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Kain posted a status
"Damn, been a while since I had long hair, will have to update this a little..."
Aug 15, 2013
Kain commented on Emily Coles's event 'Live interview with Mark Estes, of Asante, conducted by Manny!!'
"Will he cover financial related questions, or is the interview mainly about the technical aspects of the pump?"
Aug 15, 2013
Kain might attend Emily Coles's event

Live interview with Mark Estes, of Asante, conducted by Manny!! at TuDiabetes homepage

August 15, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Watch the recording here!Mark has over 26 years of medical device experience in both marketing and engineering. Prior to joining Asante, Mark was the Director of Marketing for Advanced Bionics – a Boston Scientific Company. While there, he brought to market the company’s first…See More
Aug 15, 2013
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Nov 19, 2012
Kain posted a status
"Thinking of adding a Blog post for this year, generally it has been crap, but there are some good point's will just take some time to sum up"
Nov 19, 2012
Kain replied to MapleSugar's discussion 'Needles Bending' in the group Needle Diabetics
"Hello, was just browsing the TU boards and updating profile & basically stumbled across this thread. I've had needles bend before but I'm also a fairly long term T1 Diabetic & as most know you need to rotate your injection sites or…"
Nov 19, 2012
Kain joined JDavid's group

Needle Diabetics

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Nov 19, 2012
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Nov 18, 2012
Kain posted a status
"Hey, It's been a while since I really visited here when it should have been sooner, had some major problems earlier this year."
Nov 18, 2012
Kain replied to Stemwinder (Gary)'s discussion 'Medical Alert Identification / Jewelery'
"I’ve always opted for wearing the bracelets, ideally you want this information to be on you at all times as Diabetes is obviously a 24/7 job and you never know when you might next hit an alteration that requires external help, make sure you…"
Jul 13, 2011
Kain left a comment for Alissa
"Yo Alissa. I was always under the impression that you couldn’t get insulin pumps on the NHS (in reference to your neat little Pedro vid), although keep in mind I’ve not been keeping up with diabetic related issues recently and have just…"
Jul 13, 2011
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Jul 13, 2011
Kain commented on The Diabetic Camper's blog post 'The good, the bad, and the ugly'
"You're on the warpath, like a freight train comming, on the warpath, the police can't take it no more, you're on the warpath!!!!!!!!"
Jul 12, 2011
Kain left a comment for Kari
"I had no idea that angels posted on the TUD boards Kari (un ange de beauté). I noticed your twitter mentions issues with retinopathy, that is an area in which i’ve also have trouble. My eyes are damn terrible these days, and yet any…"
Jul 12, 2011

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?
Common ground and life experiences of fellow Diabetics.
Date diagnosed
September 1, 1987
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
Type of treatment/devices you use
What pump model do you use, if any?
HumaPen for Humalog + Autopen 24 for Lantus
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Past, Present & Future.

Posted on February 8, 2010 at 12:44pm 1 Comment

Hey to all, I'm not much of a blogger myself but am interested in the Diabetic community as it has had a giant impact on my life, like many here, my Grammar is not the greatest so pardon the mistakes.

I was diagnosed from a very young age (2) my mum had the luxury of injecting her toddler so I was a true pain…


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At 9:10pm on March 26, 2011, Linda G said…
Greetings Kain....
Hope you had the best of times on your Special Day!
How's everything coming along? Any questions or comments?
At 8:45am on March 26, 2011, Doris D said…
At 3:42am on March 26, 2010, Brigitte said…
Happy birthday!
At 12:27am on March 26, 2010, Robyn said…
Happy Birthday!
At 3:55am on February 28, 2010, Natali said…
Welcome to TuD. it is beautiful place. I am Natali
At 7:01pm on February 12, 2010, Jim Roach said…
Its a great site. There is a lot of experience to glean off of. Things that you cant get from the medicaL Field.
At 8:06pm on February 11, 2010, Jim Roach said…
Welcome to Tudaibetes Kain!
At 7:53pm on February 9, 2010, Carrie J said…
Kain, welcome to TuD, this place can be a great help if you give it a chance.

ps, I'm a huge fan of Corrie & EE (via torrent) and just got my husband hooked on The Royles and Mightly Boosh. That may totally change your opinion of me if you base it on "bad" tv shows, lol
At 12:11pm on February 8, 2010, Doris D said…
Oh your more than welcome on both points there! You've found the place to hear all about us diabetics! I'm a Type 1 myself with a 21 year old daughter who Yook Type 1 at 11. We've got some Type 2's here and Type 1.5's also! If you want read my blogs about all that I've had happen to me.
At 11:27am on February 8, 2010, Doris D said…
Welcome to our really big family Kain!!!!!!!!!!!!



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