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Insulin Pump Users Forum (2,265)

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Fifty-50 medical

Has anybody ever tried their infusion sets. The food is pretty good, but just discovered that they have infusion sets that fit MM and other…

Started by Mike S.

4 Nov 6, 2009
Reply by Mike S.

Started on the pump today

This morning I switched from MDI to a MM722 pump. I had a 9 o'clock appointment at my Endo's office with my PA and pump trainer. I did a lo…

Started by Richard P Cosgrove

15 Nov 6, 2009
Reply by Mike S.

Looking into a pump for my 17 mth old...

Hey! My son was diagnosed in August with T1. The pedi. endo. just suggested the pump at his last appointment. We are going to be attending…

Started by Danielle Walker

6 Nov 6, 2009
Reply by Asma

Proposed Healthcare Bill

"The House bill includes about $20 billion in fees over 10 years for medical device manufacturers." What does that mean for us?

Started by Robin M

10 Nov 3, 2009
Reply by Elizabeth

Forgot to Bolus and feeling kinda dumb about it...

The tital pretty much sums it up. I ate dinner around 7:30 then at aprox. 9:45 I thought about it that my pumps 2 hour bg reminder should m…

Started by Leanna

10 Nov 3, 2009
Reply by Leanna

Omnipod newbie - Love it

Just wanted to say, that I am a newbie to the Pod. Started in September, and all I can say is I love this thing....I pumped for 5 years wit…

Started by Brandon

6 Nov 3, 2009
Reply by Christine

How did your endo convert you from MDI to Pumping

I have been wanting to make the jump to the Pump. My Dr has been working with me to change my MDI for about six months. He has been changin…

Started by DARGIRL

4 Nov 3, 2009
Reply by Christine

Which infusion set?

My daughter has a Cosmo pump and is using the Comfort short infusion set. We would like to try other types that have an inserter to make it…

Started by Jamie Woodruff

3 Nov 2, 2009
Reply by Unicornzzz

Advice on Omnipod ?

Hi all D friends, I was diagnosed a year ago (Type 1) and I got a lab here in Bogota to "use" me as a test patient for the Omnipod, I'm in…

Started by Santiago Jimenez

4 Nov 2, 2009
Reply by Santiago Jimenez

Minimed Supplies- Is re-order automatic?

I am new to pumping. In fact I go this Tuesday for pump start. Do I have to order supplies from Minimed or will MM send them every three mo…

Started by Richard P Cosgrove

3 Nov 2, 2009
Reply by Shannon




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