Scott A. Barnhill
  • 60, Male
  • Virginia Beach, VA
  • United States
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Minimed Quick Connect Quits Connecting

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jennifer Jul 29, 2011. 2 Replies

 

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Scott A. Barnhill replied to Don's discussion 'soon to pump and have question' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"Welcome to pumping. It's a life changing event .... for the better. The basal delivery starts automatically and yes rewinding stops the delivery. So does suspending the pump."
Nov 27, 2012
Scott A. Barnhill replied to Daisy Mae's discussion 'pumpers at the beach(not pool-side)' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"I also live at the beach. I have been pumping for over 15 years and have always worn it to the beach. I have the Medtronic Revel pump now. I simply disconnect it from me when I go in the water. I haven't seen any degradation in the insulin."
Oct 15, 2012
Scott A. Barnhill replied to Leotha Fleming III's discussion 'CGM Management' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"If you don't use your abdomen for the CGM, where do you put it if you don't mind me asking?"
Oct 15, 2012
Scott A. Barnhill replied to Leotha Fleming III's discussion 'CGM Management' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"I just got Medtronics CGM and am disappointed. I had the Dexcom a few years ago, but they upgraded their system which meant I had to buy a whole new system again, so I just went without for a few years. I haven't had the new CGM to stermine its…"
Sep 22, 2012
Scott A. Barnhill replied to Layan's mother's discussion 'Switching from MDI into pump' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"After a short period of time, you find that the tubing is meaningless. I like being able to stick my pump in my pocket while the infusion site is somewhere else."
Aug 1, 2012
Scott A. Barnhill replied to Layan's mother's discussion 'Switching from MDI into pump' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"I too was scared when I first went to the pump. I didn't like the idea of being attached to something all the time. I thought it would be a pain, but after a short time of getting used to it I loved the whole concept, especially the part about…"
Aug 1, 2012
Scott A. Barnhill replied to Chris's discussion 'Any help available anywhere to replace a pump that stopped working' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"Slightly low battery life"
Feb 17, 2012
Scott A. Barnhill replied to Chris's discussion 'Any help available anywhere to replace a pump that stopped working' in the group Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users
"My pump supplier alsways kept be aware of when my warranty was running out so I could get a new pump while it was still under warranty. Your supplier let you down. BTW, I have a spare pump. A Pradigm 522. I had planned on having it as my backup. I…"
Feb 17, 2012

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March 1, 1990
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6.3
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Pump
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Minimed Paradigm Reveal
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At 11:31am on July 15, 2009, Linda G said…

Best Wishes on your Special Day Scott!
At 11:01pm on February 15, 2008, Pam Wesner said…
Hey Scott! We use the same pump. I just got the 522. My 3rd pump. Have you been on the pump long? The ocean in your pic looks great. we have had snow here in Indiana.And Ice! I am happy to have found this site; as it is very helpful to talk to others who deal with the same problems.
At 4:08pm on October 16, 2007, Joe said…
hey scott, welcome! me and Doris are both pumpers too!
At 2:00pm on October 16, 2007, Doris D said…
Welcome to our growing family Scott! Another Type 1 Goody! WE WILL RULE THE WORLD REALLY SOON!!
At 10:54am on October 16, 2007, Chris Bishop said…
Hi Scott
Welcome to the tudiabetes.com family.

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We look forward to hearing from you and sharing your experiences with us.

take care and stay in control.
 
 
 

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