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Re: [IP] counting grams of protein and fat

Janet wrote:


>2. The ratio of carb:pro:fat varies so much that it's better/gives better
>results to count each separately. "TAG" counting (TAG is an acronym for
>something) says count:
>	   1.00 * grams CHO
>	   0.50	* grams PRO
>	   0.10 * grams FAT
>	   ---------------
>	   total grams per meal of glucose

I think TAG stands for Total Available Glucose. As I recall, the TAG for
CHO, PRO and FAT differ as listed above, hence the different multiplier for
calculating your bolus.

Bob Burnett

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