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How often do you get false readings?

It seems like I am getting a false reading like once a week.  I'll test and it'll say 205 and then I test again and its 110.  Or it'll say…

Started by Rich

1 Nov 19, 2010
Reply by Anngelia

Pod Only Lasting for 2 1/2 Days on Little Person

We have had my son on the omnipod for about 4 weeks.  We have had a very hard time with site failures (and screeching pods).  For several p…

Started by Jen in CO

4 Nov 19, 2010
Reply by typeIIjan

New to Omnipod

I will be starting on the Omnipod on Friday after being on a traditional pump for the last 6 years. I decided to go tubeless because of my…

Started by Marlon

19 Nov 18, 2010
Reply by DanaB

Positive Omnipod trial for a desperate kitesurfer; now I need the real deal!

Hi all, I wanted to share my recent experience of the Omnipod with you, especially those of you who might be involved in watersports, as I…

Started by Pete Shaw

11 Nov 17, 2010
Reply by Pete Shaw

Insulin from pens

I have found myself in a little pickle. Tonight while getting ready to go to work I had a seizure causing me to drop my last vial of NovoLo…

Started by Miss Miss

5 Nov 16, 2010
Reply by Miss Miss

New Omnipod User

Hi !!  My daughter (7 years old and diagnosed one year ago) just started on the Omnipod this past Wednesday so this is her fourth day -- we…

Started by mel

16 Nov 16, 2010
Reply by daneenm

Dropped Pod

Hello,     Is it OK to use the pod if it was dropped on the hard wood floor before filling with insulin? It wasn't really high (about 1-2 f…

Started by serge28

7 Nov 16, 2010
Reply by Brad Ringer

When are smaller Omnipod's coming?

Sorry if this has already been discussed, but has any one heard when the smaller pods are going to be available. I had heard from a reputab…

Started by Gail

17 Nov 13, 2010
Reply by Pete Shaw

Omnipod/ Dexcom and the GRE's

The other day I took the GRE's at a Prometric testing center here in Austin, TX.  Granted I have taken them before (over 5 years ago) with…

Started by ginny-e

9 Nov 13, 2010
Reply by FHS

New to OmniPod

Hi guys i have been interested in the omnipod for a while now and have already talked to my doctor and sent the forms in last week. Just go…

Started by Josh Winters

12 Nov 13, 2010
Reply by Josh Winters




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