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Re: [IPk] good news from the clinic

That's great Di, good news all round!

I go the clinic on April 10, or 11, what fun, can hardly wait!


>From: Diana Maynard <email @ redacted>
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>To: email @ redacted
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>Subject: [IPk] good news from the clinic
>Date: Tue, 20 Mar 2001 14:55:48 +0000
>Just back from my 6 monthly checkup at the diabetes clinic.
>Last HbA1c (6 months ago) was  7.0 (one before that was 6.8) - I#'m farily
>happy with that since I remember I'd been ill before that and had a lot of
>Microalbumin was down, which means that my kidneys aren't getting worse.
>They think they've got a 508 pump for me (actually, it's been sitting in 
>hospital for several weeks now, but noone thought to tell me!) Can't pick 
>it up
>yet as the nurse who deals with pump stuff isn't there today.
>  I asked if I could
>go on the Minimed 24 hour sensor, and my consultant said they're doing some
>trials with it at the moment and she'd pass my name on to the person who 
>was in
>charge. I'm really looking forward to doing that (well, not actually 
>the thing, but seeing the results!).
>My BP was 90/60 (it's usually low, but not usually quite that low).
>Oh, and apparently I've lost 3kg since my last visit too.
>So, my consultant was very happy, and very impressed with the effect the 
>pump is having on my control.
>She's now started a couple of other people on the pump, so she's definitely
>becoming a convert!
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