Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am a Diabetic On An Insulin Pump

A PLACE WHERE WE CAN TALK ABOUT OUR EXPERIENCES ON THE INSULIN PUMP 47 People

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I have type one diabetes.

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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Ok. My story goes back a while.

    I have been diabetic most of my life. But the treatment has changed so much. At first I had injections. Four a day! Even at school! I had to check my blood glucose all the time then estimate how much insulin to inject before eating. It depended on what I was going to eat and...
    blodyn blodyn 13-15, F Nov 8, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Overweight N Diabetic

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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I am a type one diabetic.

    I have an insulin pump. I had it two years ago when I was 12. Since then my long term glucose levels have dropped. Cos the pump gives you correction doses to keep your glucose levels normal! Plus I had my eyes screened a few weeks ago. If you are diabetic your retinas leak cos...
    blodyn blodyn 13-15, F Oct 5, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The pump is great but

    where do you put it? Wherever you put it people can see the shape of it through your clothes. I used to have the pump hanging round my neck in front. It was ok when I was younger but it sort of spoils the effect now. I now have it hanging from my neck but at my side. It's better...
    blodyn blodyn 13-15, F Oct 31, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    However, mammograms are normally not done on breasts that are reconstructed by having an implant after mastectomy.A well-liked craze could get breast enlargement surgery cost...
    Jim738v4hf7 Jim738v4hf7 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wore my Opera pumps last night, it being a black tie event night. It really is a strange pleasure to slip one's silk hosed feet into the quilted lining of one's patent pumps. A...
    ledertal ledertal 51-55, M Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm surprised more women don't use them. They're inexpensive to purchase.Amazon.com sells them at a great value. Make sure you use lanolin or coconut oil to moisturize them after...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Pumpkin pie and whip cream the best . Making me hungry now for it just thinking of it .
    Wildman43055 Wildman43055 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There's nothing like waking up at 4 in the morning to treat a hypo (Hypo's suck!)
    katsnotmyname katsnotmyname 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    And can't find it anywhere now that Christmas is over. *sobbing uncontrollably*
    1SassyBabe 1SassyBabe 41-45, F 6 Responses Dec 28, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Anywhere the flaps come from, they could either be pedicled or no cost. Using a pedicled flap, the tissue and attached blood vessels are moved alongside one another through the...
    Daniel6814zmz2 Daniel6814zmz2 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Health insurance policies rarely covers beauty breast augmentation surgery. However, If you're getting breast reconstruction surgery with implants after breast most cancers surgery...
    Logan3691wjw1 Logan3691wjw1 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Breast enlargement exercises may also be a very good preventative measure towards premature breast sagging. It doesn't matter how your breasts look today, breast enlargement...
    Joshua604a3xn8 Joshua604a3xn8 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Breast augmentation cost may vary. The normal payment referenced higher than does not consist of anesthesia, functioning space amenities or other linked fees.Women who want to...
    James2581uiu1 James2581uiu1 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    In-depth details regarding the dangers and Gains affiliated with MemoryGel� Implants and MemoryShape� Implants is delivered in affected individual brochures readily available...
    Alexander6935esh5 Alexander6935esh5 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    For a product that claims a great deal, Naturaful is offered at a really inexpensive US�69.00. At this price nearly Everybody can have an awesome looking set of breasts.Silicone...
    James2581uiu1 James2581uiu1 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Finally got Adore! and Gish is on it's way. what do you think of the new album?
    JackH19 JackH19 18-21, M Jan 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    WTF? What's wrong with me? I don't know if I just procrastinate or I'm just lazy. I'm a diabetic, insulin dependent. On a pump. Insulin is 5 times stronger than normal insulin...
    Jcoe Jcoe 51-55, M 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Diabetes is a really serious condition and devastating. This article is packed with a variety of tips for diabetics.Almonds are the perfect snack to eat between meals that will...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Managing your diabetes can cause you a lot of discomfort and discomfort. The only way you will know how to control your diabetes is learning enough about the topic. The tips in the...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Diabetes is just one of several quickly growing diseases today in our world. More and more people receive a diabetes diagnosis every day. Whether you are recently diagnosed...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Changing portions of your lifestyle can be a real challenge. But, if you are one of the many people with diabetes, you must start making adjustments in order to enjoy a healthier...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M Jan 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've been type 1 diabetic since I was 9. I was the only child diabetic on both sides of my family. We thought I'd just gotten the flu or maybe some other virus. I dropped 10 lbs in...
    SheSaidx SheSaidx 22-25, F Jan 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hi all. I'm 47 and currently undergoing all of the fun and games that goes along with a CP diagnoses. I've been diabetic for 3 years and take Metformin and Gliclazide to manage...
    roosty1 roosty1 46-50, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Tasting the salt of my tears I am trying to fight the sadness that is taking me by storm.....real true sadness of what was and what could have been.....being given up on..not being...
    huckleberrybunches huckleberrybunches 41-45, M 4 Responses 8 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I absolutely love tickling a helpless victim. Nothing gets the blood pumping faster then some soft sensative skin ready for some stimulation.
    TickleTheFeet TickleTheFeet 31-35, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The Baby Sitter. I love a woman a gut! Ever since I was a kid I've felt this way and there's a story behind it. I'll try to type it out as I remember it to the best of my ability...
    iloveflabbiness iloveflabbiness 18-21, M 1 Response 29 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The Coffee Conundrum By Amy Abbott The daily, if not hourly, challenge for type 2 diabetics is maintaining appropriate blood sugar levels. Can increasing coffee consumption...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 4 Responses Dec 29, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I not long ago was refered to this clinic by my cat's primary vet for swelling my cat has guiding his eye. Dr.Diabetes can be a illness where the human body would not generate or...
    Ryan4715izr0 Ryan4715izr0 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    {A technological know-how referred to as Wavefront is obtainable as well. This can be a complicated measurement guided technique which will come up with precise measurements...
    Anthony8147jwj6 Anthony8147jwj6 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    {Fresh from the boat from Japan is definitely the Kohjinsha SR8 7in netbook, the earth’s smallest netbook using an integrated DVD author! It’s difficult to even classify...
    Joseph9257jwj6 Joseph9257jwj6 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    {Vision with cataracts is referred to as seeing life through a "soiled window". Even so, there are actually other reasons why an elderly individual won't be able to see very well...
    Alexander6935esh5 Alexander6935esh5 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    {Clean from the boat from Japan may be the Kohjinsha SR8 7in netbook, the earth’s smallest netbook using an integrated DVD author! It’s tough to even classify this device...
    Nathan3691sfs9 Nathan3691sfs9 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    {Should you be uncovered to be appropriate only to make use of the MonoFocal Lens (IQ) to your cataract alternative lens you have got the choice of performing refractive surgery if...
    Anthonick826k7ka4 Anthonick826k7ka4 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    {I hаd LASIK dоnе аbоut a 12 months аnd a 50 percent in the past аnd I flew оut tо New York City bу myself,and I hаd аn amazing tіmе w...
    Jim738v4hf7 Jim738v4hf7 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    {Eyesight with cataracts has actually been referred to as seeing lifetime by way of a "dirty window". On the other hand, you'll find other reasons why an aged man or woman can not...
    Alexander6935esh5 Alexander6935esh5 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If you need to know far more after you have browse all the things of relevance to you personally on our Web-site, make sure you never wait to Make contact with us by completing our...
    Jim738v4hf7 Jim738v4hf7 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 5

    Your Response

    Cancel