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Re: [IP] Palm Pilot from Animas arrived today!



Take the clip off and just put it in your pocket.  It is thin enough
that it doesnt feel bulky.

"A. Michael Nolan" wrote:
> 
> Deanna -
>     I started my Animas last Monday, and I too am extremely unhappy with the
> clip. It is large and unwieldy. I wear the pump (Leon) horizontally on my belt
> with the clip. As many of us type 2's I am very overweight and the clip was
> digging into my side. After fiddling with it, I have found it more comfortable
> to use the clip upside down. In other words, I clip it to my belt from the
> bottom up. The opening end of the clip is smaller and doesn't dig in as much. I
> talked to the Animas pump trainer when I started, and she said that they make a
> clip case. I loked at it, but the clip is permanently mounted and designed for
> vertical wear only. That's more uncomfortable than the big clip. I'm going to
> try some alternatives from other manufacturers, but this is just a suggestion to
> consider in the meantime. I need a clip of some sort, because I wear the pump
> clipped to the neck of a t-shirt at night for sleep. I wonder if any of other
> Animas users out there have found alternatives?? The pump is fantastic, and in
> the week I've been pumping my sugars have been great. I just wish they'd put a
> bit of focus on wearability, and offer other clip options. Any other ideas out
> there?
> 
> Mike Nolan
> 
> email @ redacted wrote:
> 
> > In a message dated 12/24/01 6:19:55 PM, email @ redacted writes:
> >
> > << I love hearing all starting on the animas....Mary starts Wednesday and is
> > very excited!
> > Beverly >>
> >
> > Very cool, Beverly. Best of luck. I have to say I'm already disappointed in
> > the clip for the pump. It's so awkward. I don't plan on using it. I hadn't
> > seen the clip before the pump arrived. I never dreamed it would be an issue.
> > Deanna
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