Melany Hellstern

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Posted by Melany Hellstern on Apr 29, 2018 1:42:56 PM




Many of us at use pumps so we’re always looking for ways to share with you on how you can save money.
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Tags: infusion set savings, type 1 diabetes, insulin pump, Inset, Inset II, Animas, Contact Detach, Tender, Comfort, Comfort Short, pharmacy, cost savings, lower cost infusion sets

How to secure your infusion set without resorting to Crazy Glue!

Posted by Melany Hellstern on Feb 22, 2018 9:41:54 AM

No one likes it when the tape on their infusion site begins to peel up long before it's time for a site change.  

Here is a great, economical tip to save your site and your wallet.  Grab a piece of Smith & Nephew's IV3000 (product code #4007) a pair of scissors and see how you can rescue your site.

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Tags: cost savings, diabetes tips, infusion set savings, infusion set tips, insulin pump, infusion sets

Safety loop to the "prevent  infusion set site rip out" rescue!

Posted by Melany Hellstern on Jan 26, 2018 1:37:18 PM

Are you tired of having to give doors a wide berth? 

Are you wary of of everyday objects that have their eye on your tubing?

Maybe it's time to try a safety loop!

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Tags: insulin pump, infusion sets, infusion set savings, infusion set tips, diabetes tips


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