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Re: [IP] Stuck at work with unstuck set!!!


I keep a whole set change in my desk drawer at work.  I never saw the need for it until I ended up in your situation :)

Hope everything works out ok until you get home and can put in a new set.


---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: "Sara Johnson (Volt)" <email @ redacted>
Reply-To: email @ redacted
Date: Wed, 13 Jun 2001 09:40:22 -0700

>I changed my softset this morning, then went running at the gym.  When I
>was done, I found half the tape had come unstuck.  Checking my bg I see
>the set really came out as it was 290.  Lo and behold, I took off the
>set, and there was the little cannula laying against my skin.  I do have
>my humalog pen today as always, so it looks like I'm using that since
>going home is a looong drive in traffic.
>If I remember from "Pumping Insulin" correctly, don't I give my total
>basal insulin every 3 hours?  Is this right?  (I.e. since my basal
>during most of the day is 0.6, I'd give 2 units with the pen every 3
>In the meantime, I feel NAKED without my pump.  I miss it already.  :-(
>Thanks everyone!
>[DM since 10/86 - pumping since 5/01]
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