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Live interview with Jennifer Smith RD, LD, CDE "Diabetes and Pregnancy" at TuDiabetes homepage

November 20, 2014 from 2pm to 3pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording!Jennifer holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Nutrition and Biology from the University of Wisconsin. She is a Registered (and Licensed) Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator, and Certified Trainer on most makes/models of insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitoring systems. She is an active member of the American…See More
Nov 19, 2014
busted pancreas is attending Emily Coles's event

Live interview with Kerri Sparling, Diabetes Advocate and creator of the blog SixUntilMe at TuDiabetes homepage

July 25, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Watch the recording here! Kerri Morrone Sparling was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes on September 11, 1986, and for much of her life, she was the only diabetic she knew.She started Six Until Me in May of 2005 because she was tired of Googling "diabetes" and coming up with little more than a list of…See More
Jul 25, 2013
busted pancreas is attending Emily Coles's event

Conversation with comedian and person with diabetes, Chelcie Rice at TuDiabetes homepage

May 23, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already happened, so now you can watch the video!Chelcie Rice has had Type 1 diabetes for 20+ years, and is a stand up comedian based in Atlanta, GA. He is an aspiring advocate and spokesperson for Advocate Meters.  Chelcie co-hosts The Connected Comedy Podcast on ITunes, and in 2012 was selected as one of Diabetes Forecast's 14 People To know.  Come meet…See More
May 23, 2013
busted pancreas and Jane K are now friends
Mar 16, 2012
busted pancreas replied to Jane K's discussion 'Looking for an artist' in the group Diabetes Supplies Art
"Hi Jane, What a great thing you are doing for our community!! I believe we have, at least, 2 things in common...type one diabetes and UConn graduates [go Huskies!!]. I graduated with BFA in Graphic Design 9 years ago and have been a graphic designer…"
Mar 14, 2012
busted pancreas liked Jane K's discussion Looking for an artist
Mar 14, 2012
busted pancreas commented on Lisa's blog post 'Scuba Diving'
"Sorry, long weekend!! Yes, I've heard and read about the girl sailing around the world trying to be the youngest to do so. I'm impressed and if all parties agree [her and her parents] then I'm fine by it. 14 does seem young, but I…"
Sep 7, 2010
busted pancreas commented on Lisa's blog post 'Scuba Diving'
"I have been diving and I'm going on another dive trip in about 9 days. I find that I'm generally fine with diving because my body is without insulin for only 40 - 50 mins. Your tank runs out, you come up, test your blood, drink some water…"
Sep 3, 2010
Jim Roach left a comment for busted pancreas
"Welcome to Tudiabetes Busted Pancreas!"
Aug 17, 2010
busted pancreas commented on Lara's blog post 'Too Much of a Not-So-Good Thing'
"Toothpick? Blow darts? I'm right there with you Lara. I have more lancets then you could ever imagine. I tell them to stop sending them to me and i still get so many boxes. I just recently gave 12 boxes away to a friend who doesn't have…"
Aug 6, 2010
busted pancreas commented on Stefan's blog post 'My Story'
"I needed several water breaks to get through this story, but it was a good one. I'm joking of course. I find it amazing that when you're diagnosed later in life you tend to make up so many excuses for your body literally failing. No…"
Aug 6, 2010
busted pancreas replied to dino's discussion 'Word Association Game'
Aug 5, 2010
busted pancreas and Doris D are now friends
Aug 5, 2010
Doris D left a comment for busted pancreas
"WELCOME TO OUR REALLY BIG FAMILY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
Aug 5, 2010
busted pancreas joined Rickina*'s group

Think Tank for Pump Users

After speaking with Manny about designing accessories for those on the pump, we thought it would be a great idea to start a group of 'Think Tankers' who would share their wants,needs and features they'd like to see in accessories for those who pump*
Aug 5, 2010
busted pancreas joined Bill's group

Hypoglycemic Experiences

This group is to talk about experiences with hypoglycemic events. At the very least, they are embarrassing. Whether in general or a specific time, you can ask for advice, vent or just talk about what happened among people who understand.See More
Aug 5, 2010

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December 2, 1990
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What pump model do you use, if any?
Deltec Cozmo

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At 10:16pm on August 17, 2010, Jim Roach said…
Welcome to Tudiabetes Busted Pancreas!
At 9:58am on August 5, 2010, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR REALLY BIG FAMILY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
At 3:55pm on August 4, 2010, Linda G said…

Welcome home Busted Pancreas....
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups". Once in, you can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the space provided. Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
Hope you find the support and information you came looking for. Here are a few useful links to get you on your way:
and I also wanted to invite you to enter your A1c through the TuAnalyze application:
so we can light up the TuAnalyze map:
Take care....and keep in touch!



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