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Re: [IP] re: explain...

I just explain that it is an insulin pump and a way for me to get the
insulin I need. And I don't need shots any more.  I don't make a big deal
about it and no I don't wear it out in the open. I don't believe for my
lifestyle it is necessary.

At 04:01 PM 06/26/2000 -0400, you wrote:
> I was just wondering how some of you explain the pump to people who
>     > ask "what is that thing?" and "theres a tube/needle inside you all
>     > the time" I am getting questioned alot lately, I guess because in
>     > the summer my insertion site is sometimes exposed...and I noticed
>     > that it freaks people out. Anyone have any ideas of how to explain
>     > it with out too much detail? Melissa

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