"Funny I was just talking with my students today about political correctness and when it goes too far. When it goes too far imho is when it tells us how to describe ourselves. If you have been comfortable for 39 years in calling yourself a…"
""So the 3 month gig is not a rule anymore"
" Medicare did have a "rule" that 3 months of blood glucose measures had to be presented with the strip prescription to be covered"
Not sure what you mean by "the…"
"I only go every three months because I now have Medicare which requires it. No, I rarely get much out of it. But I do better with my attitude towards white coat ignorance as I have very low expectations: Fill the prescriptions I request, write lab…"
"Sorry you're having this experience, Spock, no way to spend a holiday! I definitely wouldn't jump to the conclusion of gastroparesis. Like most things with D, two examples aren't enough to make a conclusion.
My first reaction when you…"
"I never got an answer to this from Katy: I was told that Medicare required PWD to go every three months so I've been doing that since I started Medicare. Does that vary by state? I was also wondering if that rule is just Type 1 or includes Type…"
"Those are just things relevant to this highly knowledgeable crowd. In general it really bothers me when information out in the world doesn't specify type because it perpetuates ignorance and leads to misconceptions in the public about both our…"
"Because the statistics are unclear if you don't know if they refer to one or the other or both and because many of the facts would have different meaning if referring to one or the other.For example if the studies are referring exclusively to…"
"This paternalistic attitude doesn't exist in all countries. I can only speak to the other one I've lived in: Guatemala. I could buy any "prescription" drug over the counter with no need for doctor's script. I could order any…"
"Sugar and carbs are both physically and psychologically/emotionally addictive. For some of us more than others. I hear you talking about "cravings" and feeling like you can't control it, and not being happy with the situation. This is…"
Thanks anyway.I have started a discussion about the play button not working and so far have received no replies.I was composing my own tunes for the reminders which I use all the time.I get so tired of Mary Had A Little Lamb.If you know what I mean?
Hi Zoe I was just reading some of the posts online about EZ ManagerMax.My Ezmanager max3.06 does not work my custom composer.When I hit the play button the tune doesnot play.I called Animas and they told me they would send the 3.07 version.What is the difference between the two.I just hope the 3.07 version works better.
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Zoe, My comment was not directed at you; if I didn't make that clear, please let me say it now and remove all doubt. I do have to say, however, that I think you are wasting your energy trying to reason with someone who won't be reasoned with, and who simply will not hear what you say. You're attempting to move an immovable object.
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