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Re: [IP] RE: insulin-pumpers-digest V5 #320

> Happens to me too.  A while ago on another list there was a similar
> discussion.  Some people never experience the sting, others (myself
> included) felt it quite often.  It was decided that perhaps the canula was
> close to a nerve ending, or muscle.  I don't know what causes it, or how to
> fix it, but I usually just find that if I bite the bullet and ignore it,
> (which isn't always easy, sometimes it REALLY burns), I don't have to waste
> a set and replace it.  The burn has no effect on my absorbtion level, or
> anything.

Try breaking the boluses into two or more smaller boluses -- this ususally
helps. Do them a few minutes apart.
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