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[IP] Re: insulin-pumpers-digest V13 #384



CGM on Web MD
This is what I found when I was looking at another article and clicked the
link to this article. This is SO outdated.
http://www.webmd.com/diabetes/continuous-glucose-monitoring



On Fri, Feb 28, 2014 at 5:32 PM, insulin-pumpers-digest <
email @ redacted> wrote:

>
> insulin-pumpers-digest    Friday, February 28 2014    Volume 13 : Number
> 384
>
>
>
> PLEASE edit the subject line of your reply messages.
> ####################################################
> This issue of the digest contains:
> Re: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
> Re: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
> Re: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
> Re: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
> Re: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
> RE: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
> Re: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
> [IP] Re: Medtronic Paradigm 523 question
>
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>
> Date: Fri, 28 Feb 2014 16:54:46 -0800
> From: Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> Subject: Re: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
>
> Yep, same time every morning Monday through Friday at 6:30 am.
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> > On Feb 28, 2014, at 4:49 PM, Laura Arnold <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >
> > Ok - it doesn't sound like your basal rate - so don't worry about that
> right
> > now!!
> > Are u eating at the same time? What time are u eating?
> >
> > Sent from my iPhone
> >
> >> On Feb 28, 2014, at 7:33 PM, Carol Reeves <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >>
> >> Yes, I measure the peanut butter (as much as is possible since it's
> pretty
>  >> sticky) and I use the same package of English muffins and they all
> look to
> be
> >> pretty much the same size and I take the carb count off the package. I
> even
> > had
> >> my husband measure out the milk in my lattes so they would be
> consistent.
> > Still,
> >> one day after two hours it jumps to 240 and the next day it drops to 55.
> > That's
>  >> a BIG difference for a small amount of difference in peanut butter or
> size
> of
> >> muffin or teaspoon of milk.
> >>
> >> I'm not sure how to test my basal rate, but I also don't understand why
> that
> >> could make eating the exact same thing for days result in highs on some
> days
> > and
> >> lows on others. I'm still new at this, so if you could explain that I'd
> be
> >> grateful!
> >>
> >>
> >>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 4:04 PM, Laura Arnold wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Are u measuring the peanut butter every time??
> >>> I know it may sound silly but do u measure what your husband puts in
> your
> >>> latte? I don't cook but my husband does and is very supportive of my
> > diabetes
> >>> and eating healthy but sometimes he'll add something or not measure
> exactly
> >> and
> >>> it can make a difference!!
> >>> If it's not the food/carb counting - try testing your basal rate!
> >>>
> >>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>
> >>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:52 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> I have an English muffin with peanut butter and a latte that my
> husband
> >>> makes.
> >>>>
> >>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>
> >>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 3:41 PM, Laura Arnold <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>> What are u eating for breakfast?
> >>>>> Laura
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>
> >>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:34 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> I check my sugars, as you suggested Natacha, and then let the bolus
> > wizard
>  >>>>>> calculate the amount of insulin after inserting the number of
> carbs to
> be
> >>>>> eaten.
> >>>>>> Then I check my BG again (after a couple hours) and that's where the
> >>>>>> inconsistency is. Any other ideas?
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 3:19 PM, Nastacha Johnson <email @ redacted>
> > wrote:
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> check your sugars before eating --
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> bolus according to the amount of carbs you will be eating --
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> then check sugars again --
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> :)
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> -----Original Message-----
> >>>>>>> From: Carol Reeves <email @ redacted>
> >>>>>>> To: ip <email @ redacted>
> >>>>>>> Sent: Fri, Feb 28, 2014 5:13 pm
> >>>>>>> Subject: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> I just started on the Medtronic pump about 6 weeks ago and am
> really
> >>>>>>> rustrated. I've been working with my CDE, but neither of us can
> figure
> >> out
> >>>>>>> why
> >>>>>>> y morning blood sugars are high after breakfast one day and low the
> > next.
> >>>>>>> I've
> >>>>>>> aten the exact same breakfast everyday for two weeks and it never
> seems
> >> to
> >>>>> be
> >>>>>>> redictable. Any ideas or suggestions? Activity stays the same,
> stress
> >>> stays
> >>>>>>> the
> >>>>>>> ame... What are we missing???
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> ---------------------------------------------------------
> >>>>>>> or HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe/change list versions,
> >>>>>>> ontact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
> >>>>>>> ollow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>>>> ake a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>>>>> .
> >>>>>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>>>> .
> >>>>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>>> .
> >>>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>> .
> >>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
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> >>> .
> >>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
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> >> .
> >> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
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> > .
> > Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
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> .
> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Date: Fri, 28 Feb 2014 20:01:18 -0500
> From: Laura Arnold <email @ redacted>
> Subject: Re: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
>
> Hmmm...I'm stumped!
> Sorry!!
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> > On Feb 28, 2014, at 7:54 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >
> > Yep, same time every morning Monday through Friday at 6:30 am.
> >
> > Sent from my iPhone
> >
> >> On Feb 28, 2014, at 4:49 PM, Laura Arnold <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >>
> >> Ok - it doesn't sound like your basal rate - so don't worry about that
> right
> >> now!!
> >> Are u eating at the same time? What time are u eating?
> >>
> >> Sent from my iPhone
> >>
> >>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 7:33 PM, Carol Reeves <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Yes, I measure the peanut butter (as much as is possible since it's
> pretty
> >>> sticky) and I use the same package of English muffins and they all
> look to
> > be
> >>> pretty much the same size and I take the carb count off the package. I
> even
> >> had
> >>> my husband measure out the milk in my lattes so they would be
> consistent.
> >> Still,
> >>> one day after two hours it jumps to 240 and the next day it drops to
> 55.
> >> That's
> >>> a BIG difference for a small amount of difference in peanut butter or
> size
> > of
> >>> muffin or teaspoon of milk.
> >>>
>  >>> I'm not sure how to test my basal rate, but I also don't understand
> why
> that
>  >>> could make eating the exact same thing for days result in highs on
> some
> days
> >> and
> >>> lows on others. I'm still new at this, so if you could explain that
> I'd be
> >>> grateful!
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 4:04 PM, Laura Arnold wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> Are u measuring the peanut butter every time??
> >>>> I know it may sound silly but do u measure what your husband puts in
> your
> >>>> latte? I don't cook but my husband does and is very supportive of my
> >> diabetes
>  >>>> and eating healthy but sometimes he'll add something or not measure
> exactly
> >>> and
> >>>> it can make a difference!!
> >>>> If it's not the food/carb counting - try testing your basal rate!
> >>>>
> >>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>
> >>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:52 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>> I have an English muffin with peanut butter and a latte that my
> husband
> >>>> makes.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>
> >>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 3:41 PM, Laura Arnold <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> What are u eating for breakfast?
> >>>>>> Laura
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:34 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> I check my sugars, as you suggested Natacha, and then let the bolus
> >> wizard
> >>>>>>> calculate the amount of insulin after inserting the number of
> carbs to
> > be
> >>>>>> eaten.
> >>>>>>> Then I check my BG again (after a couple hours) and that's where
> the
> >>>>>>> inconsistency is. Any other ideas?
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 3:19 PM, Nastacha Johnson <email @ redacted
> >
> >> wrote:
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> check your sugars before eating --
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> bolus according to the amount of carbs you will be eating --
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> then check sugars again --
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> :)
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> -----Original Message-----
> >>>>>>>> From: Carol Reeves <email @ redacted>
> >>>>>>>> To: ip <email @ redacted>
> >>>>>>>> Sent: Fri, Feb 28, 2014 5:13 pm
> >>>>>>>> Subject: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> I just started on the Medtronic pump about 6 weeks ago and am
> really
> >>>>>>>> rustrated. I've been working with my CDE, but neither of us can
> figure
> >>> out
> >>>>>>>> why
> >>>>>>>> y morning blood sugars are high after breakfast one day and low
> the
> >> next.
> >>>>>>>> I've
>  >>>>>>>> aten the exact same breakfast everyday for two weeks and it never
> seems
> >>> to
> >>>>>> be
> >>>>>>>> redictable. Any ideas or suggestions? Activity stays the same,
> stress
> >>>> stays
> >>>>>>>> the
> >>>>>>>> ame... What are we missing???
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> ---------------------------------------------------------
> >>>>>>>> or HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe/change list versions,
> >>>>>>>> ontact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
> >>>>>>>> ollow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>>>>> ake a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>>>>>> .
> >>>>>>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>>>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>>>>> .
> >>>>>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>>>> .
> >>>>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>>> .
> >>>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>> .
> >>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>> .
> >>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >> .
> >> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> > .
> > Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> > Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> .
> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Date: Fri, 28 Feb 2014 17:06:24 -0800
> From: Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> Subject: Re: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
>
> Thanks for trying, Laura! I wrote on because I'm stumped too!
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> > On Feb 28, 2014, at 5:01 PM, Laura Arnold <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >
> > Hmmm...I'm stumped!
> > Sorry!!
> >
> > Sent from my iPhone
> >
> >> On Feb 28, 2014, at 7:54 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >>
> >> Yep, same time every morning Monday through Friday at 6:30 am.
> >>
> >> Sent from my iPhone
> >>
> >>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 4:49 PM, Laura Arnold <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>
>  >>> Ok - it doesn't sound like your basal rate - so don't worry about that
> right
> >>> now!!
> >>> Are u eating at the same time? What time are u eating?
> >>>
> >>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>
> >>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 7:33 PM, Carol Reeves <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> Yes, I measure the peanut butter (as much as is possible since it's
> pretty
> >>>> sticky) and I use the same package of English muffins and they all
> look to
> >> be
>  >>>> pretty much the same size and I take the carb count off the package.
> I
> even
> >>> had
> >>>> my husband measure out the milk in my lattes so they would be
> consistent.
> >>> Still,
> >>>> one day after two hours it jumps to 240 and the next day it drops to
> 55.
> >>> That's
> >>>> a BIG difference for a small amount of difference in peanut butter or
> size
> >> of
> >>>> muffin or teaspoon of milk.
> >>>>
> >>>> I'm not sure how to test my basal rate, but I also don't understand
> why
> > that
> >>>> could make eating the exact same thing for days result in highs on
> some
> > days
> >>> and
> >>>> lows on others. I'm still new at this, so if you could explain that
> I'd be
> >>>> grateful!
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 4:04 PM, Laura Arnold wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Are u measuring the peanut butter every time??
> >>>>> I know it may sound silly but do u measure what your husband puts in
> your
> >>>>> latte? I don't cook but my husband does and is very supportive of my
> >>> diabetes
> >>>>> and eating healthy but sometimes he'll add something or not measure
> > exactly
> >>>> and
> >>>>> it can make a difference!!
> >>>>> If it's not the food/carb counting - try testing your basal rate!
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>
> >>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:52 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> I have an English muffin with peanut butter and a latte that my
> husband
> >>>>> makes.
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 3:41 PM, Laura Arnold <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> What are u eating for breakfast?
> >>>>>>> Laura
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:34 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> I check my sugars, as you suggested Natacha, and then let the
> bolus
> >>> wizard
> >>>>>>>> calculate the amount of insulin after inserting the number of
> carbs to
> >> be
> >>>>>>> eaten.
> >>>>>>>> Then I check my BG again (after a couple hours) and that's where
> the
> >>>>>>>> inconsistency is. Any other ideas?
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 3:19 PM, Nastacha Johnson <
> email @ redacted>
> >>> wrote:
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> check your sugars before eating --
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> bolus according to the amount of carbs you will be eating --
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> then check sugars again --
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> :)
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> -----Original Message-----
> >>>>>>>>> From: Carol Reeves <email @ redacted>
> >>>>>>>>> To: ip <email @ redacted>
> >>>>>>>>> Sent: Fri, Feb 28, 2014 5:13 pm
> >>>>>>>>> Subject: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> I just started on the Medtronic pump about 6 weeks ago and am
> really
>  >>>>>>>>> rustrated. I've been working with my CDE, but neither of us can
> figure
> >>>> out
> >>>>>>>>> why
> >>>>>>>>> y morning blood sugars are high after breakfast one day and low
> the
> >>> next.
> >>>>>>>>> I've
> >>>>>>>>> aten the exact same breakfast everyday for two weeks and it never
> > seems
> >>>> to
> >>>>>>> be
> >>>>>>>>> redictable. Any ideas or suggestions? Activity stays the same,
> stress
> >>>>> stays
> >>>>>>>>> the
> >>>>>>>>> ame... What are we missing???
> >>>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>> ---------------------------------------------------------
> >>>>>>>>> or HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe/change list versions,
> >>>>>>>>> ontact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
> >>>>>>>>> ollow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>>>>>> ake a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>>>>>>> .
> >>>>>>>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>>>>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>>>>>> .
> >>>>>>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>>>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>>>>> .
> >>>>>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>>>> .
> >>>>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>>> .
> >>>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>> .
> >>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>> .
> >>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >> .
> >> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> > .
> > Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> > Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> .
> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Date: Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:09:23 -0700
> From: Susan Lane <email @ redacted>
> Subject: Re: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
>
> It may be from what you're eating the day before.  That can make a
> difference in my opinion.
>
>
> On Fri, Feb 28, 2014 at 5:33 PM, Carol Reeves <email @ redacted> wrote:
>
> >  Yes, I measure the peanut butter (as much as is possible since it's
> pretty
> > sticky) and I use the same package of English muffins and they all look
> to
> > be
> > pretty much the same size and I take the carb count off the package. I
> > even had
> > my husband measure out the milk in my lattes so they would be consistent.
> > Still,
> > one day after two hours it jumps to 240 and the next day it drops to 55.
> > That's
> > a BIG difference for a small amount of difference in peanut butter or
> size
> > of
> > muffin or teaspoon of milk.
> >
> >  I'm not sure how to test my basal rate, but I also don't understand why
> > that
> > could make eating the exact same thing for days result in highs on some
> > days and
> > lows on others. I'm still new at this, so if you could explain that I'd
> be
> > grateful!
> >
> >
> > On Feb 28, 2014, at 4:04 PM, Laura Arnold wrote:
> >
> > > Are u measuring the peanut butter every time??
> > > I know it may sound silly but do u measure what your husband puts in
> your
> > > latte? I don't cook but my husband does and is very supportive of my
> > diabetes
> >  > and eating healthy but sometimes he'll add something or not measure
> > exactly
> > and
> > > it can make a difference!!
> > > If it's not the food/carb counting - try testing your basal rate!
> > >
> > > Sent from my iPhone
> > >
> > >> On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:52 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> > >>
> > >> I have an English muffin with peanut butter and a latte that my
> husband
> > > makes.
> > >>
> > >> Sent from my iPhone
> > >>
> > >>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 3:41 PM, Laura Arnold <email @ redacted>
> > wrote:
> > >>>
> > >>> What are u eating for breakfast?
> > >>> Laura
> > >>>
> > >>> Sent from my iPhone
> > >>>
> > >>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:34 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> > wrote:
> > >>>>
> > >>>> I check my sugars, as you suggested Natacha, and then let the bolus
> > wizard
> > >>>> calculate the amount of insulin after inserting the number of carbs
> > to be
> > >>> eaten.
> > >>>> Then I check my BG again (after a couple hours) and that's where the
> > >>>> inconsistency is. Any other ideas?
> > >>>>
> > >>>> Sent from my iPhone
> > >>>>
> > >>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 3:19 PM, Nastacha Johnson <email @ redacted>
> > wrote:
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> check your sugars before eating --
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> bolus according to the amount of carbs you will be eating --
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> then check sugars again --
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> :)
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> -----Original Message-----
> > >>>>> From: Carol Reeves <email @ redacted>
> > >>>>> To: ip <email @ redacted>
> > >>>>> Sent: Fri, Feb 28, 2014 5:13 pm
> > >>>>> Subject: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> I just started on the Medtronic pump about 6 weeks ago and am
> really
> >  >>>>> rustrated. I've been working with my CDE, but neither of us can
> > figure
> > out
> > >>>>> why
> > >>>>> y morning blood sugars are high after breakfast one day and low the
> > next.
> > >>>>> I've
> >  >>>>> aten the exact same breakfast everyday for two weeks and it never
> > seems
> > to
> > >>> be
> > >>>>> redictable. Any ideas or suggestions? Activity stays the same,
> stress
> > > stays
> > >>>>> the
> > >>>>> ame... What are we missing???
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> ---------------------------------------------------------
> > >>>>> or HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe/change list versions,
> > >>>>> ontact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
> > >>>>> ollow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> > >>>>> ake a long URL short at http://type1.org
> > >>>>> .
> > >>>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> > >>>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> > >>>> .
> > >>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> > >>>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> > >>> .
> > >>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> > >>> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> > >> .
> > >> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> > >> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> > > .
> > > Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> > > Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> > .
> > Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> > Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
> .
> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> Make a long URL short at http://type1.org
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Date: Fri, 28 Feb 2014 17:49:50 -0800
> From: Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> Subject: Re: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
>
> Interesting... How would I account for that if my bedtime sugar was fine?
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> > On Feb 28, 2014, at 5:09 PM, Susan Lane <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >
> > It may be from what you're eating the day before.  That can make a
> > difference in my opinion.
> >
> >
> >> On Fri, Feb 28, 2014 at 5:33 PM, Carol Reeves <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>
> >> Yes, I measure the peanut butter (as much as is possible since it's
> pretty
> >> sticky) and I use the same package of English muffins and they all look
> to
> >> be
> >> pretty much the same size and I take the carb count off the package. I
> >> even had
> >> my husband measure out the milk in my lattes so they would be
> consistent.
> >> Still,
> >> one day after two hours it jumps to 240 and the next day it drops to 55.
> >> That's
> >> a BIG difference for a small amount of difference in peanut butter or
> size
> >> of
> >> muffin or teaspoon of milk.
> >>
> >> I'm not sure how to test my basal rate, but I also don't understand why
> >> that
> >> could make eating the exact same thing for days result in highs on some
> >> days and
> >> lows on others. I'm still new at this, so if you could explain that I'd
> be
> >> grateful!
> >>
> >>
> >>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 4:04 PM, Laura Arnold wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Are u measuring the peanut butter every time??
> >>> I know it may sound silly but do u measure what your husband puts in
> your
> >>> latte? I don't cook but my husband does and is very supportive of my
> >> diabetes
> >>> and eating healthy but sometimes he'll add something or not measure
> >> exactly
> >> and
> >>> it can make a difference!!
> >>> If it's not the food/carb counting - try testing your basal rate!
> >>>
> >>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>
> >>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:52 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> I have an English muffin with peanut butter and a latte that my
> husband
> >>> makes.
> >>>>
> >>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>
> >>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 3:41 PM, Laura Arnold <email @ redacted>
> >> wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>> What are u eating for breakfast?
> >>>>> Laura
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>
> >>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:34 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> >> wrote:
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> I check my sugars, as you suggested Natacha, and then let the bolus
> >> wizard
> >>>>>> calculate the amount of insulin after inserting the number of carbs
> >> to be
> >>>>> eaten.
> >>>>>> Then I check my BG again (after a couple hours) and that's where the
> >>>>>> inconsistency is. Any other ideas?
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 3:19 PM, Nastacha Johnson <email @ redacted>
> >> wrote:
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> check your sugars before eating --
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> bolus according to the amount of carbs you will be eating --
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> then check sugars again --
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> :)
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> -----Original Message-----
> >>>>>>> From: Carol Reeves <email @ redacted>
> >>>>>>> To: ip <email @ redacted>
> >>>>>>> Sent: Fri, Feb 28, 2014 5:13 pm
> >>>>>>> Subject: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> I just started on the Medtronic pump about 6 weeks ago and am
> really
> >>>>>>> rustrated. I've been working with my CDE, but neither of us can
> >> figure
> >> out
> >>>>>>> why
> >>>>>>> y morning blood sugars are high after breakfast one day and low the
> >> next.
> >>>>>>> I've
> >>>>>>> aten the exact same breakfast everyday for two weeks and it never
> >> seems
> >> to
> >>>>> be
> >>>>>>> redictable. Any ideas or suggestions? Activity stays the same,
> stress
> >>> stays
> >>>>>>> the
> >>>>>>> ame... What are we missing???
> >>>>>>>
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>
> Date: Sat, 1 Mar 2014 02:08:48 +0000
> From: Adam Brock <email @ redacted>
> Subject: RE: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
>
>  I'm not sure how you'd handle that. For me the only time this happens is
> when I
> get hosed on beer the night before or have milk before bed. It's just
> something
> I expect.
>
>  Honestly, I would try going to just prepackaged items at breakfast for a
> few
> days. Try two muffins and butter one day, instead of one muffin and peanut
> butter. Assuming no spikes, then slowly introduce one non-prepackaged item
> a
> day, and see when the spikes re-occur.
>
>  Is your husband making his latte in the machine before yours? Could it be
> he's
> using something with sugar that isn't in your drink, and the residue is
> making
> its way into yours?
>
>  If none of those pan out, it could be something called the "dawn
> phenomenon".
> http://www.webmd.com/diabetes/morning-high-blood-sugar-levels
>
> - -----Original Message-----
>  From: email @ redacted
> [mailto:email @ redacted] On Behalf Of Carol reeves
> Sent: Friday, February 28, 2014 7:50 PM
> To: email @ redacted
> Subject: Re: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
>
> Interesting... How would I account for that if my bedtime sugar was fine?
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> > On Feb 28, 2014, at 5:09 PM, Susan Lane <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >
> > It may be from what you're eating the day before.  That can make a
> > difference in my opinion.
> >
> >
> >> On Fri, Feb 28, 2014 at 5:33 PM, Carol Reeves <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>
> >> Yes, I measure the peanut butter (as much as is possible since it's
> pretty
> >> sticky) and I use the same package of English muffins and they all look
> to
> >> be
> >> pretty much the same size and I take the carb count off the package. I
> >> even had
> >> my husband measure out the milk in my lattes so they would be
> consistent.
> >> Still,
> >> one day after two hours it jumps to 240 and the next day it drops to 55.
> >> That's
> >> a BIG difference for a small amount of difference in peanut butter or
> size
> >> of
> >> muffin or teaspoon of milk.
> >>
> >> I'm not sure how to test my basal rate, but I also don't understand why
> >> that
> >> could make eating the exact same thing for days result in highs on some
> >> days and
> >> lows on others. I'm still new at this, so if you could explain that I'd
> be
> >> grateful!
> >>
> >>
> >>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 4:04 PM, Laura Arnold wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Are u measuring the peanut butter every time??
> >>> I know it may sound silly but do u measure what your husband puts in
> your
> >>> latte? I don't cook but my husband does and is very supportive of my
> >> diabetes
> >>> and eating healthy but sometimes he'll add something or not measure
> >> exactly
> >> and
> >>> it can make a difference!!
> >>> If it's not the food/carb counting - try testing your basal rate!
> >>>
> >>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>
> >>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:52 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> I have an English muffin with peanut butter and a latte that my
> husband
> >>> makes.
> >>>>
> >>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>
> >>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 3:41 PM, Laura Arnold <email @ redacted>
> >> wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>> What are u eating for breakfast?
> >>>>> Laura
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>
> >>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:34 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> >> wrote:
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> I check my sugars, as you suggested Natacha, and then let the bolus
> >> wizard
> >>>>>> calculate the amount of insulin after inserting the number of carbs
> >> to be
> >>>>> eaten.
> >>>>>> Then I check my BG again (after a couple hours) and that's where the
> >>>>>> inconsistency is. Any other ideas?
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 3:19 PM, Nastacha Johnson <email @ redacted>
> >> wrote:
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> check your sugars before eating --
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> bolus according to the amount of carbs you will be eating --
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> then check sugars again --
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> :)
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> -----Original Message-----
> >>>>>>> From: Carol Reeves <email @ redacted>
> >>>>>>> To: ip <email @ redacted>
> >>>>>>> Sent: Fri, Feb 28, 2014 5:13 pm
> >>>>>>> Subject: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> I just started on the Medtronic pump about 6 weeks ago and am
> really
> >>>>>>> rustrated. I've been working with my CDE, but neither of us can
> >> figure
> >> out
> >>>>>>> why
> >>>>>>> y morning blood sugars are high after breakfast one day and low the
> >> next.
> >>>>>>> I've
> >>>>>>> aten the exact same breakfast everyday for two weeks and it never
> >> seems
> >> to
> >>>>> be
> >>>>>>> redictable. Any ideas or suggestions? Activity stays the same,
> stress
> >>> stays
> >>>>>>> the
> >>>>>>> ame... What are we missing???
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> ---------------------------------------------------------
> >>>>>>> or HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe/change list versions,
> >>>>>>> ontact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
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> >>>>>>> .
> >>>>>>> Follow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
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> >>>>>> .
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>
> Date: Fri, 28 Feb 2014 21:10:41 -0500
> From: Laura Arnold <email @ redacted>
> Subject: Re: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
>
> Ok - thought about it a little more...
> Sometimes exercise can affect you up to 24 hours later...maybe??
> Or this could just be another lovely joy of diabetes !! ;0)
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> > On Feb 28, 2014, at 8:49 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >
> > Interesting... How would I account for that if my bedtime sugar was fine?
> >
> > Sent from my iPhone
> >
> >> On Feb 28, 2014, at 5:09 PM, Susan Lane <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >>
> >> It may be from what you're eating the day before.  That can make a
> >> difference in my opinion.
> >>
> >>
> >>> On Fri, Feb 28, 2014 at 5:33 PM, Carol Reeves <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Yes, I measure the peanut butter (as much as is possible since it's
> pretty
> >>> sticky) and I use the same package of English muffins and they all
> look to
> >>> be
> >>> pretty much the same size and I take the carb count off the package. I
> >>> even had
> >>> my husband measure out the milk in my lattes so they would be
> consistent.
> >>> Still,
> >>> one day after two hours it jumps to 240 and the next day it drops to
> 55.
> >>> That's
> >>> a BIG difference for a small amount of difference in peanut butter or
> size
> >>> of
> >>> muffin or teaspoon of milk.
> >>>
> >>> I'm not sure how to test my basal rate, but I also don't understand why
> >>> that
> >>> could make eating the exact same thing for days result in highs on some
> >>> days and
> >>> lows on others. I'm still new at this, so if you could explain that
> I'd be
> >>> grateful!
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 4:04 PM, Laura Arnold wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> Are u measuring the peanut butter every time??
> >>>> I know it may sound silly but do u measure what your husband puts in
> your
> >>>> latte? I don't cook but my husband does and is very supportive of my
> >>> diabetes
> >>>> and eating healthy but sometimes he'll add something or not measure
> >>> exactly
> >>> and
> >>>> it can make a difference!!
> >>>> If it's not the food/carb counting - try testing your basal rate!
> >>>>
> >>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>
> >>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:52 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>> I have an English muffin with peanut butter and a latte that my
> husband
> >>>> makes.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>
> >>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 3:41 PM, Laura Arnold <email @ redacted>
> >>> wrote:
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> What are u eating for breakfast?
> >>>>>> Laura
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 6:34 PM, Carol reeves <email @ redacted>
> >>> wrote:
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> I check my sugars, as you suggested Natacha, and then let the bolus
> >>> wizard
> >>>>>>> calculate the amount of insulin after inserting the number of carbs
> >>> to be
> >>>>>> eaten.
> >>>>>>> Then I check my BG again (after a couple hours) and that's where
> the
> >>>>>>> inconsistency is. Any other ideas?
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>> Sent from my iPhone
> >>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> On Feb 28, 2014, at 3:19 PM, Nastacha Johnson <email @ redacted
> >
> >>> wrote:
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> check your sugars before eating --
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> bolus according to the amount of carbs you will be eating --
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> then check sugars again --
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> :)
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> -----Original Message-----
> >>>>>>>> From: Carol Reeves <email @ redacted>
> >>>>>>>> To: ip <email @ redacted>
> >>>>>>>> Sent: Fri, Feb 28, 2014 5:13 pm
> >>>>>>>> Subject: [IP] Medtronic Paradigm 523 Question
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> I just started on the Medtronic pump about 6 weeks ago and am
> really
> >>>>>>>> rustrated. I've been working with my CDE, but neither of us can
> >>> figure
> >>> out
> >>>>>>>> why
> >>>>>>>> y morning blood sugars are high after breakfast one day and low
> the
> >>> next.
> >>>>>>>> I've
> >>>>>>>> aten the exact same breakfast everyday for two weeks and it never
> >>> seems
> >>> to
> >>>>>> be
> >>>>>>>> redictable. Any ideas or suggestions? Activity stays the same,
> stress
> >>>> stays
> >>>>>>>> the
> >>>>>>>> ame... What are we missing???
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> ---------------------------------------------------------
> >>>>>>>> or HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe/change list versions,
> >>>>>>>> ontact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
> >>>>>>>> ollow us at https://www.twitter.com/insulinpumpers
> >>>>>>>> ake a long URL short at http://type1.org
> >>>>>>>> .
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> >>>>>>> .
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