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Re: [IP] Fw: pumping kids who take gymnastics



I think that we will end up doing something similar.  It will take some
"practice".
thank you.   Cherie
----- Original Message -----
From: "Kay Guy" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Sunday, May 04, 2003 11:36 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] Fw: pumping kids who take gymnastics


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> When Jenny, 14, does hs sports (field hockey, soccer, track), she
> disconnects and boluses every two hours. She does not need all off her
> missed basal on really strenuous days. On track days, she gives herself
> 50% and that seems about right. It's kind of a guessing game, because
> her needs vary a lot from day to day.
>
> Kay
>
>
>
> Cherie wrote:
>
> >----- Original Message -----
> >From: Cherie
> >To: Parents at Children
> >Sent: Sunday, May 04, 2003 8:45 AM
> >Subject: pumping kids who take gymnastics
> >
> >
> >Hi all,
> >
> >Kara will be starting the gymnastics team soon.  She will be practicing
> >4 hours a day 3 times a week.  Right now for regular class she takes her
pump
> >off.  But for the team-ughhhh!  She does not want to wear it as she is
afraid
> >of getting hurt-landing on it or something.  Also, she is embarrassed
because
> >it will stick out( I hate this!).
> >
> >I know that she will have to wear it, but do any of you have any great
> >suggestions??  I think taking it off and bolusing every hour will lead to
too
> >many forgotten boluses so i dont think this is an option.
> >
> >Any ideas?  Thanks everybody--also  the "everybody has something thread
was
> >great!
> >Cherie  mommy to Kara age 9 (almost 10 ) dx 1-98 pumping Htron 2-01
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