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K9frizbgirl replied to K9frizbgirl's discussion 'Omnipod and pregnancy' in the group OmniPod Users
"Thanks for answering everyone. When you are pregnant you worry about all sorts of stuff. I have already been thru one pregnancy although I did not wear a pump then but this time I wanted to be a bit more proactive and got on the Omnipod before I got…"
Nov 16, 2012
MelissaBL replied to K9frizbgirl's discussion 'Omnipod and pregnancy' in the group OmniPod Users
"I wore the Omnipod through two pregnancies. Is that what's wrong with my kids? =P Just kidding. Like others have said, the signal is so weak that I think there are far greater risks to your growing child. None of my medical team ever expressed…"
Nov 16, 2012
JennC replied to K9frizbgirl's discussion 'Omnipod and pregnancy' in the group OmniPod Users
"I second the signal being very weak--we can't be very far away from the PDM. I am also pregnant (22 weeks) and have been continuously wearing the pod on my stomach and back. Of all the problems this baby is fighting regarding me being a…"
Nov 16, 2012
meh_mtl replied to K9frizbgirl's discussion 'Omnipod and pregnancy' in the group OmniPod Users
"when I started on omnipod, it was one of my questions. I know that my pump coordinator had said that she has several omnipod cases where the pregnacy went smoothly. however I can't answer to wearing it on the stomach."
Nov 16, 2012
Scott Wilkins replied to K9frizbgirl's discussion 'Omnipod and pregnancy' in the group OmniPod Users
"The radio signal is extremely weak. I don't think there should be any concern. In comparison, the cell phone concerns are about radio signals that are thousands times more strong than the one used in the Omnipod."
Nov 16, 2012
S.C. replied to K9frizbgirl's discussion 'Omnipod and pregnancy' in the group OmniPod Users
"So I can't comment on any scientific studies, but I wore my pod on my stomach for both my pregnancies and never thought about it. I do wonder now that you brought this up. It will be interesting to see what others think."
Nov 16, 2012
K9frizbgirl added a discussion to the group OmniPod Users
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Omnipod and pregnancy

Hi everyone, I am wondering about the safety of Omnipod and pregnancy, in particular the use of the wireless frequency and placement upon the stomach. I asked the customer service person when I last called and she said she had no info and to try googling it, that is how I ended up here. I fully understand that uncontrolled blood sugars are very damaging in pregnancy and managing blood sugar is the primary concern. But as we now know, many wireless frequencies are damaging to the brain of…See More
Nov 16, 2012
K9frizbgirl joined Mathew's group
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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
Nov 16, 2012
Linda G left a comment for K9frizbgirl
"We're so happy that you're finally here! Welcome home!! 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…"
Nov 15, 2012
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"Welcome to our family my friend!!!!! look at the groups and join any u want to. I'm hoping u enjoy it here with us come join uson our live chat at the bottom of our homepage anytime u want to"
Nov 15, 2012
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Nov 15, 2012

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 2 diabetes
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networking & information
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Omnipod

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At 5:30am on November 16, 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 8:10pm on November 15, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home!!
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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At 6:05pm on November 15, 2012, Doris D said…

Welcome to our family my friend!!!!! look at the groups and join any u want to. I'm hoping u enjoy it here with us come join uson our live chat at the bottom of our homepage anytime u want to

 
 
 

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