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Re: [IP] good stuff

Life is so good when it all just falls into place, isn't it!  I am anxiously
awaiting the arrival of my MiniMed 507C and reading upbeat messages like
yours makes me know that life is about to be so much better!
Keep up the good work,
-----Original Message-----
From: email @ redacted <email @ redacted>
To: email @ redacted <email @ redacted>
Date: Thursday, July 22, 1999 12:55 PM
Subject: [IP] good stuff

>I am happy.  Just needed to share that... This morning, I woke up at 126,
>did a killer kickboxing class, walked a mile, lifted some weights.
>I bolused 2 units when I finished, because I have learned that is what I
>Ate a powerbar and some coffee for breakfast and bolused accordingly.
>Usually I'd test fairly soon after the small breakfast because I am so
>But now that I have finally gotten "it" down, I was okay.  I just tested,
>pre-lunch, and am 86.  How cool is that???
>I feel like I can do anything now exercise wise.  I know how to handle it
>if I start high or a little on the low side, I know how to eat beforehand
>and bolus correctly, I know when to temp basal vs disconnect... sigh,
>life is gooooooood.
>Approximately a month to go before I get good insurance too... smiles!
>(I will no longer be under a crappy personal plan with an HMO that covers
>no drugs/strips - I will be with BCBS with 80% drug/supply coverage!!!!
>It came with my fellowship... another "how cool is that?")
>Insulin Pumpers website http://www.insulin-pumpers.org/
>for mail subscription assistance, contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org

Insulin Pumpers website http://www.insulin-pumpers.org/
for mail subscription assistance, contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org