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Lindsay replied to Mike's discussion 'UHC and Edgepark are trying to kill all type 1 diabetics for profit'
"I just saw this and I can't speak for UHC.. but for Edgepark. They are beyond incompotent. I just got off the phone with them.. I was waiting over 3 weeks for my dexcom supplies.. they told me they were waiting for insurance authurization..…"
Jun 25
Scott A replied to Lindsay's discussion 'G4 Adhesive issues' in the group Dexcom Users
"With the rash issue you might try Skin Prep. It's like an alcohol wipe that leaves behind a thin layer that the adhesive attaches to, so maybe it would help. Here is what I'm doing to keep it on longer. I recently was sweating it out while…"
Oct 2, 2013
deadisletsx2 replied to Lindsay's discussion 'G4 Adhesive issues' in the group Dexcom Users
"PS: You can get the Tough pads and Opsite Flexifix on Amazon"
Sep 13, 2013
deadisletsx2 replied to Lindsay's discussion 'G4 Adhesive issues' in the group Dexcom Users
"Here is a post I saved about this exact issue: It’s been almost a year since the first itchy, blistering rashes showed up underneath my Dexcom sensors, but by taking a very peculiar set of precautions, the rashes are all but gone. Thanks to…"
Sep 13, 2013
Sindhilicious replied to Lindsay's discussion 'G4 Adhesive issues' in the group Dexcom Users
"I'm not allergic but it definitely doesn't stick well and it does itch on and off"
Sep 13, 2013
Lindsay added a discussion to the group Dexcom Users
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G4 Adhesive issues

Ever since I upgraded to the G4 it works great... except one issue. I am allergic to the adhesive and breakout in a horrible rash... has anyone else noticed this issue? Dexcom says they have not changed the adhesive., but am a little suspect...at this point i can't even wear the sensor for a day!See More
Sep 13, 2013
Lindsay joined amy mercer's group
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Diabetes and Women

A group for women living with diabetes who want to share stories and ask questions about women's health issues: pregnancy, infertility, menustration etc.etc.
Aug 8, 2012
Lindsay replied to Diana's discussion 'Insulin Resistance: What week did it start for you?' in the group Oh! BABY!!!
"I would adjust your basil rates.. I mean if you over correct ( and at 20 weeks) it's harder to.. you will know soon.."
Aug 8, 2012
Lindsay joined Robert Yancey's group
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Type1 for 30 Plus Years

For those who've had Type 1 diabetes for a long time. I don't really care how long. Just long.
Aug 8, 2012
scruff replied to Lindsay's discussion 'Just Curious, Is there anyone who is generally happy with the Omnipod?' in the group OmniPod Users
"We just started my son on the omnipod last week. I know we will need to tweak things as he goes, but I'm very pleased with it so far. Without question this will give him much better control and freedom. After a rocky start with Insulet, they…"
May 30, 2012
Stress replied to Lindsay's discussion 'Just Curious, Is there anyone who is generally happy with the Omnipod?' in the group OmniPod Users
"I am relatively new to the pod - Dec 2011 - but I wish I started sooner! I am very happy with it!"
May 30, 2012
Scott Wilkins replied to Lindsay's discussion 'Just Curious, Is there anyone who is generally happy with the Omnipod?' in the group OmniPod Users
"This thread was key for me in starting on the Omnipods last week. After 7 days, I'll chime in now in that I like using them. I wouldn't say LOVE, but I am a more liking them than I was afraid I would be. Many of my concerns have been found…"
May 18, 2012
BennyL replied to Lindsay's discussion 'Just Curious, Is there anyone who is generally happy with the Omnipod?' in the group OmniPod Users
"I have had my OmniPod for 2 months now and I love love love it. I had Medtronic before and the Insulet customer service is 1000% better than Medtronic. I have had problems with pods failing, but I call them and they have replaced them no problem. I…"
May 15, 2012
NatalieHodge replied to Lindsay's discussion 'Just Curious, Is there anyone who is generally happy with the Omnipod?' in the group OmniPod Users
"we had same thing with insurance, but just pay cash, 300$ a month..."
May 15, 2012
NatalieHodge replied to Lindsay's discussion 'Just Curious, Is there anyone who is generally happy with the Omnipod?' in the group OmniPod Users
"ha ha really??"
May 15, 2012
Scott Wilkins liked Lindsay's discussion Just Curious, Is there anyone who is generally happy with the Omnipod?
May 10, 2012

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Date diagnosed
August 1, 1983
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
5.4
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Medtronic Paradigm 720

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At 6:13am on December 2, 2011, brokenpole said…

Happy Birthday, Lindsay!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.

At 4:34am on December 2, 2011, Linda G said…

Hello...How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY ♥ Lindsay.
Best Wishes NOW....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?

At 4:14am on December 2, 2011, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 8:21am on December 2, 2010, Doris D said…
At 6:29am on December 2, 2010, Linda G said…
Greetings Lindsay....
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?

How's the new mom?? and baby??
At 9:39pm on October 15, 2010, Kathy said…
Hey Lindsay! I saw your post in the Oh Baby forum. I hope everything went well with your C-Section! :-)
At 1:28am on September 30, 2010, Kristin said…
I saw your post in the Oh Baby group! I'll be thinking of you this weekend -- hope that all goes well!
At 10:19am on August 15, 2010, Jim Roach said…
Welcome to Tudiabetes Lindsay!
At 1:29pm on August 11, 2010, Marie B said…
hi Linzie, welcome! great a1c you have there.
At 7:48am on August 11, 2010, Linda G said…

Welcome to the bevy LinZe.....
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.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for. Here are a few useful links to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/minimedparadigmusers
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes/New_Member_Guide
and I also wanted to invite you to enter your A1c through the TuAnalyze application:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/profiles/profile/apps
so we can light up the TuAnalyze map:
http://www.tuanalyze.org
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If you click on "About Us" on the top banner, you will find the explanation of the founding of TuDiabetes and the name
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes/index/show?noteKey=What_is_TuDiabetes%3F
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Take care....and keep in touch!
 
 
 

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