Deborah's Discussions (233)

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"I've had some gum recession for years. Since my diabetes dx, I try to be yet more ca…"

Deborah replied Aug 12 to Gum recession

15 Aug 16
Reply by meee

"Here's the response from the practice regarding my second request for pre-check-up l…"

Deborah replied Jul 28 to blood work BEFORE the check-up

23 Jul 28
Reply by Nell

"Thanks all. I will push again to get the lab work done in advance of my check-up. B…"

Deborah replied Jul 27 to blood work BEFORE the check-up

23 Jul 28
Reply by Nell

"Snacking before bed. Guilty as charged."

Deborah replied May 28 to What are your bad diabetic habits?

33 Jul 16
Reply by Christopher

"Here's my blog-essay from on this subject. These dreams were more com…"

Deborah replied May 12 to Diabetic Dreams

8 May 12
Reply by elaine peterson

"A favorite occasional treat: a single serving bag of Terra Chips. Very tasty, made f…"

Deborah replied Apr 19 to Oh no.... No more popcorn!

32 Jun 20
Reply by GailD

"New research on the cholesterol-lowering effects of modest amounts of beans. http://…"

Deborah replied Apr 15 to

just now

"I eat 1/2 C of pintos or black beans almost every breakfast, along with eggs & v…"

Deborah replied Apr 12 to

just now

"Kale chips, cheese, & yes, nuts. Some times when I'm going to the movies, I eat…"

Deborah replied Apr 6 to Oh no.... No more popcorn!

32 Jun 20
Reply by GailD

"Zinc oxide, I have found, works well for cracked heels. (Used to buy tubes of it in…"

Deborah replied Mar 16 to VERY Mundane and Terrifiying Topic: Dry, Cracked and Bleeding Feet.

11 Mar 17
Reply by jewels




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