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Re: [IPk] first few days



I usually have the pump in my pocket and just stick all the tubing inside my 
jeans or in my underwear. I use the long length tubing (you might want to try 
the short length one if you're not already) and don't have a problem with it.
Di


email @ redacted wrote:

 > We were delighted to get Rob's pump yesterday morning and are currently doing
 > the first week of saline. He seems pretty confident with it, but there are a
few
> teething problems. He is only 10 years old and quite slightly built. Where
 > should it be kept. We have tried his pocket, but because there seems to be
quite
 > a lot of tubing, it tends to hang around outside of his clothing and
therefore
 > could get caught. We have tried wearing the little "bum-bag" with it quite
tight
 > to his body, but this seems to be restricting his movement. Any clues from
any
 > other children as to what they have found the best to do. Also, any clues as
to
 > how to "tie up" the tubing so that it is not quite so loose and hanging
around.
> We would love to hear from anybody who has found a better "bum-bag" or system
> for hiding, protecting and wearing the pump.
> 
> So far though, he seems pretty happy with it.
> 
> Jane Jones
> for Robert Jones aged 10 years.  dxd 5 years
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