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Re: [IP] Re:Saltwater in pump

At 10:19 AM 09/12/00 Sheila Morris wrote:
 >>>>>Ian attends school with his diabetic pump<<<<<
 >Never heard of a machine getting diabetes?????...............Sorry I
 >couldn't resist.

Yup! The diabetic pump has a separate reservoir to give itself basals and 
boluses. You have to do periodic testing to see how it's doing too. 
Unfortunately you can't send these diabetic pumps back for replacement... 
except for periodic maintenance at the local pump hospital, you have to do 
the best you can with what you got. :-)

(tongue firmly implanted in cheek)

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