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RE: [IP] Re: kids and testing



Poke as normal..you may want to go to a higher setting though on the
lancet..the least painful area to test is the top of the arm right before
the elbow.

-----Original Message-----
From: email @ redacted
[mailto:email @ redacted]On Behalf Of Earl and Kay
Guy
Sent: Friday, August 02, 2002 12:18 AM
To: email @ redacted
Subject: Re: [IP] Re: kids and testing


When you test via the arm, do just poke like normal? Are the numbers
comparable to finger sticks?

Kay (mom to Jenny, 13)

email @ redacted wrote:

>After being on a One Touch Ultra for 3 months using my arms exclusively, I
>can't imagine why any parent strong enough to put there child on a pump
would
>still be testing via the fingers- It's stone age- I say it this way not as
a
>mean minded critique, but as a way to get my point accross to at least try
>using the arm for testing-  You kid might find testing to be too easy-
>
>Bryon
>email @ redacted
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