Tag: insulin pump

Well that did not take long...

Last week I wrote about the sometimes inconvenience of having an insulin pump.  Ryan, media sensation and fellow diabetic, said the following “ I can’t wait for the blog when you’re in a hurry somewhere and it catches on a doorknob and rips out of you”.  Well Ryan your wait was not long… It happened when... Read more »

I got 99 problems and finding a good pump site was 4

I was bound to make mistakes with my pump.  I expected mistakes at the beginning.  The first one was a big mistake.  On Sunday night I came home from an improv show and decided to switch out the pump so I would not have to do it at work. Admittedly, I had a long and... Read more »

Insulin Pump Playlist

In honor of my insulin pump training class, I have put together a “pump” themed playlist.  Also, I am pretty stoked about having the pump and will post a no doubt exciting blog about the class next week.  Have a good weekend! Pump It Up- Elvis Costello Pump Up the Jam- Technotronic Pumped Up Kicks-... Read more »

Pump up the jams... I mean insulin

I am pretty excited, today I decided to get an insulin pump.  My insurance has come through on something (finally) and is paying for 80% of the cost.  When I was told about using the pump cost was an important issue for me. It will not be too bad for $50 every 3 months I... Read more »
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