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Re: [IP] Day 1

Tell Brian that it will only get better!
-----Original Message-----
From: Jocelyn Robinson <email @ redacted>
To: email @ redacted <email @ redacted>
Date: Friday, March 02, 2001 7:06 AM
Subject: [IP] Day 1

>My son Brian is now a pumper!  (mm 508 using sils) It has only been just
>of 24 hours right now, but I would say, I think we did the right thing.
>First, he feels "cool!"  The pump is much cooler than taking shots and when
>you are 11 and in middle school it's cool to be cool!  He is using 3 basal
>rates right now and has some temp. basals to use for moderate and strenuous
>activity but our first attempts haven't been perfect.  He went low while
>at the doctors office on start-up day, he went low during basketball
>that night, and was low at midnight, 2am and 4am!  Nothing some juice
>fix, so we make notes of what we did, what he bloused and try something a
>little different the next time.  I know he and I will be able to "get the
>kinks out."  Thank you to everyone on the list - just reading about your
>successes (and troubles) helps me be positive in our approach with Brian.
>Happy pumping!
>Jocelyn, Mom of Brian
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