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Re: [IPp] Swimming



We use the Mastisol and it works  great!! Maryann Crawford momto Kaycee 8
dxd 10/00 pumping 10/01
----- Original Message -----
From: "Wright, Kelley" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Tuesday, April 16, 2002 10:06 AM
Subject: RE: [IPp] Swimming


> My question is.... how are you getting the site to stay on?  I have just
> requested a sample of Mastisol from Medtronic to see if this keeps the
site
> on while swimming.  What is everyone out there using?  We will be doing a
> lot of swimming this summer and it is concerning me greatly, to say the
> least!
>
> Also, is there anyone out there in the Houston area?
>
> Kelley
> mom to Christopher, dx'd 5/99, pumping 1/01, Jordan, turning 3 in May, and
> expecting in October!
>
> Thanks,
>
> Kelley L. Wright
> Key Account Manager - Convenience Channel
> 281-759-8770 (office)
> 281-759-8773 (fax)
> 281-467-4371 (cell)
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chris & Mary Haller [mailto:email @ redacted]
> Sent: Tuesday, April 16, 2002 8:42 AM
> To: email @ redacted
> Subject: Re: [IPp] Swimming
>
>
> If someone out there knows the secret it is beyond me--I just keep an eye
on
> my son and treat as needed--the pump isn't perfect.  Let me know if
someone
> has this figured out because I spent all last summer with the same
results.
> Mary
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: ""Michael \"Max\" and Barbara Heidt"" <email @ redacted>
> To: "Pumpers" <email @ redacted>
> Sent: Tuesday, April 16, 2002 7:28 AM
> Subject: [IPp] Swimming
>
>
> > My daughter Jessica, 10 (11 in May!!) has been on the pump since
> > January.  She is involved in swimming lessons twice a week and we can't
> > seem to figure out the best way to deal with it.  We check her numbers
> > before, during and after, and no matter what they are they seem to
> > either drop unexpectedly, or end up on the high end.  She will often go
> > low when swimming due to the high activity, so we try to anticipate that
> > by giving her a snack before she swims (as long as her number warrants
> > it).  Yesterday she was 81 before her class and had already been
> > swimming for 1/2 hour, so I gave her a small snack, knowing that it was
> > most likely going to go down.  An hour and a half later, after swimming,
> > she was 270!  I don't understand it.  Granted, she is off her pump that
> > entire time, so she was off for two hours.  But another time she will
> > finish and be low 37 - Any help??
> >
> > -Barb
> > mom to Jessie 10 (dx at 6) and Britty 9
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