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 Meg Clark's discussion 'Vibe and Apidra not working well together' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I never heard that Apidra tend to occlude more than any other type of insulin. Are you speaking from experience. I've never pumped Novolog but my experience with occlusions in Apidra, Humalog, Humilin(both U100 and U500) have never been…"
17 hours ago
E-J Ohler replied to Meg Clark's discussion 'Vibe and Apidra not working well together' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"If you think that is the problem it might be YOUR pump and not the liquid type you put in it. I mentioned liquid as Apidra, Humalin R, Humalog, Lentus or whatever is being pumped is not known by the pump and all will work. Call Animas immediately…"
Wednesday
E-J Ohler replied to Denise's discussion 'Vibe vs. Ping - any opinions?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Like I said B-4 the great minute control is amajor plus for these Animas pumps like using Apidra and Humilin-R U-500. great you like it and isn't it nice to just have one item on you to control your diabetes."
Mar 6
E-J Ohler replied to Denise's discussion 'Vibe vs. Ping - any opinions?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"MamaLou youi hit the nail on the head. I've been a long time Animas user IR1250. 2020, and the Ping. The only reason I got the Ping was because the 2020 was out of date. I used/use these pumps with Dexcom Seven+ and the G4. I finger prick my…"
Mar 5
E-J Ohler replied to etta amy's discussion '"Battery Low" warning' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"DID YOU PUT A VOLT METER ON YOUR "NEW" BATTERIES?????"
Jan 22
E-J Ohler replied to Earl's discussion 'Vibe' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Fred you are right on. The Dexcom receiver on the night stand is a blessing always wakes me up when going or getting low. The vibration of the pump on my body doesn't always does that and I sleep thru low cartridge alarm from the Ping but…"
Jan 16
E-J Ohler replied to MICHOU's discussion 'Lantus' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Roark your final paragraph well said and from my experience well received as mentioned above they love the extra monitoring tools. CGM more so than the pump but you as the pumper know a lot more of how your body reacts then most if not all of the…"
Jan 2
E-J Ohler replied to MICHOU's discussion 'Lantus' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Yes I've done and do legs, arms and love handles in the back as my abdominal is to scared from 45 years of shots, pump, and CGM inserts."
Jan 2
E-J Ohler replied to MICHOU's discussion 'Lantus' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I'm surprised they won't let you stay on your pump. I had several surgeries (one as recent as 6 weeks ago) and every time I kept my pump connected. As a plus to the surgery team I had my CGM too which they felt every diabetic surgery…"
Jan 2
E-J Ohler replied to Gus's discussion 'Does the integrated CGM work under water? Animas Vibe' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Gus I don't have a Vibe yet but I assume it will work as I have often placed my G4 receiver on the pool's edge and still had readings. I swim for exercise too. The same with a hot-tub. The receiver being at least several FEET away.…"
Dec 17, 2014
E-J Ohler replied to Bathyscaph's discussion 'Dexcom G4 and Surfing' in the group Dexcom Users
"To all yes you can use the double bagging method for your G4 receiver and hope to hear its warnings thru it (for an old man like me doubtful I have enough problems hearing it in free space thru the leather belt clip pocket) The new Animas Vibe will…"
Dec 4, 2014
E-J Ohler joined Rob's group
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For users of a Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitoring ("CGM") deviceJust as a reminder with the recent release of the new Dexcom G4 to the US market--it is NOT okay to post about previous models or older sensors as being 'for sale' on this site.It is a violation of the Terms of Use because it is a prescription device, and any such efforts will unfortunately be removed.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association (…See More
Dec 4, 2014
E-J Ohler replied to Earl's discussion 'Vibe' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Ron and Granny yes the separate G4 receiver is fine until you walk/work in the rain or fall in the water. The G4 receiver is not waterproof. The 2020/Ping/Vibe is/are therefore a Vibe would be a great option as you only have one item to carry and it…"
Dec 4, 2014
E-J Ohler replied to Siri's discussion 'Quick first impression of the Animas Vibe with integrated CGM' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"No different than with your G4 supplies, you still need sensors the only difference is that you now have pump and receiver in one waterproof unit."
Oct 14, 2014
E-J Ohler replied to Siri's discussion 'Quick first impression of the Animas Vibe with integrated CGM' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Yes separate sensor. Also Amy the whole pump/receiver (Vibe) will be water proof as the current G4 receiver is not. (don't ask me how I know)"
Oct 14, 2014
E-J Ohler replied to Badlands's discussion 'Animas Customer Service' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Ditto this response too."
Sep 15, 2014

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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