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Re: [IP] Question about dining out

In a message dated 8/20/2001 9:15:34 AM Pacific Daylight Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

> Hi All,
> Lately, for everything I do, I've been asking myself "what would I have to 
> do (or have to do differently) if I had a pump?"  Well, last night stumped 
> me.
> Some friends took me out for dinner.  It was a surprise, so they wouldn't 
> give me any details about where we were going, what we were eating, etc.  I 
> couldn't figure out how much food I had until it was actually in front of 
> me 
> etc etc.  How would I know how much to bolus?
> Anyone ever been in that situation?  How did you handle it?

 That's the beauty of the pump you don't need to bolus till the food is 
served 1 HR after a milk shake my sugar is about 85 not bad. I bolus when the 
food is served I eye it an eat it. my last hba 1c was 6.5
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