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Re: [IP] Site Changes

> Do you use anything to numb or deaden the site before site changes?
> I have a 6 year old and so far we have been doing them without
> anything but he really works himself up and send his bgs into the
> 450-500 range every time. Thinking about using something but unsure
> of what or how well it works. W
For starters, put 3 ice cubes in a baggie and put it on the site for 
3 - 5 minutes before doing the final cleaning. Then put in the set. 
This will deaden the sensitivity and make the insertion much easier.

Talk to your doc about a prescription for Emla creme, a topical 


Michael <email @ redacted>
Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.insulin-pumpers.org/