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Re: [IP] Remembering boluses

Right you are Sam...and I thought YOU were still in those rebellious years.
8)> (me with glasses and beard)

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-----Original Message-----
From: Sam Skopp <email @ redacted>
To: email @ redacted <email @ redacted>
Date: 01 December, 1999 1:41 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] Remembering boluses

>At 09:40 AM 12/1/1999  email @ redacted wrote:
> >Sam thanks for that encouragement.  My son, Kevin is almost 12 and has
> >pumping since Aug. this year and has forgotten to pump a couple of
> >This will help me remember to support and encourage, instead of getting
> >his case. I have to remember he's still a little boy and has been living
> >diabetes for 8 years. He's my hero!!
>When you are on the pump you are living so much more like a non-diabetic
>person that it's easy to forget that there is one extra step that is
>necessary at mealtime. Don't worry about it... new habits will eventually
>form. Just stay aware and gently remind when they forget. They'll catch on
>soon enough. From my experience with our 19 year old son (non-diabetic),
>punishment for forgetting things does not help and may even make things
>worse... especially as they get to those rebellious teen years.
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