"Yea you have Uni-Solve for cleaning, Skip-Prep or IV-Prep for the little extra adhesion, or I use Mastisol for excellent adhesion (sometimes too good) Amy what does Nike say "Just Do It" use IV/Skin Prep turn basal rate down a little and…"
"Do not worry. I swim daily for exercise and I'm an avid boater/sailor that sometimes is more in the water than out on the weekends in the summer. I never had a problem with an inset coming loose (now the CGM transmitter is another story)…"
"Did you get this Vibe in the US or are you on another continent? Trend tells you what to expect so a more detailed time line is nit really needed IOM and I assume you can look at a more detailed history using the Animas PC program or Diasend."
"Even if a warranty runs out your pump will still work. I loved my 2020 and Animas switched to the Ping which I hate I use my Ping pump like the 2020 I just don't use the GM as I have a CGM. So Zoe just keep using your current pump or even if…"
"I used Apidra for years in my Animas 2020 and I had it set for 3 hours also I like Apidra better than all other "fast" acting insulin but I was using a lot and now I'm using the Humalog U-500 which at 5x as strong as standard U-100…"
"As Dave said I too experience the same and after 40 years of MDI and 6 years of pumping still haven't figured out with the help of all professionals how to get a balanced BG. I eat the same BF and lunch every day and my BG's can be all…"
"Melissa I can't remember how I registered but I do know you need a number from your doctors office if it doesn't show in the list. All I know (here in the US) I plug my Seven+ in an USB port on my PC and start Diasend and it automatically…"
"I used EZmanger and agreed with my Dr. office what they wanted to see for reports and then emailed them as for BG meters they down loaded them in the office (as well as the pump) while doing the routine checks (wght. blood pressure, etc) by the time…"
"I've used all three and as show by the answers each body reacts different as some type works better for some people than others. I have to say that Apidra works best for boluses even if you have to combo bolus. I now use a U-500 Humalog and…"
"Dee and Zoe you're right with sometimes wearing it isn't easy accessible all I'm saying the meter can't be read in say like a dimly lit area. Watching Sonia Sotomayor last night on 60 Minutes testing "under" the table…"
"OK so maybe some marketing specialist at J&J reads these comments and can learn from it. Get a Vibe going or let the patient decide how and what to use for their BG monitoring, the 2020 and a good meter was a nice set-up and the Ping didn't…"
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