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Having rollercoaster issues on pump

I have been on a pump since....forever? It's been at least 10 years. Been doing great. Got the new Enlite pump and sensor gear about 6 mont…

Started by MDonellC

11 Jul 1
Reply by jm

ACA Insurance Coverage: From Syringes to Pump

I am a 29 year old T1 diabetic. For a long time I have been uninsured and had been injecting with syringes and vials since it was the cheap…

Started by DFresh

3 Jul 1
Reply by mlebois

football practice???

I am a pump user and have a friend whose son is getting a pump soon. He is also a football player. Is there anyone who has/knows a pump usi…

Started by Sandy Miller

10 Jun 30
Reply by Trevs

An American insurance lament or the battle of the working poor.

About me: I'm a 49 year old male who has been type 1 diabetic for a little over 30 years. I've seen treatment change over the years. Curren…

Started by Rafael

10 Jun 30
Reply by Rafael

T:Slim and air bubbles

Hello T:slimmers! I've been using the T:Slim for about 4 months now, and really like it, with the exception of the bubbles that appear when…

Started by Rodger

4 Jun 30
Reply by Rodger

methods of wearing a pump with a dress/skirt

i try clipping it onto the top of my skirt and putting my skirt over it but then i either get a random weird awkward block sticking out or…

Started by CozyD

38 Jun 29
Reply by donna

What would you like your pump to do?

What (realistically) would you like your pump to be able to do? (By realistically I mean not "instantly cure diabetes" or "fly" haha)

Started by Nerdydude101

34 Jun 26
Reply by Aaron

90 Days on the Pump

I wanted to give my initial experience after going from MDI to the Medtronic 530G and Enlite sensor. A quick bio on me: I was Dx with diabe…

Started by ITDiabetic

9 Jun 26
Reply by Patti

Medtronic 530g my first hand account

There seems to be so many specific forums on the Medtronic 530g with enlite so I am having trouble finding first hand accounts of the new s…

Started by KellBell

44 Jun 26
Reply by Clare

How long have you been on the pump for?

I was just curious how long others have been on the pump for. I have been on the pump for 8 years now and I love it. I never want to switch…

Started by Gabriella

25 Jun 23
Reply by Gabriella

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