Laddie's Discussions (670)

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"The Omnipod is not covered by Medicare at this time."

Laddie replied yesterday to Medicare coverage approved yet for Omnipod?

2 23 hours ago
Reply by Suhen

"Often you'll read stuff on diabetes message boards about going high when sick. Not m…"

Laddie replied on Wednesday to Sick and sugar won't go up

3 12 hours ago
Reply by Pumped

"My understanding is that Medicaid can be different with each state. I think that it…"

Laddie replied Aug 15 to Medicaid!

8 14 hours ago
Reply by Alyssa

"The Inset 30's are an angled set similar to the Silhouette but they have a built-in…"

Laddie replied Aug 9 to Silhouette Tubing Failure

44 Aug 9
Reply by Laddie

"I tried Cleo's this winter because I know several people who use them and like them.…"

Laddie replied Aug 9 to Cleo 90° Infusion Set any good?

5 Aug 11
Reply by LBREP

"When I switched to Animas, I did try a box of the Inset30's since angled sets work t…"

Laddie replied Jul 20 to Inset disaster.

14 Jul 22
Reply by La

"I use Comfort Shorts with my Animas pump and they are the equivalent of the shorter…"

Laddie replied Jul 20 to Inset disaster.

14 Jul 22
Reply by La

"Agreed. As excited as I am for the Vibe to be released, it's frustrating to know tha…"

Laddie replied Jun 26 to What would you like your pump to do?

34 Jun 26
Reply by Aaron

"Acidrock, have you considered using the untethered approach on your vacation where y…"

Laddie replied Jun 21 to Lantus/Levemir - Trying Discussion Again..ugh!

70 Jun 25
Reply by Sarah

"Sarah, my suggestion to you is to consider using Gary Scheiner's Integrated Diabetes…"

Laddie replied Jun 19 to Lantus/Levemir - Trying Discussion Again..ugh!

70 Jun 25
Reply by Sarah




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