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Re: [IP] re: looking for advice



Try the Quick sets6mm on your back hip areas. They
work great for me......
YMMV
--- Lattany <email @ redacted> wrote:
> What size cannula are you using?  Can you use a
> shorter one?  Changing the
> angles may work, or even the sites.  Did you have
> this problem when using
> your stomach?   Maybe the thigh just isn't the best
> place for you.  As
> always, YMMV.
> 
> Lisa, Type 1
> and mom to 2 type 1 daughters
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Serena Shapiro" <email @ redacted>
> >
> > I am having a lot of difficulties with sites these
> days.  I use the
> > silhouettes and am suddenly having a lot of sites
> where my blood sugar
> rises
> > without known reason.  I pull the site and find
> the very end of the
> cannula
> > bent.  I spoke with minimed and as I am thin they
> felt I was reaching
> muscle
> > which was causing the bend.  ( I have been using
> my thighs as can not
> longer
> > use my tummy due to build up from long, long use -
> 11 or so years).  they
> > suggested putting the sils in on a 20 degree
> (rather than 45 degree
> angle).
> > has anyone done this or should I just try a
> different insertion type and
> if so
> > what?  thanks.  serena dx's '76, pumping since '89
>
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