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Re: [IP] pizza advice needed!



Yes, theres usually alot of fat in pizza, and fat obsorbs slowly
which usually you'll see higher numbers 4-6hrs later (ymmv)

it's better to split any high fat meal. i did the same while on shots.
just can't get as exact.

Reisa
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Justin Daubenmire" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Friday, August 15, 2003 1:03 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] pizza advice needed!>
> Thanks for the input Reisa. Can you or someone explain to me why in a
type1
> does pizza shoot your sugar up later on after eating it like 4 or 5 hours
> later? I am on insulin shots right now and am thinking to take half the
dose
> of humalog prior to eating, like you stated, and the other half 2 hours
> later to see how that works for me. It seems, from what I am gathering,
that
> most double-dose for pizza for some reason. Can you explain why? Is it
that
> the fat slows down the absorption of the carbs or something?
>
> Justin
>
> i figure its about 100gm shoot 1/2 when i eat
> > and at 2hr shoot other half. usually by 4-5hrs i'm good.
> >
> > YMMV.
> >
> > Reisa
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "Justin Daubenmire" <email @ redacted>
> > To: <email @ redacted>
> > Sent: Friday, August 15, 2003 9:54 AM
> > Subject: [IP] pizza advice needed!
> >
> >
> > > Hi all.
> > >
> > > my wife is ordering pizza this evening and it is my first time carb
> > counting
> > > for it and dosing humalog. I know each pizza place is different and
YMMV
> > but
> > > as a general rule of thumb, how many carbs are there in a 4 inch by 4
> inch
> > > square piece of pepperoni and cheese pizza that is middle-sized crust
> (not
> > > thin crust). What should I watch out for when eating pizza? Any help
or
> > > advice will be greatly appreciated!
> > >
> > > Justin
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