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Re: [IP] Carbs to Raising Glucose Ratio

In a message dated 7/18/01 2:56:40 PM Central Daylight Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

> Tyring to figure out how many carbs it takes to raise my blood glucose a 
> certain level... anyone out there know how to calculate this?  For 
> instance, 
> let's say I eat 50 carbs... how much would my blood sugar go up if my 
> insulin/cab ration is 1 unit per 10 carbs?  

Your carb ratio might correlate but might not.  Mine is close.
One carb usually raises people 3 to 4 points, although YMMV!!!!!  This I read 
in the Pumping Insulin book by John Walsh.  Do you have it?
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