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Re: [IP] site question



I use alternate sides of my abdomen going an inch from
the site I used two or three days previous. I.e.
Monday left side, Wednesday rightside, Friday an inch
away from Mondays site etc.

--- Erinn <email @ redacted> wrote:
> i hope this question doesn't seem too silly...but,
> here it is:
> when i change my sites, i'm supposed to move an inch
> from the last one.
> well, when i take an old site out, i bleed slightly,
> and a little insulin
> comes out. it seems weird to me to put in a new
> site, and cover it with
> tape, because that tape covers up the old site too.
> shouldn't the old site
> be getting some air, since it is obviously a wound
> that needs to heal? just
> curious on any opinions out there.
> 
> Erinn (D 15 years, pumping 1 week 4 days)
>
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