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Re: [IPp] Omnipod Pump System



Hi

I too am considering the Omnipod for my daughter, so would be interested in 
opinions!! I think it looks great, but our nurse tells me it is quite 
cumbersome
Thanks
Heather

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Melissa Dohse" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Monday, May 02, 2011 12:19 PM
Subject: [IPp] Omnipod Pump System


>I have been looking into the Omnipod Pump System for my daughter (Elsye - 6
> years old). We are currently pumping with an Animas Ping and really love 
> it,
> but the idea of less complicated infusion site changes, no tubing, and 
> more
> freedom of site  choice are all VERY appealing to us. We used their demo 
> pod
> for 3 days and Elsye LOVED it. On day three she told me that I needed to 
> buy
> that pump and get rid of the Ping. So, I'm feeling pretty confident in a
> decision to switch, especially because the cost of switching is so
> incredibly low, but I was wondering if anyone here has experience with 
> this
> particular pump. They are relatively new to the market so real user 
> feedback
> would be great, especially parents of T1 kids.
>
> Thanks!
> Melissa
> .
.
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