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Advice About Metformin and Amaryl

I have NIDDM Type 2. I was diagnosed many years ago. I just recently got interested in trying to get my sugars under control. Three months…

Started by David

10 Jun 2, 2009
Reply by Mark

Could I have been mis-diagnosed all together?

I'm so frustrated. My BG was all over the place and I finally got a diagnosis in Feb of Type 2 (atypical type 2, thin, etc.). GAD and Islet…

Started by EsMom

29 Jun 2, 2009
Reply by EsMom

Help calculating percentages please!

I'm not very good at math, can someone help? If I want to eat 1500 calories a day, and I want to eat 75 to 100 grams of carbs, what percent…

Started by Patricia Griffith

5 Jun 2, 2009
Reply by Patricia Griffith

A1C Tests

Can anyone tell me how I can guess as to what my next A1c test would be? I have a one touch ultra II meter and it gives me averages but I t…

Started by Jackie

10 Jun 2, 2009
Reply by Jeannie Wagner

Normoglycemic Post-Prandial Numbers

What type of numbers do non-diabetics see two hours post-prandial? I'm curious if the numbers I'm seeing are "well-managed diabetic" number…

Started by Misty

7 Jun 2, 2009
Reply by Jeannie Wagner

stress, BG and eating

I have stopped testing at work because of this and i want to hear about others' experiences and advice. I've found that my job stresses me…

Started by Peter

3 Jun 2, 2009
Reply by Jeannie Wagner

lantus dosage

Hi, I want to thank very much all of you who answered my query. Your answers all showed me that the dosage is different from one person to…

Started by N.B.

2 Jun 2, 2009
Reply by N.B.

maximuim of lantus dosage

I wrote a couple of days ago about my after dinner high levels. I spoke with the specialist yesterday even though this week the highest was…

Started by N.B.

21 Jun 1, 2009
Reply by Kathy Wellner

PCOS and diabetes

I have a question about PCOS and diabetes. Does anyone have PCOS with diabetes and on metiform? What does it do? Does it help?

Started by Rachel King

8 Jun 1, 2009
Reply by Duncan

How can I make the postings I print shorter?

Greetings: This Forum usually deals with some really serious subjects so here is one not so serious so as to give everyone a break. I like…

Started by Marad Assukkeri

1 May 31, 2009
Reply by MelissaM




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