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Re: [IP] The joys of retirement episode 1.



Time to find a new doc!
My endo works WITH me; she doesn't dictate what I have to do.
Valerie



On 3/16/14 11:00 PM, "insulin-pumpers-digest"
<email @ redacted> wrote:

>I'm jealous, very very jealous.B  I was very active in the pumpers group
>where
>I used to live, have yet to find one on my side of the river here in
>Pportland
>OR. I have a new Endo - cuz we moved, and I am not happy. He changed all
>of my
>pump settings (which were working very well thank you) and has my bg
>"goal" at
>130!B  That is not acceptable - to me that is a post prandial level. And,
>he
>messed with my basals, so I am constantly having to correct, and when
>getting
>up in the middle of the night to use the bathroom, my readings are in the
>200's!B  Again, I never used to have 200+'s (unless I either forgot to
>bolos -
>which can happen, or was totally off on the carb count). In addition, my
>insulin sensitivity factor was change as was my I:C ratio. I had to go
>along,
>there was an impression that the power of the Rx was in his hands and I
>could
>lose my pump (I am paying out of pocket for my CGM) 
.
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