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I have had diabetes for 23 years myself. I am T1 also. I am on the MiniMed pump and love it. I don't know about the Ping. It's sounds awesome, but I am not willing to give up my CGMS for that. I LOVE it.
My best friend lives in MD, so I know where Frederick is. :)
I have had Type I diabetes for 44 years, since the age of 7. I have been pumping for 10 years, first with MiniMed. I have been on OmniPod for 4 months but do not like it. Repeated pod failures, unreliable bg's, and skin irritations have soured me on it. I am now considering the new One Touch Ping. Anybody have any thoughts comparing the 2 pumps? I really welcome this site and thank all of you for your insights.
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Last Thursday was November 14, 2013, the day we commemorated the birthday of Frederick Banting. Thanks to him we have insulin today. Early that day the International Diabetes Federation released updated statistics for diabetes worldwide, as part of their update Read on! →