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Re: [IP] Help needed please



 Check with your endocrinologist. I have gotten three day loaner CGM and it was
covered by Medicare. Lots of possible causes.

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 > On 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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