From Newburgh, New York, USA:
My daughter's insulin pump failed and needed replacement one week after returning from travelling by air. Could the damage have been caused by a hand held scanner used at the security checkpoint?
No. Insulin pumps should not be sensitive to that level of radiation.
Original posting 26 Jul 2002
Posted to Insulin Pumps
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