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What happens when people notice your pod?

Tuesday was my first day wearing my pod. I decided the best first site was my arm (knowing my family would want to see it). Well, dinner t…

Started by daydreamer630Latest Reply

OmniPod Tips & Tricks

Hi everyone - My son, Will, has been on the OmniPod now for almost 9 months and we're still loving it. I thought I would start this thread…

Started by Susan AndersonLatest Reply

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Doctor still in the dark ages

So I had to go to a hospital in another town to see this doctor, semi retired. and when I read his report from my previous visit, he has th…

Started by dishers

9 13 hours ago
Reply by dishers

Pod Problems

I'm in the process of deciding which pump to use. I love the OmniPod because of the lack of tubing. I'm pretty sure I'm going to be yanking…

Started by Bonnie

21 yesterday
Reply by duckatect

Another annoyances, improvements for next generation thread

I really am very satisfied with the Omnipod. Of course, there will always be things that could be improved. Please add your own ideas to th…

Started by Dave

33 Aug 20
Reply by Helmut

Rash from Pod Adhesive

Has anyone had a rash from from the adhesive on the new pods?

Started by Marlon

5 Aug 19
Reply by Jaybear

tips for going to an amosment park. and water park

tips for going to an amosment park. and water park

Started by joey

6 Aug 17
Reply by jms1313

Insulet a non-preferred provider

How many weeks has this been now? Today I found out that Insulet is a non-preferred provider through my medical group, not my insurance! I…

Started by Linny

15 Aug 17
Reply by jbowler

are pods able to go through an MRI????

are pods able to go through an MRI????

Started by joey

5 Aug 17
Reply by Christopher

Insulet, Dexcom agree to develop integrated pump-CGM

This is probably no real surprise, as I'm sure everyone knew the companies were moving in this direction, but it made the business wires la…

Started by Jim

18 Aug 13
Reply by jbowler

Clock on PDM

Does your clock tend to run a little slow on your PDM? I'm finding that I need to reset the time by about 1-1/2 minutes every 3 to 4 weeks.

Started by rgcainmd

6 Aug 12
Reply by Tapestry

Battery change

This morning, I had to change my batteries. This is the second time in the 5 weeks I've had my OmniPod. Both times, it erased all informati…

Started by BennyL

15 Aug 8
Reply by Vince




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