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Re: [IP] It wasn't the coffee

Mary Jean,
Great detective work!

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> Hi again,
> Remember my questions about coffee and blood sugars?  I've been conduct=
> research and have concluded that it wasn't the coffee.  (yippee!)  I =
> by testing my basal rates, they were fine.  I abstained from coffee in =
> afternoon and my bgs still rose.  I finally figured out that my carb =
> insulin ratio has gone through a MAJOR shift.  I'd just been blaming
> everything else. I suspect this has been going on for a few months now.
> I used to use a nice, easy-to-calculate-in-my-head rate of 20:1.  Now =
> appears like I need a rate of 18:1 for breakfast, dinner, and the eveni=
ng, and
> a 15:1 rate starting sometime midmorning and continuing on through the
> afternoon.  I was surprised by the severity of the rate change, but hey=
, why
> argue with what works!  I've been going with these for the past week =
and have
> been having great results.  It feels good to feel good again!  The only=
> thing is now I have to carry a calculator with me all the time.  Oh, =
how I
> liked that 20:1 rate....
> Mary Jean
> Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/

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