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Re: [IP] New to list



Pixie,
The best thing you can do is to go on the pump.  I've only been pumping for
1 month and my only regret is that I didn't go on sooner. Your entire life
will change. For me I've lost 10 pounds since December. Go for it girl!
Jeff
----- Original Message -----
From: Pixie <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Monday, January 17, 2000 1:59 PM
Subject: [IP] New to list


> Hi,
>
>     My name is Pixie and I am a type II diabetic (I've had  MODY since I
was
> 11) and am finally insulin dependent again. I am taking 4-6 shots a day
and
> wished to talk to others who use the pump so I can make a informed
decision.
> I'm afraid the infusion sets will hurt or that the pump will be awkward,
as
> I'm a newlywed. Also, does the pump cause more weight gain than insulin
> injection (tight control MDI)?
>
> Thanks,
>    Pixie
>
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> Randi "Pixie" Bruner
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