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I Am a Diabetic On An Insulin Pump

A PLACE WHERE WE CAN TALK ABOUT OUR EXPERIENCES ON THE INSULIN PUMP 50 People

    I love my insulin pump.

    I am type 1. That means my pancreas packed up when I was a kid. At first I had to inject insulin four times a day and guess how much! The pump looks at how much glucose is in my blood right now, I tell it how much carbs, I tell it how much exercise I going to do like swimming...
    blodynhj blodynhj 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Overweight N Diabetic

    I am diabetic overweight and I really need to loose weight gor my health.
    Andreajesse Andreajesse 41-45 Mar 30, 2012

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    Insulin Pump???

    So I have Type 1 diabetes for almost 3 years now and I am thinking about get an insulin pump. I really wanted to get others opinions on it. I know nothing about them really i have a certain brand in mind .. its a medtronic.. I am going to talk to a doctor about it in about a...
    Strong22 Strong22 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 2, 2013

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    I have type one diabetes.

    it sucks. I hate it. and it hates me.
    dunmerprince dunmerprince 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 4, 2014

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    I Miss My Cozmo

    When they went out the pump business, I kept with it till I ran outof ssupplies. When that happened, I switched to a Paradigm. Nowhere near as user friendly. Anyone else miss a Common?
    Jds4med Jds4med 56-60, M 1 Response Feb 24, 2013

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    A Life Saver

    My story is not unique, rather it is one that I am sure eeveryone can relate to. I remember well the day my life changed forever. It was September 1974 and I had just turned 15 and had the whole world ( or so it seemed) at my beck and call. I had gone for a routine checkup and...
    kenny25 kenny25 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 1, 2013

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    Insulin Dependent Type 2 With Aih

    I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes 6 years ago and managed with diet and exercise for 2 years.  I was then diagnosed with autoimmune hepatitis and was immediately put on insulin, prednisone, and imuran..... I gained 120 pounds and thought the weight would...
    crissalink crissalink 61-65 4 Responses Jun 3, 2009

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    I Love My Pump!

    I've had Type 1 diabetes for almost twenty years.  During that time I've gone from two injections a day to four and finally an insulin pump.  I absolutely love my insulin pump and would never go back to injections!!!!  My pump makes me feel almost normal again...
    suprsexychick suprsexychick 22-25 Apr 7, 2010

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    Type 1

    hi,Im a type one diabetic on an insulin pump.I dont take very good care of myself even though I know I should.Its hard to except the fact that Im not like everyone else.I have something thats not going to go away.The doctor says that I shouldnt think like that but Im not sure...
    MustangBabe MustangBabe 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 4, 2009

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    Diabetic And Happy

    My name is Karen. Both my husband and i are diabrtic his has been out of control because he likes his sweets. We found something that workes great at lowering blood sugar .please check it out .it is keeping our sugars 200 to 300 pts lower. at the web site you can request a free...
    mawmawsrule mawmawsrule 46-50 1 Response Jan 18, 2011

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    I Am a Diabetic On An Insulin Pump and Have I Got a Story For You

    Today my insulin pump (medtronic) asked me to do my blood sugar alot. During my class today, the sensor (paradigm) decided to end, so it beeped. I knew that if I ignored it, it would beep more and louder because it does that after a while when I'm in the shower and not near the...
    chzotz chzotz 16-17 4 Responses Aug 6, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    My partner is Diabetic, and recently I have told her how proud of her i have been about the healthy choices shes been making and how good she was doing so i have been getting her...
    SystemK SystemK 22-25, F 10 hrs ago

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    I want to meet a woman that is into using chest pumps. I know we would get along very well because I be more than happy to help her with her pumping activity.I'm quite sure over...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 46-50, M Mar 25

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    I actually admire this movie and its 25th anniversary, raw iron
    akel993 akel993 22-25, M Mar 26

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    This is exactly what I want to do with a willing female partner.Give this to me daily and I'l give you one very happy man to be with the rest of your life.
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 3

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    One big room full of bad ******* One big room full of bad ******* One big room full of bad ******* One big room full of bad ******* And we stunting like Gucci Gucci, Louis...
    ThatOneSomaliGirl ThatOneSomaliGirl 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 13

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    My mom had died this year Feb 8th it makes me depressed she left me I didn't have much time to spend with her since I was little around 4 my mother adopted my 1 month old nephew...
    americangal americangal 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    So desperately I want my husband to make passionate love to me like in the movies all he ever does is bend me ovee pump away and spray all over my back. I want morw
    interracialfiend interracialfiend 22-25, F 7 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    could you imagine a diabetic afraid of needles? I feel bad for them, I'm lucky, well not really, I'm still diabetic and that sucks, but at least needles don't bother me at all.
    Kmarcum99 Kmarcum99 13-15, F Apr 2

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    Sometimes I push myself too hard trying to be the mom I think I would be if I weren't diabetic. My daughter is 5 and just wants to play with me,and even though she doesn't know it...
    hernameisME hernameisME 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    Geoffrey Harris 8 mins ยท So I just bought from Sears a really fancy high-efficiency washer. With installation, delivery, tax, and the steel cable it needs, I will be paying about...
    wombat456 wombat456 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 13

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    Tonight I'm actually feeling a bit better. I think I found why i was so blah! No get up and go and feeling depressed like. (its one reason of two.) My sugars have been going out...
    WickedlilAngel WickedlilAngel 31-35, F Mar 29

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    Bean Super Healing Food Why Beans Are a Super-Healing Food Beans are a miracle food. They lower cholesterol, regulate blood sugar and insulin production, promote digestive health...
    JosephSpartanCrimson JosephSpartanCrimson 26-30, M Apr 2

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    It's been a long time coming. We find, or maybe even create, other issues to distract us from the seemingly inevitable truth that one day, we will lay to rest the body of our...
    JessicaDale JessicaDale 51-55 Apr 5

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    One of my cats (the one on the left) recently passed away. She was diagnosed with diabetes, so we started her on insulin and her body did not react well. I knew it was time. If you...
    Blizzardpaw Blizzardpaw 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 10

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    It's been awhile since I've posted here. ;) I've been at this for a year, now. Today I got a new hand pump. I use PJ's comfort electric pumps & just got their new hand pump today...
    milkysecret milkysecret 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    CALLING ALL PRAYER WARRIORS!!! This is an update on my father-in-law. He definitely needs our prayers. God CAN DO what man cannot do! He finally got an appt at Moffitt to see...
    RhodeIslandLady RhodeIslandLady 56-60, F 3 Responses Mar 25

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    My sister is diabetic and used to chase me around the house with her needles. I get numb and almost pass out just knowing that I'm getting a shot or blood drawn. The only time it...
    teadiva teadiva 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    I cry rarely. Before the past like month, it had Been months and months and months and months since I had cried at all. Even when I was depressed. But I find myself wanting to just...
    Kmarcum99 Kmarcum99 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 31

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    I have some food allergies and intolerances, and have to avoid eating certain types of food that I wish I could eat, but I'll probably continue eating chocolate even if I get...
    Letmebee Letmebee 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 2

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    Might be a long read...idk i have no1 to talk to and just feel like writing about my day. I live with my mom, brother and my moms alcoholic partner, hes been violent in the past...
    braster25 braster25 26-30, M Apr 6

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    It's been said that God first separated the salt water from the fresh, made dry land, planted a garden, made animals and fish... All before making a human. He made and provided...
    ceywat ceywat 51-55, F 9 Responses 4 days ago

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    I just want to quit! I've been smoking since I was 15 I'm now 23. Everytime I try to quit something usually triggers it. I go through a pack a day. I have too many excuses why I...
    Worleybirdie Worleybirdie 22-25, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    I need you... M83"I Need You" Have you ever had a feelingThat we're not alone?Hold to call the feeling senileThey unearth moreGoing down the dusty roadsWe are cold and see...
    yeronlyman yeronlyman 41-45, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Caffeine - RWBY Volume 2 Soundtrack Listen up, strap in, notify your next of kin, You're about to take a ride a little on the blazing side, Guzzle down your Red Bull, you're gonna...
    OneWithTheSkies OneWithTheSkies 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I hold it close, pressing against my skin, feeling my body shake, i take a last look around. I wrap my fingers tighter around the trigger as the memories held in the room put me...
    writingforlife6 writingforlife6 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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    THE OFF-SPRING"LOW SELF ESTEEM"I Just think this song is a great jam session and gets me pumped.
    rescueme99 rescueme99 41-45 1 Response Mar 25

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    We were listening to Smashing Pumpkins "Beautiful" and you were staring at me. I asked "What?" and you told me "They wrote this song about you..." Then you gave me 'The Look' and I...
    SgrKtn420 SgrKtn420 26-30, F Mar 26

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    I worked at a prison most of my life. I liked the fact that each day was different with a different set of problems each day. I didn't like jobs that were the "same old" everyday...
    yooper01 yooper01 56-60, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    Bernie was invited to his friend's home for dinner. Morris, the host, preceded every request to his wife by endearing terms, calling her Honey, My Love, Darling, Sweetheart...
    jopava jopava 56-60, M Mar 26

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    This is something that I have been considering for some time now. Before I go into my story, I will tell you a bit about me. I am a divorced, mother of three beautiful children...
    youchampion youchampion 36-40, F Mar 26

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    Who is a little pumpkin pants?
    sartur sartur 36-40, F 10 Responses Mar 26

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