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Re: [IP] Found a solution

On Mon, 21 Feb 2000, David Dougherty wrote:

> For years I have had large glucose spikes after meals. MDI did not fix this
> problem, nor did the pump at first. I believe I have found a solution and
> I'd like to see if anyone else has had a similar experience. My blood sugars
> have always been good when I get up in the mornings. It is only after eating
> that my sugar would quickly jump to 250+. It would come back down but I just
> could not prevent the huge spike. Several weeks ago I decided to set my
> basals as if I had a dawn phenomenon. This has worked like a charm so far. I

I would suggest that you test your fasting morning bg's. You may find 
that without eating you go low. You may find the same thing if you sleep in.

If this is the case, you might want to try a "morning bolus" instead of 
setting for a delayed dawn effect. BTDT with Lily.
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