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Kim commented on Sara's group 'Athletic Diabetics'
"that's 130bg after, not 10bg"
Oct 14
Kim commented on Sara's group 'Athletic Diabetics'
"its such a science to figure all this out isn't it? gosh, I found my "sweet spot" no pun intended in the evening after work. if I play my cards right with my lunch time dosage im good to run 3-4 miles after work around 6pm. I have no…"
Oct 14
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Athletic Diabetics

For all you athletes with diabetes (or wannabe athletes!) - a place to exchange workout tips and encouragement.
Oct 14
Lisa L. commented on Sara's group 'Athletic Diabetics'
"I used Medtronic pumps for over 12 years and in Feb 14 changed to an AccuCheck Combo system due to insurance. I would do anything for a new Medtronic with CGM. I have found that pumps are only so good- no matter what the maker, Any pump will rely…"
Oct 13
MKSSS commented on Sara's group 'Athletic Diabetics'
"I have the medtronic 523 and I'm happy with it. I don't have CGM because my insurance doesn't cover it, but I like having it for working out. I can turn my basal insulin down while I work out or just remove the pump all together. Some…"
Oct 13
jm commented on Sara's group 'Athletic Diabetics'
"my feeling also, if I only had to do one, I would just get the dexcom and continue doing shots, like I did for a long time, and my sugars were great because of ability to see the trend with the dexcom during and after exercise.. I like the Dexcom…"
Oct 13
Katie J. commented on Sara's group 'Athletic Diabetics'
"Lance - You will likely get every single pump maker mentioned in this feed (a lot of varying opinions and experiences!) I use the Medtronic pump and the Dexcom CGM. I am happy w/ both - but as someone who also does heavy exercise, may I suggest that…"
Oct 13
Lance commented on Sara's group 'Athletic Diabetics'
"Greetings. I was diagnosed with LADA as an adult a few years ago and have now been taking insulin injections for about a year. I am thinking of converting to a pump. I am an avid runner and gym rat. I don't do much swimming or play contact…"
Oct 13

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August 7, 1993
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Minimed 522 w/ CGMS
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At 11:26am on August 15, 2010, T1Tambien said…
I am helping a lady organizing a local group (Den area) so we can get together live and in person! Check out:

Hope you can make it!
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At 4:52pm on June 23, 2010, Linda G said…
Best Wishes on your Special Day Sara!

At 11:03pm on June 23, 2009, Sohair Abdel-Rahman said…
Happy Birthday to you,Sara
At 7:41am on June 23, 2009, Manny Hernandez said…
Happy birthday, Sara!!
At 5:13pm on December 2, 2007, Andrea said…
Hey Sara! I've seen you around on the Minimed CGMS forum topics! I just got mine in early October and I am so happy to have it. I learn something new every day ...
At 11:56am on October 5, 2007, rocker51 said…
Hi sara im new its really cool for this site to have so much going on would love to have you as a friend.jerry
At 7:52am on August 7, 2007, ana battaglia said…
Hola Sara, gracias por aceptar mi amistad.

Espero que sigamos en contacto

Un cariño

At 3:29pm on July 30, 2007, John Sangdahl said…
hey good luck on the cycling. How do you like your cgms?
At 5:26pm on July 17, 2007, Amy said…
Thanks for the comment on my page, Sara! I'll let you know when my canine diabetes book is done...
How's your training going?
At 6:22am on July 13, 2007, Heidi said…
Hi Sara, just joined Tu D today, and looking around the site, I noticed that you seem to be a passionate bike rider. I do a lot of bike riding myself - approximately 20 km a day for work + 20-40 km rides on my MTB whenever I have the possibility to do so.



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