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[IP] Lancet Devices

>I use the free style meter. It took me a while to be able to get blood from
>my forearm, but I usually rub my arm for a few seconds, and then poke it..
>Have you tried that? I have also heard that if you rub your forearm with a
>warm wash cloth the blood seems to come to the surface easier..I haven't
>tried that yet. Just a suggestion..

It also helps to "pump it." Press up and down after you prick the skin...don't
lift the lancet pen up until after you do this.
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