"Like I tell my 5, 6, 9, and 11 year old children, don't believe everything that you see on the internet! I have attached the most recent FDA Warning Letter regarding Animas. The point is that all medical device companies, auto manufacturers,…"
"Again I'm sorry. The recall was do to a very specific issue with the infusion set. Mainly dealing with high altitudes. Have you had a chance to download your pump to see if there were any alarms when there was an over or under delivery of…"
"I'm sorry to hear about your highs and lows, as well as, not receiving any notification about recall. The patients that did not receive a call either had out dated mailing addresses, or incorrect contact info. Also if you receive your pump…"
"I'm glad that there are forums where people can speak their mind and share their opinions. I have a few things to share as well:
1. I am a Minimed rep so keep that in mind.
2. I have worked with hundreds and hundreds of insulin and non-insulin…"
"hi Isaac... well finally i am getting my pink pump soon... i have a few connections at medtronic minimed... ... i stll say that dexcom seven sensor is the best... maybe some day i will try the medtronic sensor....."
"Crystal- Upgrading depends on what the model of the pump is and how long you have had it. Pumps are warranteed for 4 years. Medtronic will replace a pump for 48 months after that the wearer will need to get a new one. Some patients will need to…"
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hi Isaac... well finally i am getting my pink pump soon... i have a few connections at medtronic minimed... ... i stll say that dexcom seven sensor is the best... maybe some day i will try the medtronic sensor.....
As one of the Founders of the DA's, I want to Welcome you and thank you for being so willing to help medtronic pumpers. I have been following the discussion and find your input very helpful!
Thanks again for being so involved!!!!
hi i have been a diabetic for over 49 years and on the 522 medtonic pump for almost 6 years... i am thinking of going on the omnipod... any suggestions. why am i thinking of going on the omnipod... i am sick or getting air bubbles in my tubing... i have tried everything.. the smallest air bubble .. rasises my bg.... this is not a very big problem, but someone told me that the omnipod does not get air bubbles... can anyone tell me the truth about the omnipod..... my a 1 c was 6.7.... but i have to constantly look at the tubing to check for air..... i am now on the dexcom 7 sensor... the best sensor ever....