Susan Van Abs
  • Female
  • Canaan, NH
  • United States
Share on Facebook
Share

Susan Van Abs's Friends

  • Debe
  • herman
  • Bernard

Susan Van Abs's Discussions

Dexcom problems

Started this discussion. Last reply by Terry Keelan Apr 13, 2009. 2 Replies

 

Susan Van Abs

Latest Activity

Susan Van Abs replied to Steph's discussion 'Animas Vibe - Missed the mark?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I am glad that Animas let you return the VIBE. I cancelled my VIBE because - well - it is almost February and had not heard anything from Animas. I called at the beginning of December...."
12 hours ago
Susan Van Abs commented on Manny Hernandez's group 'Animas Insulin Pump Users'
"Maybe there needs to be a separate Ping and Vibe group. The Vibe pump does integrate CGM and is a part of it. There is a separate CGM group - but people getting the Vibe are Animas Pump users...so there will be CGM talk. So I am not so sure what you…"
13 hours ago
Jeffythequick replied to Susan Van Abs's discussion 'Vibe Upgrade - Am canceling mine' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"On the reusing reservoirs, I just want to be sure that I am on the "legal side," where I'm not giving the appearance of encouraging people to reuse reservoirs. When I was using syringes, I was religious about not reusing them, as this…"
Friday
Susan Van Abs replied to Susan Van Abs's discussion 'Vibe Upgrade - Am canceling mine' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"The one thing I love about my Animas pumps is I have had the best control ever. The smaller basal and bolus increments have helped me a lot. I use very little insulin for a type one - but even less being on Victoza. I can use anywhere from 15 units…"
Wednesday
Jeffythequick replied to Susan Van Abs's discussion 'Vibe Upgrade - Am canceling mine' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I'm looking at the T:Slim for the next one. I have to be convinced that Minimed's CGM isn't a harpoon that was designed by a bunch of engineers that never used one for longer than 5 minutes. (I'm speaking of the Paradigm one from…"
Wednesday
Susan Van Abs liked Susan Van Abs's discussion Dexcom G4 and Animas Question
Monday
Susan Van Abs liked Michael O's discussion Approved for Vibe...
Monday
Susan Van Abs liked Jeffythequick's discussion Animas EZ Upgrade Policy
Monday

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?
learn more about options
Date diagnosed
January 1, 1994
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.2
Type of treatment/devices you use
Oral, Shots, Pump, Diet and Exercise
What pump model do you use, if any?
Animas One Touch Ping
Tell us more about you (optional)
Am using Victoza

Comment Wall (7 comments)

You need to be a member of Diabetes community by Diabetes Hands Foundation: TuDiabetes to add comments!

Join Diabetes community by Diabetes Hands Foundation: TuDiabetes

At 3:09pm on December 11, 2008, Debe said…
Susan, I seen the endocrinologist, she had me see the nurse educator on Dec 8th where she wants me to keep a month of BS, since I just got off prednisone a couple months ago and my sugars were wacky. So for this next month I will be montoring my BS x's a day. I seen the dietitian today the 11th and were are going over carb counting. I got the call for the aminous (PING) company any my insurance excepted it. Now it a process of waiting for the BS to get done in the middle of Jan. and learning how to use it. I am looking forward to having one..
((HUGS))
Debe
At 6:37pm on December 4, 2008, Debe said…
Susan,
I am getting train for an aminios pump(PING) I see the nurse on instructions Monday the 8th,blood work with cortsol levels. The on the 11th see a dietian on carb counting. I have to keep a record of my BS befor meals and night time.and 2 hrs after meals and for some reason 3 AM . I have done this except the 3 AM if I up. I can't see much and when I fall asleep I can't wake myself to do that. So theres where I'm at so far.....Keep in touch
((HUGS))
Debe
At 3:54am on November 27, 2008, Debe said…
Susan,

Wishing you and your family a safe and Happy Thansgiving.
Watch all those carbs,(LOL)

((HUGS))
Debe
 
 
 

Advertisement



REsources

From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

Spare A Rose, Save A Child for Valentines Day

Here’s a new way to celebrate Valentines Day: Buy a dozen roses, spare the cost of one (about $5) and donate to IDF’s Life for a Child program. By doing this, you will help children in need of life saving insulin. Those of Read on! →

Diabetes Hands Foundation Announces Interim Executive Director as Manny Hernandez, Co-Founder and President, Steps Down

Read the Spanish version of the announcement. BERKELEY, CA: January 15, 2015 – Manny Hernandez, President and Co-Founder of the Diabetes Hands Foundation (DHF), has announced his decision to step down as President of the organization. “Diabetes Hands Foundation has Read on! →

Diabetes Hands Foundation Team

DHF TEAM

Melissa Lee
(Interim Executive Director, has type 1)
Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, Editor, has LADA)

Emily Coles
(Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Director of Operations and Development, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)

DHF VOLUNTEERS


Lead Administrator

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)


Administrators

Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

DanP (has Type 1)

Gary (has type 2)

David (has type 2)

 

LIKE us on Facebook

Spread the word

Loading…

This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information: verify here.

© 2015   A community of people touched by diabetes, run by the Diabetes Hands Foundation.

Badges  |  Contact Us  |  Terms of Service