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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 44 People

    I have type one diabetes.

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

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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 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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    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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    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 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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    Ok. I have type 1 diabetes.

    I had it since I was little. When I was twelve I got put a pump. It's made a lot of difference. Basically it pumps in a tiny amount of insulin every three minutes. Then if you want to eat you test your blood glucose and tell it by Bluetooth how much carbs you going to eat and it...
    blodyn blodyn 13-15, F Jun 18

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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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    Ive recently got the omnipod and it has made life alot easier but when i woke up this morning there was blood around the part where you stick it down and it wasnt there the day...
    Rin1501 Rin1501 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Currently at work and wanting to pump so badly! Not being able too is so hard. Craving the stimulation to my breasts.
    anrnewfie anrnewfie 36-40, F 7 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    I have diabetic gastroparesis and am looking for friends that might help me understand how to live with this better
    vickimc58 vickimc58 56-60, F Jul 3

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    I'm 18 now, and I got tested for diabetes last year. My mom noticed that I was drinking a lot more than usual. In fact, up to ten bottles of water a day, constantly thirsty. I went...
    thecellist thecellist 18-21, F Jul 17

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    I love girls that pump there breasts if there are any girls that do it please message me
    mikeh1984 mikeh1984 26-30, M Jun 30

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    still have my breast pump from when I nursed my son. I love attaching it and letting it create such a strong suction on my n*pples. YUM!!!
    sweetcum69 sweetcum69 41-45, F 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    Any advice from the ladies. I can wear my heels just as good as any girl if not better. Please email me metalman9780@aol.com thanks
    metalman9780 metalman9780 41-45, M Jul 4

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    Got mine last week, have them on today to get me in the mood for my lover later, they've grown to just over an inch and I'd love to c#m right now they're so sensitive
    nowthisisME nowthisisME 41-45, F 5 Responses Jul 19

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    What does this even mean??????????
    KatieCarnivale KatieCarnivale 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    I am 52 and at the age of 21 I had my first blood work because I was pregnant. They told me I was gestational and not to worry. It my diabetes never went away. So my gp treated me...
    NancyVK NancyVK 51-55, F 5 days ago

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    My father is Diabetic and didn't care to check his sugar and drove me home...he went into insulin shock (where you can't focus and are pretty much unsure about everything going on...
    KarleeJo23 KarleeJo23 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 5

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    I hate my father. He is the definition of the word DEPRESSION. He is mentally very sick, diabetic, addicted to ****, has cheated my mum all his life and tried to commit suicide...
    ritasanches ritasanches 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 19

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    My name is Garrett and I am 23 years old. I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes when I was 12. Every day since then insulin and needles have been an integral part of my life. It's...
    GarrettTheGinge GarrettTheGinge 22-25, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I give thanks and Honor to "egbeji ologun" for complete healing from diabetes "egbeji ologun" will give complete healing from anything. I will always give "egbeji ologun" thanks...
    brutomarino brutomarino 26-30, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I don't remember when I figured out I was less emotional than others, but it's been a while. There are times when I've thought this to be something that empowered me. It was never...
    Twichl Twichl 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I wrote 50 random facts about myself last night. and i'm bored so i'm going to write another 50. so um yea... here we go. 51- I have met a lot of bands. 52- 90% of my wardrobe...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    It's heart pumping to be challenged in a good way. Then it's exciting if I succeed. I came to realize, People live on hopes. If we believe in hope, we see any change as a challenge...
    Mangostrawberrybanana Mangostrawberrybanana 31-35, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    So, I did it again, I went and purchased another pair of shoes. Well, really it should be a shoe. I have not had a chance to get rid of the right side yet, it will probably be...
    Rmetruck Rmetruck 51-55, M 1 hr ago

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    What if pink pumpkins were here on the earth once? But then the high aliens abducted the pink pumpkins (previously called ppumpkings) because they were amused by the ppumpkin's...
    MyNameMeansLight MyNameMeansLight 16-17, F Jul 2

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    had surgery on my dominant shoulder on april 24. it was arthroscopic, had 10 incisions which were done to treat/repair 1 full thickness with a graft and two partial tears, remove...
    pdpcuffed pdpcuffed 66-70, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I have planned everything for my future. Every little detail is printed in my head. I have chosen the names I want for my babies (if I ever have babies), I know the car I want, I...
    EarlPhantomhive EarlPhantomhive 18-21, F Jul 4

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    Let me say this as just hate me for loving so sincere and have no return treat from the one i am in love with. OK! I found out that my girl friend can walk and protest and do...
    Egyptianguy34 Egyptianguy34 31-35, M 6 days ago

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    I was finishing work when the urge to poop came upon me. I wanted to get out of there so I held it in and headed to the car. Big mistake. The drive home is about 40 minutes but...
    sstarkey01 sstarkey01 46-50 2 Responses Jul 3

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    Two aliens landed in the Arizona desert near an abandoned gas station. They approached one of the gas pumps, and one of the aliens addressed it. "Greetings, Earthling. We come in...
    Michael91142 Michael91142 70+, M 6 days ago

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    Another pool story. A couple of years ago during an unusally hot spring day I went to the pool at the nearby park. Since I was going to change when I got there anyway I just wore...
    fshlor fshlor 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    Woke up this morning with you guessed it. Morning wood. So I got my pump out and pumped it up nice and thick than I was pleasuring myself for a few before I had to get ready for...
    mrfister1967 mrfister1967 46-50, M 5 days ago

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    I am a type one diabetic and my sugars are high so I am forcing myself to stay awake until they come back down. Anyone want to talk until that happens? Haha
    jazzyjay93 jazzyjay93 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    I met you at a bar in my hometown only six years ago. We barely knew each other but we got along like we'd known each other forever. You chased me around the bar with a pool cue...
    justderek justderek 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 29

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    My heart is breaking.... Despite my best efforts, begging and pleading, my grandmother refuses to eat. She won't listen to anyone in the family except me, but she just will not eat...
    XxVivaLaBellaxX XxVivaLaBellaxX 18-21, F 12 Responses Jun 29

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    I went to get a doc note & I found out that I'm type 2 diabetic. Wow. It's overwhelming. I've been so busy taking care everybody else that now I've got to really take care myself...
    lff57 lff57 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 4

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    1-💕reading💕2- Love the serenity of nature. Up in the Sierra Nevadas, on the foggy beach shore surrounded by the roar of waves... 3- Discovering plant based foods and learning...
    tandherbarbarian tandherbarbarian 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    8 years ago I was living with my dad in Venezuela , he was really violent , he used to hit me and my sister all the time, my mom said she send us to live with him because she was...
    Vonnefaneyte Vonnefaneyte 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    Small List Of Where America Ranks In The World: Here in America a lot of people like to claim that we are the best nation on Earth. "We're number one" they say. If one were to...
    asocial asocial 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 7

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    I'm 41 years old and weigh 330 lbs. I am struggling with weight loss. I have high Bp and am borderline diabetic.
    slonise slonise 41-45, F 9 Responses Jul 8

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    Errr… 1.) I'm 15 and overweight. 2.) I like it when I get a million texts/messages from people(especially if I like them) 3.) I'm paranoid that no one would miss me if I died...
    Kmarcum99 Kmarcum99 13-15, F Jul 9

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    Recently my small town has people dying in their 30s. very young men and women. Recently a friend of mine'a brother (they were triplets, two boys one girl) lost one of her twin...
    meleternal meleternal 26-30, F Jul 11

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    . I like to make up songs while I'm brushing my teeth! And it makes me laugh when I hear myself ! 2. I'm hopelessly addicted to using exclamations points excessively!!!! 3. I have...
    Alicexnum2 Alicexnum2 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 13