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Insulin Pump Problems?

We ran an article on Diabetes News Hound today about a faulty insulin pump that led to the death of its user. You can check it out here: ht…

Started by Christopher Frankie

7 Aug 28, 2009
Reply by FatCatAnna

Pumpers that wanta be ....

Okay I have a question for all you pumpers out there. I am a T-2 with an Ab1-c of 5.8 Dr. is Crazy nuts and thinks this is wonderful. I agr…

Started by Don Kelly

8 Aug 27, 2009
Reply by Don Kelly

QUESTION ABOUT THE PUMP....

I AM CONSIDERING GETTING A PUMP...BUT I AM AFRAID IT WILL MAKE MY TUMMY NOT LOOK SO FLAT ANYMORE....ALSO DOES IT REQUIRE ALOT OF MAITENINCE…

Started by Samara

10 Aug 27, 2009
Reply by Abby

Great news!!!

Well in May I went from MDI to my ping and my A1C was 8 and this morning I got a call and they told me it was 6.4. Yeah that is so much bet…

Started by Cathy

7 Aug 26, 2009
Reply by Cathy

I want my Lot 8s back!

Since I heard about the recall, sent them my unused quicksets, and received the first batch of the new ones it's been nothing but trouble.…

Started by Pavlos

74 Aug 25, 2009
Reply by chris kennedy

New "pod" developments

Hi I have diabetes (1.5) for the last 15 years and have been on shots all the time. I am now considering getting a pump, because we just ca…

Started by Christine

14 Aug 25, 2009
Reply by Christine

just received my omni pod demo kit!

ok im pretty excited about this kit. i have high hopes for this system. it came with plenty of info and a request form to fill out about th…

Started by dsg1987

8 Aug 24, 2009
Reply by Katie Tucker

To suspend or not to suspend, that is the question

If you disconnect the pump, do you also suspend? I was told that I should disconnect and suspend by my CDE and pump trainer. I have read th…

Started by Mike S.

20 Aug 22, 2009
Reply by Brunetta

adjusting basal rates for travel?

Hi all, i was wondering if/how i should go about changing my basal rates--i'll be going to china for 10 days, so about 12 hours time diffe…

Started by Alli

2 Aug 20, 2009
Reply by nel

occlusions on omni pod

Hello! I am new to tudiabetes, so bear with me! My 13-year-old son has been using the omni pod system for about two years. He has started g…

Started by Elizabeth

13 Aug 18, 2009
Reply by Dave    _

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