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I am so Happy and Proud

Well as most of you know I was on here with a discussion with on a pump and no results. My blood sugars was well in the 300's and 400's and…

Started by Cathy

10 Jul 10, 2009
Reply by Cathy

New to Pumping

Hi everyone. I just got my pump (MM722) about 3 weeks ago and can't believe the difference it has made. My sugars are so much better. I swi…

Started by Miranda Wimberley

4 Jul 8, 2009
Reply by FatCatAnna

Insulet Establishes Eco-Friendly Disposal Program for the OmniPod Insulin Management System

Just got this information... Company is First in Industry to Offer Environmentally Friendly Disposal of Insulin Pump Components BEDFORD,…

Started by Manny Hernandez

1 Jul 8, 2009
Reply by Lorraine

It's Official!

As of today at 11am I am connected to the OmniPod! My trainer Lisa is took about 2 hours. So far its working smoothly! 5 hours a…

Started by Marcia

10 Jul 7, 2009
Reply by Marcia

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




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