All Discussions Tagged 'security' (11)

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Bad experiences with people since getting my omnipod

Ive only been on the pod for about 3 weeks now, and so far a lot of ups and downs. My depression overall is overwhelming. I don't want to s…

Started by Jolleygirl

5 on Sunday
Reply by Marie B

Pump Protocal at TSA Screening--what do you do?

So pump users, what do you do? I have been traveling a lot for work, and will not go through the new security machines. MiniMed told me tha…

Started by Spock

26 Mar 21
Reply by Michelle

Feds warn PC users to disable Java due to security flaw

This notice is not related to diabetes or TuDiabetes, specifically, but is an important security warning for any of our members and visitor…

Started by Emily Coles

32 Feb 20, 2013
Reply by Holger Schmeken

D and Air travel

i will be traveling in Feb. first time through the airport and TSA with all the gear (pump, insulin, ect) two weeks worth and backup. i'm s…

Started by M

13 Nov 29, 2012
Reply by M

TSA and Pumps

I travel frequently. I had gotten the TSA thing down to a science -- because I have a knee replacement I always opt for the full body scann…

Started by Donna H

11 Sep 25, 2011
Reply by slack

Pump Hackers

My sister sent me the link to this article about the security of wireless insulin pumps and other medical devices. I though I would share h…

Started by Kelly WPA

34 Jun 15, 2011
Reply by Dee

Firewalls/Proxies causing Post Limitations?

In my work environment where I frequently post I have firewalls and a proxy in place for security. Some recent changes have caused weird li…

Started by Brian (bsc)

6 Apr 23, 2011
Reply by Manny Hernandez

Blood meters - can they go thru' the X-ray machine at airport security without being compromised?

There's been alot of discussion lately on TSA beefing up their security as of October 29, 2010 and also for those of us who travel with dia…

Started by FatCatAnna

9 Nov 30, 2010
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Travel insight - St Louis Lambert

Anybody been through St Louis Lambert airport since the recent security scare? I'm in St Louis with my wife visiting our son. Travelling ho…

Started by Joe

2 Dec 27, 2009
Reply by Cara

Airport Travel w/ Pump

Hi, I was recently put through additional airport screening when the security agent manning the walk through scan at security SAW my pump c…

Started by Lori Koch

26 Dec 20, 2009
Reply by Tee




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