You're right, Torbot Skin Tac Adhesive Wipes are awesome and stand up to anything! I found the product here on Tu (put "skin tac" in the search). I wear nitrile gloves so I don't have sticky fingers handling the serter…"
"My son had a terrible time with his sites coming off - especially in the summer months. We came across Skin Tac and use that before insertion. It is very sticky and seems to hold it in place for 3 days - thru soccer practice, numerous showers,…"
"We use IV preps as well, there are many different types though. we order them by serial # (unfortunately i don't know it off hand). and those particular ones seem to work best. although with swimming and the hot weather coming up i don't…"
"I have used the quick sets for 5 years without one ever coming off unless I accidently insert it exactly where my the waist band of my pants hits, and it gets caught and pulled off while I am dressing. I think the Quik sets are pretty good, but then…"
I have been using the Quik sets and have never had a problem with them coming off.. .BUT, I decided to try the new MIO sets and have lost at least 4 of them to not being sticky enough and getting hit the wrong way and coming right…"
"I have been most happy using Sure-T's and Hypafix by Smith and Nephew. I use the 4" by 10 yard box and pay around $15 - $20. This box will last me a year if not longer. I am aware that many others also us the Hypafix with great results.…"
hi, Tamara, welcome! I live in northwestern NJ, in Sussex County. just wondering who has diabetes in your life. We have some wonderful groups here for parents - tell me if you are looking for anything special, I'd be glad to help out.
Last month, I had one of the most amazing experiences I have had with technology since I have been living with diabetes. It happened at the Focus On Technology conference organized by Children With Diabetes in Los Angeles (the first Read on! →
REALM Charter is a middle school full of amazing young people eager to learn about World Diabetes Day. Team DHF spent the day with over 300 students and taught them about the Big Blue Test and what they can do Read on! →