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Any experience with frozen insulin

I just learned last night that my husband had turned the freezer control on the dorm-size fridge in the basement down to super-cold to chil…

Started by Jan Stetson

7 Sep 17, 2010
Reply by Jan Stetson

How to feel SEXY with the Pod?? :)

This came from a discussion I was having with Spooky.  I'm new to the OmniPod.  I'm a T1 Diabetic on shots for 15 years.  I had it DOWN.  I…

Started by Dana Clark

36 Sep 14, 2010
Reply by Dana Clark

Did I make the right choice?

I have been on a Minimed paradigm 515 for the last 8 years.  I switched to Omnipod about 20 days ago.  most of my pods have failed.  In my…

Started by cyborg mom

9 Sep 14, 2010
Reply by Gina

Insulin on board

Hi everyone,   I have been on pump for 3 months and there is one thing I don't underestand: what is " insulin on board" ?? I see that somet…

Started by MK

8 Sep 14, 2010
Reply by Gil DePaula

Any Podders tried P90X?

I have no idea what's come over me, but since starting on the pod, I have been feeling awesome. A coworker just started P90X and has been t…

Started by Jaybear

12 Sep 13, 2010
Reply by Mike LeBlanc, Jr.

Is it possible to see the current active insulin on board, on the PDM?

I can see it when I bolus, but, is there a way to look up the insulin on board via the PDM at moments when I'm just curious to see what's g…

Started by jojojovich

17 Sep 12, 2010
Reply by Brad Ringer

Future Omnipoder: "Is the POD a step, a climber, a hanger or is it an egg!!!"

Okay, am switching from my Cozmo to your Pod, as part of the procedure my educator gave me a demo pod to wear and see how it feels.I place…

Started by Ahmad

7 Sep 11, 2010
Reply by Dana Clark

Change Pods?

I'm on my third pod now. The first two were fine except for an occlusion that happened, probably because of a bad location. BGs for both po…

Started by FHS

7 Sep 10, 2010
Reply by Steve D

First pod on. What am I looking for when I look into the window?

Ok, so I just got trained, first pod is on. I wanted my first pod to go onto my arm but my trainer was concerned because I don't have a who…

Started by FHS

37 Sep 10, 2010
Reply by Steve D

What comes in the starter kit?

I'm considering the $199 upgrade offer just to give the omnipod a try (more than just wearing the demo pod), but I was wondering, does the…

Started by Sarah

5 Sep 9, 2010
Reply by Sarah




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