Celeste's Discussions (107)

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"Bought one recently(as a backup) - $500.00"

Celeste replied May 25, 2011 to PDM cost

4 May 27, 2011
Reply by peruvianpasohi

"You should be able to get 10 syringes without a prescription - my inlaws were able t…"

Celeste replied May 24, 2011 to PDM Died

14 May 25, 2011
Reply by Brad Ringer

"My 4 yr old is on the omnipod - so we do have times when we check her before her ins…"

Celeste replied May 8, 2011 to How do you handle IOB with the pod?

15 May 11, 2011
Reply by Kimberly

"I have a 4 yr old on the pod (for 1.5 yrs now) - we have never gotten an occlusion w…"

Celeste replied Apr 25, 2011 to 2 1sts with the pod yesterday

8 Apr 25, 2011
Reply by FHS

"We tend to do it after dinner - since she is 4 and sneaks food - we can monitor her…"

Celeste replied Apr 20, 2011 to Pod Change Timing

8 Apr 23, 2011
Reply by Jeremy and Anne

"My 4 yr old has been using it since she was 2 yr 11 months - the major issue I have…"

Celeste replied Mar 30, 2011 to omnipod and toddlers?

7 Apr 3, 2011
Reply by shzowie

"Haven't seen that yet - hope I don't - that really stinks! Thanks for the heads up -…"

Celeste replied Mar 21, 2011 to problems with BLUE CROSS

17 Mar 24, 2011
Reply by Jeff

"Good news! Fingers crossed that it stays that way..."

Celeste replied Feb 26, 2011 to Taken off the Ominpod for a Pump Vacation :(

33 Feb 27, 2011
Reply by Hockey Mom

"We mostly push down on the nose of the pod - but since she is 4 there is a lot of sq…"

Celeste replied Feb 26, 2011 to Can You Help with Pod Insertion? :) Need the scoop on Pushing Up/Pinching Up/Pushing On Nose

27 Mar 8, 2011
Reply by MaryMary

"I wish they would include food bolus as well - I have a preschooler and it would be…"

Celeste replied Feb 8, 2011 to BOB, when to correct, and general bewilderment

9 Feb 8, 2011
Reply by MelissaBL




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