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Re: [IPk] thanks



Hi Belinda,

Isn't a square wave bolus the same as an extended bolus?

A dual wave bolus is where a portion of the total is given as a normal
bolus, and the rest is given as an extended bolus.  I find that this is
what works best for me, for most meals.

Tom
On 17 Jan 2014 22:23, "Belinda Washington" <email @ redacted>
wrote:

> I don't really get square & dual-wave boluses.  I extend boluses when
> necessary.  I bolus per course if I'm having a long, multi-course meal.
>
> I just haven't found the "eureka" one.
>
> > On 17 Jan 2014, at 08:13, DIana Maynard <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >
> > which features don't you understand? I'm sure we can help.
> > Di
> >
> > Sent from my iPad
> >
> >>> On 16 Jan 2014, at 11:05, Belinda Washington
> <email @ redacted>
> >> wrote:
> >>
> >>
> >> I don't understand all the features on my pump, so I can't use
> them
> >> all.  As I don't understand them all, I have no idea which of the
> unknown
> >> features could be the "eureka" one.
> >>
> >>
> >>> On 16 Jan 2014, at 10:47, Diana Maynard
> <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Hi Clare
> >>> You absolutely don't have to use all the functions on your pump!
> I don't use
> > half of them. Ever. Just use the things that help you!
> >>>
> >>> And yes, it would be lovely to have a day off from it. But it
> does get
> > easier, and there will be times when you barely realise you're diabetic,
> >> because everything becomes so instinctive.
> >>> Di
> >>>
> >>>> On 16/01/14 10:42, Hayward, Clare (SUT) wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> More recently than ever before in my diabetic life (I've been
> >> type 1 for 33
> >>>> years) and it's probably since I went on my pump (and it's
> only
> >> been a year)
> >>>> I've felt more overwhelmed (and a bit down at times I have to
> say)
> >> by my
> >>>> diabetes than ever before and it's been more consuming than it
> ever was as
> >>> I'm
> >>>> aware almost each hour and with everything I do that I have to
> >> make this pump
> >>>> work for me and utilise all the functions
> >>> .
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