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Re: [IP] Re: Seven day site



In a message dated 1/18/02 4:38:30 PM Central Standard Time, email @ redacted 
writes:


> I've been pumping 18.5 years and consistently go 4-5 days (mostly 5). A
> difference might be my total daily dose is about 30 units. *I* think a site
> that has a lot more insulin than that over time would deteriorate more
> quickly.
> 

we were told to never go more than three as the site and tubing can 
deteriorate (tubing 6) and infections....I change the cartridge when it is 
empty (or close)
Beverly
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Beverly, Mom to Mary, 8, dx'd 9/97, pumping, and Nick, who is now nine!
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