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Re: [IPk] Basal/bolus ratios-Di

Let me know when you next go, I live very close (sunny Sheffield) and 
often go out into the Peaks.
As for the basals, I find dropping the basal too much creates more 
problems than it's worth, as you still need some baseline insulin to 
keep you going - what level that is will differ for everyone of course.

michelle arnold wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm just back from 5 days trekking and cycling in the Peak District, Edale,
 > Hope and Hathersage absolutely gorgeous scenery. The views from the Ridge are
> a sight to behold.
 > I put my basal on 50% and dropped my boluses by 50% and had perfect levels
> day most days without the spike later when I stopped, it was great.  Dropping
> the boluses definitely made a huge difference and I didn't need to drop my
> basal right down to virtually 0 to stay away from Hypo land.
> I recommend the area to anyone and know I'll be back again soon.
> Cheers,
> Michelle.
> .
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