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"You're really between a rock and a hard place. If you are producing almost no insuli…"

gretchen replied Jul 18 to Allergic to ALL INSULIN

44 Aug 18
Reply by JustLookin

"I agree with this. It's scary, and they're dealing with it by ignoring it."

gretchen replied Apr 7 to spouse/family minimizing T2

75 Aug 4
Reply by 1DebY

"My family was not very supportive of my diabetes. But I had never been particularly…"

gretchen replied Apr 7 to spouse/family minimizing T2

75 Aug 4
Reply by 1DebY

"Your best bet is to ignore dieticians and use your meter to find out what works for…"

gretchen replied Feb 26 to Dietary Guidelines for Americans

30 Feb 26
Reply by Shawn

"Shawn, What year was this? I hope they're not continuing to offer such bad advice. T…"

gretchen replied Feb 26 to Dietary Guidelines for Americans

30 Feb 26
Reply by Shawn

"I should probably clarify more. My friend was Dx'd T2 in 1996, the same as me, so we…"

gretchen replied Feb 25 to Dietary Guidelines for Americans

30 Feb 26
Reply by Shawn

"David, See reply to Sensorium. I should have been clearer."

gretchen replied Feb 24 to Dietary Guidelines for Americans

30 Feb 26
Reply by Shawn

"My friend is actually LADA, originally Dx'd as T2, and that can move a lot slower th…"

gretchen replied Feb 24 to Dietary Guidelines for Americans

30 Feb 26
Reply by Shawn

"The friend who was told to eat more bread turned out to be T1, but she controlled fo…"

gretchen replied Feb 24 to Dietary Guidelines for Americans

30 Feb 26
Reply by Shawn

"I'm seeing more and more new T2s being advised to cut carbs, but it's by no means un…"

gretchen replied Feb 24 to Dietary Guidelines for Americans

30 Feb 26
Reply by Shawn

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