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Has anyone tried this app?

Have you seen this app for people with type 2 diabetes?  If so, what do you think of it?

Started by Emily Coles

1 Aug 28, 2012
Reply by Yvonne

Type II Diabetes and Exercise

I need some advice and was wondering if the TuDiabetes had any to give. I am having a hard time with managing my sugars when I exercise. Ri…

Started by chrissi

6 Jul 31, 2012
Reply by Scott

Consequences of low carbohydrate diets - article in the British Medical Journal

Cohort study: 43396 Swedish women, aged 30-49 years Study time: average of 15.7 years Journal: British Medical Journal Conclusions: Low car…

Started by Holger Schmeken

95 Jul 7, 2012
Reply by MollyBrown

Carb Restriction--A New Study

Questioning Carbohydrate Restriction in Diabetes Management From Diabetes in Control http://www.diabetesincontrol

Started by Gerri

70 May 30, 2012
Reply by Gerri

Raw vegan diet healing T1

I have been eating a raw vegan diet since last November and have had tremendous success. I've lost 15 lbs, I'm taking 85% less insulin, and…

Started by jen

87 Apr 27, 2012
Reply by Zoe

New on TuDiabetes: Ask a Pharmacist

We're trying something new on TuDiabetes!  Friday, April 27th we will have our first live videochat with "Pharmacist George", who specializ…

Started by Emily Coles

9 Apr 24, 2012
Reply by jrtpup

So this is progress? Need advice.

Well, it has been one year since I was diagnosed as Type 2, and a lot has changed during that time. Between last March and October, I lost…

Started by erick5876

9 Apr 5, 2012
Reply by Pauly

Low carb diet & high cholesterol

Hello everyone, So I've recently made the jump into a low-carb diet after tapering down for many many months. I'm trying to knock off some…

Started by kphil06

19 Feb 27, 2012
Reply by Alan

iphone app for carb counting

Hey all..Is there a good iphone app that helps you count the carbs.Atleast from common restaurants like CPK, Cheesecake factory etc. I down…

Started by sultansfam

10 Feb 17, 2012
Reply by Richard

What did you have for breakfast this morning?

Out of curiosity, what did you all eat for breakfast this morning? I am curious to see how we manage our BG numbers. Whether you are type 1…

Started by Jason Sandeman

111 Dec 30, 2011
Reply by Annabella




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