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What did you eat for breakfast and how much sugar was in it? Did you eat or drink anything while doing the yard work?

 

I only check my blood sugar once a day now and that is in the morning. When I first found out I had Type two diabetes I know it would go up quite a bit between breakfast and lunch depending on what I ate and how much exercise I did. I was checking my blood/sugar three times a day. I had to work very hard to get it down to where the doctor wanted it. 

 

I take Metformin too, one tablet in the morning after breakfast and another after dinner in the evening. Insulin is taken around eight PM each night. 

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Does anyone have advise for when your blood sugars goes up (225>) after 2-3 hours of yard work? The morning BS averages 108 and I average 22 carbs for breakfast.  I make metformin and glipizide.  thanks!

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