Posts in category: t:slim X2
Filling a T:slim Cartridge: The Idiot’s Guide

I must say that one of my ongoing issues with the t:slim has been filling those little pesky black insulin cartridges. The empty cartridges still have some residual air trapped in them, which needs to be drawn out with your syringe prior to filling wit…

Review: Two Months with the Tandem t:slim x2

It’s hard to believe that I’ve only been using my t:slim for two months, because it already feels like much, much longer. In the short time we’ve been together we’ve enjoyed pizza nights, springtime basal adjustments, travel, work and will soon be cele…

Lesson Learned: Don’t Overfill Your t:slim Cartridges

Yesterday morning after breakfast, after I could no longer ignore the vibrations coming from the needy insulin pump in my pocket, I swapped out the cartridge on my t:slim. I slowly drew insulin from my penfill cartridge into the syringe, filling it all…

Frank’s First Week on the t:slim!

Frank still can’t believe that he has a t:slim tucked away in his left pocket. It feels so surreal. (In his determination to get a t:slim, Frank has even began referring to himself in the third person in his own head, which he really should stop …

Tandem t:slim X2 Insulin Pump Launches in Australia!

Tandem’s t:slim X2 insulin pump officially hit Aussie shores last week at the Australasian Diabetes Congress. It will be distributed by AMSL Diabetes here in Australia as a successor to Animas, which is in the process of exiting the pump market. AMSL i…