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Re: [IP] Hot tubs & pumps

At 01:59 PM 8/6/01 -0700, you wrote:
>Hi everyone, I have a question.  I recently started
>pumping.  And, we also recently installed a hot tub.
>I know that "supposedly" the Disetronic D-Tron is
>waterproof.  I have not yet submerged it anywhere.  I
>normally just disconnect to shower and jump in the
>SO... my question to all of you is... do I have to be
>concerned with the infusion site?  Will the high
>temperature effect it at all?  Any suggestions or
>personal experiences with what I should and should not
>do when near the hot tub?
>Thanks in advance.
>dx  5/1985  pumping 7/03/2001

Kathy you may have to watch how your BG's are effected by the hot tub.  the 
warmer temps will increase the absorption of insulin.  Make sure you check 
often.  Not sure how it will effect the set, cause it depends on how well 
yours stick.

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