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kdeemcbell
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I know I’m a little behind the times here on the discussion, but are you still having to travel to your dr, or are you doing the tests at home now?
We have done them at home since the very beginning. Well, after the initial diagnosis. It works so much better for us because it’s on our time. She has someone performing the prick that she knows and we can send the information off from our house to the lab.
The only downfall we have noticed, and this may just be in our state, but it takes at least a week to get the results back. I think it would take that long whether we were doing the tests from home or at the doctor’s office.

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