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Re: [IP] Managing BGs with Stress

At 05:20 PM 10/11/03 -0700, you wrote:
>Been awhile since I stopped by.  Need some advice.  My
>brains are in somewhat of a fog & I'm not solving this
>Have had some tremendous stressors over the last 2
>weeks.  Started a new job, ended relationship with BF,
>negotiating with my son's school for special support
>services...  a lot going on.
>How does you deal with the stress induced high BG when
>you're not eating?  Raise the basal or continue to
>bolus to cover it?  Any hints, tips, tricks, or
>automobiles are appreciated!
>-gail in denver
>Dx'd T1 02/14/72 @ age 11.  Pumping since 1985-ish.

Sorry to hear that you are going through such stress.  If it were me, I'd 
just continue to correct highs with a bolus, cause things should settle 
down soon.  If you were to increase your basal, you could find yourself 
dropping quick.

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