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jeffgillis replied to Shark's discussion 'Animus Pump Enquiry' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Yes theree is a cap in every infusion set. you can collect them every time you change/refill and you will lots of caps to put in every bag you need while travelling."
Apr 14
jeffgillis is attending Emily Coles's event
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TuDiabetes Chatroom Discussion: Diabetes and Insomnia at TuDiabetes chatroom

April 9, 2014 from 11am to 12pm
11am pacific2pm eastern7pm GMTDo you have trouble getting to sleep, on a regular basis? What are some things you can do that seem to help?Are there medications that work, and do they have a downside?Does lack of sleep mess with your glucose control?Is there a pattern to your insomnia?Do you always seem to have a problem sleeping after a certain food or activity, when your BG is low high? Let's talk about it! Join this community discussion in the TuDiabetes chatroom to share stories, suggestions…See More
Apr 8
Ethan and jeffgillis are now friends
Mar 24
jeffgillis liked Manny Hernandez's group Geeks With Diabetes
Mar 12
jeffgillis is attending Emily Coles's event
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NOTE THE DATE CHANGE Live interview: "the Athletic Diabetic" with Gary Scheiner, CDE at TuDiabetes homepage

March 18, 2014 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording! Bring your toughest diabetes questions!!  Gary is up for a challenge.Gary is a certified diabetes educator, insulin-pump and continuous glucose monitor user and trainer, and Masters-level exercise physiologist.  He serves on the advisory boards of several diabetes device manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies; volunteers…See More
Mar 2
jeffgillis liked Emily Coles's event NOTE THE DATE CHANGE Live interview: "the Athletic Diabetic" with Gary Scheiner, CDE
Mar 2
jeffgillis left a comment for Ethan
"Thank You Ethan :-)"
Feb 28
Ethan left a comment for jeffgillis
"hello Jeff, I look forward coming across your comments here. Always appreciate the thoughts of a success minded type of guy. I live in CA, I love the ocean and connecting with other success mind like people. Having Diabetes for over 34 years has…"
Feb 28
jeffgillis replied to Aussie's discussion 'Stress and Sugars' in the group Dexcom Users
"Oh yes, it can be intense for me too. I find that when I'm stress with work or life challenges my bg's can elevate 50 or even 150 points. It important to go for a walk as this mild aerobic exercise is good for my mind as well as relieves…"
Feb 5
jeffgillis replied to jeffgillis's discussion 'Ping Refills Dilemma/911' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Dearest friends, I would like to express my heart felt appreciation for all your kindness. I have been meaning to follow up but had to attend a memorial of a dear friend who was killed in a car accidentally. He was a friend as well as a business…"
Nov 6, 2013
jeffgillis is now friends with dawn100670 and Dave
Oct 12, 2013
Laddie replied to jeffgillis's discussion 'Ping Refills Dilemma/911' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I use Comfort Shorts which are manually inserted angled sets. I can send you however many sets and reservoirs that you need. With only a PO Box, I have to use US mail and could send them out on Monday. I'm busy tomorrow, but could call you on…"
Oct 11, 2013
jeffgillis replied to jeffgillis's discussion 'Ping Refills Dilemma/911' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Thank you Dave. I will put them to good use. Since I have a prescription there is no issue. Thanks again, this is a big help"
Oct 11, 2013
Dave replied to jeffgillis's discussion 'Ping Refills Dilemma/911' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Jeff, 2 years ago, my medical provider sent me the Insets you use by mistake. I called them and told them that I use inset 30s. They sent me the correct insets, but insisted that they couldn't take back the ones they originally shipped me. I…"
Oct 11, 2013
Ruth replied to jeffgillis's discussion 'Ping Refills Dilemma/911' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I'm also facing the possibility of running out of supplies for my Ping. Because of changes in our insurance I'm about 2 months into trying to get my pump supplies under the new insurance. It looks like things are finally on the right track…"
Oct 11, 2013
Ingřid Glass replied to jeffgillis's discussion 'Ping Refills Dilemma/911' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Hi Jeff, sorry to hear about the problem & I'm afraid I can't help..I'm in the UK where we still just about have a free healthcare system. I just thought I'd say in case you're unaware, you don't have to change your…"
Oct 11, 2013

Profile Information

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?
Sharing with Survivors
Date diagnosed
May 18, 1973
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, Pump, CGM, Diet and Exercise
What pump model do you use, if any?
Currently Animas Ping & Dexcom 7 CGM
Enter your website, if any (blog, Facebook, Twitter)
http://www.Start.ElectricGratitude.com
Tell us more about you (optional)
A renaissance man with a bit of maverick verve. A champion of the everyday man or woman overcoming obstacles and achieving their definition of success.

With a successful background in traditional business, computer science & interaction media Jeff brings a unique perspective to business solutions and success coaching. Infused with an optimistic spirit in an era of a new economy; embracing all that is possible tempered with cost effectiveness, focused strategy and leveraged action.

A keynote speaker sharing insights into the power of social media and personal development. A globe trekker with a passion for life, deep power skiing and fearless living with diabetes.

Jeff is an ambassador of creating ever expanding passive revenue streams balanced with humility and philanthropy.
CEO & Founder of ElectricGratitude.com

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At 7:18pm on February 28, 2014, Ethan said…

hello Jeff, I look forward coming across your comments here. Always appreciate the thoughts of a success minded type of guy. I live in CA, I love the ocean and connecting with other success mind like people. Having Diabetes for over 34 years has certainly helped me obtain good habits that drive me in business and becoming a better person. I,m addicted to growth and always appreciate when people write their stories that we deserve to here about. look forward to your comments!

At 4:07pm on November 28, 2012, acidrock23 said…

Thx for the friend add! I'll see you around!

At 12:51pm on November 28, 2012, nel said…

Thank you, jeffrygillis for the friend request ...hope to see you around !

At 10:43am on November 28, 2012, jrtpup said…

Thanks, on all counts ;) Come visit in chat some time.

At 10:31am on November 28, 2012, jrtpup said…

Thanks for the add! I may pick your brain during the annual campaign if you don't mind ;)

At 9:28am on November 28, 2012, Kate said…

thanks or the friend add!

 
 
 

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