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Rob B updated their profile
Jan 30, 2012
Kelly and Rob B are now friends
Jan 5, 2012
Rob B replied to Stuart's discussion 'Yes or No: cured in your lifetime?'
"Nope"
Dec 8, 2011
Rob B commented on Bobby's group 'Sharing Scripture'
"Casting Crowns "Glorious Day" Living he loved us. Dieing he saved us. Buried he carried our sins far away. Rising he justified. Freely forever. One day he's coming. Oh Glorious Day."
Aug 31, 2011
Rob B updated their profile photo
Aug 31, 2011
Rob B commented on Manny Hernandez's group 'Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users'
"I am thinking about switching from my Paradigm to the Omnipod as it will be available in Canada right away. Anyone have any pros/cons they would like to share? Anyone else considering it?"
Aug 31, 2011
Rob B replied to Ninya's discussion 'Infusion Set Allergy' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"Put a little polysporin on the site immediately after you remove the infusion set."
Jun 23, 2011
Rob B replied to Stefanie's discussion 'Sillouette adhesive too sticky, OUCH!' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"I dont use skin prep but I wet down the entire surface of the sillouette with an alchohol swab before I peel it off. The alchohol soaks through and and it comes off very easy. Another good idea is to put a little polysporin on the site immediately…"
Jun 23, 2011
Rob B commented on Tracy Baker's group 'Families with Multiple Members with Type 1'
"I was diagnosed 33 years ago at age 8. My younger Brother became a type 1 when he was 12 and my older Brother just became a type 1 last year at age 42. Neither of our parents are type 1 with hardly any family history of diabetes. None of my 3 or my…"
Jun 22, 2011
Rob B joined Tracy Baker's group
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Families with Multiple Members with Type 1

A group for families that have more than one member with Type 1.
Jun 22, 2011
Rob B commented on Jen's group 'Childhood Diabetics'
"Diagonsed 33 years ago at age 8. I cant believe how much better it is to be a diabetic than when I was first diagnosed. I remember crazy long needles and always being hungry! I am now on a pump and wish I would have switched to the pump way before I…"
Jun 22, 2011
Rob B joined Jen's group
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Childhood Diabetics

For all those diagnosed as children, before the teenage years ... who grew up following rules and fending off highs and lows and only vaguely remember what feeling "normal" was like.
Jun 22, 2011
Rob B 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.
Jan 21, 2011
Rob B replied to Jen's discussion 'How long before you started pumping?'
"Diagnosed in 1978. Started on pump in 2008. Wish i would have started on the pump waaaaaay.... sooner!"
Dec 6, 2010
Rob B and Jen are now friends
Nov 23, 2010
Rob B replied to Punk's discussion 'MIO infusion sets' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"I always manually insert. i use silhouettes so you can put it in at an angle. I hate insertors!"
Nov 12, 2010

Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
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?
Information
Date diagnosed
August 4, 1978
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.3
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
OmniPod

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At 8:23pm on September 11, 2010, Linda G said…
Hope you had the best of times on your Special Day Rob!

At 8:56am on September 11, 2010, Doris D said…
At 5:15pm on April 10, 2010, Jim Roach said…
Welcome to Tudiabetes Rob!
At 9:47am on April 8, 2010, Robyn said…
Hello and Welcome!
At 7:15pm on April 7, 2010, Martina H Milligan said…
Welcome aboard if you need anything please let me know
At 7:11pm on April 7, 2010, Doris D said…
This site is SOOO cool! You will love it! I do! You know I thought I knew all about the big "D" til I found this site! Boy did I learn!!!
At 6:06pm on April 7, 2010, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR REALLY BIG FAMILY SLIB!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! another of us from the 70's! WE ROCK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 
 
 

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