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Has anyone been labeled type 1.5 (LADA), but type 2 could still be a possibility?

Started by Chris W in LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Tim 6 minutes ago. 7 Replies

My endocrinologist has recently labeled by diabetes a type 1.5 (LADA). This was based on my C-Peptide test (0.66 out of range of normal 0.8 - 3.0) and being rather thin (195 on a 6'4 frame)-->lost 25 lbs during test and diagnosis-4 months. My…Continue

Need advice on Levemir (and anything else I mention here ;))

Started by woolds in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by woolds 24 minutes ago. 2 Replies

Hi all!I have read, and read, and read some more and now I think I have TOO MUCH info in my head. Basically what I need at this point is to make sure that I'm thinking about all of this straight...Background info: I've been fighting with burnout for…Continue

T2 & Januvia

Started by Deborah in Type 2 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Deborah 1 hour ago. 4 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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Vitamin and Mineral Supplements

Posted by Tamra on October 23, 2014 at 7:26pm 1 Comment

This is purely my own experience and opinion.

There are arguments out there that claim taking vitamin and mineral supplements does nothing to help improve health. That they are a waste of money, and in some cases can be harmful. Some state…

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Reflecting...and celebrating, With a little guilt.

Posted by Dan P on October 23, 2014 at 5:30pm 3 Comments

So, today was my 6 month endo appt. No big deal, right? Well today while talking to her, I was overwhelmed by so many emotions. Pride. Joy. Luck. Amazement. And guilt. Why guilt? Ill get to that.

I dont really blog much, but wanted to…

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is this normal?

Posted by kourtney prewitt on October 23, 2014 at 4:55pm 7 Comments

I've been dieting really strict. Absolutely no carbs, no sugar, hardly any fat and very few calories plus I've been working out 30 to an hr every day. I haven't taken any insulin in almost a week and my blood sugar has been great, I've been dianosed… Continue

Achy Breaky Chest

Posted by rick the "Blogabetic" on October 23, 2014 at 3:00pm 3 Comments

Achy Breaky Chest

Well it’s over. I mean it’s not completely over, but most of the way. The hard part at least is done; I am…

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My gallbladder related stuff is unfortunately not over

Posted by Sensorium139 on October 22, 2014 at 3:00pm 1 Comment

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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