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Re: [IP] MM minilink pointers



Hi Sue Ann

There is a great CGMS group on Yahoo. One of the moderators is Deb 
<email @ redacted> from the IP list. Go ahead and email her if you'd like 
to join. She can tell you how.

Is it warming up in Fairbanks yet? The leaves appeared on some of the trees 
here a couple of days ago. I love that fuzzy green of Spring.

Jan Chait


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Sue Ann Bowling" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Saturday, March 31, 2007 1:20 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] MM minilink pointers


> Having just inserted my second sensor last night (first by myself) and 
> considering calling minimed again I'd say get help to start.  How would 
> your endo's office react to direct contact by the Minimed rep? I found 
> that the stiffness of the button on the serter was a problem, and so was 
> the fact that the needle does not want to penetrate my skin.  And I 
> definitely need better guidelines on when to calibrate, especially when 
> the sensor reading is way off.  (It just told me I was in shock when a 
> finger stick says 124, but I do know better than to calibrate right after 
> breakfast.  Maybe I shouldn't have calibrated before breakfast, but the 
> sensor said 180 when a finger stick said 110.)
> -- 
> Sue Ann Bowling, North Pole, Alaska
> http://climate.gi.alaska.edu/Bowling/Bowling.html (professional--retired)
> .
.
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