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[IPp] Re: What the heck...

 Maybe she's upset about all the problems with the school and it's affecting her
blood sugar? Or is she getting sick? If you give an injection does it come down?

---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: "Catherine Schulz" <email @ redacted>
Date:  Fri, 3 Oct 2003 21:14:10 -0700

>I cannot get Emma's numbers down on the pump (we've been pumping 2 weeks now).
 >She was just fine with the new basals and boluses, now, she's over 250 at
 >check, and lots of times over 300. I'm checking and correcting every hour just
 >about, and her numbers won't budge. I've changed her set 3 times, switched
 >diluted to non-diluted and back again, re-primed the pump a half a dozen
>and no real change.  One unit is supposed to drop her 160 points (on U50), but
>I'm lucky if I see a 20-30 point drop.  It was working a few days ago >(
 >I've had stubborn highs on Lantus and H, but nothing quite like this. AND, the
>kid who never shows ketones is throwing a few.  Is this a common thing on the
>pump?  Do you gradually just have to keep upping the insulin until things even
>out for a while?  GRRRR
 >Mom to Madeline 9, Austin 7, Emma 4 dx 10/9/02 - pumping Cozmo 9/22/03,
>3, Genevieve & Gracie 1 

Kelly, mom to Jillian 13, dx'd 2/6/01, Patrick 11 and Erin 3 
Happily married to Steve

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