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Re: [IP] for women only- bg's during cycle



Julie I I am just like you.  I crash during my periods.  I plan to try a
different carb ratio next time though. Sheila

Julie Britt wrote:

> I've seen a lot of posts about being higher than usual during your period,
> but none about being lower.  Now that I am on the pump and aiming at a lower
> range of sugars and tighter control, I'm experiencing lows much more than I
> used to.  I have been on the pill for a few years, so I don't have a regular
> cycle, if I have one at all, but usual I have some very minor spotting and
> then every 6 months or so I get a heavy one complete with cramps and
> moods... and it seems the past 3 days while this has happened I have had a
> total of 7 lows.  I haven't changed eating, insulin doses, or activity at
> all.  I've been trying to figure out why I'm going low so often and thinking
> maybe it could be hormones?  Does anyone else experience this or am I way
> off base?
>
> Julie
>
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