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Deborah's Discussions (238)

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"A nice carb-free alternative: fruit infused water. Put thin slices of lemon, orange,…"

Deborah replied Dec 18, 2014 to To juice or not to juice

31 Dec 22, 2014
Reply by sdkate

"Thanks for sharing your story & routines. I have recently had an increase in my…"

Deborah replied Nov 28, 2014 to Managing type 2 without meds or insulin

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Reply by Roxanne0312

"Thanks all for the thoughtful response. I'm working on a referral for an endo. And y…"

Deborah replied Oct 24, 2014 to T2 & Januvia

5 Nov 27, 2014
Reply by Jimi

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

Deborah replied Aug 12, 2014 to Gum recession

15 Aug 16, 2014
Reply by meee

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

Deborah replied Jul 28, 2014 to blood work BEFORE the check-up

23 Jul 28, 2014
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, 2014 to blood work BEFORE the check-up

23 Jul 28, 2014
Reply by Nell

"Snacking before bed. Guilty as charged."

Deborah replied May 28, 2014 to What are your bad diabetic habits?

33 Jul 16, 2014
Reply by Christopher

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

Deborah replied May 12, 2014 to Diabetic Dreams

8 May 12, 2014
Reply by elaine peterson

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

Deborah replied Apr 19, 2014 to Oh no.... No more popcorn!

32 Jun 20, 2014
Reply by GailD

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

Deborah replied Apr 15, 2014 to

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