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Re: [IP] some pregnancy questions
It sounds like you've got a couple of real winner
doctors, there. My experience as a pregnant pumper was that trying to keep
the post prandials below 100 could be VERY dangerous, especially during the
first tri-mester when you're at an increased risk of going hypo. I did
keep very tight control during my pregnancies, but that just seems
overboard. Even non-diabetics go higher than 100 post prandially, I
As far as infusion set placement goes, when I got
big I put the infusion sets on the sides of my butt, just below the hip.
My belly got pretty itcy towards the end, so I wanted to keep the infusion sets
well out of harm's way.
I don't know what the normal range is for the AICs
you cited, but it sounds to me like you're doing an excellent job! Keep up
the good work and feel free to email me privately if you'd like to chat. (email @ redacted)