Category Archive: omnipod insulin pump

My Heart Beats

Today is the big day. Today is my wedding day. Hopefully, I will be having some low blood sugar levels today! I would like to pig out — but I am scared to… Continue reading

Site Change

I’ve been thinking a lot lately. Not that I don’t think normally, but just thinking a lot about alternative ways to wear my OmniPod. I’ve worn it on my arms, and I tend… Continue reading

How to View All Your Blood Sugar Levels

So I’ve been emailing back and forth with my endocrinologist. He asked me to do a spread sheet of my blood sugar levels. Easy enough, so I thought. I’m on the OmniPod system,… Continue reading

Insulin Resistance

I changed my pod (insulin pump/infusion site) last night… and today has been an aweful day! I woke up with a higher-than-normal blood sugar level of 210 mg/dL. I gave myself insulin, decided… Continue reading

Questions to a Diabetic

November 16 FAQ – What question do you get asked the most when you tell someone you have diabetes? Do you use any of these opportunities to help teach about diabetes, or do… Continue reading

Hacking a Medical Device

November 10: News – Thanks to American Diabetes Month®, diabetes has been in the headlines this week. Did you see any diabetes articles that were interesting? Inspiring? Frustrating? While there’s no controlling what the… Continue reading

Where to Wear an Insulin Pump

One of my close friends, after a good 5 years, decided to get an insulin pump. After asking me so many questions about pumps, and the OmniPod, she decided to follow in my… Continue reading

How To Use the NEW OmniPod!

So I am still on a kick about my new Omnipod Insulin Pump. I am addicted, not that I wasn’t before (because I always need my insulin!), but now I am just more… Continue reading

The New Omnipod System

Recently I posted about the issues I have encountered since getting my new Omnipod. I thought I would post  a video to my youtube account to actually show you the differences between the… Continue reading

My New OmniPod

The new and improved OmniPods have arrived and I’m so excited! I received my new package with PDM and small pods when I only had one old pod left (YIKES, but phew!) From… Continue reading