butterflyheart
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  • Staten Island, NY
  • United States
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Linda G left a comment for butterflyheart
"♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫ Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES…"
Jan 26
rick phillips left a comment for butterflyheart
"Butterflyheart, 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."
Jan 26
butterflyheart replied to Tab's discussion 'Skin tac' in the group OmniPod Users
"I apply the Skin Tac directly on my pod, this way I don't get too much extra skin exposed to the glue that collects dirt and clothing fibers."
Apr 19, 2013
butterflyheart commented on Mathew's group 'OmniPod Users'
"Hey All, Does anyone know what is going on withlue cross Blue Shield of Michigan now only allowing you to receive shipments of what they call durable medical supplies (Omnipod) from the state that you reside in otherwise it it considered out of…"
Apr 5, 2013
butterflyheart replied to Devildog's discussion 'So Excited! Finally got the approval - Now I have questions!' in the group OmniPod Users
"I have been using the up and down placement, I only use my back for pod placement and use the north south east west method to change insertion sites it does not affect my numbers. I also use the Skin Tac, however, I wipe the pod with the swab, I…"
Mar 6, 2013
Linda G left a comment for butterflyheart
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY BUTTERFLYHEART!! Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hey, why don't you come join…"
Jan 26, 2013
brokenpole left a comment for butterflyheart
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Jan 26, 2013
butterflyheart replied to rubidoux's discussion 'can I buy something locally to tape my pod on with?' in the group OmniPod Users
"I use the SKIN TAC WIPE order MS407W. I order it the same time I order my pods.I wipe it on the omni pad directly not my skin, wait for it to get sticky and attach to my back or arm, it makes better contact and my skin around the pod is not sticky.…"
Dec 31, 2012
butterflyheart replied to MLH's discussion 'Keeping Omnipod adhered to skin' in the group OmniPod Users
"I take off the paper expose the sticky side and take the tacky swab and wipe it on the pod.(the part thar sticks to my skin) When my fingers get sticky I place the pod on my body, since I been doing this a couple of months I have very few problems…"
Dec 17, 2012
butterflyheart replied to MLH's discussion 'Keeping Omnipod adhered to skin' in the group OmniPod Users
"I use the SKIN TAC WIPE order MS407W. however, I wipe it on the omni pad directly not my skin, wait for it to get sticky and attach to my back or arm, it makes better contact and my skin around the pod is not sticky. I swim and take a water arobics…"
Dec 14, 2012
butterflyheart commented on Natalie ._c-'s group 'Type 2'
"all the e-mails this subject has been clogging my mail. get over TYPE 2 ADMINISTRATOR, get over it and lets get back to real issues"
Dec 13, 2012
butterflyheart commented on Natalie ._c-'s group 'Type 2'
Dec 13, 2012
butterflyheart joined Mathew's group
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OmniPod Users

This group is dedicated to giving OmniPod users a place to discuss and share our experiences so that we may grow and help each other "make diabetes a smaller part of our lives."Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin pumps and pump supplies, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles…See More
Aug 6, 2012
butterflyheart liked Mathew's group OmniPod Users
Jul 24, 2012
butterflyheart joined Natalie ._c-'s group
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Type 2

A place to discuss EVERYTHING related to Type 2 -- diet, exercise, meds, insulin, complications, emotional stress, family relationships, diabetes police -- everything!See More
Jul 17, 2012
Linda G left a comment for butterflyheart
"We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home butterflyheart... This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends. Take a peek at some the groups when you get a…"
Jul 14, 2012

Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 2 diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
speak to other people about being diabetic and how this pod works
Date diagnosed
January 20, 1980
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, Diet and Exercise
What pump model do you use, if any?
omnipod

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At 3:19pm on January 26, 2014, Linda G said…

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

At 4:18am on January 26, 2014, rick phillips said…

Butterflyheart, 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 9:34am on January 26, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BUTTERFLYHEART!!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
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 3:17am on January 26, 2013, brokenpole said…

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

At 8:39am on July 14, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home butterflyheart...
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends.
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.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 8:18am on July 14, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our forum. To answer any of us back just hit the "comment back "bar under our comments and you will go to our page where you can leave a comment to us and also read abit about us.
Here's a link to help you get to know more about us: http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes

At 6:33am on July 14, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

At 4:05am on July 14, 2012, brokenpole said…

Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.

 
 
 

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