"shoshana27 did you click the link to read the rest of Scott's article?
Scott thanks for sharing... I remember once when I was little I had like 5 strips left and I didnt tell my parents until after dinner time, knowing that mail order strips…"
"But that is the point of your DME Medical insurance... .What is the point of paying the premium if you never put anything towards that deductible to get the insurance DME coverage to kick in? Perhaps during your re enrollment period ask to change to…"
"It never hurts to try the 6mm and see if you get different results.... You should call the 24 hour help line at Medtronic and ask for a sample of the 6mm sets. (Number on back of your pump). They may also be able to send out other samples too; they…"
"bummer... most people have these covered under their "durable medical equipment" benefit of their insurance.... between your case, and many other issues with the click wheel; the G4 doesnt seem to want to hold up :("
"I have never done that or heard of anyone specifically doing that scenario; but I did hear Gary Schriner (?) talk about insulin cocktails/ designer insulin doses... where someone would take 3-4 kinds of insulin through out the day based on the meal…"
Yes, it was me with the pod on my calf. The tape was Hypafix, which is the exact tape they use on the pods themselves. Rainne (our local Dallas Insulet rep) gave me a sample. I used every bit of it. Liked it a lot. I just need to get off my butt and order it now!
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