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[IP] Re: ate twinkie now high sugar

Justin, anything else going on?  I have never had trouble 'adjusting' for a
Zinger :-)

maybe the stress of trying a new thing  <just kidding?

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> Ok, I was put on humalog 1 week ago. I got my body used to it and was
> running sugars that were in range and doing well checking every 2 and 3
> hours past eating meals and all was good and in range under 120 all the
> time. I decided to put humalog to the test, my first mistake. I ate a
> zinger, which is like a twinkie with iceing on top for those who don't
> It had 27 grams of carbs in 1 and the fat was 5 so I figured no need to
> break up my bolus would just dose for it at once. I properly calculated my
> carbs using my lunch ratio that has worked for 1 week. I eat the blasted
> thing and 2.5 hours later am 186 instead of the normal 81. To make matters
> worse, I have been running in the 200 since last evening and can't break
> high sugar. Can anyone offer some ideas as to why this has happened? I was
> assuming, and now realize this was wrong, that humalog would allow me to
> occasionally enjoy a treat and handle the sugar/carbs. What went wrong?
> Justin
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