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RE: [IPk] Swimming/bathing without pump



> I never wear my pump in the shower but didn't know you were supposed to
put a cap on it. Didn't know what those things were but thought as there
was only two in the box & DSN hadn't mentioned them - didn't think they
were important.


I never where my pump in the  shower. That's what the cap is for.
> Espescially
> for swimming. Just take the pump off and put the cap on. Then after
> swimming
> or a bath or shower take the cap off and put the pump back on.
>
> Being off the pump for 15 minutes or so for a shower doesn't effect my
> blood
> sugars in any noticable way.
>
> Rich
>
>
>
>> Date: Mon, 28 Apr 2008 11:22:16 +0100> Subject: [IPk] Swimming/bathing
> without pump> From: email @ redacted> To:
> a bath do you need to put a cap on the> infusion set if you take your pump
> off? I've only been swimming once since> getting the pump & only started
> worrying about this when I got in the> pool. Likewise I usually take
> showers
> but have started having a few baths> lately & have kept my pump on
> (awkward)
> because of thinking the water will> get in. I think when I started my DSN
> said
> not to bother but at a recent> pump users group I got the impression that
> that
> was what the caps in the> infusion set boxes were for.> > Many thanks>
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