So you’ve heard of Loop, or you know someone who is Looping? Maybe you've heard great things and you’d like to try it yourself? Before moving forward, we recommend you fulfill the following pre-requisites:
- You have practical experience using a traditional insulin pump & continuous glucose monitor
- You are proficient in carb counting
- You have support from a team of relevant licensed professionals
- You understand that Looping is a tool to consider for managing your diabetes, but it is not a cure
- You acknowledge that you will have to put in a decent amount of work to set up and maintain a DIY system, and learn new methods to manage your blood sugars
If you can answer yes to all of the above then great! Please move through the rest of this education module and see what may be in store for you!
If you can not answer yes to all of the above, then Looping may not be the best option for you at this time. Let us know...we can help you with any of the above!