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dry mouth
Dry mouth due to diabetes/ taking lots of medicine you can get relief. I found a product called Biotene and...More
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This worked for my leg pain..
I suffer from chronic leg pain, bothering me mostly at night when I am trying to go to sleep. My legs ache...More
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Snack before excercise
As I am sure you know, checking glucose levels and preparing for exercise is important. One piece of advice...More
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peripheral neuropathy
When peripheral neuropathy first started for me, I tried the prescription drug neurontin; it was mildly...More
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Carbohydrate requirment
What are the min. and max amounts of carbs allowed for a 75 year old 140lb man in a day/meal? How is this...More
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fda guidelines on metformin, wifeofdiabetic
A 29-week double blind study included in FDA guidelines shows the difference in Ac1 hemoglobin...More
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tips to help me help a family member
does anyone have tips to bring down diabetes
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FreeWebcast on Gaining Weight
This Wed., 7 PM CDT and maybe 7 PM CST time also, 8 PM EST and 5PM West Coast Time there is an hour long...More
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again!
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Exercise for diabetes
Exercise cause my blood glucose to drop hours later.Depending on the intensity and duration of your...More
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IMPORTANT RECALL ON NOVA TEST STRIPS!!! READ ON...
This is on my cable home page today: Nova Max Glucose test strips and Nove Max Plus Glucose Meter Kits has...More
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peanut butter and ways to cut carbs
eat p'nut butter on celery sticks, real, fresh carrot sticks, fresh zucchini sticks. Eat tuna, and other...More
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FOODS TO EAT TO HELP CONTROL DIABETES
Eat whole grains. What's so special about whole grains? They help control your blood sugar, reducing your risk...More
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Cost of insulin
I have found being honest with my doctor helps. When my insurance was not paying for my insulin and supplies...More
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Meter and strips.
Wal-Mart has a Reli-on Meter for 14.98 you will need to buy the lancer and lancets they are not included in the...More
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Be kind to yourself
It is very confusing and complicated at first. Be patient with yourself. Yes, read labels, note low-fat...More
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Healthy fat calories.
1. A good source for healty fats is Extra Virgin Olive Oil. I mix 2 tablespoon in my protien shake. 2. Low...More
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Metformin
Just saw a recommendation for metformin in this discussion but can't find it now. I took metformin for...More
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FREE MEDICATION
IF YOU CAN NOT AFORD THE MEDICATION GET IN TOUCH WITH THE MANUFATURUR THEY MIGHT HAVE A PROGRAM FOR FREE INSULAN
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food that helps dibeties
Try raw vegetable. Blend raw veggies that are complex carbs. Complex take a long time to be converted into...More
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Controlling Diabetes with whole foods
I wanted to share my thoughts on how many people are confused as to why some are unable to shed added weight...More
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