JBasil
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Help develop a new pump ($125 compensation)

Started Mar 21, 2012 0 Replies

I've been a pump user for 20something years! That's a long time, but pumps work the same way since I started in ~1990. Except for some upgraded features, colors, etcThere is a company developing a…Continue

 

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mikep replied to JBasil's discussion 'Help Design the Next OmniPod!' in the group OmniPod Users
"I'd be interested in hearing how this went also. You should do an East Coast session and I'd be there."
Apr 30, 2012
Erik replied to JBasil's discussion 'Help Design the Next OmniPod!' in the group OmniPod Users
"I should read this site more often... how did this go? Any great ideas surface?"
Apr 29, 2012
Scott Wilkins replied to JBasil's discussion 'Help Design the Next OmniPod!' in the group OmniPod Users
"I'm not in the SF area, but I have two suggestions. 1. Bolus from the pod itself. 2. A bit more rounded/angled on the sides to hide lump better under clothing."
Apr 9, 2012
JBasil added a discussion to the group OmniPod Users
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Help Design the Next OmniPod!

All, if you are interested in helping to develop your next Omnipod, there is a research study ("focus group") going on next week. It's located in San Francisco.WED Apr 4 10-noon (Group for caregivers of kids using OmniPod) WED Apr 4 6-8pm (Group for users of OmniPod) $125 compensation for your timeTo see if you can participate, follow the link:…See More
Mar 30, 2012
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OmniPod Users

This group is dedicated to giving OmniPod users a place to discuss and share our experiences so that we may grow and help each other "make diabetes a smaller part of our lives."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…See More
Mar 28, 2012
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Help develop a new pump ($125 compensation)

I've been a pump user for 20something years! That's a long time, but pumps work the same way since I started in ~1990. Except for some upgraded features, colors, etcThere is a company developing a NEW pump. Anyone interested in hearing?? They are looking for people who currently use Omnipod. We need this kind of revolution!!There is a 2-hour meeting in San Francisco on April 4 (evening). The company will compensate $125 for 2 hours for your participation time. If interested:…See More
Mar 21, 2012
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Jan 9, 2011
JBasil replied to Manny Hernandez's discussion 'Where are the pumpers?'
"MODEL: Current "Pinging" (!). Although prefer Medtronic as a stand-alone pump. SINCE: Pumping since 1991. I guess this is my 20-yr anniversary OA EXPERIENCE: Have enjoyed every minute since '91, every dessert and every skipped…"
Jan 4, 2011
acidrock23 left a comment for JBasil
""The maniac is on the loose" That's great!! Your reading was spectacular! Oscar for best short poem goes to J Basil. I like the blues in the background too, it has a very far off sound drenched in the bright reverb of the coffee shop…"
Jan 4, 2011
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At the Bay Area "No-Sugar Added Poetry" book party

"Hey Manny let me know about the advisory to TuD when you're ready to go. Thanks"
Jul 28, 2010
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At the Bay Area "No-Sugar Added Poetry" book party

"I think this copy is autographed by Manny! Get yours now too."
Jul 27, 2010
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Jul 27, 2010

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How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
info, community
Date diagnosed
August 1, 1979
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.1
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
ping

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At 11:20am on January 4, 2011, acidrock23 said…
"The maniac is on the loose" That's great!! Your reading was spectacular! Oscar for best short poem goes to J Basil.

I like the blues in the background too, it has a very far off sound drenched in the bright reverb of the coffee shop that is pretty much what everything sounds like when my maniac gets loose.
At 3:06pm on July 30, 2010, Manny Hernandez said…
At 9:56pm on July 27, 2010, Manny Hernandez said…
At 12:00pm on July 22, 2010, Manny Hernandez said…
Would you be up for reading one of the poems at the party on Saturday? We think it's going to be about 20 people or so. I could pick one for you if you want me to.
At 7:52am on July 21, 2010, Manny Hernandez said…
Hey! I am happy to see you will be joining us this Saturday. See you there!
At 12:41pm on May 22, 2010, Marie B said…
hello, JBasil, welcome! I used to live in SF, in the Richmond, and also Tiburon. Just went back last summer, and got to meet my hero Manny Hernandez, who started TuDiabetes.
At 8:13am on May 22, 2010, Osob said…

At 1:54pm on May 21, 2010, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR REALLY BIG FAMILY JBASIL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Here's a link to help our new member's get to know us better: http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
 
 
 

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