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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

Type 1 & using Phentermine

My doctor is trying me on Phentermine to help my metabolism because I've been eating less but still not losing weight. He warned me that I…

Started by sophiaofthrace

0 Oct 12, 2011

Wheat Belly--A Book That is Going to Revolutionize Our Thinking About Wheat

Get ready for the fall out. Humans aren’t the only species adversely effected by grains & wheat in particular. Cattle are meant to eat…

Started by Gerri

88 Oct 3, 2011
Reply by Alissa

Insulin resistance a possible cause of Alzheimer's

Insulin resistance may be a contributing cause of Alzheimer's. This study summarized here found that brain cells may be starved of nutritio…

Started by BadMoonT2

15 Sep 26, 2011
Reply by BadMoonT2

Eating or NOT eating, that is the question!

Hello friends, is there anyone out there that has the same ideology on food despite the fact that they are a diabetic. My philosophy is pre…

Started by lil JT

16 Sep 10, 2011
Reply by jeremiah_81

Low Carb Meals Cheaply - Any Suggestions

In this day of age where we are money conscious and penny pinching, do you have ideas on how to prepare low carb meals cheaply. What are yo…

Started by Michael Hutch

45 Aug 17, 2011
Reply by Chris Reid

Why I think a diet of 55-65 % carbohydrate doesn't make sense - What do you all think?

I know it is me again. But I have a serious problem that to me is blatently obvious and yet it seems to be the opposite of how most people…

Started by Trev

75 Aug 16, 2011
Reply by Low Carb Dietitian

Losing Weight, Keeping It Off Might Require Distinct Skill Sets

It takes different skills to lose weight than to keep the weight off.  Participating in a weight-loss program, planning meals and limiting…

Started by CFAH

0 Jul 6, 2011

Is Sugar Toxic?

What the average American consumes in sugar (sucrose) --       A very interesting (though long) article in the New York Times Magazine by…

Started by HFXNS

0 Apr 13, 2011

Does Your Diet Effect Your Mood?

Hello All! I have been flip-flopping as any one will know if you've followed my blog or discussion's lately, MDI vs Pump, Pro Carb vs Low…

Started by Trev

4 Apr 8, 2011
Reply by Gerri




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