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Re: [IPp] Glucogon at School

> In a message dated 9/6/02 1:11:21 PM Central Daylight Time,
> email @ redacted writes:
> > Endo sign a paper that says Devin will carry his own glucogon on him and
> > THE TEACHERS  will be trained to use it.  I'm sure the school would like
> > that
> > even more!
> >
> We moved from a school district that refused to have glucagon available
> Mary....but she carried it with her in her purse....at our new (and
> wonderful) school....she carries it with her and one is in the nurse's
> office....three are trained besides the nurse on it's administration..two
> the office plus the principal....all are trained to recognize lows and
> highs.....this is a huge school but I believe her to finally be
> *law* are they basing not allowing him to carry it with him?
> Beverly
> -*******---*******
> Beverly, Mom to Mary, NINE!!, dx'd 9/97, pumping with Animas and Nick, who
> now ten!


No law.  The Principal said he needed to check out "District Policy"  He
said "We have some 40 diabetic kids and noone else has requested this. He's
afraid if Devin has it some other child could get into it and take it.  The
District nurse wants it kept locked up in the nurse's office.

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