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Re: [IPk] thanks



Oh, is that all?!  I have extended boluses.  When I extend my 
boluses, sometimes I give some of the insulin up front.  

I understand those then, but that's not the "eureka" feature.

> On 17 Jan 2014, at 22:30, Tom Falconer <email @ redacted> wrote:
> 
> 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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