The dawn phenomenon is not inevitable. It can be completely avoided with a few simple steps.

How to Avoid Dawn Phenomenon

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Comment by Brian (bsc) on September 28, 2011 at 6:45am
One cause of Darn Phenomenon (DP) is believed to be the natural process the body uses to "clear" insulin from the body early in the morning hours. For many diabetics, this just adds to the difficulty. Some people will find that "increasing" their basal rates early in the morning hours somewhere between 2-6 am can markedly suppress DP.

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