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Re: [IP] Re: Glucowatch

In a message dated 3/26/01 5:43:46 PM Pacific Standard Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

> > Does anyone know if the new Glucowatch is going to be waterproof?  Josh
> asked
> > this today and I never thought about it at all!!  Jim H. do you know?????
> I don't know how it could be.  The GlucoWatch itself might be, but the patch
> is between the device and the skin and would be exposed to the water, which
> would render the patch useless, I would think -- major dilution of the
> interstitial fluid drawn into the patch and all that.  But I could be wrong.

Since the GlucoWatch is less effective when it's very hot and you are sweaty 
- that says it won't be usable in water.
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