irrational John
  • 60, Male
  • upstate NY
  • United States
Online Now
Share on Facebook
Share Twitter
  • Blog Posts
  • Discussions
  • Events
  • Groups (3)
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Irrational John's Friends

  • Emily Coles

irrational John's Page

Latest Activity

irrational John joined Manny Hernandez's group

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
44 minutes ago
irrational John joined Bernard's group

Continuous Glucose Monitor Users

Are you hooked up with one of these new devices? Have you advice to give others that are interested in trying one out? Join the CGM group and share your knowledge.
53 minutes ago
irrational John might attend Emily Coles's event

Master Chats: Interrupted Sleep, Diabetes and the VA at TuDiabetes homepage

November 17, 2014 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording!Broken Sleep Patterns3:30 PT Lisa Shapiro presents Broken Sleep PatternsLisa Shapiro, RD, will be discussing the effects of fragmented sleep patterns on insulin and serum glucose levels, the most common conditions that lead to fragmented sleep patterns in people living with diabetes, and helpful tips to help encourage a…See More
Nov 16
MTendler left a comment for irrational John
"Hey John, Happy Birthday!"
Jan 30, 2009

Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
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?
insider stock trading tips?
Date diagnosed
April 1, 1978
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
8.0, Oct 16 2014
Type of treatment/devices you use
What pump model do you use, if any?
Medtronic MiniMed Paradigm 723

Comment Wall (10 comments)

You need to be a member of Diabetes community by Diabetes Hands Foundation: TuDiabetes to add comments!

Join Diabetes community by Diabetes Hands Foundation: TuDiabetes

At 3:41am on January 30, 2013, Linda G said…

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 :)
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!

At 3:54pm on January 30, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you John...
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?

At 7:36am on January 30, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 8:06pm on March 10, 2009, Linda G said…

I am part of the Welcome Committee and was just checking in on you to make sure you are aware of all that TuDiabetes has to offer. We would love to hear from you so here is a helpful link where you can read about all the things you can do in the community.

I look forward to hearing from you again soon.
At 9:24pm on January 30, 2009, Anne said…
Welcome & Happy Birthday John. Enjoy being celebrated!
At 7:52pm on January 30, 2009, tracy said…
John - Happy Birthday!!
At 9:32am on January 30, 2009, MTendler said…
Hey John,

Happy Birthday!
At 8:57pm on June 4, 2008, Manny Hernandez said…
Hi John! Bad Manny... I just realized you left me a question on using the site in my Comment Wall.

Here is a new member's guide. Sorry about the delay in getting back to you.
At 3:33pm on May 12, 2008, Kathy said…
My, I haven't thought about Tarot symbology in years. The Hermit...........hmmmmmmm.
Welcome to Tu Diabetes. A little something here for everyone.
At 7:30pm on May 11, 2008, Manny Hernandez said…
Hi John! Ithaca brings great memories: I went to CU for my masters.

Thanks for joining the TuDiabetes family. Please help us spread the word about the community: invite family, friends and others whom you feel can benefit from joining as a member.

Take care,



From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

DHF receives $200,000 grant from Novo Nordisk

Grant given to support programs aimed at bringing together people touched by diabetes for positive change BERKELEY, CA: December 4, 2014 – Diabetes Hands Foundation (DHF) has received a grant of US$200,000 from Novo Nordisk to support programs aimed at Read on! →

Guest Post: World Diabetes Day 2014 on Twitter… sifting through the data

At Symplur we track hashtags, keywords, user accounts, and pretty much anything else on Twitter that has to do with healthcare. We collect the data and then build countless ways to slice it up so that we’re able to better Read on! →

Diabetes Hands Foundation Team


Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, Editor, has LADA)

Emily Coles
(Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Development Manager, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)


Lead Administrator

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)


Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

DanP (has Type 1)

Gary (has type 2)

David (has type 2)


LIKE us on Facebook

Spread the word


This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information: verify here.

© 2014   A community of people touched by diabetes, run by the Diabetes Hands Foundation.

Badges  |  Contact Us  |  Terms of Service