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Re: [IP] wake up target



"I am still perplexed as to whether we should be
really aggressive with
basals from 8-12 midnight in order to get her around
100-120 at bedtime"

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--- Ruth Schneider <email @ redacted> wrote:
> I was wondering what most people use as a wake up
> target?
> 
> do you shoot for 130-150's or the 'magic 100'?
> 
> geneva has been doing well.   she usually goes to
> bed in the 200's and we
> have lately been correcting to 140 at this time.  
> by 2 am she is either
> there or higher.  if she is under 200 I leave things
> be.
> and she wakes up anywhere from 111 (this am) to 189.
> 
> I am still perplexed as to whether we should be
> really aggressive with
> basals from 8-12 midnight in order to get her around
> 100-120 at bedtime (she
> is on 1.0-1.1 at this time now).......then
> drastically REDUCE her night time
> basals so she gradually goes up to 140 instead of
> her normal plummeting
> downward. (from 2 am until 6 am she is on 0.3 )
> 
> am I beating a dead horse?  should we just go with
> what we are doing and not
> mess around with things at this point?
> 
> thanks!
> ruth
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
>
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