Posts in category: Pumps
YpsoPump: The First Few Weeks (Part One)

I’ve been staring at my chunky old Animas Vibe with its holes in the coating and an interface from the ‘90s, thinking about how I will possibly be able to while away another two years before its warranty is up. I’ve been dreaming up scenarios in my min…

The YpsoPump Launch Event

My first week with the YpsoPump saw me in holiday eat-and-bolus-without-really-thinking-too-much-about-diabetes mode. Not to mention that it was my return to insulin pumping following a month long break. Week two saw me back at home with one of the wor…

Saying ‘Yes’ To An Insulin Pump

I’m a terrible decision maker. My family often laugh at how long it takes for me to decide what I’m going to have for lunch or what movie we should watch in the evening. Switching from Multiple Daily Injections to an Insulin Pump is arguabl…

Revisiting Gwen

I know that the decision to switch to an insulin pump is not something that I should take lightly. I’ve been deliberating the matter for a while. I wrote about it earlier this week here. I also recently went to see my diabetes educator, Gwen, for…

No Responsibility From Insulin Pump Companies

Last night, I attended an information session on insulin pumps at Diabetes WA. And this morning, I’ve got about a million things that I want to write about. I’ve been on Multiple Daily Injections since I was diagnosed five years ago. I&#821…