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Aren't we diabetics supposed to count carbohydrates faithfully to prevent blood sugar spikes?

That's only part . Counting carbs is useful, but understanding the type of carb is necessary. Assuming Insulin given in right dose and time taken, the simpler the carb, the more likely the sugar will spike because Insulin will not peak soon enough for a concentrated sweet, for example. Best to avoid. Bolus delivery variations on pumps can be helpful in terms of spreading out the Insulin depending on what's eaten. Read more...