"I am assuming this is your first cup of the morning coffee. It happens to me too, and I take it black. If it is your korning cup, all sorts of things are going on in your body besides the coffee. Your endo system is waking up, all sorts of…"
"HI I took thought that my coffee was making my sugars spike, what I found out was that it was my body waking up, I don't sleep very well and would usually be up by 5am, I would wait till 8am to check my sugar and have breakfast. sugars were…"
Well, this thread is alive 4 years later - so any thought is still valid. That being said, i didn't have the time to read everything posted!
My simple contribution is this: i took a Pharmacology 101 course a number of years back,…"
"I agree with what you're saying. I actually have to take more insulin when I don't eat breakfast than when I do. If I don't eat, I have to chase highs all morning and my several correction boluses add up to more than the 2 units of…"
"at first, when i went on the pump, i had little clue as to what my insulin needs were. i assumed that anything w/ carbos needed insulin and anything w/out didnt. well, that was NOT the case. if i so much as look at food, i need insulin! coffee, even…"
try the same coffee later on in the afternoon (without food), and compare. I don't think the morning sugar spikes are related, it annoyed me incredibly too thinking that even drinking black coffee would ruin my perfect wake up…"
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