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Snap Strong and Simple Challenge

Hey Insulin Pump Users, The good people at Asante Solutions - maker of the Snap pump - just started a program called "Snap Strong and Simpl…

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Affordable Care Act and Pump supplies.

Please ignore if you are not in the States... Does anyone know how the Affordable care Act plans cover Diabetic supplies? I have searched e…

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Medtronic Announces Approval of MiniMed 530G with Enlite

Minimed 530G with Enlite MINNEAPOLIS – September 27, 2013 –Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration…

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Omnipod and Dexcom software

Is there software that will take both Omnipod and Dexcom data and display as one?

Started by Todd

25 21 minutes ago
Reply by Clare

Travelling to Europe with insulin pump

I have been to medtronic website to see what I need in preparation for my trip to Europe. This is my first trip ever to Europe and my first…

Started by Chris

4 4 hours ago
Reply by Lemonz

Fun Things To Do While Hospitalized

How do you make hospital pharmacist's head explode? Ask them what adjustments to make to an insulin pump's setting when you put the pati…

Started by brboyer

6 on Monday
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Asante Snap Trial, Week One

I caught the Asante Snap video-chat here on TUD a year or so back and was very interested. I was only about a year into switching from MDI…

Started by DrBB

13 on Sunday
Reply by Terry

Screw Obama-care!! Help!!

I used to pay $120 for a 90 supply of Novolog last year thru Aetna mail order. My policy is the same HMO only change is that it now meets t…

Started by alisasecaida

29 on Saturday
Reply by jbowler

Animas ping changed time after battery change

I am posting this here because I want to see replies directly to my question (rather than posting on the Animas group). When I changed the…

Started by artwoman

7 on Saturday
Reply by Annabella

Surgery - can you keep your pump on?

I am scheduled to have a relatively minor surgical procedure. It should take around 30 to 45 mins but will involve a general anaesthetic. T…

Started by jjm335

6 on Friday
Reply by Marie B

Finally started pumping

I just registered on the website and this is my first post. I've got T1 and I had been using MDI before I finally decided to get a pump. My…

Started by vladi

27 on Friday
Reply by Jeffythequick

isolation tank + T1D

Hi! Weird question, but I'm going to throw it out there anyway. I was wondering if anyone out there (with Type 1) has ever used an isolatio…

Started by Sarah Pearl

5 Jan 20
Reply by jbowler

Animas pump anyone having problems when ordering supplies?

Every time I order new supplies from animas its a huge headache. I always have to follow up with thenm to get my order going. Anyone else h…

Started by adam nash

2 Jan 17
Reply by Jeffythequick




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