I have a pair of those needles, too, though I haven't used them yet.
I'd suggest when you stop for the day/whatever, stop in the middle of the row so there won't be so many stitches on 1 needle, they won't be as likely to fall off the end of the needles.
Mirl56 at Ravelry, too.
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