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Re: [IP] Site Questions from Christy



have you tryed the outer thighs the skin is tougher there use the fatty
areas if your using the angles inserter pinch more skin so it gets under the
top layers irritation can be caused by prep or adhesive solutions also gl
let us know what works

>
> Hi everyone - My name is Christy Lyon. I have had diabetes for 25yrs.
> Diagnosed when I was 10. I have been on the pump for about 5 years.
>
> I need some information on if anyone out there has had problems with their
> body accepting the pump. The pump works great itself, but I have problems
> with
> my sites.
>
> When I used the regular sof-set micro infusion set 6mm - I sometimes had to
> change my site 2 or 3 times to get it in a good place (usually it was
> because
> it felt like it was put against something underneath my skin  or sometimes
> it
> was the sting of the insulin output). But I usually could not last the 3
> day
> site when I did get it in a good site because of the build up. It left a
> raised bump underneath my skin (??maybe insulin??).
.
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