All Discussions Tagged 'pod' (24)

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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

8 on Saturday
Reply by Christopher

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
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
Reply by Rafael

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

97 Jun 23
Reply by Michael O

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
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
Reply by 2hobbit1

New T1 Diabetic

Hi all! I am new here to the forums. I was diagnosed 2/26/14 with Type 1 (at 27). It was certainly a huge shock to me. I was under the very…

Started by JmeCoakFarmer

4 Jun 11
Reply by Melitta

Does OmniPod continue working past 72 hours?

Hi, I started using the OmniPod about a month ago and I've heard rumors that after 3 days, it will continue to pump in your basal rate for…

Started by MarlboroNick

2 Jun 8
Reply by LizBa

Omnipod Pump/ Medicare

My son is disabled and a Type1 diabetic. He turns 26 in Dec and will no longer have our Blue Cross Health Ins. He will only have Medicare.…

Started by S3GL

4 Jun 6
Reply by S3GL

One week on omnipod and many issues

we have my three year old on omnipod and in the past week we have not had but one pod stay on for the full 3 days and when we removed the p…

Started by Robin

4 Jun 6
Reply by Robin

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