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[IP] Re: How often do you replace your meter?

How often will an insurance company cover a new meter I wonder?  We have not
had a new one paid for by insurance since Ry's dx.
mom of Ryan 16yo dx 2/00 pumping 9/02
----- Original Message -----
From: Mary Beth Dowd <email @ redacted>
To: <mailto:email @ redacted.; pumpers
<email @ redacted>; cyndy tengesdal <email @ redacted>
Sent: Wednesday, October 01, 2003 2:11 PM
Subject: Re: How often do you replace your meter?

> Have not replaced it and it will be two years in January - have not even
had to replace the battery - and use it at least 8 times a day.----------
Original Message ----------------------------------
> From: "cyndy tengesdal" <email @ redacted>
> Date:  Wed, 1 Oct 2003 13:47:48 -0400
> >Yesterday the meter I leave at school for Ben malfunctioned.
> >I thought it was that someone had pushed a code button.  I fixed it
yesterday and left it there.
> >At 10 am I got a phone call saying it wouldn't work again.
> >I was ill so Valmore took it to the pharmacy and they replaced it.
> >I was told that a meter should be replaced every 6 to 12 months if you
are using it as much as we are. 8 and up times a day.
> >How often do you replace yours?
> >Cyndy, Ontario
> >mom to 4,
> >Ben Diabetes dxed 06/02
> >Ignorance is voluntary misfortune
> >Like one who seizes a dog by the ears is the passer-by who meddles in the
quarrel not his own.
> >
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