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elizabeth.redman178's Discussions (47)

Discussions Replied To (8) Replies Latest Activity

"Can't you just tell the test proctor what it is and that you have diabetes. It's a m…"

elizabeth.redman178 replied Jul 29, 2013 to I need quick help! is there any way to make my pdm silent?

12 Jul 31, 2013
Reply by Scott Wilkins

"Man I am so jealous!! I have been wanting the new pods/pdm for so long!!! Good luck…"

elizabeth.redman178 replied Jul 25, 2013 to Setting up new PDM

6 Jul 26, 2013
Reply by SandyG

"I would try medical/sports tape to hold it on. I have never had that problem though…"

elizabeth.redman178 replied Dec 29, 2012 to can I buy something locally to tape my pod on with?

31 Jan 23, 2013
Reply by FHS

"I haven't found any for the PDM but the pump peelz look pretty cool!"

elizabeth.redman178 replied Dec 22, 2012 to Omnipod Covers

9 Dec 28, 2012
Reply by Thomas Moore

"so happy!!! Can't wait to get them!!"

elizabeth.redman178 replied Dec 14, 2012 to IT'S HERE!! Next-Generation OmniPod Insulin Pump Cleared by FDA

24 Dec 19, 2012
Reply by meh_mtl

"I still have some of those "really old" strips. I'm trying to get rid of them lol."

elizabeth.redman178 replied Dec 8, 2012 to Freestyle Test Strips vs Freestyle Lite with PDM = Success!

8 Dec 8, 2012
Reply by Alisonisayoshi

"I'm definitely going to have to tell my supplies company to send lights intead. I wo…"

elizabeth.redman178 replied Dec 8, 2012 to Freestyle Test Strips vs Freestyle Lite with PDM = Success!

8 Dec 8, 2012
Reply by Alisonisayoshi

"I would def. change the basal...its in the settings menu...up it by .1 a little at a…"

elizabeth.redman178 replied Aug 11, 2012 to Changing basal rate? New to this site and Omnipod, please forgive me?

9 Aug 12, 2012
Reply by Steve D




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