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Re: [IPu] British Situation ?

And I would just add that *all* supplies for people with chronic illnesses, 
including diabetes, are supplied free of charge in the UK.


At 01:28 PM 25/03/2003, you wrote:
>The system in the UK is completely different to the NDSS one. To obtain a
>pump through their health scheme you apply through your GP to your local
>health board for approval. The information appears on the UK web Site. The
>local health board then decides if they can justify you getting a pump on a
>'cost saving' basis.
>Alan Reed

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