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Re: [IP] sick days - yikes



> I have an upper respiratory infection. My BGs are
> through the roof. I've read about that happening, but
> it's never happened to me (8 years DMer). I bolus and
> I start to come down, but 4 hours later I'm back up to
> 350. My basal is at around 1.1 (usually .6 or .7).
> Will someone reassure me that this can happen when you
> get sick? I just started antibiotics yesterday. 
> Catherine
> 
> 

It can happen. Talk to your endo/medical team. Your body is working 
overtime to fight the infections, burning up energy, etc....

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