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Should we switch from Animas Ping to Accu-Chek Combo pump for 8yo Daughter? June2014

Started this discussion. Last reply by AaronK Jun 18. 5 Replies

Hi, My 8 year old daughter's been using the animas ping for 4 years and the warranty's expired, so were looking at alternatives, like the accu-chek combo system. We really like having the Ping…Continue

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AaronK replied to AaronK's discussion 'Should we switch from Animas Ping to Accu-Chek Combo pump for 8yo Daughter? June2014'
"Cool, Thanks! Since you guys keep up with Accu-chek, what's the ETA on the Insight? It looks really nice but since it's still not in Europe it could be years before it gets by FDA. Maybe like the animas vibe, that is 3 years behind EU…"
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Marie B replied to AaronK's discussion 'Should we switch from Animas Ping to Accu-Chek Combo pump for 8yo Daughter? June2014'
"Oh, forgot to say, I love the Ultraflex infusion sets. They come in a variety of tubing and cannula lengths too."
Jun 18
Marie B replied to AaronK's discussion 'Should we switch from Animas Ping to Accu-Chek Combo pump for 8yo Daughter? June2014'
"Hi Aaron, I have the Combo and have used Accu-chek pumps for 25 years. I really like it, and I have never had anything but excellent customer care from their team. The trainer I had this time (got my new combo in April) came out to my house twice,…"
Jun 18
AaronK replied to AaronK's discussion 'Should we switch from Animas Ping to Accu-Chek Combo pump for 8yo Daughter? June2014'
"Hi swiss, Thank you. You're spot on about changing devices! While it's a blessing that we have access to these devices, it can be tough to decide what's best, given all the challenges that diabetes throws at us. And there's…"
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swisschocolate replied to AaronK's discussion 'Should we switch from Animas Ping to Accu-Chek Combo pump for 8yo Daughter? June2014'
"I am not a parent, so i cannot give you the first hand experience you are looking for, but i can start with a few notes. I have never used an animas pump, so i cannot really compare this pump, but having guided some dcamps with various kids on an…"
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Should we switch from Animas Ping to Accu-Chek Combo pump for 8yo Daughter? June2014

Hi, My 8 year old daughter's been using the animas ping for 4 years and the warranty's expired, so were looking at alternatives, like the accu-chek combo system. We really like having the Ping meter/remote and had to go without it when she was in a clinical trial that used the Medtronic 530g with Enlite CGM. We dislike the 530g/enlite setup for several reasons, big ones being the lack of the meter/remote and the enlite didn't match the accuracy we get with our Dex G4. The closest ping…See More
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"AaronK, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends."
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At 5:27am on March 30, 2014, Linda G said…

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Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES AARON!!
(You haven't been commenting in a while...I hope everything is OK)
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At 1:31am on March 30, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

AaronK, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

At 2:08pm on March 30, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY is only the beginning Aaron!!
Wishing you all that is good in life and top it
with more happiness and endless love.
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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
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We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!
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At 8:47am on March 30, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Aaron...
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)

At 1:57am on March 30, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,AaronK. I wish for you a most wonderful day.ENJOY!!!

At 12:09am on March 30, 2012, brokenpole said…

Happy Birthday, AaronK!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.

At 8:27pm on March 30, 2011, Linda G said…
Greetings Aaron.....
Hope you had the best of times on your Special Day!
How's everything coming along? Any questions or comments?
At 9:49am on March 30, 2011, Doris D said…
At 11:34am on May 11, 2010, catlover said…
Hi Akidmtco - Welcome to TuD. We are a very friendly and supportive community. We hope you like it here.
At 10:58pm on May 10, 2010, Robyn said…
Hello and Welcome!
 
 
 

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