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Re: [IPk] Israel trip



Hi Iain

I'm sure Nanette will be happy to help.

Melissa

On Sunday, May 29, 2011, Iain Jenkins <email @ redacted> wrote:
> Hi,
>
 > A friend of mine is going on a field trip to israel, and I know there was
some
> discussion from people who live there a while back.  She wants to get in
 > contact with Israeli pump users so she can get some more info on the
situation
> there whilst she stays.  Anyone who would be wiling to share info? contact me
> and I'll pass on her details.  Sounds like quite an adventure she'll be on!
>
> <quote>
> I could use the opinion of a fellow diabetic adventurer:  I received a
> scholarship this summer to attend a 6-week archaeological field school
> in Israel w/ the U. of Washington, at a site called Tel Dor. While I'm
> there, W&M gave me a grant to study Egyptian influence in
> Hellenistic tombs south of Jerusalem. Since it's going to be two months
> of hiking, hosteling, digging, heat, dust, and limestone burial caves,
> do you think wearing the pump would be a good idea?
>
> On the
> one hand, I like the flexibility and fine-tuning ability of the pump,
> and if I can climb mountains with it, then do you think the desert would
>  pose a problem?
> <end quote>
>
> Thanks in advance,
> With every good wish,
>
> Iain.
> T1 Essex, UK.
> minimed 515 pump
> Current A1C February 2011 5.7.
>
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