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[IP] Re: insertion site questions

In a message dated 5/28/01 12:47:55 AM, email @ redacted writes:

>What will her skin look like when we actually pump insulin?  Is the skin
>prep madatory? or can you just wash the site with warm soapy water, dry
>do the insertion?
>Thanks in advance for all of your help.  Jeanine Mom to Abigail 6 dx 6-23-00
>and Christopher twins.
>Ps.  My daughter has a long history of eczema!!!

I have very allergic skin reactions to many things. I was getting problems at 
sites, and tried different tapes, etc. That didn't work. I ended up using 
BARD, which is a type of barrier.
It works for me. See if you can get some samples to try.

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