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[IP] Alcohol Consumption

> Dee Dee asks:
> I am curious to get other pump users input on the consumption of alcohol
> while pumping.  ........

> I love red wine, but I find that it wreaks havoc with control the morning
> FOLLOWING consumption, not DURING, as is traditionally documented. Let's say I
> have 3 glasses (yes, it does happen). I have to really watch my carb:insulin
> ratios the morning after since they can triple. A normal 7:1 can turn into a 15:1
> or even 20:1! It must be a liver thing, whereby it's not releasing as much
> glucose in response to metabolism of alcohol. None of my doctors have heard of
> such a phenomenon the morning after. Anyone else out there experience this
> oddity?

Susan R.

Bahama Sue

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