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RE: [IP] when to change basal rates



Menstruation affects diabetes by the changes in the hormone levels
(progesterone/estrogen).

As is known, various steroids & hormones affect BG levels.

CJ

> -----Original Message-----
> From: email @ redacted [mailto:email @ redacted]On Behalf
> Of Michael
> Sent: Saturday, February 06, 1999 02:12
> To: email @ redacted
> Subject: Re: [IP] when to change basal rates
>
>
> > is your 13 year old daughter menstruating yet? my 13yo daughter just
> > started before going on pump and sugars were crazy the entire week .
> > She hasn't gotten it yet while on the pump, but I figure it will be
> > about the same.
> You will probably have to adjust her basals up and down to match her
> cycle when it stabalizes. There is a FAQ
>
> How does Menstruation Affect Diabetes Control
> at
>
> www.insulin-pumpers.org/howto/menses3.html
>
> which may be helpful.
>
> Michael
>
> Michael <email @ redacted>
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