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Question about poor site absorption

I'm an Omnipod user, for a bit over a year now. I've read here many times about tubed pump users having poor absorption at a site, pulling…

Started by Dave

3 on Wednesday
Reply by JohnG

Newbie at pumping.

I'm new to pumping and this past friday was the first day of being connected to my pump. My nurse, who did the training, told me to change…

Started by Billy

3 on Sunday
Reply by Marie B

Infusion site infection?

So almost a week ago I removed my last infusion site. I am back to doing injections to give my body a break from 17 years of pump therapy.…

Started by A. Barney

6 Aug 5
Reply by A. Barney

Well I tried it - infusion site in left boob

I think it was here at TuDiabetes that I read about some other women trying it. I wanted to give the usual places a rest - so I went for it…

Started by artwoman

101 May 20
Reply by Asma

Upcoming Trip...what to do with my pump and dexcom?

Hi Guys, I've been using my T-slim for a few months now. I'm loving it. I also use a Dexcom G4 which I also really like. I am going on a cr…

Started by Anna

2 Jan 13
Reply by Alycat

A diabetes project...AND I NEED YOUR HELP!

A few weeks ago I came on here and talked about a kickstarter fundraising thing I was doing to get funding for a photo project involving di…

Started by TheDiabetesHero

2 Jan 8
Reply by Piscesyin

Blood around infusion site; is this normal?

So I'm still learning whats okay and not so okay with pump normalities. I located an infusion set near my backside the other day and an hou…

Started by ashleypfuntner

19 Sep 7, 2013
Reply by ashleypfuntner

Tasting insulin?!

I have been on the Minimed Paradigm for a few years, and whenever I do a bolus over about 10 units, I get this horrible taste of insulin in…

Started by T1Teen

11 Apr 24, 2013
Reply by T1Teen

Infusion site change days - BG higher than normal

Hi everyone. I have searched a bit on this topic but haven't turned up much yet. I am new to having a pump and have been on it about three…

Started by Matt Walsh

34 Mar 18, 2013
Reply by LauraS

Infusion Set Changes

So today I put on my 3rd infusion set this morning. Started pumping Aug 8 and wore the first two for 3 days each. The first infusion set wa…

Started by awg0681

12 Aug 18, 2012
Reply by Richard P Cosgrove

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