[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]
[Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]

Re: [IP] RE: Dry/Itchy Skin



Try using a skin barrier such as Smith & Nephew Skin Prep.

On Sun, 20 Jun 1999 email @ redacted wrote:

> I have noticed after my last few site changes that after about a day of the 
> old site being gone, the skin (on my stomach) becomes dry and itchy.
> Does any one else get this, and are there any suggestions on how to prevent 
> it?
> I use only soap and water to clean the skin before a site change,  would this 
> have something to do with it?
> I have only been pumping for 3 months, and use the soft-sets.
> Thanks for any help,
> 
> Leanne
> ----------------------------------------------------------
> 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