[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]
[Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]

Re: [IP] Sils



For my daughter I don't cap either end of the Sil. The nurse told me that
unless she was going to the beach it wouldn't matter. Hope that helps.
                                            Christy
----- Original Message -----
From: Todd Beall <email @ redacted>
To: pump, Insulin <email @ redacted>
Sent: Thursday, April 13, 2000 12:05 AM
Subject: [IP] Sils


> I just tried using a Sil for the first time rather than the sofsets. (my
> what a HUGE needle!  did they really have to make it that big??  I'm 48,
> but still hated giving myself injections!!)
>
> The site seems to be going fine.  My question is, when you disconnect
> the pump (to shower, etc.), is it important to "cap" both connections or
> just the part that is still attached to your body? (I never capped
> either end of the sofset quick release). What do most of you do?  (I
> have a weakness in the nerves of my hands, so it is not easy either to
> disconnect or to do extra capping if it isn't really necessary).
> Thanks!
>
> Todd
>
> ----------------------------------------------------------
> for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe, contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
> send a DONATION http://www.Insulin-Pumpers.org/donate.shtml

----------------------------------------------------------
for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe, contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
send a DONATION http://www.Insulin-Pumpers.org/donate.shtml