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Fasting good for diabetics?

Hi everyone, First of all, let me tell you I've had T1 diabetes for just about 28 of my 38 years. I might be pretty lucky (?) in that I'm n…

Started by Tony 74

13 Aug 22, 2013
Reply by Marie B

Has anyone seen "Fat, sick, and nearly Dead"? Anyone tried the Juicing Fast?

Has anyone here seen Fat, Sick, and nearly Dead? Short premise; lose weight fasting on 80% vegetable / 20% fruit juicing. Short bio of me;…

Started by MF44SRQ

7 Aug 12, 2013
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Diabetics Fasting

My first meeting with a diabetes educator, four days after I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, was on the 12th of Elul in the Jewish cale…

Started by Jonah

14 Jul 30, 2013
Reply by dexterawy

fasting blood work

My biannual fasting blood work was scheduled for today. Last night I dreamed that I was eating: walnuts, with honey. In the dream I was awa…

Started by Deborah

3 Jul 21, 2013
Reply by guitarnut

Type 1 food fasting, a water fast and a juice fast

I figured someone might be able to use some of this data. I have been a type 1 diabetic for 29 years (I'm 30). In the past year I have done…

Started by Isara

15 Jan 1, 2013
Reply by Spock

I lent someone my meter....

I probably shouldn't have done this, but my co-worker was complaining about being tired all the time and thought she had diabetes. I lent h…

Started by Kelly

7 Oct 19, 2011
Reply by Emmy

Dawn Phenomenon Saga

Okay - so a few years ago, I did a lot of experimentation with trying to get my morning blood sugar to lower. I often wake up in the 125-13…

Started by Noturningback

5 Jun 6, 2011
Reply by Jeannie Wagner

Type 1 & Fasting Labs... why do they bother?!?!?!

Time for the new series of "lab work" (ie fasting). Why on earth do THEY waste our time with the fasting portion of the bloodwork??? Why on…

Started by Stuart

87 May 25, 2011
Reply by latvianchick

Yuck!!!: Results of epidural corticosteroid injections

Have Currently just finished taking two doses, two weeks apart of epidural corticosteroid injections for spinal stenosis. Had them 9  years…

Started by Brunetta

29 Oct 30, 2010
Reply by Brunetta

Surgery and Possible Lows

  I have a couple of questions I hope somebody can help me with. I am scheduled for an outpatient surgical procedure in a little over a wee…

Started by Sareln Pupkies

12 Oct 15, 2010
Reply by Meda-Kay




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