E-J Ohler
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  • Kalamazoo, MI
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U-500 regular in pump

Started this discussion. Last reply by Aeon Oct 1, 2012. 15 Replies

 

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E-J Ohler replied to Badlands's discussion 'Animas Customer Service' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Ditto this response too."
Sep 15
E-J Ohler replied to Badlands's discussion 'Animas Customer Service' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Ditto that response Phil"
Sep 15
E-J Ohler replied to Badlands's discussion 'Animas Customer Service' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I've been an Animas customer for over 12 years without ever having a customer service problem. Maybe it is a question of learning to communicate by voice instead of email/texting."
Sep 15
E-J Ohler replied to Badlands's discussion 'Animas Customer Service' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I have very good service from Animas CS. I highly recommend their pump. I wouldn't email. Just call their toll free number first. They might never have read your received email due to security and other filter settings. I call, I get help and…"
Sep 15
E-J Ohler replied to Terry's discussion 'Animas Vibe FDA application anniversary' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Yea 12 to 18 months with FDA KEEP ON DREAMING The Vibe has still not been released after being on the market almost 4 years now all over the world (except the US). It must be a lawyer problem as nobody wants to take responsibility for…"
Sep 11
E-J Ohler replied to eddieg's discussion 'Anyone thinking of switching to the omnipod?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I'm not skinny (265 lbs) and found out that the best way for me to carry my Ping aka 2020 is with the metal (spring) belt clip. I used to use the leather belt holder but the vertical up position of the low profile clip with the inset line…"
Aug 12
E-J Ohler replied to Terry's discussion 'Animas Vibe FDA application anniversary' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Right on Joe and it has been in use everywhere else and nobody died from its use as far as I know."
Jun 11
E-J Ohler replied to Terry's discussion 'Animas Vibe FDA application anniversary' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"It is all a question of money and not the patients, but the manufacturers. Like I/we can make more money selling 10-17 BG strips a day (inexpensive to make) over and over than some very expensive piece of equipment 1 time and supporting equipment…"
Jun 6
E-J Ohler replied to Dee Meloche's discussion 'Success!' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"please explain. What pump, what cable? I'm an MS 8 user and thought you use diasend"
May 13
E-J Ohler replied to PattiM's discussion 'Lens Protectors Pulling Lens Sealant off' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I don't know what sealant you are talking about but the soft (thicker) protection film is not to be taken off. It protects the lens from getting scratched. Also this lens protector is smaller than the lens by a millimeter (1/25") or so.…"
May 12
E-J Ohler replied to Terry's discussion 'Animas Vibe FDA application anniversary' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Phil you are right, been there done that. I think the problem is that they seem to treat this as a drug and it isn't. It is a external product with a proven record and include options for which there is already approval (Pump and CGM)for which…"
Apr 15
E-J Ohler replied to Terry's discussion 'Animas Vibe FDA application anniversary' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"YOU TELL ME AS ANIMAS WON'T"
Apr 15
E-J Ohler replied to artwoman's discussion 'Diasend print out editting' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"PDF is your best bet as you can print what you see which could be an enlarged portion of your report. After your print those zoomed in pages you can still fax them. Talk to somebody at the Dr. office as somebody will except an "outside"…"
Apr 10
E-J Ohler replied to Melissa M.'s discussion 'Hard lump at infusion site' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"it is a form of scarring. Do what is recommended and use for 3 days only. Dab a little Mycitracin or Neosporin on it right after you pull the I-set out."
Apr 8
E-J Ohler commented on Emily Coles's event 'TuDiabetes Chatroom Discussion: Diabetes and Depression'
"Marina you are right and I don't mean to put anybody down for how they might feel. All I was saying I never experienced that after dealing with it for over 45 years as I don't over think it. I deal with it from day to day. Am I depressed…"
Apr 1
E-J Ohler commented on Emily Coles's event 'TuDiabetes Chatroom Discussion: Diabetes and Depression'
"never felt depressed B-4 or after diagnosed, but that is my disposition I have always looked at the bright side and never look at the dark side doesn't do you any good."
Apr 1

Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
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?
nothing
Date diagnosed
March 1, 1979
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.2
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, Pump, CGM, Diet and Exercise
What pump model do you use, if any?
animas Vibe

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At 3:25am on July 9, 2011, SEAGATOR said…
Happy,Happy Birthday,E-J Ohler. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!
At 6:12am on July 15, 2009, E-J Ohler said…
there is a difference where i come from and where I currently live, which is in the Kalamazoo, MI area.
 
 
 

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