"I have UHC and had to go through Edgepark because they won't deal with Insulet directly. No issues here at all though. You may want to double check who UHC will allow you to get supplies from elsewhere to avoid a bigger mess. But Edgepark…"
"I actually use both. One for pods (Edgepark) and one for Dexcom (DSC). I like both just fine actually. Edgepark I reorder online, and they send me reminder email. I'm on auto fill so no bumps. I like that. With DSC, I'm on auto fill, so no…"
"I have problems with my legs. I think that is a muscle issue there, for me. Muscle would be an issue for absorption certainly. But it could be a combination of a lot of things. Caffeine spikes some folks. Your medication could be an issue, but if…"
"I've had Omnipod for about 2 and a half years now. I have an almost 3 year old and a 15 month old. They've not been able to knock it off. I did a marathon (26 mile) class 4-6 white water rafting trip with my Omnipod on. Didn't budge.…"
"I'm hoping that with the constant hunger being gone, I may cut down on some portions or snacking, and over time some weight loss will occur. Just give it some time. I don't think my insulin needs were any less from the get go. Now, I have…"
"I've been on it since May. Since I've been consistent with taking it, it has been better, and days. Haven't taken it, I. Have noticed I have some DP issues. I've taken to injecting Symlin about 10 to 15 minutes before I eat, and…"
"Mostly arms. But I rotate in my backside, below my waistline, high buttcheek :) That area works rather well for me. I don't dig wearing it anywhere on my abdomen. My thighs rarely work for me. I bruise and it just hurts there for me. Maybe I…"
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