[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]   Help@Insulin-Pumpers.org
  [Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]   for subscribe/unsubscribe assistance
 
 

RE: [IP] Re: being a kid with diabetes Way Back When



Never realized how hip we could have been.  But I'm afraid of what
people might have thought those tiny saccharin tablets were!  How long
have you been pumping?
Mark

-----Original Message-----
From: email @ redacted
[mailto:email @ redacted] On Behalf Of Liz Davis
Sent: Wednesday, November 05, 2003 10:17 PM
To: email @ redacted
Subject: RE: [IP] Re: being a kid with diabetes Way Back When

Insulin Pumpers is made possible by your tax deductible contributions.
Your donation of $10, $25, or more... just $1 or $2 per month is 
needed so that Insulin Pumpers can continue to serve you and the rest
of the diabetes community. Please visit:

    http://www.insulin-pumpers.org/donate.shtml

Your annual contribution will eliminate this header from your IP mail

At 09:41 PM 11/5/03 -0500, you wrote:
 >Brings back memories.  I remember those clinitest kits. I also
remember
 >being at Joslin Clinic and gathering in the "lab room" with other
 >patients to mix and then boil our urinalysis test tubes.  And having
my
 >earlobe lanced and squeezed to get the blood in a tiny pipette.  We've
 >sure come a long way!

I remember that too. I always wished that they could install a little
tiny 
faucet into my earlobe for a pain-free way to get the blood sample.  And
it 
would have been a major fashion statement to boot! Remember, this was 
before people started putting safety clips in their cheeks.

Liz
----------------------------------------------------------
for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe/change list versions,
contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
----------------------------------------------------------
for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe/change list versions,
contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org