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"HAPPY BIRTHDAY!! 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…"
Dec 29, 2012
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"Greetings!! Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?"
Dec 29, 2010
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Dec 29, 2010
j.caoilfhionn replied to Felix's discussion 'Suggestions for controlling my sons blood sugars' in the group parents of kids with Type 1
"It is very important to understand the calculations and why you give the amount of insulin you do, but the pump allows your child to eat when they're hungry. No more scheduled injections, they can sleep in and eat pretty much what they want.…"
Oct 7, 2010
j.caoilfhionn replied to Felix's discussion 'Suggestions for controlling my sons blood sugars' in the group parents of kids with Type 1
"Have you looked into getting a pump? It's been an absolute miracle worker for us. Shots are so inaccurate, makes it impossible to manage your BG, always spiking and dropping... My daughter was Dx almost 5yrs ago, been pumping for 4yr."
Oct 7, 2010
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j.caoilfhionn replied to snowangel66's discussion 'blood sugars under 200mg'
"Frequent blood sugar over 110 isn't good. What is your A1c?"
Oct 7, 2010
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Jun 11, 2010
j.caoilfhionn replied to Scott's discussion 'Attention Cozmo Pump Users: Medtronic Offer for Free Pump' in the group Deltec Cozmo Insulin Pump Users
"I was worried about supplies for my daughter's pump, too. Luckily many companies support and provide the supplies separately from Cozmo. We've already transitioned to a great company with great customer service. Just ask your Diabetes…"
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Apr 18, 2010
wendy commented on j.caoilfhionn's blog post 'How to remain positive when encouraging my teenage daughter...'
"hi again :) You know what she can see.. even through little spells of rebellion and bigger ones...that her mom is there..willing to take the heat because she has that deep love for her child that last forever.She is going to grow up into a beautiful…"
Apr 18, 2010
Doris D commented on j.caoilfhionn's blog post 'How to remain positive when encouraging my teenage daughter...'
"Well said Wendy!!!"
Apr 17, 2010
wendy commented on j.caoilfhionn's blog post 'How to remain positive when encouraging my teenage daughter...'
"It's hard and I agree with Doris,know it's a given.At least that's what it was around here.I told both girls,one with d and the other not.'I am not your friend,I am your parent,you have friends but I have to raise you " The…"
Apr 17, 2010
Doris D commented on j.caoilfhionn's blog post 'How to remain positive when encouraging my teenage daughter...'
"Oh honey ! Get ready for rebelloin. She turning into a teen! I took Type 1 in 73 when I was 10 and my daugter took Type 1 at 11. Done fine (both of us) till we hit those rebellious teens! Give her time she will get it it will just be a while!"
Apr 17, 2010

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Date diagnosed
January 20, 2006
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Cozmo

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How to remain positive when encouraging my teenage daughter...

Posted on April 17, 2010 at 6:44am 2 Comments

My daughter was diagnosed just weeks after her 9th birthday, and got her pump on the first anniversary of her diagnosis. It's been three years on the pump (four years total) and all of a sudden she's starting to rebel a little. She knows she should check her BG and enter her carbs while dinner is cooking, but she always waits until the last minute...… Continue

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At 1:46pm on December 29, 2013, rick phillips said…

J. Caoilfhionn, 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 1:03pm on December 29, 2013, 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 j.caoilfhionn!!
(You've been away from Tu.diabetes for quite some while, haven't you?
Is everything alright....can we help??)
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At 5:16pm on December 29, 2012, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!
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 8:31pm on December 29, 2010, Linda G said…
Greetings!!
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?
At 9:31am on December 29, 2010, Doris D said…
At 8:44pm on April 18, 2010, Jim Roach said…
Welcome to Tudiabetes j.caoilfhionn!
At 11:22am on April 17, 2010, Doris D said…
Thanks for the invite and I will proudly take it!!! I see you've already found the group I was going to tell you about..................Parents of Type 1's. I want to tell you that I'm a Type 1 and had it since 10. I have a Type 1 daughter too. She's now 21 and has 3 kids but she took TYpe 1 at 11. I know where your at right now and where she is too so if you ever need ant help please feel free to ask.
At 9:04am on April 17, 2010, Kristin said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes! There are some relevant discussions where you might be able to find members who can relate to your experiences with your daughter:
Discussion 1
Discussion 2
At 8:53pm on April 16, 2010, Robyn said…
Hi and Welcome to TuD!
At 3:01pm on April 16, 2010, Martina H Milligan said…
Welcome aboard if you need anything please let me know
 
 
 

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