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Bad pods

Ok ... I just had to change out a pod due to the pod releasing from the tape while I slept last night. I was hoping I could use some tape t…

Started by Dotcomguy

18 Dec 18, 2010
Reply by Natasha Bowlds

Pod Change Times?

How fast are your Pod changes?  Does anyone keep track?  I am a bit competitive even with myself so I have been trying to get into the minu…

Started by Seth

16 Dec 17, 2010
Reply by Natasha Bowlds

PDM Battery Usage

Hello All... I just started with my OmniPod yesterday!! My questions for all of you experienced folks out there: 1) How long do the 2-AAA…

Started by Acoustic Avenger

20 Dec 16, 2010
Reply by Nancy

wacky PDM???

I don't *think* this is the day when supernatural forces convene around my little town in Kansas or anything, but I have had a day with the…

Started by Rebecca

8 Dec 16, 2010
Reply by CaseyK

Error Codes

Does anyone have info. on the error codes?  I've been running great for 8 months and today I had 2 pods error right after they finished pri…

Started by Schmutz

4 Dec 16, 2010
Reply by Tonya H

My son uses the omnipod and we're dealing with dinnertime lows PLEASE READ AND ADVISE!

Hi Everyone, I am new to this group. I just found the site today.  I am so excited to have found you!!  My son is 10- he was diagnosed on 1…

Started by Christophersmom

11 Dec 15, 2010
Reply by Nancy

I'm new as of yesterday

Ok here goes. I'm a newbie as of yesterday to the forum and the omnipod. I have an easy question probably. What does it mean when the pod c…

Started by Dotcomguy

9 Dec 15, 2010
Reply by Dotcomguy

I think I solved the butterfly test strip/omnipod issue.!!!!!

I used code 12 on the omnipod for the butterfly test strips.  I have been doing this for 2 days and comparing it to my one touch and my "cl…

Started by Rich

23 Dec 14, 2010
Reply by Rich

BG after pod change

I'm curious to find out if other people have trouble with high bg right after you change the pod. Today when I changed my pod my bg was gre…

Started by Anngelia

21 Dec 13, 2010
Reply by Anngelia

OmniPod and Type 2

I am type 2 and want to start on the Omnipod but my insurance wont cover it because im type 2 instead of type 1. Is there ways around this?…

Started by Sierra

1 Dec 12, 2010
Reply by Anngelia




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