussion 'cleo infusion sets?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I would tell you to give animas a call and they will explain everything to you and walk you through it....smiles"
Sep 18, 2011
barbie61 replied to rosieb's discussion 'insulin delivery sting?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Hi Rose I have been on an insulin pump for 2 years and yes you do feel a little burning /stinging sensation at least I do but don't let that discourage you from getting on the pump it is a wonderful tool to keep your sugars in better control…"
Sep 18, 2011
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Aug 10, 2011
barbie61 posted a status
"Hope everybody has a good day"
Jul 18, 2011
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Jul 18, 2011
barbie61 commented on barbie61's blog post 'Trouble with DexCom 7 plus'
"I am waiting for a call from the company as we speak..."
Jul 11, 2011
barbie61 commented on barbie61's blog post 'Trouble with DexCom 7 plus'
"Thanks Don"
Jul 11, 2011
barbie61 commented on barbie61's blog post 'Trouble with DexCom 7 plus'
"Okay I set my device to 100 on the low alert going to see how that works...thanks for the information...mine goes really high and the monitor is lower its aggravating...."
Jul 11, 2011
barbie61 replied to The Diabetic Chef's discussion 'Let's be honest! What's your Pump's name and how did you come up with it?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I named mine my pink angel because I feel like it is my angel from heave....She keeps me alive...."
Jul 3, 2011
barbie61 replied to The Diabetic Chef's discussion 'Need some advice' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"You are very welcome...wish you luck...."
Jun 29, 2011
barbie61 replied to The Diabetic Chef's discussion 'Love Animas' Customer Service!' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Yes they are happy to help you with good people skills...Never had a problem with anyone...have been with them for 2 years...Have a good night"
Jun 29, 2011
barbie61 replied to Fighting for Stephany's discussion 'Sticky problems' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I have before but I put a bandaid on top of it and I don't have any problems....."
Jun 28, 2011

Profile Information

How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
To be able to chat with people that have diabeties and exchange testominals and provide new information as you get it.
Date diagnosed
July 15, 1999
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.2
Type of treatment/devices you use
Oral, Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Animas One Touch Ping

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Trouble with DexCom 7 plus

Posted on June 26, 2011 at 8:58pm 7 Comments

Hi all I am having problems with the alarm on the device. I don't get an alarm when its time to calibrate...and most of the time it don't alarm me when its high or low it will vibrate. I have the setting on vibrate then beep.
Please tell me how to handle that....

Perfection Wanted

Posted on June 13, 2011 at 12:50pm 19 Comments

Hi let me tell you a bit about myself, I am a 50 year old woman that is wanting perfection with my health. Hmm don't know if that is possible with my situation. I have been ill since I have been 7 years old and the older I get the worse it becomes.I have been to so many Doctors I can't even count the times, yeah ! and believe me that gets old. I was born with a fat cell disorder I do not have fat cells my condition is called lipodystophy which causes several medical conditions. Well it was hard… Continue

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At 8:49pm on June 15, 2011, Doris D said…
At 8:24am on June 14, 2011, Gerri said…
Thanks for the friend add.
At 2:15pm on June 13, 2011, Doris D said…
Your welcome!
At 5:19pm on March 24, 2011, Linda G said…
Greetings Darlene, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY.......sending you an angel of Hope and Love!!!!
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?
At 9:50am on March 24, 2011, Doris D said…
I saw where you commented back to yourself. If you want to get on other's pages just hit the "comment back" bar under our comments (or click on our pics) and it will take you to our pages where you can leave your comment to us.
At 9:48am on March 24, 2011, Doris D said…
At 1:53am on March 24, 2010, Robyn said…
Happy Birthday!
At 2:17pm on November 14, 2009, barbie61 said…
Hello to you Robyn and am glad to be a part of all of you wonderful people....
Darlene
At 9:59am on November 14, 2009, Robyn said…
HI and Welcome!
At 7:34am on November 14, 2009, barbie61 said…
I would love to just tell me how.....I am very busy today, when is your next one?
 
 
 

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