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Re: [IP] ANSWERING YOUR PUMP QUESTION



 >I HAVE HAD MY PUMP MINIMED 508 SINCE DECEMBER 13,2001. I AM VERY ACTIVE 
AND AM
>LOOKING FORWARD TO GOIN JET SKIING. A FRIEND OF MINE BOUGHT ME A WATERPROOF
>CASE FOR MY BIRTHDAY. I AM USED TO THE PUMP NOW,ITS BEEN WITH ME FOR 2 
>MONTHS.
>I AM  ALSO IN THE MEDICAL FIELD. I AM A DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHER AND
>WORK FOR A MOBILE ULTRASOUND SERVICE. I LIKE MINIMED. GOOD LUCK!
>
>                            SUZANNE DIAZ
>
>
>Hi Suzanne! I started hooked up to a pump (507c) just the same day as you! 
>So far I think it's best thing that has ever happened to me! Marianne Crane 
>is not sure of what kind of pump she wants. I can tell that I love my 507c. 
>The only drawback is that you can't get prefilled ampules for it. I also 
>miss the vibrate mode, which came with the 508. That pump isn't awailable 
>in Norway yet, unfortunately. The Disetronic D-(Tron uses prefilled ampules 
>and vibration. A pumper on the Scandinavian list tested this pump, and 
>meant it had some drawbacks thogh.

Personally I think the advantages of the 507C makes up for those very few 
drawbacks.

Best wishes for you and hopefully the pump in the future :-)

Ingrid

>
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