All Discussions Tagged 'pod' (28)

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Bruising, Bleeding, and Pain, Anyone?

So, I started the omnipod back in July and am finding that I run into a lot of bruising, bleeding, and pain...I can understand if the pod g…

Started by casala

0 Feb 10

Omnipod's Freestyle test strips & Medicare

I was just told that Abbott will no longer allow the Medicare approved supplier to provide the Freestyle test strips; they will only be sol…

Started by annecy

6 Dec 17, 2014
Reply by annecy

Dissecting an Omnipod

My daughter approached me yesterday needing a battery for one of her small toys, and it looked very similar in size and shape to what I rem…

Started by Christopher

14 Nov 28, 2014
Reply by Buckley83

pros and cons of Omni Pod or conventional insulin pump

I'm starting to do research on insulin pumps rather than using MDI. I've gathered from reading here that some people find the ability to ma…

Started by lh378

22 Oct 9, 2014
Reply by eddieg

OmniPod Occlusions

I have been a pump user since 10/2005. I started with the Medtronic Paradigm and used their pumps for 8 yrs. In the past year, I have tried…

Started by BayBornTarHeel

13 Oct 3, 2014
Reply by Leah

Tubed pump users: Why do you prefer over Omnipod?

First: This is not to be an "us" vs. "them" sort of thread, people, please. Both tubed and patch-based pumps are incredible technologies th…

Started by Dave

100 Sep 13, 2014
Reply by artwoman

Scar tissue prevention techniques?

Just learning where to post things on this site :) Already posted this in a group and now trying the forum too...I read some past posts but…

Started by jenndaloop

6 Aug 6, 2014
Reply by jenndaloop

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, 2014
Reply by Rafael

Thinking of going back to a pump

Hi gang, This is my first post on here...I don't get on very much but I'm looking for suggestions of a pump. I was diagnosed about 5 years…

Started by cassieb92

13 Jun 22, 2014
Reply by Anna-Kate

Medtronic to Pod

Hi everyone Question! I just changed from a Medtronic to a Pod about 3 months ago. I usually need very little insulin to get through my da…

Started by Ali

10 Jun 21, 2014
Reply by 2hobbit1

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