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Re: [[IP] dawn phenomenon]



Julie,
Are you having breakfast before or during that time slot?  Ifso, what are
your pre-breakfast bg's?   On days without highs, what are your bg's?
Tommy
----- Original Message -----
From: denise poole <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Wednesday, July 07, 1999 12:06 PM
Subject: Re: [[IP] dawn phenomenon]


> "Julie Britt" <email @ redacted> wrote:
>
>
>  I have experienced a numer of really high bg's in the morning, between
8am
> and 11am, and I'm trying to figure out why.  Sometimes I have no snack at
all
> before bed, sometimes I do and bolus for it.  I occasionally test around
1am
> out of curiosity, which is a couple hous after I snack, but the bg's are
> almost always normal.  I am wondering what exactly a d.p. is, and could
this
> be my problem?  Any suggestions on how I could find out what is causing
this?
> Should I do a temporary basal rate at night?
>
> Julie
>         Well I would think the first thing you should do is test a few
more
> times during the night, at about 2 am and 5 am for example. This should
give
> you a lot more information about what your BS is doing through the night.
Good
> luck!
> Denise
> dxd 1971 pmpg 6/97
>
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