Arshag
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Getting started with my G4

Started this discussion. Last reply by 38hi8k5prh8vu Dec 7, 2012. 18 Replies

My G4 has been sitting in my room for a while now since I'm waiting to meet with a trainer and rep. I'm really eager to just do it myself and get started with the user guide. How many of you have…Continue

PDM turning off, then back on..

Started Aug 5, 2011 0 Replies

Anyone having issues with their PDM turning off, then back on after hitting a button. At first I couldn't get the PDM to turn back on but after taking out and putting back the batteries it worked…Continue

Pump, CGM or Both?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Arshag May 17, 2011. 8 Replies

Hey guys,I'm finishing up paperwork in order to move forward with the Omnipod and Dexcom but I'm a little hesitant to jump on both systems at once. The biggest factor here is having both attached to…Continue

What benefits does the pump have if I'm doing great with needles?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Appie Mol Feb 2, 2011. 88 Replies

Hi guys, I was diagnosed with T1 not too long ago and I am now on the search for the right pump!I have been hearing a lot of praise about pumps and how many prefer them over needles, but I'm worried…Continue

 

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Linda G left a comment for Arshag
"♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫ Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES…"
Mar 10
rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Arshag
"Arshag, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends."
Mar 10
Arshag updated their profile
Jul 12, 2013
Arshag replied to Denise's discussion 'What triggered your Type 1?'
"Most likely stress. Family drama"
Jul 12, 2013
Arshag replied to Bob's discussion 'Getting rid of my Omni Pod. !'
"Tubing may become an issue if the pod is becoming a problem as well. Try using your upper thigh for a site. It's higher in adipose tissue like your belly and it will be more resilient instead of your arm. On a side note, Omni should be shipping…"
Jun 4, 2013
Arshag replied to Megan'08's discussion 'new to the pump and wanting to start working out'
"You will learn what adjustments you will need to make very quickly ;) What type of exercise and intensity will ultimately decide what changes you will need to make with your basal. You may need to consume medium/high GI foods before working out,…"
Jun 4, 2013
Linda G left a comment for Arshag
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY ARSHAG!! Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! (You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK) Have a GREAT "ME" DAY…"
Mar 10, 2013
brokenpole left a comment for Arshag
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Mar 10, 2013
Arshag replied to Mom 2 Kyle's discussion 'OmniPod Pros and Cons' in the group OmniPod Users
"Omnipod user here and I am very happy with it. I can't imagine using a different system. Customer service is great as well."
Feb 5, 2013
Arshag left a comment for jm
"Hey , never had a 7 plus. G4 is my first sensor. Sorry for the late response."
Jan 5, 2013
Arshag and jm are now friends
Jan 5, 2013
Clare replied to Arshag's discussion 'Getting started with my G4'
"So far none of the 3 sensors I have applied have even started to peel up at all. I bought 2 rolls of opsite flexifix tape from here http://www.healthykin.com/p-1231-smith-and-nephew-opsite-flexifix-transparent-tape.aspx it was the cheapest place by…"
Dec 3, 2012
jeffojeda replied to Arshag's discussion 'Getting started with my G4'
"i did it on my own. Looked up youtube videos and thought, "I can do this." and go figure, i could!"
Dec 3, 2012
Arshag replied to Arshag's discussion 'Getting started with my G4'
"Thanks for the suggestions. My first sensor started peeling off but the second one stuck pretty well.Its been 4 days now with no peel. I spent a good amount of time rubbing the adhesive down though. I will be getting some tape soon since basketball…"
Dec 3, 2012
Parrformance replied to Arshag's discussion 'Getting started with my G4'
"I use Flexfix, but I do not bother cutting the hole for the sensor, I just make sure there is no Skin-Tac/IV-Prep at the insertion site. The Skin-Tac has rendered the sensor useless for me. I now draw a couple of lines where I plan to set the…"
Nov 28, 2012
Black Llama replied to Arshag's discussion 'Getting started with my G4'
"If you check my page I've documented my first week (going into number 2) with the G4. I've had Tegaderm on there since day 3 and I haven't had an issue yet. That's through 4 work days, 11 hours of Karate and 3 showers. I simply…"
Nov 27, 2012

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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?
Learning more about managing my condition
Date diagnosed
October 29, 2010
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
5.8
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, CGM, Diet and Exercise
What pump model do you use, if any?
Omnipod/Dexcom

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At 7:26am on March 10, 2014, Linda G said…

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Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES ARSHAG!!
♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫

At 1:43am on March 10, 2014, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday, Arshag. I wish for you a most wonderful day and many,many more. ENJOY!!!

At 1:37am on March 10, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Arshag, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

At 6:56am on March 10, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ARSHAG!!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
(You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK)
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!
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At 4:46am on March 10, 2013, brokenpole said…

Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.

At 1:15pm on March 10, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Arshag...
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)

At 6:12am on March 10, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,Arshag. I wish for you a most wonderful day.
I lived in Lexington many,many years and was an Educator in Arlington. Have a great birthday. ENJOY!!!

At 9:58am on March 10, 2011, Doris D said…
Have a GREAT BIRTHDAY!!!!!!! This is YOUR day take advantage of it!!!!!!
At 8:58am on March 10, 2011, Robyn said…
Happy Birthday!
At 3:46am on March 10, 2011, Linda G said…
Greetings Arshag.....
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?
 
 
 

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