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Re: [IP] heat

HEAT!!!  It is just July in texas   wait till the end of August !!  :)
Could be your insulin going bad, or could be your set has a kinked cannula 
if your numbers are  'hanging' in the 200 - 300 range regardless how much 
you bolus.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Sunday, July 23, 2006 11:37 PM
Subject: [IP] heat

> Does hot weather generally cause blood sugars to run higher? This week our
> temperatures have been over 100 degrees and my blood sugars are running 
> much
> higher. I have set a temporary increase on my basals but I am still 
> regularly
> having numbers over 300. Could this be due to the temperatures or would 
> you
> guess something else is going on? I have tried trouble shooting based but 
> have
> not found anything else that could be contributing. Thanks, Emily
> .
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