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Re: [IP] for Laura Shapiro



Don't go in at a 90 deg angle. I was told 45 degrees. From medtronic 

 I was having no delivery errors an they thought I was inserting wrong ( after 5
yrs).

Lolita

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 > On Jan 31, 2015, at 11:13 PM, Dilip Ladhani
<email @ redacted> wrote:
> 
> I will add my 2 cents when it come to Silhouettes and what works for me to
> lessen the discomfort
> 1) I usually use an alcohol swab in the area, I'm going to insert and what
> I have found works great is to leave the area for approx 5 minutes after
> rubbing it with the alcohol swab.
> 2) Also, I do pinch and then do insert sometimes and that helps too.
> 
> On Sat, Jan 31, 2015 at 10:08 PM, Signe Myhren <
> email @ redacted> wrote:
> 
>> Laura -
>> 
>> I am thin, but maybe not SUPER thin. I was instructed to insert the
>> Silhouette
>> sets manually, and get good results with them. It means pushing that long
>> needle
>> in, but I am used to it. I mention this only because it's possible you're
>> using
>> an inserter.
>> 
>> Signe
>> 
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