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Re: [IP] Ketone Strip Question/Informal Poll...


Type 1 for seven years ... I have never even used a keytone strip...


>I was recently informed that a friend of mine, who is Type #1 and pumping
>for 8mos., was told by his endo. that it was not necessary for him to
>order ketone strips to have on hand, in case of multiple high blood sugars.
>:-/ My question is...How many of you adult pumpers order ketone strips for
>this purpose? I find it extremely difficult to reason why and endo would
>discourage a patient from ordering supplies that could alert him to a
>potentially dangerous situation. Am I missing something here?
>Pam C*

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