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Re: [IP] Humalog/carb counting/night sugars

On Wed, 9 Dec 1998, andrew Leynse wrote:

> Dear pumpers-
>     I am in my third week of using the pump, and I feel so overwhelmed.  I
> have read so much info, I have counted my carbohydrates, I try to figure out
> how to exercise on the pump, etc., and I know this is going to take a while
> to get used to.  However, I think I have a lower ratio of carbs to insulin
> units,  and it seems weird, because I am 5' 4 1/2", 124 pounds, and I eat
> very balanced meals.  Has anyone else found the ratio suggested for them
> completely wrong?  

'Typical' ratios from the charts, etc.... may vary by as much as a factor 
of 2 from person to person.

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