I'm looking for a part-time job to help out the family. I'd love to get one so that my Dad won't have to take on a second one. I'm looking at Newks and Walgreens.. Because I'm only 16, I don't know who would…"
"Hi Grayce lou,
well all in all Ben is doing okay. Although things are starting to show up that have me concerned. His appetite is dropping and his stamina is really low. He gets wiped out when we just go to a doc appointment. I am doing fairly well.…"
"Hi, Well this was a bit of a stressful time right now. Friday Ben was found to have a mass in his lung. So our plans for Easter were delayed until we have a definitive diagnosis. We will be fine and God will take care of us this I know deep down in…"
"hey gracey, things here have been a little hectic I am starting my lows with all the pollen and dust YIPPEEEE NOT!!
I Have heard so many different things about cgm's that I am just biding my time until things are a little less chaotic with…"
"Hey there :)
It sure has been cold around here.. in March??
I've been having mixed feelings about the OmniPod. The system is great but the PDM controller was giving me problems, problems, problems... So I called the company and had a new one…"
"Hi Gracie, I have not been on line for a few days but today i have a chance to look up what is going on. How is it going with your pump? I am hoping all is well.
things here are crazy with the weird weather in Clinton. My joints are really being…"
"Hey Grayce, I am doing really good. Just went to Dr. Evans this week and found out that my a1c was 6.8 all other labs were super too. This means I must be doing something right..... LOL Good luck with the omnipod. I am using the Animas 1250. So I…"
"Hey there Monica, One thing I can think of is using support hose during the day and remembering not to leave your feet hanging down. If you can Take a break and elevate the feet every hour or so..... I know if you are working that might be…"
"Hi I am living with the diabetes diagnosis for over 40 years now. Been doing this since 1964 when I was dignosed at the ripe old age of 10 years. Living with the disease has been interesting and I am now a stay at home person since this disease…"
"I use Animas 1250 and just found out that because of insurance issues I will be on it after the warranty runs out. My doc just informed me that his office is a medtronic office and I am about the only one on an Amimas pump. This makes me a little…"
"Hi Domo, Actually after having diabetes for almost 45 years years I guess nothing is difficult to find time for. It is all just second nature for me. Of course, testing was the hardest thing for me when I was first diagnosed. I hated testing my…"
"Dear Melanie, Hi I went on a Medic Alert bracelet some time ago because I have hypo unawareness. this site MedicAlert.com might give you an idea about the prices and styles that they have. It is important to feel comfortable with any id but with the…"
"Hi Marie, The rash or red spots are scattered on my arms, feet, and torso. I was put on Fluocinonide 0.05% it helped on the ones on my arms but my feet still have the red spots. So I have stopped using it. I think the medication never got a chance…"
"Dear Domo, I have become very selfish when it comes to handling my disease. If the outside world is pushing too hard to make my management difficult I take a step back and ask, What is more important, me or this issue? I always win out. My health is…"
I'm looking for a part-time job to help out the family. I'd love to get one so that my Dad won't have to take on a second one. I'm looking at Newks and Walgreens.. Because I'm only 16, I don't know who would give me a job..
If you hear about any part-time offers in Clinton, I'd love to know about it!!
Hey there :)
It sure has been cold around here.. in March??
I've been having mixed feelings about the OmniPod. The system is great but the PDM controller was giving me problems, problems, problems... So I called the company and had a new one shipped over night, and I am sending the old one back.. I am still within my trial period so, if I decide that I don't want it, I'll send it back.
- I hate wearing it on my my shomach.. and I don't know where else I'd wear it with tubing
- Customer support is amazing
- Pdm is significantly less expensive
- If I could get just amazing coverage with insurance on a different pump
- Pods are more expensive
Thank you very much for taking the time to reply to my questions on the TYpe 1 forum. They were very helpful and I shared some of the results with my classmates in my group. I also gave them the link to the entire survey.
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