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Re: [IP] refrigerating insulin

Pete d'Artois wrote:
> Ruth,
> There is a device I have seen advertised in Canada (and I bought one
> for) that is an insulated pack with a freezer pack type insert
> that is designed to hold 2 bottles of insulin.  It also has pockets to
> carry alcohol swabs and a small meter.  I have found that many
> hotels/motels will freeze the spare for you at night if you explain what
> it is for.  I can't remember but I believe it comes with a second cooler
> pack as well.  I think I paid about $40 Canadian for it 5 or 6 years
> ago.  However, I don't know if they are available in the United States.
> Hope this helps.

Think they have them at Wal-Marts, and there are several companies with ads
in the ADA Forecast magazine, now that you mention it.

Ted Quick
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