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[IP] Re: basals and time changes

In a message dated 7/17/01 12:34:23 AM, email @ redacted writes:

>Will be going to Eastern Europe in a month, and just wondered how I would
>deal with the time change. On insulin, in the past, I had no clue and would
>just half the time (about 6-8 hrs.) the first day, and then go on the 
>European time. What should I do? My plane leaves about 8 p.m., and arrives
>the next morning. I have 3 basal rates, and am just learning how to work
>508. Didn't think I would do

I went from the east coast to the west coast. The time difference was 3 
hours. The day before I left I moved the time 1 hour behind, the day we left, 
one more hour, and the next day the last hour. Everything was fine. On the 
return, I did the same thing, in reverse of course.

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