Insulin Pump Users Forum (2,191)

Featured Discussions

Affordable Care Act and Pump supplies.

Please ignore if you are not in the States... Does anyone know how the Affordable care Act plans cover Diabetic supplies? I have searched e…

Started by TimothyLatest Reply

Medtronic Announces Approval of MiniMed 530G with Enlite

Minimed 530G with Enlite MINNEAPOLIS – September 27, 2013 –Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration…

Started by Diabetes News and InterestLatest Reply

Pump and Airport Security

For years, I have requested a "search" to avoid walking through the body mage machine with my pump--Medtronic says no, so I don't. I dawned…

Started by SpockLatest Reply

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

pros and cons of Omni Pod or conventional insulin pump

I'm starting to do research on insulin pumps rather than using MDI. I've gathered from reading here that some people find the ability to ma…

Started by lh378

15 2 hours ago
Reply by Sarah

Pump and Airport Security

For years, I have requested a "search" to avoid walking through the body mage machine with my pump--Medtronic says no, so I don't. I dawned…

Started by Spock

56 22 hours ago
Reply by Maddie

90 Days on the Pump

I wanted to give my initial experience after going from MDI to the Medtronic 530G and Enlite sensor. A quick bio on me: I was Dx with diabe…

Started by ITDiabetic

11 on Monday
Reply by Christopher

Why can't you buy pump supplies at pharmacies?

Wouldn't this make things easier?

Started by Sam Iam

31 on Sunday
Reply by xerox2k2

Using thighs for infusion sets

I need to give the abdomen and upper hip areas a rest. I don't want to use my upper arms cuz the tubing has to be so long and what a waste…

Started by artwoman

14 on Saturday
Reply by artwoman

TSlim review transition from a Ping

Hello to all. I am new to the site but decided to join after I recently found so much good info about comparison of pumps and people’s grea…

Started by Tigger

36 on Saturday
Reply by David Eddy

Mini Med Revel with CGM vs 530G with enlite

I have a mini med Revel insulin pump which has the soft-set CGM sensors. It is 4 years old and I can upgrade to the 530G with enlite. I wan…

Started by Jay

3 on Thursday
Reply by MM

Helping T2 Hubby with ISF Pump Adjustment

Hello Friends, Thank you for all the "Welcome" messages that I received when I first signed on. Since this is my first post, I hope you'll…

Started by brmidi

14 Sep 21
Reply by brmidi

New to Pumping

Hi, I've taken shots for more than 26 years and just starting using the Medtronic 530G pump about a month ago. So far I'm hating it! I'm hi…

Started by mlcarey

13 Sep 21
Reply by acidrock23

Lows blood sugars on the Pump vs Shots

Hello all, I been on the Omni pump now for a few years now and before that I been on insulin shots for all my diabetic life. My question to…

Started by Slvdr

2 Sep 17
Reply by JohnG

RSS

Advertisement



REsources

From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

Where are you Medicare? The elephant was not in the room

  This was the question burning in people’s mind and passionately talked about yesterday and today at the General Sessions of the AACE/ACE Consensus Conference on Glucose Monitoring, an event to bring together in Washington, DC all relevant stakeholders to Read on! →

#MedicareCoverCGM Panel Discussion

If you follow the diabetes online community, you know that #MedicareCoverCGM is a big deal. We have continued to raise awareness on #MedicareCoverCGM because we believe that ALL people living with diabetes should have access to continuous glucose monitors (CGM). With Read on! →

Diabetes Hands Foundation Team

DHF TEAM

Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, Editor, has LADA)

Emily Coles
(Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Development Manager, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)


DHF VOLUNTEERS


Lead Administrator

Bradford (has type 1)


Administrators

Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)

Gary (has type 2)

David (dns) (type 2)

 

LIKE us on Facebook

Spread the word

Loading…

This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information: verify here.

© 2014   A community of people touched by diabetes, run by the Diabetes Hands Foundation.

Badges  |  Contact Us  |  Terms of Service