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Re: [IPk] Re: Taking the pump off for sport

On Wed, 28 Jun 2000, you wrote:
>Regarding having a snack and a bolus before sport:
>Doesn't one cancel out the other so there is no effect anyway ?

There is no immediate effect in terms of BG, but what it means is that you
have some insulin in your body.
If your blood insulin levels fall too low, then in spite of the exercise,
weird things can happen (like your BG shoots up).

  >Why not simply
disconnect and the additional exercise should counteract the >temporay lack
of insulin ? >
>Martin Seitler.
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