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[IP] site joke and deo

> Date: Sun, 21 May 2000 14:54:12 PDT
> From: "sue depinto" <email @ redacted>
> Subject: Re: [IP] Changing sites
> Jan - Regarding sites - You gotta be kidding! Right?  As a new pumper,
> that sounds pretty grossed out to me.

I guess I didn't preface it well enough. I couldn't resist the *joke.*

> >Dori,
> >Forgive me for being insensitive - but I gotta have a *little* laugh
here. <snip>

> But a question.  I read in the insulin pump therapy book about using
> deodorant at new site place in the summer so tape would stick
> better.  I called MiniMed and they said to use Mitchem unsented
> spray. Have you or anyone else used this and how? Do you 1st use the
> infusion prep wipe and then when it"s dry lightly spray with the deodorant
> before injecting the infusion set? I garden outside in the summer and can
> sweat alot, Thanks, Sue

Since I'm an *old* pumper I'm not up on all the newbie stuff. Maybe someone
else can take this Q to me.
Jan (60 y/o, T-1 11/5/50, pmpg 8/23/83) and Bluda Sue (MM507c, 3/99)

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