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What do you feel is the most important benefit of an insulin pump vs. insulin injections?
Easier to control blood glucose
 
Fewer needle sticks
 
More flexibility with what and when you eat
 
Less "stuff" to carry around
 
Not as obvious in public
 

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by Nicole Purcell
I no longer wear an insulin pump. Nor do I wear a CGM. I wish the latter were different, as I think a CGM would be quite useful, but the welts that it leaves on my skin - in spite of multiple efforts to fight that welts - are just unacceptable. I am, however, still interested in when people remove their pumps and why. I've seen some recent discussion around folks being asked to remove their pump for mammogram procedure, so I figured I'd ask around the hospital I work to...