"I've had basically the same experience as Jaybear. A little less than a year ago, there were one or two bad lots that got sent out. I had multiple pods quite after 24 hours, which was very unusual. But since Insulet fixed that issue or dumped…"
"Thanks for that tip. I get itchy around day 7 which makes getting to day 12 or 13 (which seems to be my max time) very difficult. I'll try that.
Oddly enough, my last Opsite application did the same as my Dex tape - it came right off after…"
"Thanks for the tips, I plan to use the Skin-tac and opsite tape, esp with summer coming. We had a very warm day and I was working in the yard, I looked down and my sensor was on the ground ;-( - I was sweaty....."
"Because I had itching in the past with the Dex 7, I stocked up on Mastisol and Skin-Tac. I've had no itching at all, and my sensors do stay on. My routine is: Spray or brush a bit of Skin-Tac on to the skin. Let dry to 'Tacky'. Place…"
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.
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