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things that RAISE your blood sugars:
These are in random order. I numbered them to keep a list. 1. too much food. 2. wrong foods for YOU. ...More
Posted by hootyowl2
Overwhelmed !
Hello, new to the community, and hoping to find some answers to the hundreds of questions on my mind. My husband...More
Posted by tledfh
Responses to meds
Hey all! Wondering if anyone has had any breathing or heart problems while taking any of the following...More
Posted by neesy0225
Bummed About My Beties
Hey! I'm 31 years old diagnosed a little over a year ago with type 2. Started out on Victoza and Metformin,...More
Posted by neesy0225
Diabetes and Dementia
My father is a diabetic. He also has problems with his kidneys and does not sleep well. He is now...More
Posted by michaelrondeau
Confussion and forgetfulness
I am a new insulin dependent diabetic. I have had diabetics for 27 years. Trying to get my sugar below 200 and...More
Posted by nanawwjd
Copperhead bite
I havent been here in awhile, but thought this would be relevant on here. Healing of any wound, has much to...More
Posted by hootyowl2
Sugars have been down! Yesterday 117 and this morning 126. Would LOVE 89-100! Will keep at it.
Posted by barb10562
numbness in fingertips and toes..Help
I constantly feel numbness in my fingertips and often on my toes any suggestions? mainly my left hand...More
Posted by honestbob
If everyone gets the hormone boost at 3am, the wouldnt everyone be considered pre-diabetic? I can be 100 at...More
Posted by barb10562
More of a question than discussion
Recently diagnosed with type 2 diabetes just check my sugar and it is 336 my machine started flashing ketones...More
Posted by wanet
More of a question than discussion
Recently diagnosed with type 2 diabetes just check my sugar and it is 336 my machine started flashing ketones...More
Posted by wanet
How many hours without eating is considered a fast? If I eat dinner at 6 and take blood sugar at 10 its...More
Posted by barb10562
low gluecose
My daughter went to see her Doctor for a check up he took a blood sample and few days later called with the...More
Posted by An_257922
Rash On Both Legs - Type 1 Diabetes
My wife has type 1 diabetes and a couple of years ago, got these rashes (one on each leg) a little above the...More
Posted by jeffncoke
Away for Now
I will be off the site for quite a while and will miss the regulars. Diabetes is SO hard to conquer as a...More
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Posted by flutetooter
Is my pain from a herniated disc or neuropathy due...
How can I tell if its pain from herniating a disc in my lower back or if its neuropathy due to diabetes? More
Posted by garybartel
I was recently diagnosed with Type II Diabetes. I have a family history of the diseas on my mother's side of...More
Posted by Rutgersguy
Am I going crazy or just pre-diabetic?
I'm working with my Endocrinologist, but want input from others and HOPEFULLY, a statement that says "you're...More
Posted by pauper72
Fiber Plus bars
Has anyone tried these? I have a customer who brings me them on a regular basis. 26 carbs, 9 fiber, 2...More
Posted by singlenscared
Diabetes Mellitus??
I recently had my A1c tested and my results were indicative of pre-diabetes. The same day I also had a blood...More
Posted by gvh01
Type 1 diabetic
I am 29 yrs old and recently (6 months) diagnosed as type 1 diabetic due to an auto immune attacking my pancreas....More
Posted by mnd85
Kick start
I've known for nearly 2 years that I am a diabetic and I have spent most of that time in denial. As you all...More
Posted by winterglow
What about the rural non westernized Chinese that eat a diet that is over 90% rice.....massive amounts of...More
Posted by jc3737
hypoglycemia ??
My blood sugar has been dropping to levels around 60 to 66 a few times, within the last few weeks, 52 this...More
Posted by kristin_hope
Should I trust my Dr?
I hadn't been to a Dr in 5 years. Decided to have a physical ....Dr said my a1c was 11 and put me on...More
Posted by singlenscared
Advice on food
I am 69 and have dibetes 2 since last 35 years. I take 6mg. of glimperide in the morning and 1000 mg. of...More
Posted by spverma

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