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Re: [IP] Glucowatch



I am curious! How much does the glucowatch cost and does your insurance pick
it up just like any other meter?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Patrick G. Jobe" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Friday, December 13, 2002 7:36 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] Glucowatch


> > I just received the Glucowatch! : ) I'll be doing my prep work and
> > hopefully have my 7 yr old wear it tomorrow night. Any helpful tips for
> > the first time?
> >
> > Cari
> > mom to Andrew 7yrs, dx @ 14 mo, pumping 3 yrs
>
> I'm not quite as young as Andrew but 2 piece of advice that are important
for me.
>
> 1.    I really need to use the GW when I am not exercising at all.
Otherwise I
> get a lot of skipped readings.
>
> 2.   After removal of the GW I find it VERY important to cover the spot
where it
> was with a bandaid. It itches and if I scratch it AT ALL I get a bleeding
wound
> that scabs over and takes a while to heal.
>
> Pat
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