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Omnipod question.

for those of you on the omnipod i was curious, i am on a different pump and love it, but i was curious. what do you do when you have air bu…

Started by MelissaM

8 Jul 7, 2009
Reply by Jaybear

The Onmi Pod

This Tues (7/7) will be 2 weeks on the Omni Pod.. It is working out just great for me..I am thrilled with it! I highly recommend it!

Started by Dee

3 Jul 5, 2009
Reply by Lorraine

Review: Medtronic Minimed Quickset infusion set

A few weeks ago I conducted an evaluation of various infusion sites sets for my Minimed Paradigm. After writing about the Thinset reservoir…

Started by Henry

6 Jul 3, 2009
Reply by Shell

pump for a toddler?

We are getting ready to put Jude on a pump. He is 15 months old. I am looking for some suggestions on what type you think would be best!

Started by Katie Smith

8 Jul 3, 2009
Reply by Suzanne

276, 249, 213, 264, 297, 261, 67

That was my BG numbers since yesterday at 4:30 when I had the low of 67 mg/dl! and since then it is high!! Am confused!! 67 (4:30pm) 261 (8…

Started by Ahmad

13 Jul 2, 2009
Reply by Ahmad

Changing pod site

How often do you change your pod site? I recently started with the OmniPod (Saturday June 27) and have changed twice already. Just wonderin…

Started by Marcia

5 Jul 1, 2009
Reply by Marcia

Considering a Pump Remote

I am currently using the MM Paradigm 722 pump. I have been considering getting the remote that goes with it for awhile now. I realize some…

Started by Stacey :0)~

11 Jun 30, 2009
Reply by Mommy of Three

Like A Kid At Christmas!

I originally posted this in the T1 Forum and it was suggested that I post it here also. Just got home from a doctor's appointment. I hadn'…

Started by Sareln Pupkies

2 Jun 29, 2009
Reply by Sareln Pupkies

Is the clear insulin pump nice lookng?

I am getting my first pump soon and ordered clear (minimed 722). I was just wondering if you guys that have it like how it looks?

Started by Leanna

37 Jun 26, 2009
Reply by Leanna

Insulin Pump-"Suggestions"

First a little background info. New to tudiabetes as of today 5/15/09. I'm a Type 1 (40 yrs.) Currently using Lantus/Humalog regimen and…

Started by Fred Thompson

21 Jun 25, 2009
Reply by Don




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