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Re: [IP] supplies



Your mileage may vary.  Seen at the end of car commercials, and internet
posts, meaning, you may or may not get as far doing what I did, or you may
get farther.

Jeff

----- Original Message -----
From: footprnt <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Wednesday, April 07, 1999 7:25 AM
Subject: Re: [IP] supplies


> HEY JEFF, whats YMMV???
> Tom
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jeff Dempsey <email @ redacted>
> To: email @ redacted <email @ redacted>
> Date: Wednesday, April 07, 1999 7:10 AM
> Subject: Re: [IP] supplies
>
>
> >Tara,
> >The silhouettes do have the teflon canula.  I was nervous about trying
them
> >(look at that needle!!!), until I had the training.  If you've read my
> >previous posts, I started two weeks before getting training.  Now, at my
> >doctor's office, I'm the "guy who started pumping before he got the
> >training..."
> >Anyway, the silhouettes are the only thing I use now.  I like the tape
> >included, all-in one design.  Of, course, YMMV.
> >
> >Jeff
> >
> >----- Original Message -----
> >From: Tara Dufour <email @ redacted>
> >To: <email @ redacted>
> >Sent: Wednesday, April 07, 1999 6:39 AM
> >Subject: Re: [IP] supplies
> >
> >
> >> Brenda,
> >> 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
> don't.
> >I
> >> found out yesterday that my insurance company is going to cover the
> >supplies
> >> 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
> >of
> >> course. He's already given me numbers but I need to make sure before I
> >> begin.  Wish me luck!
> >> Tara
> >>
> >> ----- Original Message -----
> >> From: The Verreault's <email @ redacted>
> >> To: <email @ redacted>
> >> Sent: Tuesday, April 06, 1999 5:48 PM
> >> Subject: Re: [IP] supplies
> >>
> >>
> >> > Tara,
> >> > The combination sets come in a box of 5 complete sets (1 catheter and
1
> >> tube
> >> > in one package) and 5 packages of just the catheter.  They also have
> >boxes
> >> > of 10 complete sets.  When they say needles, they are refering to the
> >> > catheter part.  The catheter and tubing are separate things, you have
> to
> >> put
> >> > them together once the catheter is in place.
> >> >
> >> > Rick uses the 41" tubing.  He likes it because it gives him room to
> >place
> >> > his pump on his dresser while he is changing his clothes.  The rolls
> the
> >> > tubing up and attaches it to the clip that is attached to his jeans
> >> pocket.
> >> >
> >> > Hope this helps,
> >> > Brenda
> >> > The Verreault Family
> >> > Borden, Ontario, Canada
> >> > email @ redacted
> >> @insulin-pumpers.org
> >>
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