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Re: [IP] Is pumping easier?


Maureen Reagan wrote:

> RoseLea wrote:
> > Then why is the only information I'm getting my diabetic care team is that
> > the pump is more work and has many more problems than MDI?
> Natalie wrote:
> The pump is more work than being on the conventional 2 shots a day,
> match your food and exercise to your insulin regimen.
> I have to disagree with Natalie.  In one sense, pumping is MUCH easier than
> trying to live my life matching it to insulin peaks of two shots.  MDI was
> a lot easier than that (despite the appearance of more work).  I would
> choose to do what I want to do, when I want to do it, it is a lot less work.
> Maureen

If I remember correctly, the ducky person is type II and with 2 shots a day
needed very little insulin to be chased..... (and not much in the way of insulin

Jim S.
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