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Re: [IP] Re: low all day

> >>>Why do you think my 17 year old son's sugars would be running in the 60's
> all
> day?  He keeps eating and drinking juice and not bolusing for it and
> still
>  runs low. I had him lower his basal by a tenth too. I'm puzzled. He
>  just
> went
> out with his friends for the evening and I'm worried.  Any
> ideas???>>>

Among other things, if he is "very" rested and/or his growth rate 
stops abruptly (possible at this age) his insulin requirements will 
be much lower. Since we easily see 50% or more insulin requirement 
increases for teens, the opposite is true as well.

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