Graeme Swift
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Skin Reaction to SkinTac Wipes?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Timothy Nov 15, 2012. 4 Replies

Hi Everyone!I am new to TuDiabetes but I can already attest to the great information I found on here when making a decision to move forward with my OmniPod Pump! I have been on it for around 3 weeks…Continue

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Symlin Users Forum

This group is a forum for Symlin (pramlintide acetate) users or people who would like more information on this new treatment for type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Symlin is a synthetic form of the human hormone amylin which is made by the beta cells.See More
Jun 5
Graeme Swift replied to Jim's discussion 'Do you use a smartphone app to help control your diabetes?' in the group OmniPod Users
"It's a bit off the wall, but I use the Jawbone UP app (along with the band). You can input all your food from either barcode or a really up to date food library, and see your carb intake and daily nutrition from there. Not to mention your sleep…"
Dec 11, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Graeme Swift
"Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES…"
Oct 23, 2013
brokenpole left a comment for Graeme Swift
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day"
Oct 23, 2013
rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Graeme Swift
"Graeme Swift, 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."
Oct 23, 2013
Graeme Swift replied to Mark's discussion 'When filling the new pods w/ insulin...' in the group OmniPod Users
Oct 19, 2013
Graeme Swift replied to Mark's discussion 'When filling the new pods w/ insulin...' in the group OmniPod Users
"Are you pulling out the syringe as soon as you hear the beeps? I usually do a fairly moderate rate push, the pod will beep to activate, and I keep pushing until the plunger reaches the bottom, then I wait a second while the coil is still reversing…"
Oct 19, 2013
Kate replied to Graeme Swift's discussion 'OmniPod Customer Care Line Issues' in the group OmniPod Users
"Called today and was picked up within 30 seconds. And the guy on the other end was helpful and courteous. It was like 6 months ago! :)"
Sep 12, 2013
Graeme Swift replied to Graeme Swift's discussion 'OmniPod Customer Care Line Issues' in the group OmniPod Users
"I did actually try to contact my sales rep but he seems to have moved to greener pastures. It must be said they have certainly improved over the last week or so. My wait time has been a max of 4-5 mins."
Sep 12, 2013
KevinS replied to Graeme Swift's discussion 'OmniPod Customer Care Line Issues' in the group OmniPod Users
"If you have any customer care issues call your sales rep. He or she will take care of whatever you need. Omnipod was backed up but when you call customer care they are back on track."
Sep 12, 2013
Rich890m replied to Graeme Swift's discussion 'OmniPod Customer Care Line Issues' in the group OmniPod Users
"I called today and only had to wait 15 mins this time... I have been dealing with Express-Scripts for the past 4 months from one time they say it covered and the next it is not and depending on who you talk to and the change in the part number to…"
Sep 5, 2013
jojo replied to Graeme Swift's discussion 'OmniPod Customer Care Line Issues' in the group OmniPod Users
"was told the same exact thing"
Sep 5, 2013
jojo replied to Graeme Swift's discussion 'OmniPod Customer Care Line Issues' in the group OmniPod Users
"Had the same exact issue over the last week, including leaving 2 voice mails , where no one got back to me. I finally waited till 8pm last night and called and pressed the option which for customer care when you have and issue. waited on hold for…"
Sep 5, 2013
TmoeZ replied to Graeme Swift's discussion 'OmniPod Customer Care Line Issues' in the group OmniPod Users
"I can say this for certain. The training is sub par on the new employees. Took me 30 minutes to place a re-order once I got off of the completely draining music hold. They have very little knowledge of how to place the order. It's not rocket…"
Aug 23, 2013
Jaybear replied to Graeme Swift's discussion 'OmniPod Customer Care Line Issues' in the group OmniPod Users
"Like you said, Insulet's customer service had been great! The significant problem of their current miserable customer service is exacerbated by their previous higher standard. It's not the same company."
Aug 23, 2013
Jeff replied to Graeme Swift's discussion 'OmniPod Customer Care Line Issues' in the group OmniPod Users
"Just got my new Pods and PDM today after a cumulative hold time of about three hours. My package was FedEx'ed over night. I was told I would be shipped one box of new Pods and a new PDM and that additional boxes would be shipped in two to three…"
Aug 22, 2013

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?
Support Using the OmniPod System
Date diagnosed
July 7, 2007
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
8.0
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
OmniPod
Enter your website, if any (blog, Facebook, Twitter)
http://graemedavidswift.com
Tell us more about you (optional)
I am a New Zealand born and raised citizen who's had diabetes since 2007. Since moving to the USA in 2011 to marry my wife, we've been on this new adventure of treating diabetes in a new country. In my spare time, I'm a graphic designer for a medical device company in Orange County.

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At 9:09pm on October 23, 2013, Linda G said…

Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES GRAEME!!
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Hey, take a couple of minutes and do The Big Big blue Test!!
http://bigbluetest.org/
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At 3:43am on October 23, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

HAPPY,HAPPY BIRTHDAY GRAEME. I WISH FOR YOU A MOST WONDERFUL DAY AND MANY,MANY MORE. ENJOY!!!

At 1:13am on October 23, 2013, brokenpole said…

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

At 1:05am on October 23, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Graeme Swift, 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 6:48am on October 27, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!

At 4:51pm on October 26, 2012, Jim Roach said…

Welcome to TuDiabetes Graeme!

At 1:55pm on October 26, 2012, Marie B said…

Hello and welcome to TuDiabetes! Let me know if you have any questions about our community! Please help us with the BigBlueTest, for every time you do it, Roche Pharma will donate $5 to one of seven very worthy diabetes-related charities. details here
http://www.bigbluetest.org/

we have a lot of members in Orange County

At 9:45pm on October 25, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Graeme!
I too am a Gr. Designer....as well as illustrator. I currently teach, but do freelance work on occasion.
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends.
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups".
Once in, you can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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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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DO THE BIG BLUE TEST (BBT)....For more info, see the upper left hand corner of home page. There's a video there too about the BBT!!!!
C'MON...YOU CAN DO IT!!!!
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Take care....and keep in touch!
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