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Re: [IP] Adjusting your own basal rates

> You know what?  I spent the first two months calling my CDE - NOT
> getting prompt feedback, but also swearing I was ripping out this
> "blasted" pump, and going back to MDI.
> Instead, Memorial Day weekend, re-adjusted my own basil rates,
> guided by the book, and LO and BEHOLD!  they finally worked, so I
> called and told her. Never got any complaint from her, and my 6.8
> A1C verified that my adjustment was correct.
> Diabetes is not for the timid, ya' know?  Take courage, and do your
> best, and know you have about 2000 pumpers right here, 24 hours a
> day, who are MUCH easier to reach, and have probably more experience
> than your CDE.

There are also several HOWTO's on the web site that cover this 
subject as well as an interactive tool that can help with the fine 
tuning of your basal rate profile. Check out the HOWTO page 
carefully, there is lots of good stuff there.
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