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Re: [IP] re: MM to Omnipod Advice



I have been on the MM for 12 years and once omnipod comes out weith their
smaller pods, I plan to switch.

On Fri, Sep 28, 2012 at 9:06 PM, Stacey Martin <email @ redacted>wrote:

>  Well, I've been using a minimed for almost 8 years (I'm on my second),
> and I've
> been very happy with their customer service. I'll be due fe a new pump in
> February and will probably go with minimed again. I'll be paying attention
> to
> what pele say about the tslim, but won't go with omnipod or animas because
> they
> don't have the larger reservoir size.
>
> Stacey
>
> Sent from my iPad
>
> On Sep 28, 2012, at 9:47 PM, amber elliott <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
>
> > Omni - nothing to do with MM.  I was really friendly w/my denver rep...
> they
> > don't like MM either.. Like me... I don't like them at all..they're ALL
> about
> > MONEY, not c/service.  Never again.  I d MM for about
> > 10 yrs and rance.  The rep, Craig, said he'd w/sets... a YR LATER my End
> > interviened w/a different pump co d te me six months of sets and said
>  If I
> > ever needed more, just ask.  All  $$$ to MM!  Ahoes.
> > amber
> >
> >
> >
> > ________________________________
> > From: "email @ redacted" <email @ redacted>
> > To: email @ redacted
> > Sent: Friday, September 28, 2012 9:00 AM
> > Subject: Re: [IP] MM to Omnipod Advice
> >
> > question:  Is the Omni a "relative of MM 772 or made from a different
> > company? My staff only issues the MM, but would like to be knowledgable
> of
> > the
> > different kinds out there for future. Thanks!  Sorry I can't help with
> > your concerns
> >
> >
> > In a message dated 9/28/2012 9:35:07 A.M. Central Daylight Time,
> > email @ redacted writes:
> >
> > I have  changed from the MiniMed 722 to the Omnipod in the last 6 weeks,
> and
> > would  like feedback from anyone who has done the same, positive or
> > cautionary.  I
> > love not having a tube, and the PDM is easier to read than the old 722
> > screen. I
> > am finding that I can bump/dislodge the pod more easily than my  old
> > infusion
> > sites, but it seems that with no tubing to deal with, I can  use new
> > infusion
> > areas, my upper arms in particular, which I like a lot,  plus the water
> > proof
> > feature.
> >
> > Anyone else have comments we can all  learn from?
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From:  email @ redacted
> > [mailto:email @ redacted]  On Behalf Of Trish Ober
> > Sent: Friday, September 28, 2012 8:37 AM
> > To:  Insulin Pumper
> > Subject: [IP] toenail surgery
> >
> > Janet -
> >
> > You  asked about toenail removal - I was thinking about this a year ago
> > also -
> > I  haven't had it done yet as the podiatrist showed me how to keep about
> > 1/4  of
> > the side of my toenail cut clear down - it isn't easy to do - and of
>  course
> > you have to be able to get "contorted" to be able to see and hold  your
> foot
> > really good to cut the nail yourself - however it has worked for  me so
> far.
> > Anyway - I googled something along the lines of "toe nail  surgery" or
> "toe
> > nail removal".  Amazing - but many people have wrote  about it after
> having
> > it
> > done - and some people even have step by step  pictures they took along
> the
> > way
> > during the surgery - so I would advise  googling it - you will get a
> really
> > clear "picture" and story about how it  is currently being done.
> >
> > Trish
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