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Re: [IP] site degredation

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From: "christa" <email @ redacted>
To: "pump board" <email @ redacted>
Sent: Sunday, October 07, 2001 9:39 AM
Subject: [IP] site degredation

> I have reached another problem - my lower right
> stomach (below the belly button) seems to have lost
> the ability to absorb insulin, I have tried my hip but
> I think I ended up sleeping on it and it didn't work
> either. So I am left with my upper belly and left
> lower belly.  Any other places - if you use your back
> middle has anyone seen it affected by sleeping on your
> back - another option may be to consider novolog
> versus humalog - as I have had site failures other
> places but consistently in the lower right.  Any info
> on novolog and pregnancy - we are thinking about
> trying for a second soon and I really need to get the
> site thing under control because the high numbers are
> really high and bad for baby - i get afraid that I
> will have to go off the pump if my body continues to
> fall apart as far as absorption!  Well that is my
> whine for the day!
> Normal blood sugars to all and to all a good day!
>  Christa
Both thighs are good sites. your butt is a good site love handles are good
sites. stay on the pump to keep your pregnancy event free. spot
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