Leotha Fleming III
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Diabetic Behavior Change

Started this discussion. Last reply by Judith in Portland Mar 23. 2 Replies

Has anyone other than me, have had issues with non diabetics understanding our behavior changes when we we are having complications?

Allergic To Insulin

Started this discussion. Last reply by Terry Jan 18. 3 Replies

Has anyone ever been allergic to fast acting insulins such as novolog, apidra, or humalog? My doctor just recently switched me back to novolog due to insurance requirements and I been having some…Continue

Lost Medtronic CGM Transmitter @ Beach

Started this discussion. Last reply by Capin101 Jul 25, 2013. 7 Replies

So I was wearing my Medtronic CGM Transmitter at the beach and when I got out of the water I noticed my sensor and transmitter was gone. I looked everywhere and neither piece was nowhere to be found!…Continue

RECALL TEST METER: OneTouch Verio Meter

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brian (bsc) Apr 5, 2013. 1 Reply

I got a call from my Endocrinologist today to inform me about the recall forOneTouch Verio BG Meter. I just want to share the info with you guys also.At extremely high blood glucose levels (1024…Continue

 

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Judith in Portland replied to Leotha Fleming III's discussion 'Diabetic Behavior Change'
"Leotha---I agree with Zoe. For me it's the behavioral/management changes. It took my family several years, though they did finally get it. Lesser acquaintances don't get it at all. Not sure about your immediate concern, but if it's…"
Mar 23
Zoe replied to Leotha Fleming III's discussion 'Diabetic Behavior Change'
"Hi Leotha. I've not had complications (yet!) but definitely find non-diabetics don't have a clue about behavior/emotion changes from highs or lows, not to mention the stress of 24/7 D management! What are the issues you are experiencing?"
Mar 23
Leotha Fleming III posted a discussion

Diabetic Behavior Change

Has anyone other than me, have had issues with non diabetics understanding our behavior changes when we we are having complications?
Mar 23
no1techguy replied to Leotha Fleming III's discussion 'Lost G4 receiver!' in the group Dexcom Users
"If someone in fact stole it and they don't need it for themselves, they typically will try to unload it at a pawn shop or on craigslist or even ebay. I would file a police report but first get serial number of your unit from dexcom. Give that…"
Feb 20
Chango replied to Leotha Fleming III's discussion 'Animas Vibe In The US' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I have been hearing that it was around the corner for almost three years now. I wonder how many pumps they sold on this empty promise. I really don't see it being that difficult nor do I see the linking it with the current smart phones out of…"
Feb 16
jmhnyc replied to Leotha Fleming III's discussion 'Lost G4 receiver!' in the group Dexcom Users
"If u have renters or homeowners insurance or bought dex on a credit card you may have theft insurance even outside the home. You can also try Telling hospital managment you are filing are police report (they hate those) and they may want to avoid…"
Feb 16
Leotha Fleming III replied to Leotha Fleming III's discussion 'Lost G4 receiver!' in the group Dexcom Users
"The hospital never did do any inventory check. I have been admitted before this and never did any inventory check before this admission either. I have also tried to ask for a payment plan and they will not approve a payment plan either."
Feb 15
ScottD replied to Leotha Fleming III's discussion 'Lost G4 receiver!' in the group Dexcom Users
"If this did not happen when you were in the hospital then see if they can set up a payment arrangement? After all it's in dexcoms best interest, if you don't have the receiver then your not buying sensors. Also maybe talk to your local…"
Feb 15
Krztina replied to Leotha Fleming III's discussion 'Lost G4 receiver!' in the group Dexcom Users
"Just curious, when you were check in the hospital, they did do a check list of items that were on you when you were admitted? Usually there is a form that would list your clothes, watch, money, wallet, other valuables, ect. If you have you Dexcom…"
Feb 15
2hobbit1 replied to Leotha Fleming III's discussion 'Lost G4 receiver!' in the group Dexcom Users
"Was the receiver on the inventory list in hospital? If so then make sure they are aware it is missing and try to get them to pay for it."
Feb 15
Leotha Fleming III added a discussion to the group Dexcom Users
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Lost G4 receiver!

So my Dexcom G4 was lost or stolen when I was in the hospital. They want me to pay $199 for a new receiver. What should I do??? I don't have $200 to pay out of pocket!
Feb 15
Leotha Fleming III commented on Manny Hernandez's group 'Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users'
"Has anyone received their new pump with the in warranty upgrade program, the because they have not even called me??? SMH"
Jan 29
Ahmad replied to Leotha Fleming III's discussion 'Lost G4 Monitor' in the group Dexcom Users
"Try contacting Dexcom, I think they might send you one for FREE. Since it is the first time you lose it! Good luck"
Jan 19
mtulchin replied to Leotha Fleming III's discussion 'Lost G4 Monitor' in the group Dexcom Users
"nope, thankfully! it's easy to lose - I always worry about it. let us know how it goes. best of luck!"
Jan 19
Leotha Fleming III added a discussion to the group Dexcom Users
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Lost G4 Monitor

So I lost my G4 Monitor and just curious as if anyone with Coventry ever had it replace after only having it for a few months?
Jan 19
Leotha Fleming III joined Rob's group
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Dexcom Users

For users of a Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitoring ("CGM") deviceJust as a reminder with the recent release of the new Dexcom G4 to the US market--it is NOT okay to post about previous models or older sensors as being 'for sale' on this site.It is a violation of the Terms of Use because it is a prescription device, and any such efforts will unfortunately be removed.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association (…See More
Jan 19

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?
Support From Other Insulin Users
Date diagnosed
May 1, 2011
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
8.9%, 4/2012
Type of treatment/devices you use
Oral, Shots, Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Animas OneTouch Ping

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At 6:26am on December 20, 2012, Marie B said…

Leotha, here's the Apidra Group

http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/apidrausers

At 2:24pm on April 22, 2012, Linda G said…

Ha ha...I was reading the comment I sent you, and thought what the heck is this "black heart (cards)"....then realized it's a written description of the little heart that should be at the end of that sentence!! Wonder how many other new members got that lol

At 11:58am on April 22, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our forum. To answer any of us back just hit the "comment back "bar under our comments and you will go to our page where you can leave a comment to us and also read abit about us.

Here's a link to help you get to know more about us: http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes

At 10:37am on April 21, 2012, catlover said…

Hi Leotha- Welcome to TuD. We hope you like it here.

At 9:09am on April 21, 2012, Linda G said…

Welcome home Leotha...
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends Black heart (cards)
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups".
Once in, you can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 8:51am on April 21, 2012, brokenpole said…

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.

At 6:15am on April 21, 2012, shoshana27 said…

welcome

At 6:06am on April 21, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

At 5:55am on April 21, 2012, Marie B said…
 
 
 

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