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Re: [IPp] Pumping Insulin

> Hi everyone....
> Well, tomorrow is our BIG day.  We go back to the Children's Hosp to
> start pumping insulin.  It has been a great 6 days of pumping
> saline, and an awesome learning experience.  I just cannot wait for
> tomorrow, so I can finally tell my son, NO MORE SHOTS!!!!  Even
> though he does know that if problems arise from the pump, he may
> need injections for a day or so. He is totally fine with that.  His
> poor arms, legs, and tummy have HAD it with injections.....almost
> all of his sites have those hard lumps from injecting.  

Why does he have hard lumps????   I'm suspicious that his body does 
not like the insulin he has been injecting. Keep up the dialog, docs 
are usually not aware of this problem since it does not manifest as a 
control issue with injections, only on the pump.

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