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Hey everyone! My name's**** Type one for 17 years. I start on my minimed 530g with enlite on the 17th. It's been years since I've been on a pump. Any tips or tricks? Thanks :)

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Living with type 1 diabetes since 1996.
Dallas, TX
how do you like this? how realistic would it be for a really active person?

Living with type 2 diabetes.
Lapeer, MI
Is minimed 530g and Enlite a pump and your insulin? I've been diabetic for over 15 years yet I've never heard of those. Just curious. I use a syringe and any of these insulins, Novolog, Humalog, or a cheaper generic Novolin from sams club or walmart($24.98 a vial and no script needed), my glucose

Living with type 2 diabetes.
Lapeer, MI
Numbers are perfect!

Living with type 1 diabetes since 1996.
Dallas, TX
same here****although not perfect numbers

Living with type 2 diabetes.
Lapeer, MI
Mine are 98% of the time within the 80-130 range, most are near 100. Sometimes I have low drops but rarely and never too high. Of course it all depends on what and how much we eat also.

Living with type 1 diabetes since 1996.
Dallas, TX
you're type 1 or 2?

Living with type 2 diabetes.
Lapeer, MI
They say I'm technically a T2 but I do everything like a T1, insulin injections 3 times a day.

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