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Life for me has changed dramatically

Since switching from Humalog to APIDRA I have lost over 35lbs and no longer have any edema, I use no Lasix at all.…

Started by Peter Schroebel

7 Mar 10, 2010
Reply by Jacky

Fat Lantus

Has anyone solved the issue of weight gain with Lantus? I heard that splitting your dose in two instead of just one shot at night could hel…

Started by dino

81 Feb 27, 2010
Reply by Brigitte

How to lose weight with T1D, Hypoglycemia unawareness AND Hypothyroidism.

hi every one.I have always been a skinny girl,usually I am 53-50,being tall and all,with 168cm height,then before Dx. ,I weighed only 49 ki…

Started by Asma

11 Feb 27, 2010
Reply by Asma

Knee replacement surgery -- Type II

I am a type II diabetic, supposedly controlled by diet, exercise and metformin and amaryl.I write those in dark letters because I always se…

Started by Cathy Jacobson

8 Feb 1, 2010
Reply by Cathy Jacobson

Low GI breakfast and weight loss

Found this info and thought I would share.

Started by barbraann

1 Jan 13, 2010
Reply by The Diabetic Welfare Queen

Gastric Bypass or Laparoscopic Gastric Band

I have an upcoming appointment with my Endro on July 2nd. Almost every visity my endro asks me if I have concidered to have Gastric Bypass…

Started by Chadd

4 Sep 28, 2009
Reply by Michelle

Can't lose weight!!

So, I have been a diabetic since 1985 and a pump user for the past year. I quit smoking 5 years ago and immediately put on 30 pounds. I hav…

Started by Kelly

3 Aug 26, 2009
Reply by Marps

Weight loss suggestions

Since my diagnosis and starting insulin I've put on 6 pounds. Not a lot but more than I want. So I'm planning on starting a diet as I want…

Started by Elizabeth

1 Aug 2, 2009
Reply by nel

Weight Loss Retreat for T2 Women

I wanted to make you aware of a program that sounds like it could be a great opportunity for some of the members of our site. It is a week-…

Started by Emily

4 Apr 20, 2009
Reply by Blackmajik Womban

Type 1 - Losing weight by counting calories

Since being diagnosed with type1 diabetes 2 years ago, I have gained about 50lbs. Ick. I have read a lot about insulin and weight gain, an…

Started by Kristen

2 Apr 10, 2009
Reply by Bjørn




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