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How do you sleep at night?

I have the CGM on one side of my abdomen and the pump inserted on the other side. So I have to sleep lying flat on my back all night. I've…

Started by John Smith

36 Jul 16, 2009
Reply by Sherri

Insulin Pump

Hi all I am 24 year old male and i am type 1 diabetic with lot of variation in blood sugar, my doctor advised me to use insulin pump but I…

Started by joseph mathew

21 Jul 15, 2009
Reply by Unicornzzz

Do I need a pump break?

I have been gone a bit mostly because my sugars are awful. I can not seem to get any place on my body to work with insulin anymore besides…

Started by Laura

14 Jul 15, 2009
Reply by Laura

New 2 Pumping - Knot at Infusion Site

My daughter just completed a saline trial with the Ping Pump last week. 5 days later she still has a slight bruise and a knot about the siz…

Started by Brandy Ryan

2 Jul 15, 2009
Reply by William

Saline start date!!!

My saline date is on friday at 10!!!!!!!!!!! I can hardly wait!!!

Started by Leanna

28 Jul 15, 2009
Reply by Leanna

insulin pump and water parks dont mix

Yesterday I took my kids to Dorney park and Wildwater Kingdom, we decided to do all the water stuff first, I took off my pump and put it in…

Started by lynn smith

15 Jul 14, 2009
Reply by Anna Kingsbury

106...ZzzZZzzZ...114

Am happy, Yesterday I went to bed with 106mg/dl. I know since am on the pump my D educator told me that I need to go to bed with a 150mg/dl…

Started by Ahmad

13 Jul 13, 2009
Reply by Dave    _

My pump came!!!!

My pump came yesterday!! It's a clear minimed 722 and looks great!! The nurse that does the training is going to call me by tuesday to sche…

Started by Leanna

34 Jul 12, 2009
Reply by Leanna

Infusion Set Change and Reservoir question

Due to the Medtronics Quickset recall I have a situation that I haven't had to deal with before. I had to change infusion sets yesterday be…

Started by Pavlos

8 Jul 11, 2009
Reply by Dave    _

Question for Medtronic Paradigm CareLink Users

Has anyone used anything besides the CareLink USB to download data from their Paradigm pump? (I have the USB Medtronic sells but lost it s…

Started by Mommy of Three

10 Jul 11, 2009
Reply by Mommy of Three

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