"I love the Omnipod the only thing i notice is while the pod is priming I hear a click as if the cannula has deployed, I check and it hasn't (the old ones never made this click). Also, when I place the new pod, I pinch the skin around the pod,…"
"I'm a member of the global entry program and as such, always get the TSA precheck on my boarding passes. This means I get to go through the old-school metal detector again (yay!) and don't have to take anything out of my bag, you know,…"
"A few times I've had very painful insertions. I am assuming that I'm hitting a nerve or area around it - I can usually wiggle it around and make the pain go away. But usually I have to endure the pain on and off for most of the sensor…"
"That's weird. I went online to look at it from the Healthcare.gov site, and I got the numbers that the Optima website shows. I was assuming you're looking for VA since that was what came up most often for a search of that plan.
Try again -…"
"I was diagnosed at age 32, initially as Type 2 by GP, then Type 1.
Looking back, I had diabetic symptoms for about 6 months, so I'm assuming that is rapid-onset? After looking up "extreme thirst" online, and finding that I had every…"
"Hi April - I had started out at the Diabetes America clinic in Clear Lake, which then closed. I moved to the clinic in Pasadena, where I met my current doctor. She has just left the clinic, but has started her own clinic up in the med center. I…"
hi kimberly but my friend was already embarassed and in a bad way and I dont think insisting that she cause a scence would have been the best option right then and there . I think we did the best thing we could in the choice to go home and try another flight in a couple of days . well for the trips from now on we will just do Mdi s which is what I do cause I cannot afford a pump . so the best option we figure is that since no one has bothered to return her phone call . thanks for your weighing in though appreciated very much .
Too cool! I wanted to be a robotic engineer when I grew up, but somehow I became an artist instead. Now I am moving back into the technology field once again. Where once tech'y stuff was a hobby and art was my job, I am almost done switching those both around, heh.
A couple of days ago I learned that the California State Assembly is considering AB-1893 Sharps waste, which in (if approved) will mandate that: “Sharps sold to the general public in California shall be sold with a sharps waste container Read on! →
If you are new to diabetes advocacy in the traditional sense of the word, you may be thinking, “What the heck is a docket!?” I certainly was the first twenty times I heard it (yes it took that long). For Read on! →