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Re: [IPk] New baby



Congratulatuons, Kerrie! What a wonderful result for you and your family :>

Melissa
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Kerrie Phillips"
> <email @ redacted>
> To: <email @ redacted>
> Sent: Thursday, June 30, 2011 10:09 AM
> Subject: [IPk] New baby
>
>
>> Just wanted to share my good news and the progress my local hospital has
>> made
>> in relation to pump users!
>> After a long 4 days of induction of labour that failed, my son Aaron James
>> was
>> born by C-section on 12th June weighing 8lb 5oz. He is doing really well
>> and had
>> no problems with his blood sugars at birth. The great thing for me was the
>> anaesthetist allowed me to continue with my pump in theatre rather than
>> putting
>> me on a sliding scale as they would normally do as they don't understand
>> enough
>> about pumps! They allowed me and my husband to manage my diabetes and we
>> decided
>> as my BM was 4.5 before surgery to suspend my pump so as not to risk hypo.
>> I
>> reconnected in recovery about 1hr later and BM was 6.7!
>>
>> I am now getting used to breast feeding again and how little insulin I
>> seem to
>> need because of it!
>>
>> Kerrie
>> Sent using BlackBerry. from Orange
>> .
>
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