Diabetics Controlled Without Insulin


Diabetics Controlled Without Insulin

For those (Type 2,LADA, whatever) who've figured out how and want to share, and those who want to know how to use diet, exercise, supplements, meditation, and acupuncture to lower and maintain healthy A1c levels.

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If your pancreas is still functioning, give it a chance

Insulin should be a last resort. Even if you're autoimmune like me (LADA), there's hope. People will argue this up and down, especially the insulin industry, but I'm proof, and I'm not alone. It's a hard road. Giving up my alcohol and food addictions was serious business. But my body has responded to a little TLC by bringing an A1c of 11.1 down to below 5.5 and staying there so far. Will it last? Who knows. But I'm in the best shape I've ever been in and will keep living this way no matter what. If a beer guzzling, fried food shoveling guy like me can do it, others can too. Don't worry. The pharmaceutical industry can survive without us. If you want more of my story, you're welcome to check out my blog russellstamets.blogspot.com

Please share your stories here. It's only through conversation that all the puzzle pieces of this thing can be laid out.

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Comment by russell.stamets on May 18, 2012 at 6:42pm

Signature Rant http://russellstamets.blogspot.com/2012/05/signature-rant.html #type1 #type2 #LADA #diabetes #Dblogweek day #dsma

Comment by russell.stamets on May 17, 2012 at 7:37am

Congratulations! You Own The Patent http://russellstamets.blogspot.com/2012/05/congratulations-you-own-... #type1 #type2 #LADA #diabetes #insulinfree #Dblogweek #dsma

Comment by russell.stamets on May 16, 2012 at 7:58am

Speak No Evil - #Dblogweek Day 3 http://russellstamets.blogspot.com/2012/05/speak-no-evil-dblogweek-... #Type1 #Type2 #LADA #Diabetes

Comment by russell.stamets on May 9, 2012 at 11:54am

Paper & Ink http://russellstamets.blogspot.com/2012/05/paper-ink.html #type1 #type2 #LADA #Diabetes# #Insulinfree #dsma #HAWMC

Comment by russell.stamets on May 1, 2012 at 8:19am

Cool Down Recap http://russellstamets.blogspot.com/2012/05/cool-down-recap.html #HAWMC Final #Type1 #LADA #Diabetes #Insulinfree #dsma

Comment by russell.stamets on April 30, 2012 at 6:59am

Tagged! http://russellstamets.blogspot.com/2012/04/tagged.html #HAWMC #Type1 #LADA #Diabetes #Insulinfree

Comment by russell.stamets on April 29, 2012 at 9:48am

Five by Five on a Two by Four http://russellstamets.blogspot.com/2012/04/five-by-five-on-two-by-f... #HAWMC 29 #Type1 #LADA #Diabetes #Insulinfree

Comment by russell.stamets on April 28, 2012 at 9:03am

Oh, The Drama! http://russellstamets.blogspot.com/2012/04/oh-drama.html #HAWMC 28 #Type1 #LADA #Diabetes #Insulinfree

Comment by russell.stamets on April 27, 2012 at 9:22am

It's More Than About Beating #Diabetes http://russellstamets.blogspot.com/2012/04/its-more-than-about-beat... #HAWMC 27 #Type1 #LADA #dsma #Insulinfree

Comment by russell.stamets on April 26, 2012 at 7:55am

Health Activist Writers Month Challenge - Day 26 (what's your tagline) http://russellstamets.blogspot.com/2012/04/summed-up.html #HAWMC #Type1 #LADA #Diabetes #dsma


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