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Re: [IP] Why I like the pump!

Natalie, when you said you spread out 4 units do you mean you did a dual
wave bolus?

>Today, I splurged on a Quarter Pounder with Cheese, large order of
>fries, and real Coke -- haven't done THAT in a long time!
>Took 3 units to cover the Coke, and spread out the remaining 4 units
>over 4 hours -- NEVER went above 160, and was back down to 108 at the
>end of the 4 hours.
>I could NEVER do that on shots!!! I would have expected to rise higher,
>and not be down yet, 6 hours after the meal.
>Anybody who says the pump is harder than shots really hasn't tried it --
>you still have to do the calculating on shots, and you still have to do
>the testing -- what's the diff? However, on the pump, I don't have to
>keep fishing around in my purse for my insulin pen, and I don't have to
>REMEMBER to take extra shots.
>And it's the not having to remember that I like the BEST -- I really AM
>an airhead, and it would float away if I didn't have it securely
>attached!!!!  :)
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>Natalie A. Sera, with all her ducks in a row!
>Type Weird, pumping!
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