I awoke at 7am this morning with a BG of 433.  Did a pretty conservative injection.  Awoke at 9am with a BG of 25.

I'm fine, physically and emotionally.  I just needed to share that with some folks who understand what kind of start to the day that is.

Thanks and big hugs, y'all

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Comment by curlysarah on May 9, 2014 at 1:59pm

Oh Emily.....I can totally relate to this. Especially the waking up in the morning thing. Here's hoping your day got better. I'm with you in spirit today.

Sarah

Comment by Marie B on May 9, 2014 at 2:04pm

wow em, that's quite a drop in 2 hours. Makes my rotten day of waking up with a 248 and taking until 2:30 to get in range a walk in the park. hugs!

Comment by Emily Coles on May 9, 2014 at 2:17pm

Thanks guys :)  Y'all are the best!

Comment by shoshana27 on May 9, 2014 at 2:19pm

Wow Emily glad you're ok now.....but do you know why you were high?
I guess it's a mystery .
BE well
HUGS

Comment by Joe Lenegan on May 9, 2014 at 2:21pm

Maybe it was a bad strip? I always recheck when I get an out of whack number like that. Hope you feel better

Comment by Marie B on May 9, 2014 at 2:24pm

good point Joe, I do too, and usually on a different meter, but I'm not always making the best decisions when I first wake up.

Comment by Mike Ratrie on May 9, 2014 at 7:36pm

Wowser! Unfortunately, I have BT & DT! So, in the spirit of Bennet -- LYMI!

I agree with Joe, I try (emphasis on "try") to check and re-check when I get an out of whack number like that, especially if I am not feeling it.

Those super low numbers sometimes cause me to "lose" a whole day, due to feeling shaky and a bit disoriented, even after I get back in range.

Comment by Lilli D on May 10, 2014 at 11:37am
Hugs Em!!!
Comment by Nyadach on May 10, 2014 at 11:44am

Hate days like that...oh the same in reverse. Best excuse I've so far heard is "seasonal shift" though.

Comment by swisschocolate on May 11, 2014 at 3:11am

Dear Diabetes Gremlin, please let Emily alone!!
Hugs, Emily!!

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