Isaac
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  • New York, NY
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Isaac's Discussions

Carry Case

Started this discussion. Last reply by Unicornzzz Nov 21, 2010. 3 Replies

What is the best compact case for a pen and needles? What is the best compact case for both two pens and the meter (strips, needles etc.)? What is the best pen case that also keeps the pen cold? 3…Continue

 

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Isaac commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"Unfortunately the warrantee just ran out. I will try to open and see if it is possible to clean the lcd. Will also call and see if they offer the 199. Thanks."
Jan 19
Isaac commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
" This is what snow did to my reciever. And there is not a scratch on the glass. There must be some glass below. And they won't replace it. I am stuck."
Jan 19
Rachael and Isaac are now friends
Oct 25, 2014
Isaac replied to mtulchin's discussion 'Survey - Is insurance covering your Dexcom device?' in the group Dexcom Users
"When I called Dexcom to order. They said I have to call Edgepark."
Sep 22, 2014
Isaac replied to mtulchin's discussion 'Survey - Is insurance covering your Dexcom device?' in the group Dexcom Users
"I changed insurance from Oxford to Aetna January 2014. Before changing insurance, I confirmed that Aetna covered Dexcom. In May, I ordered sensors. Edgepark first got pre-approval from Aetna, then shipped me. Aetna accepted the claim, reduced my…"
Jul 22, 2014
Isaac commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"Hummingbird, I can tell you how I ruined my first sensor, many years ago. So that you don't repeat. When I wanted to insert the needle, I put my finger under the Collar, instead of above the collar, and then pushed. Instead of pushing the…"
Jul 22, 2014
Isaac commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"Also thanks for reminding me how to find the search button. Also thanks to Ron."
Jul 1, 2014
Isaac commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"Thank you so much Claire. None of them have a belt clip. How did you attach that to your bike? I have a padded case in the back of my bike seat, and put my cell phone and receiver and glucose tabs there. Almost always after about two hours of…"
Jul 1, 2014
Isaac commented on Rob's group 'Dexcom Users'
"Am I mistaken that at one time I could search within group discussion, but now I can't? I am trying to find an old discussion here that Identified alternatives belt clip cases for the G4 receiver. I remember there was a phone that was exactly…"
Jun 30, 2014
Isaac replied to Jaybyrd's discussion 'Dexcom G4 transmitter lifespan' in the group Dexcom Users
"Exactly 11 months after first use, I started getting the low battery warning. I just placed order, and they said paperwork, and advance insurance approval will take up to 10 days. Hope it will last."
Apr 24, 2014
Isaac replied to Elizabeth's discussion 'Anyone not able to get their sensor to last more than 7-10 days?' in the group Dexcom Users
"Weight must have something to do with it. I used to get 2-3 weeks easy. Then all of a sudden even 7 days was a struggle, with ??? by day 5 or 6. I thought my transmitter battery must be dying, but tech support said no. I realized that I had gained…"
Mar 11, 2014
Isaac replied to LACA310's discussion 'Getting ??? on your G4 - Might be synthetic fabrics' in the group Dexcom Users
"Could a lot of ??? indicate transmitter battery dying? I have had the transmitter for 7 months, and in the last 3 weeks I have gotten a lot of ???, which I never did before. The status says battery is fine."
Jan 15, 2014
Isaac replied to SSD's discussion 'Use expired Dexcom G4 sensors?' in the group Dexcom Users
"I have used expired sensors often, since I get a 90 day supply, but it lasts me six to 9 months. I am sure that they put an expiration date that insures the sensors are good a few months after also. The enzyme on the sensor will eventually lose…"
Dec 24, 2013
rick (aka: #blankieboy) left a comment for Isaac
"Isaac, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends."
Dec 7, 2013
Isaac replied to Amy's discussion 'Was going to use my sensor for a week 2 but....' in the group Dexcom Users
"It is amazing how we think alike Michael. They send me 3 months sensor in each shipment. A couple of years ago, once I received a shipment with 4 months expiration on it. Since then, Every time I call Edge park to order, I insist that the sensor…"
Jul 12, 2013
Isaac replied to Amy's discussion 'Was going to use my sensor for a week 2 but....' in the group Dexcom Users
"These receivers fully charged last so many days, that I would not worry about shutting them down. Just stop sensor. I have very good insurance that covers my sensors fully, but I use them at least for two weeks. First reason is convenience. I…"
Jul 12, 2013

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How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
Learn and contribute
Date diagnosed
January 1, 2005
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.4 (Jan. 11) - 11.1 (Sep. 10) - 9.9 (Jan. 10) - 9.8 (Aug. 09) - 10.9 (Apr. 09) - 7.0 (Oct. 04)
Type of treatment/devices you use
Oral, Shots

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At 11:07am on December 7, 2013, Linda G said…

Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES ISAAC!!
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At 7:17am on December 7, 2013, rick (aka: #blankieboy) said…

Isaac, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

At 2:23am on December 7, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday, Isaac. I wish for you a most wonderful day and many,many more. ENJOY!!!

At 4:21am on December 7, 2012, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ISAAC!!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
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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!
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At 2:47am on December 7, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 12:17am on December 7, 2012, brokenpole said…
Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.
At 9:26am on February 10, 2012, Cabaretro- The Diabetic Dancer said…

Issac, Thank you for the add of friendship.Please view my informative video on diabetes and dancing:) http://youtu.be/VgeEECxONJ8 I can also be found on facebook talking daily about diabetes. Feel free to request me as a friend. http://www.facebook.com/Model.Cabaretro.Amanda.Lynne

At 2:00pm on January 2, 2012, Linda G said…

Thanks for your friendship Isaac :)
linda

At 4:33am on December 7, 2011, Linda G said…

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

At 1:53am on December 7, 2011, brokenpole said…

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

 
 
 

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