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Hi!! I'm new to this app 😊 T1D since ####. Still using Flexi pens but interested in any info on pumps? 😌

3 Answers
Living with type 1 diabetes since 2007.
Edison, NJ
Hey, pumps aren't for every one. Theres alot of maintenance to them and you have to constantly changing the site. I went from using flex pens to a pump and it put me in the hospital because i couldn't keep up with it. Im now back on pens. Just make sure your doctor fully explains whichevepump yo

Living with type 1 diabetes since 1997.
Mobile, AL
Hi, I've used pens and my pump. I'd never choose anything but my pump. I find a pump much more convenient.

Living with type 1 diabetes since 1998.
North Liberty, IA
The pump has its advantages. Only one insulin type and 1 needle per site instead of numerous per day. You have to keep up with it but pros outweigh the cons in my opinion