Category Archive: omnipod insulin pump

Planning a Wedding with Diabetes

And the wedding planning has begun! Recently, I’ve been going wedding dress shopping. It’s supposed to be one of the most exciting times in a girl’s life, and one many dream of for… Continue reading

A Not-So-Good Night’s Sleep

Firstly, Happy Father’s Day to all the dads and dads-to-be out there! Now, back to my topic, a not-so-good nights sleep. Last night before going to bed, my fiancé had one of his friends… Continue reading

I’m not Perfect

I am certainly not the most perfect diabetic out there, nor do I do claim to be! I mess up my sugars, I don’t eat 100% perfectly, and I don’t wash my hands before checking… Continue reading

Omnipod Occlusion while Priming

Last night I was changing my Omnipod, and had this weird little thing happen. I got a occlusion during the priming period? How does that work exactly? I am aware that not that… Continue reading

YAY! A Slimmer OmniPod!

I was talking with a diabetic friend of mine today. She is looking into getting back on the pump, and had some questions for me regarding the OmniPod. First off, there seems to… Continue reading

Dating with Diabetes

How do you explain to your new date that you are a type 1 diabetic? Here are some tips for some of the younger folks out there!

College Life with Diabetes

I recently read a forum about a Type 1 Diabetic, High School Senior, who is going away to college in the fall. She wanted more insight as to what college life is like… Continue reading

Springing Forward, Diabetic Style

I went to bed last night, forgetting about the whole “Spring Forward” thing. Luckily, my cell phone turned back and woke me up at the correct time! My CGM and my insulin pump/glucose meter… Continue reading

Test Strip Shortage

On Wednesday last week, I got a phone call from a representative who works for the Insulet Group, founders of the OmniPod insulin pump. They said that with new regulations and guidelines for 2013, they are offering… Continue reading

Better Sugar Levels

I am proud of the way my blood sugars have been behaving over the last day or two. I still can’t say it’s great, but it is a lot better than the sugar… Continue reading