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Old 01-22-2013, 09:27 PM   #5
I'm slow...
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Joined: Mar 2010
Location: Central Washington State
Oddometer: 223
I'm a pumper for about six years; type 1 for 46 years. I'm 56.
Check out "frio" or its equivalent for keeping insulin cool.
Insulin pens are helpful. I injected through clothes on many occasions without ill effects.
I did break a pump falling on it. I now wear it around my neck on a lanyard under my jacket.
Check your Bg every hour or 90 minutes, especially for the first two days, to discover your rhythms.
Adjust accordingly.
being alone means maybe running a bit high at bedtime lest you run into lows at night.
It's really no big deal.
Good luck. Be smart. Don't worry.
Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.

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Yakima screwed with this post 03-08-2013 at 09:17 PM Reason: Consistency
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