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Newcastle liver/pancreas T2 remission diet

Started by jack in Type 2 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by brboyer 9 minutes ago. 8 Replies

It costs nothing to do it, you can use normal foodsNewcastle university diet aims in 8+ weeks to mimic the rate of ~70% remission, for bariatric surgery for overweight T2…Continue

Differences in diabetic supplies

Started by sdkate in Type 2 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by jims 19 minutes ago. 14 Replies

My insurance company just sent a 2015 update on what medicines they will cover and other changes in the current policy. I am on Humalog right now, and it works very well for a quick control for me. However, starting Jan 1, 2015, my insurance company…Continue

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What is your approach to managing T2 on diet and exercise only?

Started by GrassEater in Type 2 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by jims 28 minutes ago. 5 Replies

I have not seen many discussions on this, so please add your thoughtsI have been off medications for three years (out of six) last A1c 6.0After years of testing I pretty much know what foods do to my BS. I eat three meals and two snacks each day. I…Continue

Word Association Game

Started by dino in Community Games, Other Topics. Last reply by Pastelpainter 57 minutes ago. 24716 Replies

Very simple, just post ONE WORD that is somehow associated with the previous word. Easy right?(Diabetes related words welcome but not necessary!!)OK...first word: sugarContinue

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Posted by Tamra on December 19, 2014 at 11:49pm 0 Comments

I originally posted this to my blog, TamraGarcia.blogspot.com

In April of this year (2014) I joined a social media site called TuDiabetes.org. This site was started with the…

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Do you carry glucose tabs with you at all times? Do you have a glucogon kit for emergencies? Does anyone besides you know how to use it?

Posted by Emmy on December 19, 2014 at 10:08pm 0 Comments

I had a really bad day today...

This morning I took my Lantus as usual, but about an hour later I was shaking severely,…

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Posted by beautyandwonderment on December 19, 2014 at 1:53pm 2 Comments

Well, since my last blog post, I have talked to and connected to some people on here, and I have to say! I am feeling better. And confident.

I went to a nutritionist and diabetic educator this week. We spoke about some of my concerns and…

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lixesenatide and lantus

Posted by Joel Steinberg on December 19, 2014 at 11:30am 0 Comments

I have just completed a trial program where i took lixisenatide and lantus in one pen. Lixisenatide is a glp 1 agonist just like byetta or victoza or bydureon. My aic went down to 5.1 from over 8.To me the conclusion i have drawn is that…

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Burnout Incognito: Silent but Deadly

Posted by Taylor_B on December 18, 2014 at 1:55pm 0 Comments

A couple months ago (in my blog) I posted an entry about burnout. Well there is something that I didn't realize until today. Burnout can happen without you even knowing. It took a big smack in the face from fellow diabetics to wake me up from my…

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Best A1C Ever

Posted by Kelly on December 18, 2014 at 10:00am 1 Comment

Yesterday was C's quarterly endo appointment and it was the best one we've had so far. Usually C is very nervous when he gets his blood drawn. When he was younger his brother and sister would come with us and they would try to distract him by…

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