LADA (Type 1.5) Diabetes Forum (285)

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Uncharacteristic change in blood glucose numbers

It's been a few weeks now but I've had a VERY hard time maintaining my BG within "normal" levels. Normal for me is between 70-140 with infr…

Started by Khürt Williams

2 Nov 25, 2013
Reply by Zoe

Could This Be LADA?

I'm 33 years old, pretty healthy woman that had gastric bypass 6 years ago. For the past two months I have felt run down. I went to my prim…

Started by YviC

3 Oct 30, 2013
Reply by YviC

Using Victoza as a Type 1.5

My wife, Susan, has been a diabetic for more than 30 years. She was initially diagnosed as a type 2, but that was changed to a type 1.5 a f…

Started by menkor

5 Oct 7, 2013
Reply by menkor

Honeymoon ending?

Me Hello all, for the first time since being diagnosed I am experiencing frequent urination and slight soreness in my lower back. When i te…

Started by Chuck Banks

4 Sep 19, 2013
Reply by Chuck Banks

Frustrated with Pump

Hi all! I've been LADA for at least 1.5 years diagnosed but 4 years undiagnosed (went through gestational D and T2 before my pancreas final…

Started by MKSSS

16 Sep 15, 2013
Reply by MKSSS

Am I inching towards being Type 1.5 LADA?

I am a Type2 diabetic on oral medication, ethnicity - Asian Indian. Age - 36 yrs, been diabetic for past six years. I have been monitoring…

Started by Sai

11 Sep 15, 2013
Reply by Sai

Drug Question

I finally went to see a specialist here in Ontario and had a good visit. The Dr looked at me and told me I'm more than likely not Type 2 bu…

Started by Paul Curwen

13 Aug 31, 2013
Reply by Hummingbird

vaccination/immunization activating diabetes?

I have now had diabetes for 8 years. (Lada) I am still producing insulin but have had to increase my long working insulin the last few yea…

Started by Dolores

6 Aug 31, 2013
Reply by rick phillips

Can you change from Type 2 to Type 1?

I've always wondered if when a person that has Type 2 diabetes ends up going on insulin, no longer producing any of their own,when medicati…

Started by Susan Lopez

78 Jul 31, 2013
Reply by Deb

What tests should I get for a LADA diagnosis....

Let me just start by saying that I hate doctors. Went through hell when I needed to get on insulin. I had been going the low carb route and…

Started by Scott A

23 Jul 6, 2013
Reply by Shawnmarie




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