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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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OmniPod Newbie Guidance

I am a new OmniPod user, the first few days were perfect however the other day I encountered 2 pod alarms and also an occlusion alarm. I ha…

Started by Steve

24 yesterday
Reply by Sarah

New to Omnipod- can you help me figure out what I am doing wrong?

Hi everyone. I am so hopeful you can help me figure out what I am doing wrong or point me in the right direction to get the help I need. I…

Started by Kay459

33 on Wednesday
Reply by rgcainmd

Sticking Needle

I am on the second box of Pods for this three-box, three month supply. I had no problems with the first box of Pods, but the first five Pod…

Started by SherryAnn

11 on Tuesday
Reply by Mark

New syringe design

So I normally FIFO my supplies, but tonight I was just too lazy to run down stairs for a new box and grabbed the spare pod they shipped thi…

Started by Kate

4 on Monday
Reply by SueSue

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

10 Oct 17

OmniPod and Apidra

I just switched my daughter from Humalog to Apidra this past Friday. I was told that we'd need to change her Pods every two days instead of…

Started by rgcainmd

9 Oct 15
Reply by garidan

Asking for advise before starting omnipod!

Hi, I'm new here so I'm looking froward to any advise :) so due to health issues and insurance changes I am switching to a pump from MDI. I…

Started by Bondedbyblood

15 Oct 11
Reply by Bondedbyblood

United HealthCare and Omnipod

I did the paperwork to start on the Omnipod a few weeks ago. On Friday, I was informed that I was denied "Not medically necessary". So Mond…

Started by Bonnie

21 Oct 8
Reply by Biedronk

Omnipod Tips for a Newbie. :)

Hi everyone. I am new here. I was diagnosed with type 1.5 in November 2011. Just recently I was changed to a type 1. My insulin needs have…

Started by tiffernee

43 Oct 8
Reply by Stress

Issues with the Omnipod 'suspend' option and why it shouldn't be used where 'temp basal' can do the job

On Tuesday I went swimming/diving with my Omnipod. As is normal I entered the water with a blood sugar of about 150 mg/dl and, before doing…

Started by jbowler

9 Oct 3
Reply by jbowler




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