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  • Hillsborough, NC
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annecy replied to Cocheze's discussion 'High blood sugars - what is it?' in the group OmniPod Users
"#3. I have to bolus about 5 carbs/1 cup of coffee. #2. I have to compensate for unusually high/low activity. For example, my endo told me to try 15g of carb per 45 min of high activity & that turned out to be about right. #1. & #5. My CDE…"
Apr 7
annecy replied to TJB's discussion 'Anxiety over changing Omnipod site' in the group OmniPod Users
"I wonder if you could "reframe" the clicking sound. For example, some physical therapists say that the discomfort you might be feeling during stretching/exercise is the pain leaving your body. Maybe suggest that the clicking is a special…"
Mar 11
annecy replied to Matt J's discussion 'Hot Bath, Omnipod, and High BG' in the group OmniPod Users
"My guess would be that "sick" is the most likely cause of high sugars. I've read many people here take saunas, hot baths, hot tubs, etc without adverse effects. I was confused about your post re eating a snack when sugars are close to…"
Mar 1
annecy replied to Kate's discussion 'Test Strip Recall' in the group OmniPod Users
"Thanks so much for your instant reply- I had such a slippery grasp on the situation I was floundering. The back up meters I have I now are the ones that were recalled/made so long ago that no one even remembers them. Thanks again."
Feb 26
annecy replied to Kate's discussion 'Test Strip Recall' in the group OmniPod Users
"Thanks so much for the calm, cool clarification."
Feb 26
annecy replied to Kate's discussion 'Test Strip Recall' in the group OmniPod Users
"So confusing to me... I now have: 1. a new Freestyle Lite meter (ONLY uses Freestyle Lite strips 2. a new Freestyle Freedom meter 4. 400 new Freestyle strips Are these replacement strips now good in the PDM & the Freedom meter? Should I trash…"
Feb 26
Linda G left a comment for annecy
"♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫ Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES…"
Jan 9
rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for annecy
"Annecy, 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."
Jan 9
annecy replied to Dondi's discussion 'Omnipod (New Version) Failures' in the group OmniPod Users
"Who told you you had to have high blood sugar for 24 hours before deciding to change a pod? Your endo? customer service? The higher your BG level is, the slower it will come down-however if bolus corrections don't START to bring down the…"
Jan 3
annecy replied to Dondi's discussion 'Omnipod (New Version) Failures' in the group OmniPod Users
"I'm so sorry you're having so much trouble now. I don't know if my experience will be of any use, but I offer it in hopes that it might. With the old system, I regularly had post-change highs so I started changing just after…"
Dec 3, 2013
annecy replied to Budababe's discussion 'Help! Just found out that Medicare DOES NOT cover Omnipod:insurance/providers had OKd' in the group OmniPod Users
"I was hoping to find out more about your coverage-sounds ideal. Is this a plan through Blue Cross Blue Shield with the name "Blue Advantage"? Did Insulet help you find the plan?"
Oct 22, 2013
annecy replied to Dondi's discussion 'Omnipod (New Version) Failures' in the group OmniPod Users
"+1"
Oct 2, 2013
annecy replied to Agswin04's discussion 'COMPLAINTS' in the group OmniPod Users
"I thought one of the main purposes of this forum was to ease the minds of people who can't seem to "get the hang" of some aspect of diabetes by giving them an accepting, patient, & encouraging response."
Sep 30, 2013
annecy replied to Dondi's discussion 'Omnipod (New Version) Failures' in the group OmniPod Users
"Don't give up yet! My understanding is that cold insulin can definitely cause problems. Are you putting room temp insulin in the pod? Insulin is safe/good @ room temp for 30 days. If your insulin is @ room temp, changing will only take about 5…"
Sep 29, 2013
annecy replied to Wren's discussion 'Pod Successes' in the group OmniPod Users
"You ( & all the other parents of Type 1's) deserve a very special medal for the constant, loving care-giving you supply day after day & night after night. You are an inspiration to all of us who truly understand the unending complexity…"
Sep 20, 2013
annecy commented on Mathew's group 'OmniPod Users'
"I also experienced a ridiculous wait time when trying to report a malfunctioning pod. Does this mean Insulet is having really serious corporate/fiscal issues? In over 5 years I've never had any complaints about their customer support; I choose…"
Aug 23, 2013

Profile Information

How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
possible solutions to pump issues; support
Date diagnosed
July 1, 1979
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.7
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
Insulet Management System

Annecy's Blog

issue with new pods not delivering insulin

Posted on April 9, 2011 at 2:59pm 5 Comments

Hi,

Does anyone have problems with their pods not delivering insulin for the first several hours after activation? I've asked my endo, CDE, customer support, & their clinical specialist with no real solutions. Currently I am having problems with about 30-40% of pods. After 4/5 hours & some injections the pod seems to start working & usually will function for the duration of the 3 days. I keep the insulin at room temp & am careful about removing any air bubbles from the… Continue

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At 3:52pm on January 9, 2014, Linda G said…

♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫
Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES ANNECY!!
♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫

At 5:09am on January 9, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Annecy, 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 4:17am on January 9, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ANNECY!!
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
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 3:42am on January 9, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 1:07am on January 9, 2013, brokenpole said…
Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.
At 9:25am on April 10, 2011, catlover said…
Hi annecy- Thanks for the friend add. I am always happy to friend another animal lover. You should join "Pets and People" our group for animal lovers. We usually join TuD to expand our knowledge of D, but we do chat about other aspects of life, like our pets. Hope you have a GR8 day !!
At 8:15am on April 10, 2011, Doris D said…
Your welcome and I thank you for wanting to be my friend. Love that doggie! How sweet it looks. Yep as Donna says You will find alot of dog lovers here and I'm one of them. LOL!
At 6:27am on April 10, 2011, Donna H said…
You'll find lots of dog lovers here -- and there are groups for pet people. Our dogs are our like our children.
At 7:21pm on April 9, 2011, Linda G said…
Ha ha....then you WILL get to know a lot of people here, 'cause that doggie is ADORABLE ♥
How big is she/he??
Delighted to have you as a friend Annecy. On the date of your dx, I had been married for a whole day :)
At 6:13pm on April 9, 2011, catlover said…
Hi annecy- Welcome to TuD. We hope you like it here. Cute dog !
 
 
 

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