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Should I let my doctor know I’m using insulin pump supplies?

Insulin pump supplies cannot be used without your doctor's knowledge. You must undergo a surgical procedure to be able to use an insulin pump. Your doctor will create a place for the insulin pump to connect to your body, usually on your abdomen. You should always track and discuss your blood sugar levels with your doctor, and your doctor can help you determine how your insulin pump should be programmed.

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