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"Normal" Blood Sugars
Session 16 of Dr. Bernstein's University covers the topic of normal/ideal blood sugars in the general...More
Posted by nutrijoy
Reply: Finding a good meter
Really? And what is/was your point? MichelleMore
Posted by bigred53
Catch-up From Flutetooter
I am maintaining my A1c and fasting average under extreme duress, since my husband slipped on the ice and...More
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again!
Posted by flutetooter
Reply: Diabetic walking in the dark
There one thing everybody can control, right now, that has the greatest impact on the control of high blood...More
Posted by brunosbud
Reply: A1C Question
Hello. You have done a great job. Michelle is absolutely correct. Diabetes is a condition that can be...More
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Blessings,

-Dave
Posted by davedsel2
Reply: Question Concerning Novolog 70/30 Flexpen
Hello. The bottom line is to read all instructions and NEVER use a bad pen. Take it back to the pharmacy...More
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Blessings,

-Dave
Posted by davedsel2
Attended CES earlier this month but ...
there really wasn't anything new and exciting on the diabetes front. Just lots of health tracking software,...More
Posted by nutrijoy
Reply: how do you handle novolog while out
I normally carry my insulin (bare minimum) in a small fanny pack. Others use purses, and general purpose...More
Posted by nutrijoy
Reply: Drs aren't concerned about my A1C, but dietician s...
Jan you're doing great! Nobody should belittle you, especially someone in the medical profession. I would make...More
Posted by bigred53
Reply: brown seaweed
LOL, Bruno. Perfectly logical response. Brown seaweed versus taking insulin injections. Which one should I...More
Posted by auriga1
Reply: Metformin alternatives
I have been on insulin since diagnosis, so I can't say anything about any oral meds. No one I know who takes...More
Posted by auriga1
Reply: stomack
You need to see your doctor about this.
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Blessings,

-Dave
Posted by davedsel2
Reply: disparity of readings
Sorry, but comparing meters to each other is a waste of good money (ie test strips). When you have lab work...More
T1 1966, Dialysis 2001, kidney transplant and pump 2002, pancreas transplant 2008
Posted by mrscora01
Reply: Just learned I was type 2!!!
Relax and know that you can be successful at controlling your blood sugar levels. Ask your doctor for a...More
Posted by bigred53
Reply: insulin while pregnant
Let me say I am so sorry for your loss. It is difficult for anyone. I do not know what "hulium" is. I use...More
Posted by auriga1

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Reply: My blood sugar spiked. How do I get it down quickl...
Exercise for at least 10 mins walking in place or take a walk around the block jumping jacks jog sit ups...More
Posted by shorty46122
Reply: Good News
Thanks Dave. It's been a pretty long journey and learning process with quite a few self induced bumps in my...More
Posted by bigred53
Reply: How much insuline to use?
In addition to calling the doc, my response would be for you to do a bit more research. Adjusting insulin...More
T1 1966, Dialysis 2001, kidney transplant and pump 2002, pancreas transplant 2008
Posted by mrscora01
Reply: fg still dropping slowly
Good job, Michelle. Other communities get hit harder than this one with spam. Some are just about impossible...More
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Posted by davedsel2
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Reply: How Does Saturated Fat Cause High Cholesterol?
Bronusbud, I believe you bring up very valid and excellent points. Diet alone does not affect our whole...More
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Posted by davedsel2
Reply: Need Help Figuring Out What is Causing Extreme Pai...
Thank you for the reply! She has actually seen several doctors. After some prayer and research, we think...More
Posted by 4everchristian
Reply: Pills found in stool
It would be impossible for any of us to answer your question in an internet message board. A guess would be...More
Posted by An_255018
Reply: Off to the gym
Sorry Illinoislady but imo your Pc and endo are throwing you under the bus by wanting you to keep your A1c...More
Posted by bigred53
Reply: HBA1C and BSL not talking to each other :-)
You can believe Chris Kresser who says, when asked exactly that question by someone who says his fasting and...More
Posted by max9821
Reply: symptoms of type 2 Diabetes or nerve damage?
Unfortunately, you won't be able to get a diagnosis in a public forum; only opinions that may or may not be...More
Posted by nutrijoy
Reply: Paul Carlyle & Dr. Evans Diabetes Miracle cure gui...
Ms. Cora is right. The only miracle cure is your own hard work and knowledge. Learn as much as you can about...More
Posted by bigred53
Reply: Hidden Sugars
Over the years, I've been really restricted due to kidney issues (high potassium can kill you). It takes some...More
T1 1966, Dialysis 2001, kidney transplant and pump 2002, pancreas transplant 2008
Posted by mrscora01
Period Irregularity-Type 1 Diabetic
Hello! I am 22 years old. Diagnosed at 13. Before I was diagnosed, I did not have a period for over a year....More
Posted by hannah5711
Reply: Marijuana or Spice and FIRST TIME TEST RESULTS OF ...
When doing a blood test for diabetes the lab is not looking for drugs. That is a totally different type of...More
Posted by bigred53
Marijuana or Spice and FIRST TIME TEST RESULTS OF ...
I RECENTLY took one inhaled puff of synthetic spice, I didn't like it and immediately stopped. I went to the...More
Posted by An_260652

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