Re: [IPk] Sorry to moan, but...
- To: email @ redacted
- Subject: Re: [IPk] Sorry to moan, but...
- From: Diana Maynard <email @ redacted>
- Date: Mon, 24 Feb 2014 18:44:53 +0000
- Reply-To: email @ redacted
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Almost certainly a result of illness - I had something like that for
months before Christmas. Most important thing is just go with the flow -
doesn't matter how often you change your basals as long as it
corresponds to what your body needs at that time. I alternate between at
least 3 sets of basal rates depending on my body (no real reason why my
needs seem to fluctuate). Concentrate on getting healthy again and I bet
the rest will fall into place!
On 24/02/2014 18:42, email @ redacted wrote:
> Really sorry to have a moan, but really need to offload!
> So fed up with stupid diabetes!! My basal rate requirements seem to vary so
> much at the moment. One minute I'm fine with one rate, the next I'm not. If I
> seem high or low for a period of time I'll change my basal rate, but I feel
> its a bit sporadic and worry that it can't be good to chop and change too
> How do people manage this?
> I've also been under the weather with colds and some weird thing that's
> me dizzy spells (waiting on blood test results) but my bloods seem to be more
> the low side now...?! I'm also finding that wen I'm on the low side I'm
> really nauseous which is also rubbish.
> Just feel its so much effort at the moment and for the first time in ages I
> feel like I've got this constant reminder that having diabetes is forever :(
> As I say, sorry for the moan. Didn't want to moan to my other half as feel I
> offload a lot to him and I don't really have any other mates who'd
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