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I can't lose weight! How many carbs per day for low carb?

I'm frustrated as well because I can't lose the weight I gained from when I started on insulin two years ago. I started on the pump two mo…

Started by Kelly

18 Mar 27, 2011
Reply by joeynicole

Weight loss, Type 1 and the insulin pump factor!!

I know that it is common thread amongst us type 1 diabetics who pump and seem to gain weight yet our eating habits have not degraded and to…

Started by Dave

24 Mar 8, 2011
Reply by acidrock23

Pro Carb or Low Carb - The Big Debate

In my recent Blog Post Titled Pro Carb or Low Carb Where do you think the debate is heading?

Started by Trev

103 Feb 13, 2011
Reply by Natalie ._c-

Ketones - Are they Bad?

Once again, I am hoping to spark some discussion surrounding Ketones, and Ketogenic Diets in particular. I know DKA is bad. What do you kno…

Started by Trev

5 Feb 9, 2011
Reply by Tom T

Wearing a pump during heavy weight training and high intensity cardio?

I was going to put this as a discussion in my group, but I thought this was a better general discussion. So what's the standard protocol fo…

Started by SuFu, Ph.D.

5 Feb 4, 2011
Reply by Tom T

Keeping a carb journal

It's been a long time since I actually kept a journal of menus, food, recipes, bg's etc. But I find that I am slipping in my numbers and my…

Started by Cathy Jacobson

22 Jan 22, 2011
Reply by picklebird

Weight Gain After Type 1 Diagnosis

Hi, My daughter was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes on Nov 29, right after Thanksgiving. She is 5' 7" and weighed 125 before the diagnosis.…

Started by samsmom

41 Jan 10, 2011
Reply by djl

T1 Sudden weight gain - 10+ lbs in 2 weeks?

Hey all, My wife and I are prepping to get her A1c down enough to start trying to conceive--it went up in the past 3 months from 7.5 to 9.1…

Started by BenJamminSF

18 Nov 17, 2010
Reply by Kelly WPA

Can your A1C be TOO low?

Just a technical question I guess but I need guideline for future..with some description of my situation.   My latest A1C was 4.9 this was…

Started by KimKat

37 Sep 8, 2010
Reply by KimKat

Diabetes Cookbook for Canadians for Dummies: an interview with the author

Ian Blumer, MD, of the Charles H. Best Diabetes Center in the greater Toronto area, recently co-wrote Diabetes Cookbook for Canadians for D…

Started by Franklin

10 Sep 6, 2010
Reply by Gerri




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