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[IPu] Fw: [IPz] new e-mail address



From: "Suzanne Clarke" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Monday, July 29, 2002 9:01 PM
Subject: Re: [IPz] new e-mail address


> Hi Helen,
>
> Sounds like you have had a rough time lately, hope you are soon feeling
> better. I find as a parent of a child with diabetes that the Drs etc don't
> accept that I might just know more about some aspects of my sons care than
> they do. Our Dr would just about scoff out loud when I used to mention
that
> sometimes half a unit of novorapid was too much and would drop Michael too
> low (pre-pump days). He didn't seem to think that giving half a unit
instead
> of a whole unit would make much difference when we knew it would, used to
> have some fun trying to draw up half a unit in a syringe, probably got a
> slightly different amount each time!!
>
> We are still loving the pump. Had a clinic visit last week and Michaels
> Hba1c was 8.1, the one before that was 9.1 after 3 weeks of pumping and
the
> one before that (a week before pump start) was 9.8 so we are pleased to
see
> the numbers coming down.
>
> Hope everyone else is good. Bye for now.
>
> Suzanne, Canterbury New Zealand, mum of Michael 7, D dxd 08/99, coeliacs
dxd
> 04/00,pumping 04/02, Daniel 9, wife of Paul.
> Helen wrote:
>
> > Hi folks hope everything is fine with everyone.
> > Didn't know where I was to send my new
> > address so sent it here.  Hope this is the right place..
> > Sorry havn't been in touch lately but I have been
> > in hospital for 6 weeks with a bone infection in my
> > foot after surgery.
> > I came home and had so many e-mails from ip.
> > I don't know about you folks  but boy I find it so
> > frustrating we know more about ourselves  than the doctors
> > but they won't listen to us.  I warned them when I had the
> > surgery that they should give me antibiotics  after surgery
> >  as I always get infections with an open
> > wound. But would they listen  no ! So this is what
> > happened a major infection.  I get so angry with them.
> > Do others find the same problem?
> >
> > Well catch you all later
> >
> >
> > email @ redacted
> >
> > Helen  Auckland.
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