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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Holly
"Holly, 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."
Nov 13, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Holly
"Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Holly.... Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! (You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK) Have a GREAT "ME" DAY…"
Nov 13, 2012
Linda G left a comment for Holly
"Greetings, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY Holly..... Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days! How's it all going ♥ Do you have any questions or comments?"
Nov 13, 2011
brokenpole left a comment for Holly
"Happy Birthday, Holly!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Nov 13, 2011
Holly replied to Zoe's discussion 'Sites'
"since i started my pump i refused to but it in anything but my belly, but the PDSN's have asked me to try new sites. i've tried my legs/thighs before and the sets simply do not stick there. when i'm in the shower, the water gets under…"
Feb 12, 2011
Holly replied to Manny Hernandez's discussion 'How Many Carbs Do You Eat per Meal per Day?'
"i have 23g for breakfast (banana), 40g for my lunch (sandwich) and 120g for my main meal (i normally eat things like pasta&garlic bread, cottage pie & vegetables, meat & vegetables, baked potato and salad). on the weekends, i have two…"
Jan 10, 2011
Holly replied to Rebecca's discussion 'What is your insulin to carb ratio, and how often does it need adjusting?'
"when i was injecting, my carb ratios were breakfast - no insulin (i didn't eat breakfast) lunch - 1:4 dinner - 1:5 but now i'm on the pump and everythings corrected breakfast - 1:6 (i now have fruit for breakfast) lunch: 1:8 (got changed…"
Jan 7, 2011
Holly replied to Kristin's discussion 'What is a LOW -- 3.5 or 3.9?? -- for members measuring in mmol/L'
"i use 4.0mmol and below as low, that's what my DSNs have advised me :) <3"
Jan 3, 2011
Holly replied to Manny Hernandez's discussion 'Where are the pumpers?'
"pump model: medtronic paradigm 722since when you'vev been pumping: 1st december 2009overall experience: not a very good start, but got there a few months in, and would not be able to fuction without it nowwould you recommend it to others:…"
Dec 29, 2010
Holly commented on Doug K.'s blog post 'The miracle drug.'
"is it me, or did 'the most famous diabetic girl' ever seem very ungrateful for her life being saved by a major major discovery?"
Dec 21, 2010
Holly replied to Jen's discussion 'How long before you started pumping?'
"i was on MDI 6 years before i got a pump. mainly because MDI is mainly used in the UK and that's how we're taught. i don't see how it's possible to go on a pump 6 months after being diagnosed. you're overloaded with…"
Dec 21, 2010
Holly replied to Anonymous Jim's discussion 'How long before DX did you start showing symptoms'
"about seven weeks. i remember the very first sign that something was wrong - it was one of the hottest summer holidays, but i suddenly got very cold + ran in and put a hoody & fell on the sofa. i then remember getting this very sudden urge to…"
Dec 4, 2010
Holly replied to CTotes's discussion 'No Deliveries' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"i use the MM 722 and when i do get them it's normally after bolusing + if i ignore it and bolus again it gives me the same message. i just change the infusion set + it normally works. maybe it detects there's a kink or block in the tubing…"
Dec 3, 2010
Holly joined Manny Hernandez's group
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Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users

For users of any model of the Medtronic Minimed Paradigm insulin pump.Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin pumps and pump supplies, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association and Insulin…See More
Dec 3, 2010
Holly replied to Michelle's discussion 'To pump or not to pump'
"you have to be very sure that you won't slip into that diabulimia phase again, it is easier to do that sort of thing on a pump if you think about it, but once you've stuck a needle in your arm or leg, the insulins in there, there's…"
Dec 2, 2010
Holly replied to Hope's discussion 'What BS will you go to bed with?'
"anything less than 110, i will eat a couple of crackers with cheese, but anything more than 110, i'll leave it as i know if i eat, then i'll go higher than i was in the first place :) <3"
Dec 2, 2010

Profile Information

How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
help.
Date diagnosed
September 28, 2003
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.9%
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Medtronic Paradigm 722 (Purple)
Enter your website, if any (blog, Facebook, Twitter)
http://hollyfinchhh_

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At 12:55pm on November 13, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Holly, 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 4:42am on November 13, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Holly....
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
(You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK)
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
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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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At 4:18pm on November 13, 2011, Linda G said…

Greetings, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY Holly.....
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 9:01am on November 13, 2011, brokenpole said…

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

At 3:05pm on November 13, 2010, Linda G said…
Greetings Holly....your diagnosis date is very recent, how's it all going??
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 4:10pm on October 25, 2010, Donna H said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes! Check out some of the groups on the site. It is a great way to get to know the community.
At 2:28pm on October 25, 2010, Marie B said…
hi Holly, glad you joined!
At 12:31pm on October 25, 2010, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR REALLY BIG LOVING & CARING FAMILY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Here's a link to help our new member's get to know more "About Us" http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
Also please put up a picture of you (or somethimg relaied to you) for our Forum.
At 11:43am on October 25, 2010, catlover said…
Hi Holly- Welcome to TuD. We hope you like it here.
 
 
 

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