Grace
  • 39, Female
  • Chicago, IL
  • United States
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Grace's Discussions

Nurse-by-phone coaching?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brian (bsc) Oct 25, 2009. 16 Replies

Saliva Ketone Test Strips?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jake Mar 21, 2010. 10 Replies

Type 1, High TSH, low testosterone

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brian (bsc) Jun 15, 2011. 17 Replies

 

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Latest Activity

Grace replied to bort269's discussion 'The end of leaky reservoirs?' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"Yeah, me too. I was thinking it might be wise to stockpile a little bit just to give them time to do recalls in the future before I use the stuff. As for your leakage problem, two other things that may cause excessive pressure in your reservoir…"
Jul 6, 2013
Grace replied to bort269's discussion 'The end of leaky reservoirs?' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"I'm a mechanical engineer, so I just disassembled a recalled reservoir and a non-recalled reservoir and examined them both with good light and a magnifying glass. I can't see the difference. My motivation was the anger over just having…"
Jul 6, 2013
brokenpole left a comment for Grace
"Happy Birthday, Grace!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Mar 17, 2012
Kerby Bennett and Grace are now friends
Feb 20, 2012
Grace and MaryLou Little are now friends
Feb 20, 2012
Grace replied to TheOneType's discussion 'what is your standard deviation?'
"Leo, This is marvelous info, thank you for sharing. What I really take away from this is the intense scrutiny you put your meals and blood sugars through, at least in the testing period. You also seem to have amazing discipline, but I love is that…"
Feb 8, 2012
Grace replied to Lauren's discussion 'Infusion Set - Anyone use Sure-T?' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"I've been using Sure-T's for a few years, and they work great. My skin hardly reacts to them. But sometimes my belt presses into the needle and hurts when I bend over to pick something up off the floor. I guess I'm too chicken to use…"
Feb 2, 2012
Grace replied to Stoyan's discussion 'Who here has done winter hiking?'
"I wear my pump against my skin on my hip or abdomen when I ski, and it's fine. My meter froze up on a ski trip to Wolf Creek, Colorado, last year, even though I had it inside my jacket in an inside breast pocket. I read in Diabetes Forecast…"
Feb 2, 2012

Profile Information

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?
Collective intelligence about living with diabetes
Date diagnosed
November 13, 2003
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
8.3
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, CGM, Diet and Exercise
What pump model do you use, if any?
Minimed Paradigm 522
Enter your website, if any (blog, Facebook, Twitter)
http://twitter.com/hashimoter

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At 8:05am on March 17, 2012, brokenpole said…

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

At 6:41am on March 17, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,Grace. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 4:24pm on January 31, 2012, acidrock23 said…

Thanks for the friend add! I'm in Chicago too, or Naperville, about as far as you can get from Chicago and still be "in Chicago"! Nice to meet you!

At 6:28am on March 18, 2011, Kristin said…
Hi Grace! Glad to hear that the TSH is better :) :) I know it makes all the difference is how you feel! Take care!!
At 11:45pm on March 17, 2011, Kristin said…
Happy birthday Grace!
At 3:16pm on March 17, 2011, Doris D said…
HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!! THIS IS YOUR DAY MAKE THE BEST OF IT!!!!!!!!!
At 2:51pm on March 17, 2011, Type 1 Diabetes Lounge said…
Hello Grace! I would like to invite you to the Type 1 Diabetes Lounge, a local education and support network that serves all of Chicagoland. We've been around since 1989 and are renowned for what we offer. Check out www.type1diabeteslounge.com and join us!
At 10:28am on March 17, 2011, Linda G said…
At 10:27am on March 17, 2011, Linda G said…
Greetings Grace.....
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 7:49am on March 17, 2011, Marie B said…
Happy Birthday Grace! have a wonderful day.
 
 
 

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