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Re: [IP] Weight Gain?



Barb,

I can't say that the weight gain was automatic, but it did happen.  I've
been pumping for 3  years, and I have to admit I've gained almost 15,
total.  YUK!  I think it did stem from all the freedom....It's hard to
stop after you've just tasted your first candy bar!

Jenny
email @ redacted


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On Tue, 4 Aug 1998 07:08:40 -0500 "Barb Schiller"
<email @ redacted> writes:
>I was told by fellow diabetic that several years ago when she was
>considering the pump - she was warned by the pump rep that she would 
>gain
>5-10 pounds.
>
>So, my question is:  will I gain weight automatically or will this 
>happen
>only if I take advantage of the "eat what and when I want to"?
>
>I was looking forward to eating less and losing weight - though this 
>will
>not change my decision for pump therapy - I would like a head's up if 
>this
>is the case.
>
>Looking forward to lots of  comments.
>
>BarbS
>
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