"I get a lot of occlusions in that location and also site soreness on a regular basis. I like it because it is protected, but I think it's subject to a lot of motion and maybe rubbing against my pants leg because it's not nearly as reliable…"
"I'm mostly using the same sites (the backs of my upper arms, primarily). I rotate between up and down and right and left and so far have had good luck. I have tried a couple of times on my lower back (just above the beltline). It worked fine,…"
"Keep in mind that a failure is much more likely to be mentioned here than weeks or months of flawless pod performance. I was one of the first on this forum to convert to the new pods and had a horrific failure rate until I was told the proper way to…"
"Interesting responses, because they feel the same to me. I think the lower mass of the pod itself probably helps it stay on better, but in terms of peeling it off at expiration, I haven't noticed any difference."
Jim, here is giving you a warm and friendly welcome to TuDiabetes.com. This is a very neat site/blog that we all use to help and support each other. I hope to see you and your participation often. If I can be of any assistance please feel free to ask. Again, welcome aboard!!
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