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Mefix tape rash???

Started Nov 19, 2012 0 Replies

Hi I was wondering if anyone has experienced this? I use the mefix and skin tac liquid to use w my omnipod one of the two is leaving itchy bumps on my skin that won't go away not sure Wat to 'do??

Occlusion occurred???

Started this discussion. Last reply by Terry Nov 15, 2012. 5 Replies

Hey everyone ! I've been on the pump for about two weeks I'm on omnipod and twice I've been alarmed with an alert that tells me an occlusion as occurred and to change out pod ASAP! Had anyone else ha…Continue

 

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Linda G left a comment for Heather Nicole
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY is only the beginning Heather Nicole !! Wishing you all that is good in life and top it with more happiness and endless love. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hey, why…"
Apr 8, 2013
Heather Nicole commented on Mathew's group 'OmniPod Users'
"Omg I had one last night fail at 4 am and I called this morning and I basically had to give a novel and she made me basically give all other errors damn my sugars are staying high because some pods arnt working and waking my ass up in the weeee…"
Dec 14, 2012
Heather Nicole replied to KaseyK's discussion 'Advice for itchy skin under pod?' in the group OmniPod Users
"I've been getting bad rashes too my dr said to put benedryl spray on the site but doesn't really help I just ordered some cavilon hopefully they work I'm running out if sites to put pod everywhere I put it a new rash develops!!!"
Nov 24, 2012
Heather Nicole replied to Timothy's discussion 'TB VACCINE reverses T1 diabetes!!!, another vaccine story, makes me wonder'
"So did they find a cure? Technically"
Nov 19, 2012
Heather Nicole posted a discussion

Mefix tape rash???

Hi I was wondering if anyone has experienced this? I use the mefix and skin tac liquid to use w my omnipod one of the two is leaving itchy bumps on my skin that won't go away not sure Wat to 'do??
Nov 19, 2012
Terry replied to Heather Nicole 's discussion 'Occlusion occurred???'
"I've only had one occlusion in the four months I've been on OmniPod. It happened on the first, now only, time I put it cannula side down on the back of my arm. The system rudely woke me up with a continuous alarm during my planned last…"
Nov 15, 2012
Heather Nicole replied to Heather Nicole 's discussion 'Occlusion occurred???'
"Yah I had a rep call me today and I mentioned this to her and she said if its where tissue blocks the tube that can occur and when I workout to tape up to Mae it extra secure I just have wasting pods and insulin"
Nov 15, 2012
HPNpilot replied to Heather Nicole 's discussion 'Occlusion occurred???'
"In a year on the pod, I've never had an occlusion alarm."
Nov 15, 2012
Heather Nicole posted a discussion

Occlusion occurred???

Hey everyone ! I've been on the pump for about two weeks I'm on omnipod and twice I've been alarmed with an alert that tells me an occlusion as occurred and to change out pod ASAP! Had anyone else ha these my doc told me its blood in the cannula ... Is there a way to prevent this??? It's getting aggravating!!!
Nov 15, 2012
Heather Nicole posted a status
"I just received my shipment date for my omni pod I start m training in two weeks!!!! I'm nervous but very excited :-)"
Oct 17, 2012
Heather Nicole left a comment for Bowinkle
"Hey girlie ... Trust me I know the feeling and yes every doctor I go to non diabetes related constantly throws it in my face as if I don't remember each day what I have to live with. But to answer your question yes and no it gets easier.... You…"
Oct 8, 2012
Bowinkle left a comment for Heather Nicole
"Hi Heather! It is good to know that I am not the only one that feels this way. I keep gettign advice from people without diabetes and it drives me crazy, like how could you possible know what I have to deal with every day. Anyway, here you are 9…"
Oct 8, 2012
Linda G left a comment for Heather Nicole
Sep 23, 2012
Doris D left a comment for Heather Nicole
"WELCOME TO OUR FAMILY MY FRIEND!!!!!! Please enjoy it here with us!!!here'a a link to get u on ur way with us http://www.tudiabetes.org/notesto comment back to us just hit the "comment Back" bar under our comments"
Sep 22, 2012
Heather Nicole commented on Mathew's group 'OmniPod Users'
"I've been on shots past 10 years and recently I've had battles with high blood sugar so I've decided noes the time.... Does it fall off or is there a lot of failures? I really want it because I want the freedom and I can tuck it under…"
Sep 21, 2012
Heather Nicole left a comment for Micaht22
"Hey I'm think of switching to pod? Is it worth it?"
Sep 21, 2012

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
Meeting Others just like me!
Date diagnosed
February 15, 2003
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots
What pump model do you use, if any?
Looking onto going omnipod next month :)
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I am. 24 year old professional and college student ... I have had diabetes for ten years and have been on shots since.... After a recent complications w high blood sugar I have decided to go on the pump!!! Yay! :-)

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At 4:44am on April 8, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY is only the beginning Heather Nicole !!
Wishing you all that is good in life and top it
with more happiness and endless love.
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!
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At 1:42am on April 8, 2013, brokenpole said…
Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.
At 3:29pm on October 8, 2012, Bowinkle said…

Hi Heather! It is good to know that I am not the only one that feels this way. I keep gettign advice from people without diabetes and it drives me crazy, like how could you possible know what I have to deal with every day. Anyway, here you are 9 years later, does it get easier?

At 11:01am on September 23, 2012, Linda G said…

At 6:45am on September 22, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR FAMILY MY FRIEND!!!!!! Please enjoy it here with us!!!
here'a a link to get u on ur way with us http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
to comment back to us just hit the "comment Back" bar under our comments

At 11:41am on September 21, 2012, Marie B said…

Heather, please join this group

http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/omnipodusers

At 6:14am on September 21, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!

At 5:44am on September 21, 2012, Stress said…

Welcome to a great site!

 
 
 

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