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by TractorRog
18 Nov 2012, 7:18pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Cycling with Type 1 Diabates: Insulin Pump.
Replies: 17
Views: 3101

Re: Cycling with Type 1 Diabates: Insulin Pump.

Correct - I don't take on any extra insulin for carb snacks as I'm cycling and whether I do or not at a cafe stop depends on blood sugar reading when I stop, what I'm going to eat and distance/terrain to be covered after setting off again. If I'm having beans on toast at 11ish and probably not going...
by TractorRog
18 Nov 2012, 3:34pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Cycling with Type 1 Diabates: Insulin Pump.
Replies: 17
Views: 3101

Re: Cycling with Type 1 Diabates: Insulin Pump.

Tlinford - don't be scared of endurance events as there is no reason why someone with type 1 diabetes, and who understands his dosage and fuel requirements, cannot take part. I am in my early fifties and have been on insulin for over 30 years. I'm no great sportsman as I spend all week sitting at a ...