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Reply: Sugar (not Carbs) is the Problem
I like the way you explain this! ~Lynn @Glucerna
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Reply: Type 2 diabetes and walking four hours a day in t...
He needs to stay well hydrated. I don't see a safety issue IF he is well aware of any hypoglycemic episodes due...More
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Reply: Memory loss from diabetes
Although there is a link between memory loss and diabetes, it normally is associated with age and the...More
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Reply: Why does oatmeal raise my blood sugar?
I haven't always been slim - far from it. I'm working on it. I'm down to about a size 18 from a 26/28 a couple...More
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Reply: A new diagnosis for me --
Flute I am glad to hear your Pacemaker is doing it's job and allows you to exercise. Red lentils are out,...More
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Reply: increase in fasting blood sugar readings
Well, this is a new remedy. I've had limited success with soap bars placed under the sheet but never heard...More
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Reply: Just need advice
I been in the same place for several years..I have alot of heath issues and diabetes is just one. I have...More
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Reply: Fatigue
Thanks, nutrijoy, for the kind words. I've just got the book from amazon. I'll read it, tonite.
Posted by brunosbud
Reply: How to get insulin??
There's a web site called . It's designed for Dr s and patients who need help getting...More
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Reply: Is My Fasting Number High?
There is a lot of helpful information in this site's diabetes center here: ...More
Posted by glucerna
Reply: Fatigue with diabetes
I'm glad your wife is getting her energy levels back! I really like your last sentence: think, read, ask...More
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Reply: My blood sugar spiked. How do I get it down quickl...
For me Drinking 1-2 cups of water helps
Posted by dorothylynn
Reply: Metformin dosing with low BG reading
Congrats bd! Keep up the good work.
Posted by auriga1
Reply: lantus and Glucotrol
Vikki, many diabetics can control their diabetes with both insulin and oral meds. Many do do both. That being...More
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Reply: Donating Blood and A1c
I have both donated blood and received a blood transfusion and I do not believe either had an effect on my...More
accelerate out of the corners
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Reply: Type 1 Diabetes
My daughter was 8 years old as she was diagnosed with TD1, She is now 12. We had no idea what hit us since an...More
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Reply: Raising My Blood Sugar BEFORE Exercise
I'm glad you've found these suggestions helpful, and be sure to let us know what works best for you. ~Lynn...More
Posted by glucerna
Reply: diuretics & diabetes
That is a fairly well-documented side effect of HCTZ. Less certain is whether you can say that it actually...More
Posted by nutrijoy
Reply: i have diabetes
This is not something to post on an internet message board. You should be testing your sugar and calling your...More
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Reply: Should I be concerned?
Since you're concerned, it's a good idea to schedule a visit with your physician to get her recommendations....More
Posted by glucerna
Reply: How many carbs per day should one have
I tried the new pasta by Atkins that is very low in carbs and high in fiber last night with meat sauce -...More
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Reply: Pre-Diabetes condition
If my daughter had PCOS, then, I would have PCOS. My wife would have PCOS. My son would have PCOS, too... ...More
Posted by brunosbud
Pre-Diabetes condition
Our daughter has been diagnosed with PCOS, which is treated with Metformin, a diabetes drug. She is...More
Posted by mikethemachine
Pre-Diabetes condition
Our daughter has been diagnosed with PCOS, which is treated with Metformin, a diabetes drug. She is...More
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Reply: Diabetic pasta lovers read below
Glad to hear that no one mentioned Dreamfields, as they are in a class action suit right now.
Posted by betatoo
Reply: Which artificial sweetner the best?
Sweeteners are not always a problem, but there are some caveats here. Most of the so called artificial...More
Posted by betatoo
Reply: morning high readings
"...There could be many reasons for high morning reading other than dawn Phenomenon..." Exactly! Now that...More
Posted by brunosbud
Reply: High Blood Sugar after Breakfast
Due to changing hormone levels as the baby grows and pregnancy progresses, it's not at all uncommon for...More
Posted by glucerna
Just took 24units of humalog instead of lantus. Now what it is 10 @ night.
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