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I've had lots of issues with infusion sets. This one is new and I'm wondering if anyone else has had this problem. When I took the reservoir out of my pump and disconnected the tubing, the tubing started filling. The tubing was very rigid. Almost…Continue
I find that when I take out my infusion set it's glued to me like cementThen why do they pull out so easily when I don't want them to?Here are the 10 most common ways my sets are removed.1.Doorknob reaches out and snags tubing as I'm trying to hurry…Continue
Hi! I have been a diabetic for the last two years and I am ready for a pump. I cheer and do gymnastics. I am 13 I can't decide between the omni pod or the ping ideas?Continue
Just spent 20 minutes sending and writing a message to Lotsofshots who's smiling face does more to lighten my burden than all the tablets insulin and pain killers what an awful thing pain killers why not pain relief or pain inhibitors or just Fred I am lucky because here in the UK my medication and everything related to it is free, well not free you have to pay National Insurance all your life to qualify but the State does take care of you,as Christmas approaches for me there is something…Continue
This is my first blog post and I can't wait to hear from the TuDiabetes community. My wife has been diabetic for 26 years. She was diagnosed when she was 8 years old. She has always been fairly stable and since I met her she hasn't had an A1c above 7. We have a 19mo old son. The only problem is that she is facing blindness in her left eye (and possibly right) and none of our doctors can explain why. I am sharing our story for a number of reasons. My first hope is that…Continue
It is now very clear to me that I happened to be the recipient of a bad lot # in my shipment of the "new" Omnipod. Here's hoping things can change! I really want to stay with this system but it definitely had a very negative impact on my Thanksgiving out of town... (and no, the desserts did not help matters!)
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