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Re: [IP] pump



I am on a pump too, but I don't hide to do finger sticks in public.  In
restaurants, I do try to be a little discreet because people are eating and some
people get sick at the site of blood.

Billie

email @ redacted wrote:

> In a message dated 4/11/02 8:04:16 PM Eastern Daylight Time, email @ redacted
> writes:
>
> > .   It will be great not to excuse myself when I am eating out to the
> > ladies room when the meal has been served so I can inject the humolog.
>
> I'm just curious....how many of you do excuse yourself from the table to
> inject insulin? or how many of you did before you were on the pump?  I
> usually just injected right there under the table (in my thigh).  I've also
> injected right out on the lawn at fairs and picnics, family gatherings, etc.
> Am I the only person out there who doesn't "hide" when doing finger sticks or
> injections?   OK OK, I'm pumping now so I don't inject anymore unless I'm
> taking a pump break.
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