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Katie replied to Marie B's discussion 'Do you use an inserter? How long do they last? Do you have a backup?'
"I had one that got super sticky from the glue on the sets. I tried to get another one at no cost, but just ended up buying another one. 20 bucks isn't too bad every few years. BTW...32" sets ROCK!"
Aug 2, 2010
Katie posted a discussion

Does anyone else notice that supplies are of worse quality now?

So, last night, I broke my last bottle of insulin.  I dropped it from 2 or 3 feet and the stupid bottle shattered.  Now, I have dropped several bottles from much higher heights before and they NEVER broke.  Also, I am finding that my infusions are sticking in the applicator or not sticking to the skin very well.  Also, my tubing has started leaking at the joints on both sides.  I know I am not doing anything out of the ordinary to cause these things.  Do you think the companies are getting…See More
Apr 22, 2010
Katie replied to Cyrise's discussion 'Putting on MM CGM without MM Manager and RN present'
"I actually started my pump the week before my MM rep showed up. She was amazed that I figured it out (not that hard) and commented that I must be some kind of engineer (true). Anyways, my opinion is,if you feel comfortable withh the CGM then do it.…"
Apr 5, 2010
Katie replied to Katrina's discussion 'Has anyone else got tattoos done.....'
"Hey Katrina- I actually have the medic alert symbol on the inside of my left wrist. Having talked to a handful of cops/emts/firemen, I have gotten several compliments on it and they have said that they would notice something like it and like the…"
Oct 28, 2009
Linda G left a comment for Katie
"Hello! How's it all going Katie...any questions/suggestions? I am part of the Welcome Committee and was just checking in on you to make sure you are aware of all that TuDiabetes has to offer. We would love to hear from you so here is a helpful…"
Mar 30, 2009

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Date diagnosed
February 13, 2002
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Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, Pump, Diet and Exercise

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At 8:44pm on March 30, 2009, Linda G said…
Hello! How's it all going Katie...any questions/suggestions?

I am part of the Welcome Committee and was just checking in on you to make sure you are aware of all that TuDiabetes has to offer. We would love to hear from you so here is a helpful link where you can read about all the things you can do in the community.


I look forward to hearing from you again soon.
At 8:30pm on August 8, 2008, Hector Gonzalez said…
Hi Katie ! Welcome ! What kind of bike do you ride !
At 10:21am on July 22, 2008, Bek said…
i just had to pop in and say that your profile pic is awesome
At 1:59pm on July 1, 2008, Jonah said…
Hi Katie. I was diagnosed the same day as you, three years later. I was 17. How old are you?
At 8:42pm on June 30, 2008, Cherise said…
hello! I'm new to this site too, but just wanted to say hello and to say that I am very familiar w/Anthem, AZ.
At 4:04pm on June 30, 2008, Kristin said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes Katie! Hope that you will join in our discussions!
At 2:18pm on June 30, 2008, Scott Strumello said…
Welcome to the TuDiabetes community, Katie! Glad you decided to join us!
At 1:49pm on June 30, 2008, dino said…
Hello Katie and welcome. Sweet an audio engineer! Maybe you could teach me a thing or two about mixing down tracks :)



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