[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]   Help@Insulin-Pumpers.org
  [Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]   for subscribe/unsubscribe assistance

Re: [IP] Re: changing morning bolus

At 06:54 PM 9/29/2010, Elizabeth Blake wrote:

>If I don't eat anything, I will get the rise in my BG.  I try to eat 
>soon after getting up to head off the rising BG.  The sooner I get insulin
>  going, the sooner I can cut off the higher BG or avoid it 
> altogether. Whenever
>  I try to eat a high protein breakfast I end up using more insulin 
> than if I ate
>a massive bowl of carbs.  I usually stick with steel cut oatmeal, ground flax
>seeds and fruit for breakfast.

I'm with you, Liz.  If I get up and eat nothing, my bg will 
rise.  So, if I have to get up and do a fast for blood testing (ie 
cholesterol) I bolus when I get out of bed. Keeps me from going too high.

for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe/change list versions,
contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org