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What Type of Pump

Started this discussion. Last reply by MM May 31, 2012. 3 Replies

Hello All This will be just a short discussion on my question of What Brand of Pump is the Best . I will be ordering a pump system shortly and I am still tossing it back and forth between the Ping…Continue

 

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Howiewho replied to simsonay's discussion 'What's the best case to carry the Animas Ping?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"I have the "PING" and ordered the Free rubber case that was offered when I got my pump as my finger tips are smooth and I have a HARD time grasping most things . I like the rubber case with exceptions as when I try and put inside my shirt…"
Aug 30, 2012
Howiewho replied to simsonay's discussion 'What's the best case to carry the Animas Ping?' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
Aug 30, 2012
Howiewho commented on Manny Hernandez's group 'Animas Insulin Pump Users'
"Just wanted all to know that I was hooked up today with my one touch ping and so far it seems to be working great . I am on the U500 insulin so we ( trainer and I ) are taking it slow with the flow rates . Also I am looking for a case for the pump ,…"
Jul 24, 2012
Howiewho replied to SarahB's discussion 'New Pump!!' in the group Animas Insulin Pump Users
"Congrats to You and Chandler, SarahB . I'm just wondering how you as a new user really likes your Ping . I myself am going to be "hooked up" on the 24 of this month and have been studying so I know as much as possible about the pump.…"
Jul 17, 2012
Howiewho joined Manny Hernandez's group
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For users of any model of Animas insulin pumps.Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin pumps and pump supplies, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association and Insulin for Life, which…See More
Jul 17, 2012
Howiewho liked Manny Hernandez's group Animas Insulin Pump Users
Jun 23, 2012
MM replied to Howiewho's discussion 'What Type of Pump'
"check out replies to a similar question. http://www.tudiabetes.org/forum/topics/pumps-medtronic-v-animas"
May 31, 2012
wolf_03254 replied to Howiewho's discussion 'What Type of Pump'
"I have had the medtronic and now on an omnipod .. my problems all existed because of having to have a device on my hip 24 hrs a day. After a year I was tired of sleeping with the device. No matter which device you choose there are lots of pros and…"
May 31, 2012
JohnG replied to Howiewho's discussion 'What Type of Pump'
"If you use close to 50+ units a day it would be wise to go with a MM723. It will give you about 280u of usable insulin. On sick days this will be a plus."
May 31, 2012
Howiewho liked Stever's discussion Pumps, Medtronic v. Animas
May 31, 2012
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What Type of Pump

Hello All This will be just a short discussion on my question of What Brand of Pump is the Best . I will be ordering a pump system shortly and I am still tossing it back and forth between the Ping and the Medtronic and thought I'd ask for some input from my friends online . Any Pluses and Minuses that can br thrown my way would be great .later All RogerSee More
May 31, 2012
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May 2, 2012
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"WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our…"
May 2, 2012
Linda G left a comment for Howiewho
"We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home Howiewho.... This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends. Take a peek at some the groups when you get a…"
May 1, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for Howiewho
"Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for…"
May 1, 2012
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Apr 30, 2012

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 2 diabetes
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Date diagnosed
August 20, 1991
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.8
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Oral, Shots, Diet and Exercise

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At 5:02am on May 2, 2012, Doris D said…

AWWWW such a cute pic!!!

At 5:01am on May 2, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our forum. To answer any of us back just hit the "comment back "bar under our comments and you will go to our page where you can leave a comment to us and also read abit about us.

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At 5:18pm on May 1, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home Howiewho....
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends.
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups".
Once in, you can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 5:41am on May 1, 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 12:27am on May 1, 2012, brokenpole said…

Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.

 
 
 

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