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Diabetes and Dental Care Habits

I've recently seen some folks stating that they brush their teeth every time they have anything sugary, because of Diabetes.  I have to adm…

Started by The Diabetic Welfare Queen

19 Dec 14, 2013
Reply by Kristi

Great New Healthy Habits Program for People with Type 2 Diabetes

Make a difference in your own life and in the diabetes community by participating in the This Week I Will diabetes pledge campaign. The cam…

Started by Emily Coles

4 Mar 19, 2013
Reply by TiaLuna1217

This Week I Will Campaign Update This Week I Will campaign chooses…

Started by Emily Coles

0 Oct 12, 2012

Conventional food habits vs flexibility on basal-bolus insulin

Hi, I just visited a diabetologist (not my regular doctor who is in another city) today and my HbA1c stands at 8.3% (which though still far…

Started by Guruprasad

50 Feb 20, 2012
Reply by FHS

Book review: Lifestyle Makeover for Diabetics and Pre-Diabetics

This is a great reference book for folks with a can-do attitude who are not faint of heart. The author, George F. Tohme, is an experienced…

Started by Emily Coles

3 Feb 8, 2012
Reply by Zoe

Bad Habit? Dump or No Dump?

We all have a few. Mine is coffee. It spikes me in the morning. I do what I can to negotiate the spike. I'm not willing to ditch the joe to…

Started by Bug74

128 Feb 1, 2011
Reply by Playthebanjo

Foods bad/unsuitable for Diabetics

Banana is probably the worst food to eat as a Diabetic. While it's good for leveling sugars during/after a hypo, it can have serious conseq…

Started by Haroon

28 Dec 5, 2010
Reply by Knorris

What is the hardest part of managing your diabetes for you?

I am  working so hard with myself to get my ducks in a row again. Daily exercise, more greens on my plate than yellow, healthier eating hab…

Started by Cathy Jacobson

45 Sep 2, 2010
Reply by DeniseC

Tired most of the time, Who to blame!?

Do you blame D! Or your self? May be if I was high, but some times I will be feeling tired and fatigue while my BG is less than a 200. Whic…

Started by Ahmad

16 Aug 6, 2009
Reply by Marps

What are you "7" Bad habits has a person with Diabetes?

LOL! I don’t know why I decided to make this list, since I have nothing to hide I thought I would blog about My 7 “Bad” Habits as a Diabeti…

Started by Sweeter Cherise

34 Sep 22, 2008
Reply by Megan S




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