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Re: [IP] Am I the only one? RE: insurance

> Yes, Jef I think you are one of the lucky ones!  It took us 5 months of 
> begging, pleading, threatening and bombarding our insurance with information 
> to get my 9 yr old (who is diabetic and asthmatic) on his pump......I can't 
> tell you how many Fed-Ex packages went out to them in that time....My 
> neighbors must have thought I had a "thing" for the Fed-Ex delivery guy!!  
> LOL!!  BUT, seriously, in the end we got it approved and he's been happily 
> pumping since May......Well worth the fight, but it still makes me feel sad 
> because I still have two other sons who are diabetic who we can't get pumps 
> approved for  :-(  I HATE INSURANCE COMPANIES!!!!!!  

Actually I should be giving big Kudos to my endo. He wrote up the request,
and within a few days/weeks, I was approved. He even let me have a loaner
until mine came in the mail.

I guess I am lucky :)


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