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Re: [IP] weight gain at infusion site?



 I agree I think the weight gain is due to better control. And the glucose
tablets we eat for low
 BGs don't help! I know when my control has been off I have lost significant
amounts of
weight. Also stress seems to help with weight loss but I wouldn't suggest it.

 I think the question is why does the weight gain seem to be concentrated on the
stomach &
other areas where insulin is infused? 

Date sent:      	Sun, 6 Sep 2015 05:42:35 -0400
Subject:        	Re: [IP] weight gain at infusion site?
 From: Liliana Wells <email @ redacted>

> I  hear many diabetics say they gain weight after they start pumping because
> they have better BS control.  Some people are told that they can now eat
> anything.  Although that is somewhat true, they don't tell you you have to
> pay for those additional carbs.  So if you want better control you take
> more insulin, thus the weight gain.
.
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