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"Pumping insulin" book

Discussion in 'Insulin Pump Forum' started by nikkid, Sep 11, 2014.

  1. nikkid

    nikkid Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Starting on my pump in October (counting down the days)! Has anyone read this book? It's by John Walsh and Ruth Roberts. Or have any other reading recommendations to swat up before I start?
    Thanks
     
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    noblehead Type 1 · Guru
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    Not a pumper and I've never read the book, however I've heard so many good comments about the book on this forum and elsewhere, so i would say go for it.
     
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    ElyDave Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    It's a very good book, I bought it and read it several months ahead of my planned start date. WOuld also recommend Think Like a Pancreas
     
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    MushyPeaBrain Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    The book is excellent and very straightforward. I borrowed it from a friend and was so impressed I bought it myself.
     
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    CarbsRok Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    It's known as the pumpers bible for a very good reason :) Personally I think it should be compulsory for every pumper to purchase a copy before they start pumping.
     
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    nikkid Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Book arrived in the post today....had a quick flick through the sections and so far it looks amazing- just the type of info I was looking for! Thanks for all your thoughts :) going to be a long month and a half waiting to finally get connected up!!
     
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