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Re: [IP] Help needed please



I do the same and usually I do not have a problem with absorption.

Michelle brings up a few other good possibilities.

On Mon, Jul 31, 2017 at 4:19 PM,
<email @ redacted> wrote:
 > Lilliana's question about how long your site has been in place reminds me
that
 > you may have to change the area of body for infusion sets. Depending on how
long
 > you've been pumping, you have to give your usual site placement area a
break.I
 > usually use my abdominal area, but then try to give it a few months
"vacation"
> using my butt, upper arms and"the girls".
>
> ----- Original Message -----
>
> From: "Liliana Wells" <email @ redacted>
> To: "IP" <email @ redacted>
> Sent: Monday, July 31, 2017 1:08:35 PM
> Subject: Re: [IP] Help needed please
>
> 90 BG before bedtime is wayyyy too low for me. I have to be at least
> 180 and then I will not bottom out during the night. So I am at
> opposite spectrum from you. Check your basals as Kristina suggested.
> Also, do you have "Think like a Pancreas" by Gary SCHEINER? There is
> a section in that book where he talks about unexplained morning lows
> or highs. Another thing to consider is, how long have you had your
> infusion in that site. I don't have a sensor either so I do the
> guessing game like you. Good luck.
>
> On Mon, Jul 31, 2017 at 3:43 PM, Sue
> <email @ redacted> wrote:
>> Hi everyone,
>>
>>
>>
>> I have a problem I haven't had before in all the years I've been pumping.
>> When I go to bed, my BG is normal; the other night 90. When I wake up in
>> the morning, after eating nothing all night, my BG is in the upper 180s or
>> higher. I upped my basal, but it had no effect. Does anyone have any
>> suggestions about what's going on? (I'm on Medicare, so of course I don't
>> have sensors.)
>>
>>
>>
>> Thanks so much.
>>
>>
>>
>> Sue
>>
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