• Exercise immediately after insulin dosing ‘unsafe': Pilot study

    14 days ago - By Healio

    A low insulin level coupled with euglycemia or modest hyperglycemia are the most favorable conditions for exercise for people with type 1 diabetes, findings from a small pilot study suggest.
    “It is unsafe to exercise shortly after taking a dose of insulin,” Rita Basu, MD, professor of medicine in the division of endocrinology and clinical education director of the Center for Diabetes Technology at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, told Healio. “Moderate exercise in people with type 1 diabetes to maintain active lifestyle is preferred when their blood glucose
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