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Reply: Should I keep taking my meds
NO, and YES. No you should not stop taking your meds until after you have called your dr. or had an appointment...More
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Should I keep taking my meds
I have recently lost a lot of weight by making a significant change in my diet. I am currently prescribed...More
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Should I keep taking my meds
I have recently lost a lot of weight by making a significant change in my diet. I am currently prescribed...More
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Reply: I have Normal Glucose Fasting results but I am st...
thanks brunosbud..I don't have any trait that you mentioned above. and I have changed my living style pretty...More
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Reply: How To Diagnose, Prevent and Treat Insulin Resista...
That's great that you are having success with the low-carb! In article three of the series, she links to a...More
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Reply: Type 2 diabetes at young age
First, I'd recommend you take a pad and pencil with you to every appointment with your diabetes specialist or...More
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Reply: Flexpens jamming
Did you try replacing the needle tip, Amura? Sometimes there is a small flaw in the pen tips that can cause...More
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Reply: WHAT IS THIS VIDEO TRYING TO TELL US?
Before sharing some details on my "experiment", I'll reiterate the following: 1. We are discussing Type 2...More
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Reply: leg infection(s)
This sounds just like my Mom. She went undiagnosed and suffered for many years. Last year I was doing a...More
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every sinse i started using faxiga my A1C has went down a whole lot and I'm feeling much better as living...More
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Reply: I have Glucose Fasting normal results but I am sti...
Sugar = a substance that has zero nutritional value for the human body. 100% carbohydrates. Zero vitamins and...More
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Reply: Sweating and/or body odor connected with diabetes
I was recently diagnosed, and I have the same problem. My family think I am crazy but I am not, I have tried...More
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Reply: My blood sugar spiked. How do I get it down quickl...
Just so you know, there are no medical professionals that contribute to this forum any longer. As you may have...More
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Reply: A1c for type 2 diabetes
Have you noticed higher blood pressure readings? Has his cholesterol gone up? Has he been sick of late? ...More
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Reply: Diagnosed with type 2 Diabetes /Meds are so expens...
Good posts and good thread. There is a lot to think about. I have ceased trying to impart information to...More
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Reply: My 13 year old son was just diagnosed with type-1 ...
Have you studied what he eats? I mean, actually logged everything he consumed for an entire week (including...More
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My 13 year old son was just diagnosed with type-1 ...
My 13 year old stepson has recently been diagnosed with type-1 diabetes. He's being called skinny and with...More
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Reply: Attn. Nutrijoy
Because I already know your opinion and my opinion and I think it is a very good video. I wold like the...More
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again!
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Reply: My insulin is not working
Look for the warning signs of ongoing inflammation in other parts of the body. A uterine infection. Tooth...More
Posted by brunosbud
Reply: Acute Pancreatic Diabetes
Sorry, the beta cells do not regenerate. If they did, there would be no such thing as Type 1 diabetes. Research...More
Posted by auriga1
Reply: diabete and low carb or sugar free beer
Excellent post, I agree with you 100%! I'm always scouring the Internet for new information and learning...More
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Reply: Does When You Eat What Matter?
I'll take the bate on that one Bruno! 1) Yes reversible. However I will always be T2 since my lifestyle...More
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Reply: Artificial Sweetners for Diabetics
Whipped cream was unsweetened. Berries, are really high in anti oxidants, fiber, and fructose is slower on...More
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Reply: Single high blood sugar of 290
prenisone sends my blood sugar to the moon. seriously. the amounts of insulin i have to inject to bring it...More
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This am the blood sugar was 290. This will be short term, I think as I go off the prednisone after a week. But should I be too worried about a single high reading, or a few?
Reply: BG Meters & varying readings
Here's a couple of things that might help you. First off, when you go to the lab and have blood drawn (and...More
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Reply: itchyness with sugar
I use and like Gold Bond Ultimate diabetics Dry Skin Relief. Your pharmacy, or even Walmart or a dollar store...More
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Hello. The person that can answer your question best is your pharmacist. Give them a call and they can help...More
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Reply: 5mg bisacodyl and diabetics
Yes, agreed with anon. Your pharmacist has the knowledge regarding any medications, regardless if it is over...More
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I can relate...I had so much loss and gained weight, lost my nice low A1-c number of 5.1....now I...More
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