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    Quick Update

    Started by bjm2363 in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum. Last reply by bjm2363 9 minutes ago. 16 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

    Questions about 16 year old son, job, college ....

    Started by Jacob's mom in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Jacob's mom 11 minutes ago. 26 Replies

    Hi all, My son has been doing pretty good with his D lately but a few issues are weighing on my mind. He started his first job at a grocery store yesterday, he's a bit stressed about it as he really is more of a home body introvert type but it is…Continue

    T2 & Januvia

    Started by Deborah in Type 2 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Brian (bsc) 45 minutes ago. 3 Replies

    I had controlled my T2 for a few years on a lower carb diet, regular exercise & Metformin. My A1C recently went up from 6.5 to 7.5. My internist wants me to add Januvia.What are your experiences with Januvia? Should I try this? Should I first…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 ?!

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    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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