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Which Pump to Choose?
Hi guys, my MiniMed Paradigm 515 just completely gave up on me and stopped working (was super glitchy) and it turns out that it was no longer under warrenty. I am shopping for a new pump and need some advice. I was pretty satisfied with MM and have been using their pumps since I started insulin pump...
26 Feb 2013
Dexcom CGM: Do the pros outweigh the cons?
I have been 'pumping' for over a year now and am still very much hesitant to get a CGM. Please comment on your favorite pro and con of the device.
4 Sep 2012
im getting a cgm for the first time on the 7th of August, im super active and am wondering if there are anythings that i should be aware of that can effect the cgm and my activness. any tips on exercise and the cgm would be great:) thanks!
24 Jul 2012
I just got my CGM a few weeks ago, and I've decided its more of a frienemy than anything else. I loved my pump when I switched to it, and was hoping I would love the CGM just as much. I think part of my problem is a quest for perfection, which I believe is nearly impossible with this crazy disease...
21 Jun 2012
Love/Hate Relationship with CGM
My CGM often hurts when I insert it, since the minimed needle is freakin gigantic and the insertion is pretty rickety in comparison to inserting my infusion set. I know that we're waiting for the technology to improve, so I deal. I also have soreness on the third day where I almost count down to...
17 May 2012
Bleeding when I put the Cgm in!!!
I am going to keep this short but I need help! I have gone through about 8 of the needles for Medtronic that you put in to set up the Cgm and I do it by the book every time, I have started to try going softer and hardly touching the inserter to my skin too but then almost none of the needle goes in....
10 May 2012
CGMS & x rays
I wear a medtronic CGMS and need to have some x rays taken. I've read in the handbook to remove the sensor & transmitter . I'm curious to know if anyone's tried an x ray, removing the transmitter only and then re-connected it to the sensor afterward? (mindful of the delicate nature of...
9 May 2012
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