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Omnipod: failure to alarm

Yesterday when I woke up my blood sugar was unusually high (200's). I took my correction factor and went about my day. I started to feel il…

Started by Amy

2 Aug 6, 2009
Reply by Mike

I'm on the pump with insulin!!!

I'm on the pump!!!! I think its gonna be great... The trainer is nice and his wife has had diabetes since she is 10 and is on the pump sinc…

Started by Leanna

33 Aug 6, 2009
Reply by Leanna

Pump Alarms

I have a question about something that just annoys me. I have the Medtronic Paradigm 722 and when I set a temp basal for any length of tim…

Started by Annette Thomas

7 Aug 6, 2009
Reply by Dave    _

New Omnipod PDM

Hey guys, Does anyone know anything about the new pdm that will be coming out for the Omnipod. I went to a conference in Bethesda about a…

Started by Brian Grant

28 Aug 6, 2009
Reply by Aaron

ACCU-CHEK Combo pump

Just received information on this pump. Does anyone have any feedback on it. I will be getting my pump in September and had decided on the…

Started by Colette Henry

8 Aug 6, 2009
Reply by Colette Henry

What do I want/need? Pump, CGM, Pod?

Hello T 1's and their mommies (and daddies). I'm an old T1, a LADA, so I beg your time to help me make the right decision.. I'm a three yea…

Started by Maureen Nolan

32 Aug 5, 2009
Reply by Maureen Nolan

Blue Cross Blue Shield issues and Omnipod in Minnesota

I replaced my Cozmo pump (or I am trying to replace it) with the Omnipod, but Blue Cross Blue Shield Minnesota is being problematic. My pla…

Started by John

13 Aug 3, 2009
Reply by Jim

good and bad with your pump?

I'm looking at getting a new pump, right now I'm using the cozmore. I need some input into other pumps? What do you like and dislike about…

Started by Jessica

7 Aug 3, 2009
Reply by Wendy M

HELP HELP HELP!!!! PUMPS (good or bad)

So at my last visit to my endo he suggested that i look at a pump since i have lowered my a1c and am in much better control of my sugars. T…

Started by Jo

33 Aug 3, 2009
Reply by Dave    _

Got my new pump start date!!

I had mentioned on another thread about a delay in starting with insulin do to being made change trainers and now I have a start date!! now…

Started by Leanna

17 Aug 2, 2009
Reply by Leanna




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