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RE: [IPk] soooooo depressing


 Sorry to hear this. I hope you get it sorted out soon. Is there any possiblity
that you could pay for a
pump and then continue with the quest for funding?

I hope Natasha is feeling better soon.

What insulin regimen is Natasha using currently?

Mum of Sasha

> We are having a nightmare of a time at the moment with Natasha.  Her bg is
> very high, 25-33+ with ketones.  Have increased all insulins and she is
> currently taking nearly 30 units extra to what she was having last week.  We
> find that one week we are reducing everything because she is having a lot of
> hypos, the next minute we are putting it all back plus extra because she is
> too high.  Does anyone else have this problem???
> She has also been given anti-sickness tabs to help with the constant nausea.
> Consultant has agreed to her having a pump but will not consider a trial
> until funding is in place.  She is being started on a 'halfway house
> regime', he is going to work out what insulin to give as extra to her
> current dose.  We have also got to have training to count carbs again, not
> really done this for years.
> Julie
> Tired and fed up mum of Natasha, 13ys, diagnosed at 9 mths
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