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Black Meter Remote Case Replacement

My daughter uses a ping and is about to start back to school. Since black isn't her color, I was wondering if anyone makes a better looking…

Started by Jimmy Lindsey

6 Aug 14, 2009
Reply by Unicornzzz

Asking for carb menu - no, I'm not on a diet

Okay, my rant for the day! There are times I absolutely hate asking for carb menus. Last night I got that "oh, darling, you don't have to w…

Started by Candice Carr

7 Aug 12, 2009
Reply by Candice Carr

hockey puck pump thing under the skin from the early days of pumping..

A few weeks ago someone posted a link to a newscast from the 70's or 80's. I cannot find it.. but I wanted to show it to a friend.. Help!

Started by Wendy M

4 Aug 12, 2009
Reply by MelissaM

Bolus and Basal

I have looked for this information but maybe I need to look for it in better ways because I'm sure it's there somewhere on the forums or el…

Started by John Smith

5 Aug 12, 2009
Reply by Alessandro

Animas v. MiniMed

Hi, I'm hoping to be on an insulin pump by December. After studying the available pumps, I've narrowed it down to MiniMed and Animas. I re…

Started by Patrick

19 Aug 12, 2009
Reply by FatCatAnna

The Dreaded No Delivery Alarm

I hate them! I've been getting these pretty frequently lately, and today was the last straw!!! Only happens during a bolus. My #'s are ok.…

Started by Di

32 Aug 10, 2009
Reply by HilRE

Does any use Medtronics Real time continuois glucouse monitoring for paradigm 722

I have the cgm for my pump. I have had it for a week and it seems to work sometimes. The other times, it sends my pump into an alarm for a…

Started by Hal Goldstein

14 Aug 10, 2009
Reply by Dave    _

New MM Skins (customizable option, too!)

A company called SkinIt (Medtronic has them on their website if you look on the front page) is now offering loads of new skins for the MM!…

Started by Danielle

4 Aug 9, 2009
Reply by Leanna

stressed out! need an ansewr to this question!

I'm waiting for a phone call back from my pump trainer right now, just so you know. I am wondering how long it takes for your basal rates t…

Started by Tracy Malloy

24 Aug 8, 2009
Reply by Jan

Weird Lump At Injection Site

I have been on a Paradigm 722 for 2 years now, using a 17mm Silouhette(sp) infusion set. Only a couple of times have I noticed that the are…

Started by Christine Starke

6 Aug 7, 2009
Reply by Christine Starke




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