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Re: [IP] omnipod



I've seen the omnipod but i don't have any experience with it though, i'm on
the medtronic minimed insulin pump.

On Mon, Sep 29, 2008 at 10:18 PM, Kenneth Moss <email @ redacted>wrote:
>
> My 12 year old son has been using it for about a year and we really like
> it.  I have not heard of problems from anyone that has used the Pod for any
> length of time.  Like anything, there is a learning curve finding what works
> best for you.  I have heard of customer support problems, but I have had
> nothing, but good service.  When there is a problem with a Pod they have
> happily replaced the Pod.  My son dropped his PDM on a concrete walk this
> summer and there were parts rattling around.  We assumed we were going to
> have to pay for a replacement, but they said that as long as we could mail
> the pieces back to them they would replace it free and they did.
>
> After watching my son use the Pod I know if it were me I would choose the
> Pod over another pump with the tubing.
>
> Hope this Helps
>
> Ken Moss
> Father of Rusty, 12 YOA, dx 9-20-2006
>
>
>
> On Sep 29, 2008, at 8:54 PM, Keirstin McHenry wrote:
>
>>
>> I was a the Endo's office today for bloodwork and saw this Omnipod thing
>> that
>> they say is like a pump but 'wireless.'  Has anyone else seen this?  Does
>> anyone have any experience with one?
>> .
>>
> .
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