samaci
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  • Auburn, WA
  • United States
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samaci shared Manny Hernandez's group on Facebook
Dec 2, 2012
samaci replied to Leotha Fleming III's discussion 'IV TAPE FOR SENSOR' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"I didn't like the IV3000 tape, in fact, I hated it. I used tape for a while, but my skin didn't like that either. I went to Walgreens and found the Tegaderm 3M's, which I love, and just went to buy some more today. Never even thought…"
Nov 20, 2012
samaci replied to Adriana's discussion 'Pump battery life?' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"For both my MM pumps, I was always advised to use Energizer MAX. I can no longer find the MAX, so I have been using the regular Energizers.. I have never tried any other type of battery in my 10 years of pumping.."
Nov 13, 2012
samaci replied to KML's discussion 'Starting the Minimed 723 soon...' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"I've been on the Minimed pump for almost 10 years, and just started the CGM 3 months ago. I've never used/tried the Dexcom brand. I love my pump, and couldn't imagine going back to injections. I'm still getting used to, and…"
Nov 12, 2012
samaci joined Manny Hernandez's group
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Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users

For users of any model of the Medtronic Minimed Paradigm insulin pump.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 Ray III Diabetes Association and Insulin…See More
Nov 12, 2012
samaci and jeffojeda are now friends
Nov 12, 2012
samaci replied to marleneseven's discussion 'That high blood sugar feeling.'
"When I'm high, I deal with my usual.. Blurred vision, pale complextion, can't concentrate, feel sleepy, grumpy... Other times, I will deal with tightness in my chest which sometimes leads to shortness of breath, "breathing…"
Nov 12, 2012
jeffojeda left a comment for samaci
"HI, just wanted to say you look cute in your picture. Sorry we didn't get the chance to talk today, but hope we can. i sent you a friend request. Hope you will accept. hope work is going well. talk soon, i hope :)"
Nov 11, 2012
samaci updated their profile
Nov 11, 2012
Linda G left a comment for samaci
"We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home samaci.... 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.…"
Nov 11, 2012
Marie B left a comment for samaci
"hi samaci, welcome to the community! Please join us this afternoon for a live interview event on the main page with professional snowboarder Sean Busby http://www.tudiabetes.org/events/live-videochat-with-sean-busby"
Nov 9, 2012
samaci is now a member of Diabetes community by Diabetes Hands Foundation: TuDiabetes
Nov 9, 2012

Profile Information

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?
learn other's experiences
Date diagnosed
March 25, 1987
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, CGM
What pump model do you use, if any?
Medtronic 522
Tell us more about you (optional)
Type 1 (27 years), pumping 10 years, CGM 3 months

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At 10:28pm on November 11, 2012, jeffojeda said…

HI, just wanted to say you look cute in your picture. Sorry we didn't get the chance to talk today, but hope we can. i sent you a friend request. Hope you will accept. hope work is going well. talk soon, i hope :)

At 12:22am on November 11, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home samaci....
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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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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DO THE BIG BLUE TEST (BBT)....For more info, see the upper left hand corner of home page. There's a video there too about the BBT!!!!
C'MON...YOU CAN DO IT!!!!
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Take care....and keep in touch!
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At 8:48am on November 9, 2012, Marie B said…

hi samaci, welcome to the community! Please join us this afternoon for a live interview event on the main page with professional snowboarder Sean Busby

http://www.tudiabetes.org/events/live-videochat-with-sean-busby

At 5:09am on November 9, 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!!!

 
 
 

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