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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

PDM BG meter reading lower than other meters?

Anybody notice this with theirs? It the middle BG ranges up to around 150, my PDM BG reads 10-20 points lower than either my Accucheck Aviv…

Started by FHS

11 Sep 7, 2010
Reply by Schmutz

Drinking and the Big D

This came up in another discussion, and I was wondering, how do you all deal with Drinking and Diabetes?We all know that some alcohol, even…

Started by MaiaJane

12 Sep 7, 2010
Reply by MaiaJane

Really screwed up BG!

Okay peeps...I have been on the Omnipod for just about a month. Everything was going really smoothly in the first couple of weeks...But the…

Started by Shadow

9 Sep 6, 2010
Reply by Shadow

Issue with uploading data from the PDM to a computer

Hi All, I posted this in the general Insulin Pump forum, & only then found out about the OmniPod Users group -- this is probably a bett…

Started by MountainDolphin

9 Sep 5, 2010
Reply by MountainDolphin




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