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Re: [IPp] pump poll

In a message dated 6/12/02 4:43:45 PM Central Daylight Time, email @ redacted 

> Ok I have a poll of sorts to ask you all that have younger children on the 
> pump.
> What kind of set do you use and why? we use comforts because they stay in 
> better for us and Mary didn't like the complaints of hurting when bumped 
> with the other sets
> Do you use an insertion device to put that set in? no, I manually 
> insert....after awhile it gets very easy...but we do use Emla to numb most 
> of the time
> Do you use any sort of skin barrier (ie IV 3000)?Yes, we put IV300 down 
> first...Mary has very sensitive skin and it holds better for us
> Do you use any extra tape or adhisives?no
> If you do you extra tape or adhesives, do you use them all the time or just 
> for things like swimming?we use antiperspirant around the site under the 
> IV300 and they hold great and are easy to remove...she swims nearly every 
> day
> Do you use anything to remove the sight (ie baby oil)?no
if you have anymore questions...just shoot.....pumping is so great...

Beverly, Mom to Mary, 8, dx'd 9/97, pumping, and Nick, who is now ten!
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