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insulin pump

I hear that the insulin pump can help control your sugars better. I have diabetes mellitus and my doctor wants me to go on the pump. I have taken shots for 10 years and wondered if anyone is on the pump and likes it?
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kimchimom

Asked by kimchimom at 12:17 PM on Jan. 11, 2009 in Health

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  • I know of a young woman who has a pump and she seems to prefer it. Less mess and no worries. I would keep asking around or ask the MD to speak with someone who has one. Good luck
    massagegiftmom

    Answer by massagegiftmom at 1:09 PM on Jan. 11, 2009

  • i have a friend who has one and she loves it. she just punches in the number of carbs shes going to be eating at that meal and it does all the work it also releases smaller amounts thoughout the day to keep her sugars normal.
    Chandra034

    Answer by Chandra034 at 1:46 PM on Jan. 11, 2009

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