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Lows and how to treat them

Started by Alisha in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Alisha 6 hours ago. 8 Replies

I was wondering how everyone deals with a low. Do you eat a certain amount of carbs and wait for it to come up. I'm having really bad lows that don't come up for what seems like forever and I eat and nothing happens so I eat something else then I…Continue

Quick Update

Started by bjm2363 in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Terry 7 hours ago. 17 Replies

Just an update since my last visit to NIH in July when I was diagnosed with LADA. My A1c was 5.9 while eating the recommended 60 grams carbs per meal and 30 per snack for 3 months beforehand. After the appointment I reduced my diet to 25-30 grams…Continue

Word Association Game

Started by dino in Community Games, Other Topics. Last reply by kuze 8 hours ago. 24443 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

What are you all using for analysis software?

Started by mohe0001 in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by JohnG 8 hours ago. 4 Replies

I know that the site cant endorse anything, so Ill just put that in so they don't have to. But, what do you use for analysis software and what do you recommend? I feel like I haven't found anything 'good.' The ultimate goal would be to find…Continue

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My gallbladder related stuff is unfortunately not over

Posted by Sensorium139 on October 22, 2014 at 3:00pm 0 Comments

I thought it'd all be over when I got it removed and the stones removed from my bile ducts/stents put in

Unfortunately , I still have a biliary stricture, meaning my biliary ducts are narrowed. I had my 3rd ERCP today with HIGH HOPES that…

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A corner of my desk

Posted by Olivia on October 21, 2014 at 11:32pm 3 Comments

People say that the eyes are the windows to the soul. It's probably actually a person's desk.…

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A bit to do about nothing

Posted by twiddlemthumbs on October 21, 2014 at 10:30pm 1 Comment

My blood sugars are high again 22.5 along way a way from the 7 and below I need since being prescribed metformin my sugars have been high not really helping the situation by noshing cadburys giant buttons Jimbobs back is healing had a severe…

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Feeling Blue ?!

Posted by edenseffort on October 21, 2014 at 5:39pm 1 Comment

November is Diabetes Awareness Month.

 

November 1st – is Type 1 Diabetes Day…

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Allison Caggia

Posted by TheDiabetesHero on October 21, 2014 at 3:30pm 0 Comments

Ten months later, my A1c is 6.5 and I’m still striving to get…

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Is “gluten-free” another fad diet or is there something to it?

Posted by jpulizzi on October 21, 2014 at 9:33am 0 Comments

Lately I have heard a lot about a gluten free diet being referred to as the "next fad diet" (which kinda aggravates me). It may be a fad for some, but for many of us, it is a necessary way of life.

To start, the wheat we are eating…

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