David Parker
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  • Seattle, WA
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David Parker replied to ebeauchea's discussion 'Multiwave bolus for coffee?'
"So, for your coffee you bolus 7.5 units?? (30/4) Would you mind disclosing your total amount of insulin per day and your total basal as a percentage? I drink a lot of coffee with no apparent impact on my BS."
Mar 2
David Parker is attending Emily Coles's event

Live videochat with Ruth Roberts and John Walsh, Authors of Pumping Insulin at TuDiabetes homepage

September 28, 2012 from 1pm to 2pm
3-4pm Central4-5pm Eastern9-10pm GMTJohn Walsh and Ruth Roberts co-authored the book Pumping Insulin, now in its fifth edition.  This book is a great resource for folks currently using insulin pump therapy, or considering it. John Walsh is a Physician Assistant and Diabetes Clinical Specialist who has provided clinical care to thousands of people with diabetes for more than 30 years in a wide variety of clinical settings,…See More
Sep 27, 2012
David Parker is attending Emily Coles's event

Live Videochat with Gary Scheiner, MS, CDE at TuDiabetes homepage

June 1, 2012 from 10am to 11am
10-11am Pacific
1-2pm EasternJoin us on the homepage of TuDiabetes for a live presentation and question-and-answer session with 
Gary Scheiner, founder of 
Integrated Diabetes Services and author of 
Think Like a Pancreas and…See More
Jun 1, 2012
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Apr 14, 2011
David Parker replied to HFXNS's discussion 'BG increases dramatically hours after eating'
"You might check with your doc or in the published lit, but I think he'll tell you that exercise can and does frequently cause blood sugars to rise. You might try checking your bg just before and just after exercising to measure this phenomena…"
Mar 15, 2011
David Parker replied to Sharon (Sneetch by the Beach)'s discussion 'Insulin Question -' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I believe you'll find that the 30 clock starts running after you break the seal on the vial, not when you bring it to room temperature. Humalog will keep for 3 months at room temperature."
Dec 31, 2010
David Parker joined Manny Hernandez's group

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 31, 2010
David Parker replied to Lee's discussion 'Medicare and pump selection' in the group Seniors With Diabetes
"Omnipod pumps are NOT covered by Medicare. No ifs, ands or buts. I worked the issue very hard and came up empty. The form factor just doesn't fit their prescribed documentation of what a pump should be. I think you'll find their overall…"
Dec 21, 2010

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Undates on treatment of Type -1 D using pump.
Date diagnosed
September 10, 1963
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Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, Diet and Exercise
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At 8:58pm on November 26, 2008, tracy said…
David - welcome to TuDiabetes - it's great to have you join us! What an incredible A1c - I'm jealous! Feel free to make yourself at home - look around, join groups & discussions - start your own discussions if you can't find any to interest you. You have much to contribute with your life experience - looking forward to reading your posts. Again, welcome!
At 8:49am on November 26, 2008, Brigitte said…
thank you. yes, France is a nice country but I think there so many others nice countries. And for the diabetes ... I used a lots of American products. There are only 140 000 Type 1 in France.
At 7:33pm on November 25, 2008, Sweeter Cherise said…

Awesome A1C!!! Welcome to Tudiabetes! Glad you joined! Please feel free to search around the community, post a discussion or a blog:) and make yourself at home.

At 6:17pm on November 25, 2008, Joe said…
Hello Dave and welcome!
At 12:47am on November 25, 2008, Brigitte said…
Hello and welcome to TuDiabetes. It's a great idea to join our community. What a nice A1C!!!!! I'm type one since 1967 and I can't go down under 7,8!!!!! I hope your well. Bienvenue.
At 10:59pm on November 24, 2008, Kristin said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes David! Glad that you are here!

Check out the Forum where you can search old discussions or start a new one! And our groups where you can find members that you have something in common with!
At 6:58pm on November 24, 2008, Sohair Abdel-Rahman said…
Hello & welcome David
At 6:55pm on November 24, 2008, Karen said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes, glad you found us!!!



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