I had just finished looking at my pump BG/insulin charts. And there is a "standard deviation" number in the data. I am wondering if anyone knows what that number means, and what might be a good goal…Continue
"From reading here and elsewhere online, it appears that many G4 users are waiting for their transmitters to give a low battery warning before they order a replacement. I did that and it worked out fine. But now I'm reading stories about…"
"So learned something with these transmitters; I was keeping one (unboxed) as a backup and when my initial transmitter died I switched to the backup sensor (which at that point was way past its ship by date(=SB code in the box)
Not very wise, it only…"
"Ditto to that for me. Did have a problem with the receive a few months back, called and got a replacement. Did a hard reset about 4 times, while plugged into the charger and got the wonky one to finally reset and behave. It has been fine since then…"
"Well I have unfortunately just got my official "LOW" battery warning on my G4 transmitter. Seems I had a pretty good run with this one. I had received the system in Jan 2013, took it off the magnet for first time use in April '13, and…"
"I had read somewhere recently that there is a new bill proposed in congress on the CGMS/Medicare issue. I believe it was introduced by a House representative from New Hampshire. (H.R. 3710) I myself will not be eligible for medicare for some time,…"
How nice you joined the Canuck group ...welcome !! I am involved with Advocacy and our upcoming provincial election , May 14 .I did start a discusssion and am trying to keep the information up to date . Be well !
I think you should load that picture to your photos. I really like it, and what it represents too. Did you know we have a Program here called "Diabetes Supplies Art" ? click on "Our Programs" to look at it. there are lots of other members here 'recycling' their diabetes supplies.
we spent a couple of weeks in the Lakes area of Maine this summer, love it there.
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.
Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions> Please feel free to ask us. I was born in Eastport and graduated from Portland High and the U of Maine at Orono.I admired Margaret Chase Smith. WELCOME!!!
WELCOME TO ONE OF THE GREATEST FAMILIES YOU WILL EVER MEET MY FRIEND!!!! WE'RE GLAD YOU JOINED US!!!!!!!!!! Please introduce yourself on our forum. Questions??? Just ask one of us or post it on our forum and you will get many answers there.
If you follow the diabetes online community, you know that #MedicareCoverCGM is a big deal. We have continued to raise awareness on #MedicareCoverCGM because we believe that ALL people living with diabetes should have access to continuous glucose monitors (CGM). With Read on! →
A few years ago, we at Diabetes Hands Foundation reached out to the members on TuDiabetes and asked them to share their perspective of life with diabetes through one of the five senses, as part of an initiative called Read on! →