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Got my Freestyle Libre today

I received my Freestyle Libre today. Not easily done because of the controls that Abbot puts in place to ensure you can only buy it in appr…

Started by Christopher

33 on Saturday
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Insulin Pump as a Circus Performer??

I'm hoping to get some insight from others that are using the pump and may be in a similar situation to me. I am a type 1 diabetic and have…

Started by Jaymie-Leigh

10 Feb 25
Reply by Clare


Well here I am again just one year out from replacing my pump. At least now there is a choice. I see that the Animas Vibe has integrated CG…

Started by Timothy

21 Feb 23
Reply by Susan Van Abs

Is it okay to use metformin while you are on an insulin pump and CGM?

I used to be on metformin as well as glyburide and Januvia. However,at some point, my blood glucoses started to be really high and doctor s…

Started by Sandy

18 Feb 18
Reply by jewels

Tandem Diabetes Care Announces FDA Clearance of the t:flex™ Insulin Pump

Largest-capacity Insulin Pump Cleared for People with Greater Insulin Needs SAN DIEGO, January 12, 2015 Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc. (NASDAQ…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

4 Feb 12
Reply by clau

Support the Spare a Rose campaign by test-driving a new insulin pump, for free

The annual Spare a Rose, Save a Child campaign is in full swing!!  During the past two years this campaign has had tremendous success in ra…

Started by Emily Coles

2 Feb 11
Reply by Sheepdogs

Do you have problems on the third day?

We've heard some buzz about this and wanted to check it out directly with The People:  do you notice a difference in your blood sugars on…

Started by Emily Coles

63 Feb 11
Reply by jjm335

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

medtronic 640g - Offical Details and photos

I have been searching for more info on the forthcoming medtronic 640g here are the pdf files from the australian website looks good ! happy…

Started by CGM & PUMP FAN

15 Jan 31
Reply by Smile

Scar Tissue strikes terror into my heart

The last two weeks have produced two days that could be called "extreme excursions" for me. Why, you ask? Because of scar tissue! See if yo…

Started by Mike Ratrie

22 Jan 28
Reply by Mike Ratrie




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