All Discussions Tagged 'pumps' (38)

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Medtronic CGM & ENLITE Requires $$$$$ and unfair PUMP upgrade

Medtronic has released their new ENLITE sensor which has better accuracy and a shorter needle. It is sold with their new 530g insulin pump.…

Started by flynn

9 Nov 15, 2013
Reply by Timothy

New Tubeless Pump!

I've discovered a new tubeless insulin pump!  It's called the Solo4You, and it's made by a company called Medingo.  I've already gotten the…

Started by Joyce

91 Oct 17, 2013
Reply by Khürt Williams

Which insulin do you use in your pump?

I'm a fairly new pumper (just over five months), and use Humalog in my pump. I've heard some people say that NovoRapid (Novolog in the U.S.…

Started by Jen

40 Sep 9, 2013
Reply by Brunetta

Time-Sensitive: make FDA hear us

We talk a lot about the US FDA in this community.  It's the agency in the US that determines when and if new drugs and medical technologies…

Started by Emily Coles

4 Aug 30, 2013
Reply by Scott A

Insulin on board: pumps and their bolus wizard

Version 2.0: I did some rewording. Thanks for the feedback! Insulin on board (IOB) is a feature of most modern insulin pumps. For our Gluco…

Started by Holger Schmeken

41 Aug 15, 2013
Reply by acidrock23

Insulin pump basal rate settings

I was wondering how many different basal settings you have on your pump throughout the day? I have 8. Just got my A1C done today and it was…

Started by Unknown Diabetic

0 Feb 7, 2013


Smallest Insulin Pump System and First-Ever with a Touch Screen SAN DIEGO, November 16, 2011—Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. today announced tha…

Started by Emily Coles

62 Sep 24, 2012
Reply by Aeon

CNN Article about Women, Fashion, and Insulin Pumps

Came across this article the other day on CNN and it really hit home.  Did anyone else see this?  Thoughts?  I frequently stash my pump so…

Started by MyBustedPancreas

2 Aug 7, 2012
Reply by Maycri

New Smaller Omnipod Wanted!

I just switched from a Minimed Paradigm over to Omnipod about two weeks ago. I'm still trying to determine if it's a good fit for me. My Mi…

Started by JohnK

2 Aug 5, 2012
Reply by JohnK

Is it worth it to buy the omnipod without insurance?

I ask this because my doc wants me to get on a pump system since i'm very active and since my insurance company dropped me the omnipod seem…

Started by Ryan

37 Jul 5, 2012
Reply by christy




From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

Diabetes Among Hispanics: We’re not all the same

US Hispanics are often portrayed in the press as a single, monolithic group. But anyone who has spent any time in San Francisco’s Mission District or the Bronx can tell you, we’re not all the same. Now we’re finding out Read on! →

Diabetes entre los hispanos: no somos todos iguales

Traducido por Mila Ferrer.    A menudo los Hispanos en Estados Unidos son retratados en la prensa como un solo grupo, monolítico. Pero cualquiera que haya pasado algún tiempo en el  Mission District de San Francisco o el Bronx se Read on! →

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