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At 12:10am on August 2, 2011, Gerri said…
Ooo, I would have gone off from that high BG comment. Yea buddy, & you're making it higher. Some nerve!
At 11:34pm on August 1, 2011, Gerri said…
You're unforgettable!
At 11:06pm on August 1, 2011, Gerri said…
LOL! Same as I would have told them. Welcome to The Twilight Zone.
At 10:56pm on August 1, 2011, Gerri said…
That's crazy! Talk about a waste of money! What an insane system we have.
At 10:33pm on August 1, 2011, Gerri said…
Damn pumps. Ugh, the aggravation & the added joys of Medicare! Sorry, honey.
At 10:23pm on August 1, 2011, Robyn said…
Gerri is right "Life can be such a suck fest"!! Hope it gets better for alot of us. xo
At 10:14pm on August 1, 2011, Gerri said…
I hear you! I've missed hearing from you. Sad knowing things have been rough. Life can sure be a suck fest.
At 12:06pm on August 1, 2011, Chezzy said…
Thanks Doris D, Nice to know im not alone and there is support out there, thanks for the link, very helpful
At 5:13am on August 1, 2011, SEAGATOR said…
Happy First Day of August,Doris. I hope it is a little cooler month. Although they say today will be 96 or better. I am feeling much better >Tom has gone home and Russ is Russ if you get my drift. My BG 113. I have no appointments today so I can stay home. I hope you continue to do well. Your numbers continue to be good. Take good care of yourself. I care. HUGS,Reed
At 10:09pm on July 31, 2011, ja said…
Thanks for welcome note and link for newbies. Hope to keep in touch.
At 3:17pm on July 31, 2011, Kathy said…
At 8:03am on July 31, 2011, SEAGATOR said…
Good Sunday Morning,Doris. Just back fro m church. All my patients doing well. I do not what got to my leg but bed rest did the trick. I think Florida knows no other than 90..it is 93 and it isn't even noon. Glad you went out to eat always a nice change of pace. Once Russ gets rid of the purple eye we will go out. BG 127. Hope your numbers re still good. Keep cool. I imagine TN is as hot as we are. HUGS,Reed
At 7:47am on July 31, 2011, Marie B said…
I know what that's like. just tell yourself to spend 10 or 15 minutes cleaning, and that's it! you may want to keep going after the ten min.

hey, we were setting up at the fair yesterday, and I was looking at my pump to see when I took my most recent bolus. another guy on the Home&Hobby committee, said "hey! another pumper!" and pulled out his Minimed pump. turns out he's had it for 40 years, almost as long as me. of course I gave him a TuDiabetes card. I'll be back there again today, my job is to accept the entries to our competitions, not just quilts, but all the handicrafts. some of this stuff is really cute, and imaginative. then there's the recycled art category. one girl made this great totebag crocheted from plastic bags, and another kid made a spaceship from an old hubcap and upside down bowl. then there's the giant 350 lb ball of tinfoil! I must take a picture of it, it will put a smile on your face. wearing my TuDiabetes tshirt today, maybe I will see another #pumpsighting
At 6:00am on July 31, 2011, smartblnde said…
Doris! Thank you for the welcome!

Joan
At 8:02pm on July 30, 2011, LauraKL said…
No problem! I don't get on the computer every day, either. : )
At 5:15pm on July 30, 2011, Art said…
Thank-you Doris, As a newby, I look forward to meeting everybody and finding out that I'm really not alone and that there are many other approaches to controlling diabetes other than just mine.
I have been a type 1 diabetic for about 33 years and on the pump for about 6 years. While I'm in relatively good control, I'm getting older and that alone slows the healing processes and life in general. While as a Chaplain, I stay busy; nevertheless, my wife and I do get away some. Our kids and grandkids live abroad and we get to visit them regularly. Enough about me, I hope all is well with you. Thanks again for writing me.
At 3:14pm on July 30, 2011, Robyn said…
Hi Sweetie...hope all is well! xo
At 6:51am on July 30, 2011, Donna H said…
I cannot believe you are having Pump problems like that. How many ways can there be to test A1C!? Wasn't CMS already paying for your pump? Why in the world would they need you to qualify for it again. Have you made any headway on the replacement?
At 3:39am on July 30, 2011, Marie B said…
bgnow 108, up early here, gotta be at the fair by 830 and I got stuff to do. Reed busted his achilles tendon, I guess Tom will be doing all the care today. oops, running out of time here, and I haven;t had enough coffee yet.
At 9:38am on July 29, 2011, Osob said…
Oh I am sorry Doris I hope you didn't fall into it can be very hard at times.
Lol wait till the 13th thank you but I would rather baby came asap and by the looks of it its due around my birthday so just seeing if its gonna arrive on the day or not.lol

Oh sweet it doesn't matter really how old they are when they graduate as long as they have love and family around them as well as their health then life is full of choices.xxx

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