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Re: [IP] Re: Humalog and Exercise


I think the what everyone is trying to get at here is the need to simply
experiment with basals, boluses and exercise until your son has an idea of
what different types and intensity of exercise will do to his bgs.  This
means alot of initial testing but once he has a good general idea he should
safely be able to guesstimate his needs.

The effects of exercise vary so widely among diabetics and in the same
diabetic as Lily's dad pointed out.  Some careful experimentation and a
ready supply of glucose tablets are probably the best ways to handle any

Karen Alasin
Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/