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[IPk] Charlie Dalton



> Special thanks to Andrew and Caroline who have offered to meet up to chat
> about their different pump experiences. I still want to do this, so does
my
> husband, but things seem to be happening apace and events have rather
> overtaken us. We have a meeting at Kings tomorrow with consultant, pump
> nurse, Charlie's school nurses and it looks as although, if Charlie wants
> to, he can pump really soon. I had rather thought we had months to think
> about the whole thing - not that I am complaining.
>
> I have learnt so much from this site, not just about pumping but a bit
more
> about what it must be like to be diabetic. Even as a  mother, you never
> really know. As I have said previously, despite a very carefully
controlled
> diet, different insulins etc Charlie's average BM is between 18 and 30
most
> days but about 3 or 4 most mornings. Why is it that he does not feel
unwell
> with such high sugar? As a school teacher I remember diabetic children
> feeling as bad with high sugar as low. Mind you, Charlie has no symptoms
> before he crashes out either!
>
> Barbara
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Andrew Dysch" <email @ redacted>
> To: "'Barbara Dalton'" <email @ redacted>
> Sent: Sunday, September 29, 2002 10:52 AM
> Subject: RE: [IPk] Charlie Dalton
>
>
> > PS: If you haven't seen it already, have a look at
> >
> > www.insulin-pumpers.org.uk/11months
> >
> > Andrew
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Barbara Dalton [mailto:email @ redacted]
> > Sent: 28 September 2002 04:23
> > To: email @ redacted
> > Subject: Re: [IPk] Charlie Dalton
> >
> > Dear Andrew
> >
> > My husband and I would be very interested to meet you to discuss your
> > son's
> > pump
> > experiences. We come up to Lonodn fairly regularly
> > to hear Charlie sing at 5pm so could meet after 6pm - or if that's too
> > late
> > we could skip the music and see him after. We are vey lucky that his
> > school
> > have an open access policy so that we can see him every day. Let me know
> > what would be convenient.
> > Thanks
> >
> > Barbara
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Andrew Dysch" <email @ redacted>
> > To: <email @ redacted>
> > Sent: Thursday, September 26, 2002 6:30 PM
> > Subject: Re: [IPk] Charlie Dalton
> >
> >
> > Barbara,
> >
> > I work in The City (very close to Liverpool St. Station).  If you were
> > able
> > to get here, I'm happy to meet you to talk to you about our experience
> > with
> > Sam's pump over the last year or so.
> >
> > Best wishes.
> >
> > Andrew
> >
> >
> > Barbara Dalton wrote on 25/9/02 22:16:
> >
> > Is there a local group (London South) which my husband and I could join
> > so
> > that we could meet with someone on a pump? He is disabled and a bit
> > worried
> > about Charlie going on a pump.
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