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Turned down pip

Discussion in 'Benefits' started by Fiona30ni, Mar 27, 2017.

  1. bigears71

    bigears71 Type 1 · Newbie

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    Hi just a quick response you have to remember pip/ is totally the opposite to dla with pip you have to tell them how the illness you have effects you on a daily basis always explain your worst days as in DLA it was more what conditions you had ie how many hypos does she have how many times did you intervien to help a etc can she use a cooker are only a microwave do you need to give a supervision if yes how many hours a week do you need to help a out about see what a mean!!
     
  2. helensaramay

    helensaramay Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Not an answer to your PIP question but have you taken a look at using a pump? This removes the need for the 24hr hour basal injection and can help with the maths. Unfortunately, it does not remove the need to do finger prick tests or guess how many carbs are in your meal but once you know, the pump will calculate the insulin dose.
     
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