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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

Diabetes and Acid Reflux?

I have had acid reflux for several years; just one of the joys of getting older! Unfortunately I also have an arrythmia which the acid refl…

Started by Zoe

5 May 31, 2009
Reply by Ellie

Knowledge is first step in dealing with Diabetes

I have been diagnosed with Diebetes Type 2 for more than 3 years. Ihave been more diligent with my medication, exercise, and diet in the pa…

Started by Bob Reveles

3 May 30, 2009
Reply by Mamadog




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