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Re: [IP] heat wave

Ruth Elowitz wrote:
> To add to that question, the meter booklets all say that dehydration will effect meter readings.  Does it effect what the meter
> reads?  What your bg is?  Some of each?  So what do you do if you suspect dehydration may be skewing your readings or your Bgs?

Simple equation for you, Ruth. Blood - water = higher bg.
Drinking more water may help when you have the basic problem that raised the
bg overcome. If it's purely from summer heat vs high bg just drink more to
replace it.

Ted Quick
Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/
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