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Re: [IP] re:problem sites

Ann Wall <email @ redacted> wrote:

> I too am suffering from infusion set sites.  I just learned today,
> that swabbing lemon juice on your skin before insertion can "toughen up"
> skin so you won't have so many problems.  Has anyone else heard this
> it) and does it truly help?

I haven't heard about lemon juice, but I have heard of major league (and I
suppose minor league) pitchers soaking one or two fingers of their throwing
hand in pickle juice to toughen the skin.  I have no idea if either works.

Jim Handsfield
email @ redacted

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