Frances Fletcher
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  • Milwaukee, WI
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New Insurance

Started Nov 21, 2013 0 Replies

Forced to get new insurance thru the Marketplace. I use a pump and CGMS. Anyone have advice on which to choose? I really need coverage for pump and CGMS supplies.Continue

Tags: CGMS, pump, insurance

New Dexcom sensors last more than a week?

Started Nov 5, 2012 0 Replies

I get 2-3 weeks with my seven plus sensors, as long as I keep the tape sticking. Anyone on he new G4 have same results or do we actually have to start a new sensor every week?

Accu-chek

Started this discussion. Last reply by Meda-Kay May 1, 2011. 8 Replies

My insurance only covers accu-chek. I havent used one of these brands in years. I love my freestyle lite and will be very sad when strips run out (I stocked up).The Accuchek Compact plus looks cool.…Continue

Seven plus or Enlite, do I wait?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Helmut Apr 18, 2011. 5 Replies

Im trying the Dex now, loaner from clinic. Im so excited to get on a CGMS that is actually accurate (tried MM sensor a year ago and hated). Problem is I now read about launch of MM Enlite, could be…Continue

 

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rick phillips left a comment for Frances Fletcher
"Frances, 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."
Dec 8, 2013
Frances Fletcher posted a discussion

New Insurance

Forced to get new insurance thru the Marketplace. I use a pump and CGMS. Anyone have advice on which to choose? I really need coverage for pump and CGMS supplies.See More
Nov 21, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Frances Fletcher
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY FRANCES!!! Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hey, why don't you come join us in…"
Dec 8, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for Frances Fletcher
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Dec 8, 2012
Frances Fletcher replied to Molly's discussion 'Crossfit... Have you tried it? What does your BG do during and after?'
"I love CF, been doing it for a year and a half. My coach will email me the workouts in advance so I can plan ahead but still haven't figured a way to stay stable. Heavy lifting shoots me up and the weights keep getting heavier the longer you…"
Nov 5, 2012
Frances Fletcher posted a discussion

New Dexcom sensors last more than a week?

I get 2-3 weeks with my seven plus sensors, as long as I keep the tape sticking. Anyone on he new G4 have same results or do we actually have to start a new sensor every week?
Nov 5, 2012
Linda G left a comment for Frances Fletcher
"Hello...How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Frances..... Best Wishes NOW....and on the next 364 days! How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?"
Dec 8, 2011
brokenpole left a comment for Frances Fletcher
"Happy Birthday, Frances!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Dec 8, 2011
Jeff replied to Frances Fletcher's discussion 'Clip for Dex' in the group Dexcom Users
"Yeah, these things are a problem ... especially for guys like me who are mini-geeks. I have a cellphone on one side and the pump on the other ...(I hate the little black piece of .... that I bought from Animas but at least it works)...so if I add a…"
Oct 1, 2011
Sharon (Sneetch by the Beach) replied to Frances Fletcher's discussion 'Clip for Dex' in the group Dexcom Users
"....I use a lowepro mini bag that clips onto belt loops....its really great. Its for cell phones etc but is the perfect size pouch for the Dexcom. I got mine at best buy. 15 bucks"
Sep 30, 2011
jrtpup replied to Frances Fletcher's discussion 'Clip for Dex' in the group Dexcom Users
"How is the clip on the case? Stronger than the clip on the dex case? I went to an app't. last week and couldn't find my dex when I got there. I assumed I had left it at home. When I got back to my car, there it was, on the ground by the…"
Sep 30, 2011
JamesDG replied to Frances Fletcher's discussion 'Clip for Dex' in the group Dexcom Users
"I'm posting this here, and in the "(Cases Again..." thread). Not long after I got the DexCom in 2009, May, I found a leather cell phone case at a street fair that fit and worked perfectly. When I first read discussions about this, I…"
Sep 30, 2011
Frances Fletcher replied to Cheryl (aka - Superfox)'s discussion 'Why I Eat Like A Caveman ...' in the group Primal/Paleo for Diabetes
"You posted this about a year ago. I have just heard of this paleo diet and I am interested in knowing more. Do you still do it? Hoe are your results?"
Jul 16, 2011
Frances Fletcher joined Cheryl (aka - Superfox)'s group
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Primal/Paleo for Diabetes

A forum for people who are managing their health (and diabetes) through a primal/paleo nutrition plan. Open to whatever type of diabetes you may have.
Jul 16, 2011
Laddie replied to Frances Fletcher's discussion 'Clip for Dex' in the group Dexcom Users
"I think that it's harder for women to find clothing with decent pockets. A lot of women's slacks have no pockets and some have pockets that aren't deep enough to safely hold the receiver."
Jul 15, 2011

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Frances Fletcher's Blog

milk and cereal

Posted on February 24, 2010 at 7:27am 9 Comments

I dont drink cow's milk and I dont like soy milk on my cereal. Does anyone have any other ideas for a lower cal/carb beverage to put on cereal?

looking for a blog

Posted on January 25, 2010 at 8:08am 2 Comments

I few days ago I read a blog here comparing insulin companies to car manufacturing companies, with the hopes of new insulins. I would like to pass it to a friend, but I cant find it. Does anyone have the link?

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At 7:32am on December 8, 2013, Linda G said…

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Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES FRANCES!!
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At 4:26am on December 8, 2013, rick phillips said…

Frances, 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 10:02am on December 8, 2012, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY FRANCES!!!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
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 3:06am on December 8, 2012, brokenpole said…

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

At 4:30am on December 8, 2011, Linda G said…

Hello...How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Frances.....
Best Wishes NOW....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?

At 1:44am on December 8, 2011, brokenpole said…

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

At 12:59pm on September 26, 2009, Linda G said…

Welcome home Frances!
At 12:38am on September 26, 2009, Patti Burns said…
Welcome to tuD, Frances! Here you will find alot going on as I have for over two years now lots of friends and support.

Feel free to join some groups, also to start a discussion or blog of your own. Glad to have you here.
 
 
 

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