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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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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

23 16 hours ago
Reply by rgcainmd

Variations in BG readings in Dexcom, Omnipod PDM and OneTouch ultra

Hi All, I've been using OmniPod for two months and have been a Dexcom G4 user for about year and a half. Prior to getting onto OmniPod I us…

Started by whoami

16 on Sunday
Reply by Rich890m

Rash from Pod Adhesive

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

Started by Marlon

6 on Sunday
Reply by Rich890m

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

18 on Sunday
Reply by Janet Ballone

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

8 on Sunday
Reply by Rich890m

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 Aug 27
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 Aug 25
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

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

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




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