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[IP] RE: testing or relying on guess or by golly!

I agree with you re: testing.  We've been on a pump from end of Feb 2002 
first the 508 and the now the Paradigm 511.  I tried to think what the 
reading would be and many, many times I was wrong, very wrong.  The ones 
where I thought my hubby would be low and he was high are the scariest.  
What if I had bolussed without looking, testing?  I would have made a bad 
situation much worse very quickly.  Even running a temporary higher basal is 
tricky, because sometimes he does go low rather than high.  His morning's 
exercise is more important than that porkchop on the supper plate two and a 
half hours before.

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