From America On-Line:
I have Type 1 Diabetes and use an insulin pump. How would I go about bolusing for alcohol?
Make sure you eat when consuming the alcohol, and bolus based on the carbohydrates in the food. Since a low blood sugar is usually the main worry with alcohol, take a bedtime snack and avoid sleeping late the next morning. If you do drink, drink responsibly!
Original posting 1 Aug 1999
Posted to Meal Planning, Food and Diet
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