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smaller pod

Started this discussion. Last reply by jean Jul 23, 2012. 11 Replies

I keep hearing that the pod is getting smaller and thinner , that omnipod is waiting for FDA approval which should happen WHEN?? does anyone have any information about this...

 

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smaller pods

any news about the smaller pods coming into use soon?????See More
Dec 13, 2012
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"any news about smaller pods????"
Dec 13, 2012
jean replied to tyler's discussion 'Chic -Fil -A problem ??'
"remember anything with high fat in it like fried foods is hard to metabolize so it actually causes high blood sugars once the fat gets thru if that makes sense thats why you are probably having highs even after you dose high just stay away its crap…"
Dec 13, 2012
jean replied to jean's discussion 'smaller pod'
"I believe it has been since then I was aware of it , I'm just keeping my fingers crossed!!!"
Jul 23, 2012
Kimberly replied to jean's discussion 'smaller pod'
"Last I heard, the FDA is the hold-up. The FDA recently decided that all medical devices would receive much more scrutiny than they have in the past. This means that the route Insulet would have taken (basically just saying that the new pod is the…"
Jul 23, 2012
jean commented on BriannaM's blog post 'How many carbs.... Really?'
"that is so true, as far as absorption I find where I place my pod has varying degree also stress is a big blood riser...."
Jul 21, 2012
jean replied to jean's discussion 'smaller pod'
"thanks I guess we know it's coming I hope"
Jul 20, 2012
Jen replied to jean's discussion 'smaller pod'
"The last I heard from a friend who works as a pump trainer for Omnipod was that the release date is sometime in Dec 2012 for US and early-mid 2013 in Canada. (but she readily admits that she in not so much in the loop just b/c she works for them)"
Jul 20, 2012
jean commented on BriannaM's blog post 'How many carbs.... Really?'
"If you could like the taste of almond milk, I get almond milk that is unsweeten and vanilla flavor is only 4carbs a cup it is great in cereal really keeps carbs down and much healthier"
Jul 20, 2012
jean replied to jean's discussion 'smaller pod'
"any more news about new omnipods, my doctor just mention she doesn't know why it is taking so long because it works the same way nothing except the size..."
Jul 20, 2012
jean replied to nat's discussion 'Fed up with it all !!!'
"As I read your words it sadden me that you are so young and are not seeing yourself first as a beautiful women who has diabetes.... I have been a juvenile diabetic for 45yrs I am healthy and look half my age(so I'm told) there is so much better…"
Jun 14, 2012
jean replied to Jim's discussion 'Insulet still targeting new pods by end of year' in the group OmniPod Users
"I agree, how about if I volunteer to test for them, anybody know how about doing this? If possible???"
Jun 12, 2012
jean replied to Jim's discussion 'Insulet still targeting new pods by end of year' in the group OmniPod Users
"where in Europe are they being used? And by end of year do you mean by December? As you probably can tell I am anxious for this to happen...."
Jun 1, 2012

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Date diagnosed
March 20, 1965
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6.5
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omnipod

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smaller pods

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any news about the smaller pods coming into use soon?????

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At 5:34am on April 26, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Jean, Happy Birthday !! Here is hoping your day is full of joy and happiness.

At 4:11am on April 26, 2013, 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 JEAN!!
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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 every day!
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At 1:20am on April 26, 2013, brokenpole said…
Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.
At 2:39pm on April 26, 2012, Linda G said…

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

At 3:46am on April 26, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

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

At 3:15am on April 26, 2012, brokenpole said…

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

At 1:25pm on September 8, 2010, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR REALLY BIG FAMILY THAT SEEMS TO GROW BY THE MINUTE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Here's a link to help our new member's learn more "About Us":http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
At 12:27pm on September 8, 2010, Jim Roach said…
Welcome to TuDiabets Jean!
At 7:24am on September 8, 2010, Marie B said…
here's the Omnipod Group (you may want to join)

http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/omnipodusers
At 6:34am on September 8, 2010, Marie B said…
hi jean, it's not often I get to welcome someone here who's had it longer than I have. here are some links to the New Member Guide and other pages to help you get to know us better.

http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes

Please leave a message on my page if you have any questions about the community.
 
 
 

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