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Re: [IP] jessicas post high



so i understand this theory... but i haven't been pumping long enough to
have developped a system for dealing with exercise either...  should i
disconnect, frolick... eat if necessary, and then bolus 1 u or .5 u
after??  or set a temp basal?

-jess


On Tue, 2 Nov 1999 email @ redacted wrote:

> Jessica wrote:
> >  so... i tried the disconnect method when i was frolicking last night...
> SNIP
> >  but four hours later i woke up in the middle of the night to find i 
> > was 195, and starting to feel yucky..
> 
> I'd say since you were lowing "during and high after, this is similar to the 
> post exercise high many people experience...during the activity, you deplete 
> your sugar resoiurces, your brain senses you are low and send the message to 
> the liver to dump glycagen...and since the liver has no brain, it just dumps 
> with utter regard for amount...hence you end up high in a few hours...
> 
> I'd say treat rambunctious frolicking as you would regular exercise...less 
> rambunctious frolicking might not have the same effect
> 
> Sara
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Jessica Elena Marder
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