New insulin pump from Tandem, the T:Slim touch screen insulin pump.
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I'm finally ready, and excited, about moving to a pump for the first time. After meeting with several manufacturer reps and doing lots of online research I've decided on the T:slim pump and the Dexcom sensor. My problem is with my Endocrinologist.…Continue
I've been using the tslim since February. By far, my biggest frustration has been with the loading process and the bubbles that I'd continue to find in my tubing for the next three days. Tandem support told me to make sure that I was using room temp…Continue
Hey folks! Today I started pumping insulin. Already I love how much easier it is to bolus, and I'm looking forward to having meals with people where they're not nearly done eating before I even get to my first bite what with mucking around with pens…Continue
I got started on the t:slim on Friday with an internet training session with Deb. That went well, but while I was on the training call my FIRST EVER traditional infusion site gave me an occlusion. Within 5 minutes. In my (typically, at least for…Continue
Hi guys,A little background:2 years on Omnipod (still in contract)21% failure rate with new podsAllergies to adhesiveMaxed out this year for out of pocket ---I'm hoping to get out of my job, which means new insurance. I might also get laid off soon…Continue
So I ordered the t:slim on Thursday and received it the next day. Now I have to decide on a in network distributor for supplies. Since T:Slim is not in network, I can't order from them.I'm down to Edge Park or Diabetes specialty center?The main…Continue
I just got my t:slim and will be starting on it tomorrow. I was looking at the t:case that it came with and it seems like the clip on it isn't very sturdy. Does anyone have the t:clip (the one that comes in colors)? If so, do you like it more than…Continue
I thought maybe someone else might like seeing the inside of the Tslim cartridgeMy old cozmo would still deliver insulin when the pump said zero units - it would still deliver some bolus - the Tslim doesnt - when its zero its ZERO - ALL DELIVERY…Continue
I've had my T slim about 5 months and it is getting little raised like bubbles on the back of the pump. The paint is also chipping off around the cartridge area. And the rubber charging port cover ripped off (well not really off, it ripped in half…Continue
Hi all, I'm trying to find a new pump. On the mm one at the moment, and am impressed with the tslim. Just had a demo with a rep, and she mentioned they are made of aluminum. Is there anyone out there that goes threw metal detectors with theirs? I…Continue