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Re: [IP] To H or not to H

Stephanie numbs her site before insertion using an ice cube in a baggie so
she won't get too wet for good adhesion.

-----Original Message-----
From: Kaseyfs <email @ redacted>
To: email @ redacted <email @ redacted>
Date: Sunday, April 05, 1998 5:53 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] To H or not to H

>In a message dated 98-04-05 12:16:08 EDT, you write:
><< The first few days I was testing Megan about every 2 hours even at
> we were pretty sure things were good with her basal dose me pedi-endo said
> quit poking her finger so much.
>  >>
>Thanks, Judy for the info.  Kayla doesn't mind the finger pokes so much, so
>frequent testing won't be a problem.  Dragging myself out of bed during the
>night tho...  :)
>Any suggestions for anyone our ther with skinny kids and placing the
>under the skin??'
>Have you tried the EMLA cream?  I've talked to some kids/parents who swear
>it.  It numbs the skin so they feel pressure but not pain.  Down side is
>the cream has to be applied 1 - 2 hours before insertion.
>Insulin-Pumpers website   http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/

Insulin-Pumpers website   http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/