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Tag Archive: omnipod

“You no longer have health insurance”

Life if changing, and it’s all for the good! I recently got a new job, more money and some benefits! That was the biggest thing I was looking for when doing my job… 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

I’m not a Robot

Last night, my fiance and I tried to play matchmaker. He had brought a single guy friend, and I brought a single girl friend to go out to dinner. She is also a… Continue reading

Insulin Resistance — Part 2

On Wednesday, I wrote a post on Insulin Resistance that you can read here: https://iamatype1diabetic.wordpress.com/2014/01/08/insulin-resistance/ Read that article first before reading on… because this is part two… the scary part! So I explained… 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

World Diabetes Awareness Month

So today is November 1st — and I can’t believe it’s November already! But hey, did you know that November is National Diabetes Awareness Month? I’ve been a diabetic for 15+ years, and… Continue reading

Endo Appointments & The “Kid” Talk

Since it’s that time of the year, I made an appointment with my endocrinologist to get my flu shot. I just want to firstly say, I love this endocrinologist… and he really does… 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

What’s Inside The Diabetes Bag?

I recently got an email from a teenage girl who was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. Yes, type 2 diabetes is different then type 1 diabetes, but it is still diabetes and we… 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