[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]
[Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]

RE: [IP] Re: Rick Fishman and discomfort

Hi RoseLea. I am average weight (5'7", 160 lbs). I tried different angles
and had the same problem. Could be that I need to try again...'

Thanks. The next time I change catheters I'll try it at less of an angle.


> Rick, are you especially thin?  I've heard thin people say they have more
> discomfort inserting sets.  Perhaps you're inserting the Tenders too
> deeply... Usually 20-30 deg angle will do it unless you're thin and then
> more shallow might work better.  Hope this helps.

for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe, contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
send a DONATION http://www.Insulin-Pumpers.org/donate.shtml