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Re: [IP] supplies

Yup Tara, right to the hilt...or adhesive in our case.   go for it, its not
bad at all, just looks bad.  close your eyes.. LOL
-----Original Message-----
From: Tara Dufour <email @ redacted>
To: email @ redacted <email @ redacted>
Date: Wednesday, April 07, 1999 9:03 AM
Subject: Re: [IP] supplies

>Tom, does the needle have to be inserted all the way to the end?
>>Hi Tara, I just started too. I'm using a D unit and started right off with
>>what they call a comfort set.  A 2 piece affair with plastic (Teflon)
>>cannala.  I left it in for 5 days and had no trouble at all very
>>comfortable.  The needle is intimidating for sure but I haven't felt
>>one (lucky, picked a good spot I guess).  Just don't make the angle too
>>steep, 20 deg. is about right I think.  Go for it!!!!
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: Tara Dufour <email @ redacted>
>>To: email @ redacted <email @ redacted>
>>Date: Wednesday, April 07, 1999 6:37 AM
>>Subject: Re: [IP] supplies
>>>I got my pump last night, and holy cow did my stomach hurt looking at all
>>>the information I have to read and learn and especially those needles. I
>>>think I might start off using the Sof set ones first.  I was under the
>>>impression that the Silhouettes had a plastick canula too, but they
>>>found out yesterday that my insurance company is going to cover the
>>>and I am just waiting for them to doctor up a letter to Respicare stating
>>>that they will cover the supplies.  My training for the pump isn't until
>>>Monday, but I think if I get all the supplies I need before then I will
>>>start on my own, after talking to my doctor for starting insulin dosages
>>>course. He's already given me numbers but I need to make sure before I
>>>begin.  Wish me luck!
>>>----- Original Message -----
>>>From: The Verreault's <email @ redacted>
>>>To: <email @ redacted>
>>>Sent: Tuesday, April 06, 1999 5:48 PM
>>>Subject: Re: [IP] supplies
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