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Re: [IP] Highs after breaking a fast

> Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2000 19:18:54 EST
> From: email @ redacted
> Subject: Re: [IP] Highs after breaking a fast
> Brooke,
> I would guess it has to do with the fact that you had not had any boluses
> thus no insulin still left over in your body to help buffer the lunch you
> just had.  Same would go for the sleeping thing.  I had this happen to me
> when try to fine tune my basal rates.  Take an extra unit or so more next
> time.
> Nancy 35 y/D 12 years pumping

I don't think this is the answer. A bolus should only take care of the food
you eat. Basals provide for your body's other insulin needs and provide you
with a continuous supply of insulin.


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