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Re: [IP] High morning numbers



to rosalea and max>>> first of all ,, all milk products have carbs when you
add flavored creamers you are adding that much more!!!,, do your ratios and
bolus according,,,Vincie
----- Original Message -----
From: RoseLea <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Wednesday, June 14, 2000 2:25 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] High morning numbers


> Lisa asked:
>
> <<I have been pumping for almost a month and LOVE IT!!  However I am
having
> a
> problem that was discussed here a couple of weeks ago.  My fasting numbers
> are good in the morning but as soon as I eat they skyrocket.  Doesn't seem
> to matter how much I bolus.  I usually eat an english muffin and a cup of
> coffee with flavored creamer.  Just wondered if anyone had found a "cure"
> for this yet?>>
>
> I have this problem also.  What worked for me was taking 2u of insulin for
> every 15g of carb for breakfast, then running a lower basal the rest of
the
> morning so as not to get too low.  This way, I end up with an after
> breakfast of around 130 and level out the rest of the morning.  Another
lady
> with this problem told me she takes a "get out of bed in the morning
bolus"
> and then takes a regular breakfast bolus when she eats.  You could try
some
> different things, and remember, YMMV.
>
> RoseLea and Max
>
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