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Testing Your Basal with Fasting

Your basal, AKA your long-acting insulin, is the most important thing to nail down when managing type 1 diabetes. It is the foundation of your insulin regimen, and getting it right is critical.

Here’s the best way to figure out your basal; with fasting! It’s simple, easy, and effective. Watch the video to learn how, and comment below with your experience. Hope this tip helps you tame type 1!


  • Kathleen

    Just watched your Testing Your Basal with fasting! It’s a great idea but I’m using the Medtronic 670 with the AM. I guess it with be good with MM. Where can I get your low carb diet? Everything healthy has carbs!!

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