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Re: [IP] Insulin pump differeces



I'm only in the shower for a few minutes, but may be in the pool for 
several hours.

On 5/16/2011 10:36 AM, Mark Thomas wrote:
> I have pumped insulin for about 12 years now and I would like to ask 
> the group a few questions?
>
> 1. Many people make a big deal about Minimed pumps not being 
> waterproof. I don't know about everyone on the group but, couldn't you 
> just disconnect when your in the water? I take my pump off when I 
> shower and I don't have any serious problems.
>
> 2. Is it really that important that your pump reminds you of the last 
> time you changed your infusion set? I change mine every 3 days.
>
> I just see these remarks come up frequently and I would just like to 
> know how important these things really are.
>
> Thanks, Mark .
.
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