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Re: [IP] Changing Basal rates after vacation

> Michael made a comment that Lilly's insulin needs increased 20% over
> Christmas vacation because of being a couch potato, and no soccer
> practice.  This same thing happened at our house.  Now that school
> is getting ready to start back (if all the snow ever gets cleared
> off the road), how do you adjust basal rates for the first day of
> school?  Do you just set the basals back to what they were before
> school ended all at once, or do you watch the pattern and adjust as
> necessary?  I don't want to make Jenna hypoglycemic by just
> watching, but she's done really well over Christmas with the higher
> basals.

Lily's returned to normal immediately upon return to her regular 
routine -- within hours!!


Michael <email @ redacted>
Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.insulin-pumpers.org/