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Re: [IP] Sleeping with pump
- Subject: Re: [IP] Sleeping with pump
- From: Michael Maturen <email @ redacted>
- Date: Sun, 04 Oct 1998 02:13:10 +0000
Try clipping it to the front or back (or even side) of your
underwear...whichever is the most comfortable side. This worked for me.
Or, you can tak an old tube sock or pair of nylons, cut a band out and
use it to contain the pump around your leg at night.
email @ redacted wrote:
> Hello fellow pumpers.
> Just had a quick question and need some answers. I have a minimed 507 and I
> use the 42 inch QR infusion set. Heres the problem...I'm one of those people
> who tosses and turns ALL night long. I've had my pump since April and still
> have had a problem getting comfortable at night trying to sleep. I tried
> putting it under my pillow and woke up with it around my neck. I've tried
> wearing t-shirts with pockets, too uncomfortable to sleep on stomach. Just
> wondering if anyone has any good and helpful ideas or me.
> Thanks, Chris (email @ redacted)
> Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/
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