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[IPp] Re: switching to paradigm

In a message dated 9/13/2002 9:06:21 PM Central Daylight Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

> I would like to hear from anyone who upgraded from the 508 to the
> paradigm.  We are debating if we are going to and wanted to hear from
> anyone who did and what you think of it.
> Debbie, Jake likes the paradigm better because of the esc button, he 
> doesn't have to wait on it to time out anymore. He also, likes the easier 
> battery change and the no manual prime. With the 508 after disconnecting 
> for sports or baths, he always went  high if he forgot to manually prime 
> it. Reservoir bubbles are not a problem anymore either. He does have to 
> change his site more often though because it holds less insulin, but he 
> swears it doesn't ever hurt to change it, just a pain to take the time to 
> do it. We use Novolog and quicksets w/ it. We also are very fortunate w/ 
> sticking. Very seldom does Jake lose a site because of coming loose.
> Hope this helps, Trena (mom to Jake 11)
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