Greg
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  • Melbourne , Victoria
  • Australia
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Greg joined Robert Yancey's group
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Type1 for 30 Plus Years

For those who've had Type 1 diabetes for a long time. I don't really care how long. Just long.
Jan 28, 2013
Greg commented on Emily Walton's group 'Diabetes in Australia'
"Hello everyone, Greg here, Type 1 for 30 years, Medtronic pump for last 12 months, Medtronic CGMS for last 6 months.Live in Melbourne, Essendon."
Aug 16, 2012
Greg joined Emily Walton's group
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Diabetes in Australia

Join this group if you have diabetes and you live somewhere in Australia.
Aug 16, 2012
Greg posted a status
"Training for the Round the Bay bicycle ride, 210Km, 21 Oct 2012"
Aug 3, 2012
Greg left a comment for Mike Campana
"Thanks for the welcome Mike."
Jun 1, 2012
Greg and Mike Campana are now friends
Jun 1, 2012
Greg replied to timmy's discussion 'CGM's in australia'
"In Australia the regular price is $1200.00Medtronic will only deliver the CGMS transmitter and first batch of sensors to a Diabetes Educator to ensure that you are properly trained in its use. More important than the price, is if you have, or can…"
May 30, 2012
Greg replied to timmy's discussion 'CGM's in australia'
"I purchased my CGMS transmitter from Medtronic, Australia, on special for $999.00The Enlite sensors cost $375.00 for a box of 5.None of this seems particularly cheap to me."
May 30, 2012
Greg replied to timmy's discussion 'CGM's in australia'
"Yes, that is the cost which, hopefully, will only go down.The accuracy of the sensor is directly related to the accuracy of the calibration process which you must carry out 2-4 times a day with a regular Glucometer.This is not as straight forward as…"
May 11, 2012
Greg replied to timmy's discussion 'CGM's in australia'
"I am in Melbourne and I have the Medtronic Minilink system, linked to my Paradigm 554 Pump.Purchased March 2012, on special for $990.00 (approx)Enlite sensors cost $75.00 each, are certified for 6 days but for me last about 12 days. So far, sadly,…"
May 9, 2012
Linda G left a comment for Greg
"We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home Greg... 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.…"
May 9, 2012
shoshana27 left a comment for Greg
"WELCOME"
May 9, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for Greg
"Welcome to the family!! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for…"
May 9, 2012
Doris D left a comment for Greg
"WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our…"
May 9, 2012
Greg is now a member of Diabetes community by Diabetes Hands Foundation: TuDiabetes
May 9, 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?
To learn about my pump and CGM
Date diagnosed
March 1, 1980
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7%, 20 April 2012
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, CGM, Diet and Exercise
What pump model do you use, if any?
Minimed Paradigm 554

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At 4:26pm on May 9, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home Greg...
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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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 4:00pm on May 9, 2012, shoshana27 said…

WELCOME

At 11:32am on May 9, 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 7:46am on May 9, 2012, brokenpole said…

Welcome to the family!! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.

At 4:28am on May 9, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our forum. To answer any of us back just hit the "comment back "bar under our comments and you will go to our page where you can leave a comment to us and also read abit about us.

Here's a link to help you get to know more about us: http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes

 
 
 

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