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Natasha Bowlds replied to Clare's discussion 'PDM Consistently low' in the group OmniPod Users
"Oh - I mis-read what you wrote. Got it. :)"
Mar 3
Natasha Bowlds replied to joey's discussion 'site skin' in the group OmniPod Users
"I second this. If my son doesn't feel like waiting for the adhesive remover to soak in, he just pulls it off and his skin is red and irritated. If he uses the remover it just peels right off with no irritation. Only downside is that there is…"
Mar 2
Natasha Bowlds replied to Saren's discussion 'New user impressions and questions' in the group OmniPod Users
"We also always fill the pod before starting the rest of the process. That's how we got the pod change down to a minute. :)"
Mar 1
Natasha Bowlds replied to JaneC's discussion 'PDM codes with the new strips' in the group OmniPod Users
"With all my testing - the new strips read with code 16 what the old strips read at 17 or 18."
Mar 1

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
1 or more of my children
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?
Date diagnosed
September 21, 2008
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, CGM
What pump model do you use, if any?

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At 6:07pm on October 25, 2013, Linda G said…


At 5:12pm on October 23, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Natasha, congratulations on being named a featured member of the week.

At 5:30am on July 10, 2013, Kate said…

Thanks for the friend add and note, Natasha! I will let you know as things...progress :)

At 8:43am on August 22, 2011, Linda G said…
Bravo on being a featured member Natasha!
How is Sam doing? What grade will he be in come September??
At 3:06pm on April 15, 2011, Trev said…
Hey, Thanks for the friend add! I have been unplugged for a while, well on weekends. Luv the pics. Hope you and your fam are doing well. Cheers!
At 10:10am on March 30, 2011, Doris D said…
At 8:00am on March 30, 2011, Marie B said…
hi Natasha, Happy Birthday and greetings to Sam too!
At 7:20pm on March 11, 2011, Schmutz said…
Those smiles are Infectious!!!!
At 2:08pm on January 14, 2011, Marie B said…
hi Natasha, thanks for adding me! I see Sam is a Redskins fan. Since I grew up in Alexandria Virginia, we were big fans too. Now I live in rural NW New Jersey. You and your kids have beautiful smiles!
At 11:29am on April 9, 2010, Roxanne said…
Hi. We are changing his sites every 48 hours. We are now using the contact Detach infusion sets. They are working so much better! We have seen an improvement in his blood sugars. Dylan and I are both on the Animas Ping.



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