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Running with pump

Hi all,I just wanted to let everyone know about my new blog: It's all about my journey as a type 1 diabetic, ne…

Started by Katie

0 Apr 9, 2010

Getting a new pump. Anyone have any suggestions?

I currently have the minimed paradigm insulin pump but it is time to get a new one. I really like to idea of not having wires which the omn…

Started by Dani Brabaw

7 Apr 8, 2010
Reply by Nell

Wal-Mart Insurance will not cover a pump!

I'm a bit shocked and confused with my insurance coverage as a Wal-Mart employee in Canada. I've been denied an insulin pump.  They will co…

Started by Desdemona

25 Mar 30, 2010
Reply by Desdemona

Last Letter, First Letter !!!! (Game)

Alright my "Dia B Peeps" here is a game for you! I say a word you follow it with a word that begins with the last letter of the word I sa…

Started by Gabriel

151 Mar 25, 2010
Reply by Gina

Insulin question!

I recently switched from using insulin pens to pumping. So far, so good--I'm in better control than I have been in a long while! Here's my…

Started by literaryweasel

8 Mar 24, 2010
Reply by Nell

How Can I Get Where I Need to Be? I HATE THIS STUPID DISEASE...

Hello all... I don't know how exactly to breech this topic but to really just dive right in... I'm 25 y.o.... been diabetic since the age…

Started by C.J. Baker

46 Mar 24, 2010
Reply by KimKat

Using an AED re: a pump or a cgm ????

Last night I took a certification class for CPR and using an AED (mobile defibrilator) device..   In order to guarantee correct readings th…

Started by Stuart

5 Mar 19, 2010
Reply by C.J. Baker

Project Insulin Pump

April 1st is my first pump (april fool's day:/)     i want the OmniPod sooooooooooo bad. i don't like the idea of tubing. if i can't get th…

Started by Sadie Mae

11 Mar 17, 2010
Reply by Sarah Kay

Pump supplies for Cozmo pump

My CDE said she had some supplies to start me up on the Cozmo again.  Just to see if pumping is problem or OmniPod is problem.  What she ha…

Started by Marcia

3 Mar 6, 2010
Reply by Kristin

Any other pumping lifeguards?

I got a job as a lifeguard this summer and I wear a minimed pump. Been pumping for 10+ yrs and usually when I go swimming I just take it of…

Started by Kayla

4 Mar 4, 2010
Reply by MaiaJane




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