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[IP] Re: sites itching after 48 hrs

Hi Sharon!

Sounds like it might be an adhesive (on the set)
allergy. Are you using new sets? Do you insert through
tegaderm or anything? If it is an adhesive allergy
that might help. Might just be due to his already
itchy skin - maybe it's just having a sensitive

--- Sharon Santana <email @ redacted> wrote:
> the novolog has been helping tremendously and we
> have generally been
> getting 3-4 days out of sites... the last 2 sites
> have itched on day 2,
> and steven has pulled them out. may just be his
> typically itchy skin...
> and the site is in that spot. aveno bath hasnt
> helped much. any
> suggestions?
> --
> Sharon, mom to Gabrielle 13 dx 5/98
> and Steven 7 dx 7/00, pumping!!!
> Brooklyn, New York
> "Where's the #*&$ cure?"

Take care, Kerri, mom of Shannon-11, dxT1 11/96, pumping 11/99 
founder - Military Families of Children with Diabetes 
[MFCWD] parent network of WA, diabetes & pump mentor, future
CDE, but most importantly, mom to 8 beautiful blessings :)

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