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Re: [IP] testing and treating kids without waking

I do the same thing for my 5 year old.  I hold him upright and give him 
a glucose tablet and ask him to chew and swallow.  He does this and has 
no recall.

email @ redacted wrote:

>Jef asks...got to hear how you treat lows without waking her...in reply to 
>Curtis.  I test and treat Josh during the night too.  I use either a roll of 
>Smarties or a juice box with the little straw.  All I have to do is whisper 
>in his ear to eat or drink and then stick either a few Smarties or the straw 
>in his mouth and he will do it.  The only thing he knows in the morning is 
>the taste leftover in his mouth.  Of course I am standing there with my 
>little flashlight in my mouth and watching that he is chewing/swallowing and 
>do not leave his side until everything is done. I then thank him, give him a 
>kiss on the cheek and go back to bed.  Wh ole process maybe 3-5 minutes!  I 
>did this just last night!!!
>mom to Joshua
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