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    Reply: How fast is it safe to lower blood sugar
    Ok do not panic add Pedialyte to dietary plan until he regulates Carbs are not the ONLY issue here He has...More
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    Reply: Insulin and shot reaction
    Hi MrVal, Yes, brunosbud, is correct. Make sure that you are cleaning the site and the syringes...More
    Posted by editor_morgan
    Reply: probiotic and diabetes
    Hi there and thanks for posting, This is a really interesting question and one that a lot of people...More
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    probiotic and diabetes
    Can I take a probiotic if I have diabetes
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    Reply: sweating
    Great question. Yes, it can be. Between the skin and kidneys, the body removes water and waste products...More
    Posted by brunosbud
    Reply: Is diabetes type 2, is curable ??: can we stop the...
    Is Type 2 Diabetes curable? Yes Can you stop the medicine? No Why? Because, if she knew how to cure...More
    Posted by brunosbud
    Reply: Non diabetic glucose of 114
    If this feeling continues, I think that the best thing you can do is to talk with your doctor. Is it...More
    Posted by atti_editor
    Reply: Good bedtime snack?
    I am so glad that you found the links helpful, and so sorry that your stress has gotten worse. I hope that...More
    Posted by atti_editor
    Weight Loss, Inflammation & Type 2 Diabetes
    Why do doctors urge overweight pregnant women or women wishing to start a family to try and lose weight well...More
    Posted by brunosbud
    Reply: Type 2 Diabetes, Do I have it ?????
    SYMPTOMS of Type 2 Diabetes 1. Fatigue2. Unexplained Weight Loss or Weight Gain3. Blurred Vision4....More
    Posted by brunosbud
    Reply: Impact of high levels of stress and diabetes
    Thanks for the kind words, an_267770. I am so encouraged and happy when someone says, "Thank you"... Alas,...More
    Posted by brunosbud
    Reply: Diabetes and Mental Health
    "...a mental health thing, diabetes or even menopause..." You assume that all three are unrelated. I assure...More
    Posted by brunosbud
    Reply: High-intensity exercise, ketones, and blood sugar ...
    Wow!!!! Thank you so much. Diabetic medication - invokana landed in the ICU for 2 days.. I get criticized for...More
    Posted by asil2016
    Reply: Unable to get diabetes numbers lowered
    There are no two diabetics alike. Each individual case is unique. When you ask a "why" question about your...More
    Posted by brunosbud
    New diagnosed prediabetic, now what?
    Levels in the morning around 130, after meals 250+, I'm reading a lot and trying to learn the ABC's, but...More
    Posted by jamesindiana
    Reply: am spike
    It's possible that everyone shows high blood sugar upon waking. These is an evolutionary mechanism to give...More
    Posted by brunosbud
    Reply: Type 2 Diabetes is Avoidable and Curable
    I remember my father eventually succumbing to advancing diabetes after 25 years of fighting this disease. He...More
    Posted by brunosbud
    Reply: Metformin seems to make my glucose levels higher
    I thought I was the only one. I started using victozia along with metformin and had really bad GI problems so I...More
    Posted by stang64
    Reply: Metformin and back pain?
    Pain, anywhere, is the most powerful symptom, aka, "warning", the human body gives. The problem with most...More
    Posted by brunosbud
    Reply: Diabetes and Shakes with fruit
    This is a commonly held sentiment on this board: Beware of Fruit! That's ridiculous, imho. That belief...More
    Posted by brunosbud
    Reply: Diabetes Rehab center
    Thank you, for the information.
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    Reply: skipping breakfast with diabetes
    My dog brushes past my leg when its feeding time, plus/minus 5 minutes . He tells me when its time to go...More
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    Reply: Pet glucose monitor system
    Fasting has long been recognized as a "cure" for Type 2 Diabetes and gastric bypass patients have been known...More
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    Reply: Type 2 Diabetes and Oral Medication Intolerance
    What happens when a pain sufferer starts taking pain relief medication? Answer: Pain goes away. But,...More
    Posted by brunosbud
    Reply: Diabetes & my test reports
    Most every diabetic shows low vitamin D! Plus, loads of T2D's show signs of pancreatitis. Who doesn't get...More
    Posted by brunosbud
    Reply: Metformin Safer for Heart Than Other Type 2 Drugs
    Most patients with diabetes tend to follow their doctor's advice for one simple reason: FEAR . They're heard...More
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    Reply: My blood sugar spiked. How do I get it down quickl...
    I was just diagnosed with type II. I was put on metformin and tanzeum. When I went into the doctors office,...More
    Posted by joackley4
    Reply: Low sugar in the mornings
    You look at diabetes from the perspective of doctor(s). Therefore, you think that diabetes is caused by high...More
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    I am type 2 diabetic, and check sugar 3 times daily. I keep it relatively safe during the day through diet, and insulin. I take Victoza at night before bed .4 units. Lately my morning sugar levels have been very low, and I have to eat something of course. Mike
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    Reply: Diabetes and honey
    I've used bee pollen capsules. It takes some time, but can help without all the sugar.
    T1 1966, Dialysis 2001, kidney transplant and pump 2002, pancreas transplant 2008
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    Reply: RE: Diabetes range
    I do not know what the range of 70 - 199 indicates for "scoring" on a blood glucose test. Non-diabetics...More
    Posted by auriga1

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    Diabetes range
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    • 70 - 199 mg/dL. What classifies above 200 mg/dL
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