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Re: [IP] Re: [IP sensors



never been to a doctor that uses any area but the finger tip.


On Sat, Aug 24, 2013 at 11:45 AM, <email @ redacted> wrote:

> Just a comment....I haven't done or had my finger pricked...'since I can't
> remember'. Even the drs. use the arm area or take it straight from the
> vial.
>
>
>
> In a message dated 8/24/2013 11:53:10 A.M. Central Daylight Time,
> email @ redacted writes:
>
> You just  have to remember that testing anywhere but your fingertips is not
> as  accurate.  So, if you choose to prick your arm or hand or wherever  and
> you are a bit on the lower side, you want to do a finger prick to make
>  sure
> that you are not low.  Susan
>
>
> On Sat, Aug 24, 2013 at  9:44 AM, Nora Nevers <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
>
> > I know  you are supposed to make adjustments to use your arm or your
> thigh -
> >  do you need to make any adjustments for these alternate locations on
> your
> > hand?
> >
> > Nora Roales Nevers
> > Arlington,  TX
> >
> >
> > The flesh on the back of the fingers behind the  nail bed... and behind
> the
> > first knuckle (counting from the tip). Also  the heel of the hand below
> the
> > thumb where it is fleshy. These have  all worked well for me on occasion
> and
> > actually I think may be more  comfortable than the sides of the fingers.
> >
> > Michael
> >  .
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