grmreaper
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  • Englewood, FL
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grmreaper and Chelsea are now friends
Apr 6
grmreaper replied to Cocheze's discussion 'High blood sugars - what is it?' in the group OmniPod Users
"Excess coffee intake?? I have never heard of this affecting BS. Can anyone explain please? Thank you."
Apr 6
grmreaper replied to Jack's Mom's discussion 'Spot Recall of Freestyle / Omnipod Test Strips by Abbott' in the group OmniPod Users
"Thanks for the heads up! Fortunately, I do not have any of the affected Lot numbers.... But at least I am aware of the problem and can be on the lookout for them when I get my next order of supplies... Thanks again!"
Nov 22, 2013
grmreaper replied to Paul's discussion 'Anyone go from Omnipod to Medtronic/Minimed System?' in the group OmniPod Users
"You did get the memo about overfilling the newer smaller pods, correct? This was the cause of my many, many early pod failures. Once I was made aware of that I haven't had another failure."
Nov 20, 2013
grmreaper and David S are now friends
Aug 4, 2013
Linda G left a comment for grmreaper
"Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES…"
Jul 28, 2013
rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for grmreaper
"GrmReaper happy birthday!! Here is hoping your day is full of joy and happiness."
Jul 28, 2013
grmreaper liked David S's discussion Just started "podding"
Feb 7, 2013
grmreaper replied to Shawn MacKay's discussion 'Omni pod and Tough mudder' in the group OmniPod Users
"First, good luck with it! Second, I live in FL and ran the Warrior Dash here back in January. Regardless of the month, it was HOT... Plus, there was tons of mud and water obstacles. I had brought an extra pod just in case.. I was amazed though the…"
Aug 6, 2012
Linda G left a comment for grmreaper
"Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you grm! Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)"
Jul 28, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for grmreaper
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Jul 28, 2012
grmreaper replied to Jgos's discussion 'Knocking the Pod and it shutting down ?' in the group OmniPod Users
"I went through about a week 3 months ago where one right after another failed like that just by tapping it against a wall or door or in the shower hitting it lightly. I went through about 6 or 7 pods. I called Omnipod after the second or third one…"
Jan 30, 2012
grmreaper replied to Mary Beth Smith's discussion 'OmniPod and Surgery' in the group OmniPod Users
"Hi! I've had (all at different times) a right shoulder rotator cuff repair and a right knee repair along with 7 fingers for trigger finger repair all while wearing the omnipod under general anesthesia. Per my endo's instructions and with…"
Oct 30, 2011
grmreaper updated their profile
Jun 5, 2011
grmreaper replied to DBolding's discussion 'Hairy guys who have to shave their skin to use omnipod' in the group OmniPod Users
"I too live in FL and have had that problem before. About 8 years ago I was on the Medtronic Minimed when we moved from CT to FL. I only lasted about 6 months on the pump. I could not keep the cannula attached, although I never tried shaving the…"
May 2, 2011
grmreaper replied to DBolding's discussion 'Hairy guys who have to shave their skin to use omnipod' in the group OmniPod Users
"Thanks, I tried the upper leg this once but I used a razor and it sucked. I didn't know about the other area's you described and will def. give it a shot using the nair. Thanks for the reply..."
Apr 30, 2011

Profile Information

How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
A place to share thoughts and experiences with other pump users
Date diagnosed
August 15, 1990
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.4 Yeah Coming down!!
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
OmniPod

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At 10:20am on July 28, 2013, 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 GRMREAPER!!
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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 every day!
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At 1:32am on July 28, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

GrmReaper happy birthday!! Here is hoping your day is full of joy and happiness.

At 7:16am on July 28, 2012, Linda G said…

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

At 3:22am on July 28, 2012, brokenpole said…

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

At 8:33am on September 10, 2010, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR REALLY BIG FAMILY THAT SEEMS TO GROW BY THE MINUTE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Here's a link to help our new member's learn more "About Us": http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
Also please put up a picture so we can tell you from other's on our Forum.
At 6:02am on September 10, 2010, Marie B said…
hello and welcome! take a look at our Omnipod Group

http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/omnipodusers
At 8:34pm on September 9, 2010, Linda G said…

Welcome to the family grmreaper!
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.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for. Here are a few useful links to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/minimedparadigmusers
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes/New_Member_Guide
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and I also wanted to invite you to enter your A1c through the TuAnalyze application:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/profiles/profile/apps
so we can light up the TuAnalyze map:
http://www.tuanalyze.org
I wanted to make you aware of the TuAnalyze application we've launched on TuDiabetes, which is now mapping averages of A1c values in the US and Canada.
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If you click on "About Us" on the top banner, you will find the explanation of the founding of TuDiabetes and the name
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes/index/show?noteKey=What_is_TuDiabetes%3F
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Take care....and keep in touch!
At 8:16pm on September 9, 2010, Jim Roach said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes Grmreaper!
 
 
 

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