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Re: [IPk] hi carb meal/wrong bolus/where did i go wrong?



Hi Clare

You mentioned feeling panic-stricken in the cinema....could you have had an
adrenaline rush that drove your glucose levels up on top of where the naan
would have taken you?


 On Fri, Mar 14, 2014 at 10:14 AM, Diana Maynard
<email @ redacted>wrote:

> On 14/03/2014 10:06, Hayward, Clare (SUT) wrote:
>
>>
>>  > Yes, may try half a naan. Yes I even freaked at blousing for 8 units
> which is
> > what I did, as I usually only bolus for 3 units or so. I was panic
> stricken
> (in
>
>> the cinema in the dark) seeing it go to 7 when I had active units of 5 as
>> I
>>
> > thought I would be hypoing shortly but that didn't happen, I went the
> other
> way.
> > Yes I thoguth the tomato sauce dish choice not so fatty or sweet as other
> stuff
>
>> you could eat so though safeish but Hannah maybe I should have bloused 1
>> unit
>> for it in any event?
>>
>>   I'll keep trying as today I just thought that's it, I'm never eating
>> naan
>> again!
>>
>
> Don't give up! Just experiment some more. I find with Indian food, if I
> stick to either mainly fat/protein (ie very little rice/naan and lots of
> meat/veg) or mainly carbs (mainly rice/naan - not nearly as interesting) I
> have much fewer problems. I also mostly only eat Indian food after sport or
> prolonged exercise (not deliberately, but it's just the way it happens as I
> only really eat it when away from home and out with friends), when my blood
> sugar tends to drop anyway, so I have to under-bolus considerably anyway
> and it's much easier to deal with.
> Di
.
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