A.O.T.S.
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Accu-Check Aviva One Time Coding

Started this discussion. Last reply by Gerri Dec 3, 2012. 2 Replies

Just a quick question, anyone have any idea what the purpose is for the new Aviva upgrade to "Test & Go Technology"?…Continue

Cholesterol/Crestor/Lifestyle

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ed Jul 14, 2011. 6 Replies

Just wanted to get some opinions, I just had bloodwork done at the start of July and my numbers were:Total 4.31 mmol/l (78 mg/dl)Trig 1.39 mmol/l (25 mg/dl)HDL 0.89 mmol/l (16 mg/dl)LDL 2.79 mmol/l…Continue

Bloodless Glucose Monitor

Started this discussion. Last reply by Terrie Jun 21, 2011. 6 Replies

I was recently talking with a Certified Diabetic Educator who was in a Toronto hospital earlier this year. He was explaining a bloodless glucose monitor that they were using on site. It was made by…Continue

Near normal blood sugar target did not delay risk of organ damage in people with diabetes.

Started Jul 19, 2010 0 Replies

How are headlines and study summaries like this allowed to be published: http://bit.ly/b1ozli The media just grabs onto the juicy sounding parts which at a glance…Continue

 

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Linda G left a comment for A.O.T.S.
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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for A.O.T.S.
"A.O.T.S, Happy Birthday!!! Every year is a true blessing; I hope you have an amazing year and a perfect birthday."
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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for A.O.T.S.
"AOTS, Happy Birthday !!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends."
Apr 14, 2013
Linda G left a comment for A.O.T.S.
"Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES AOTS!! (You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK)…"
Apr 14, 2013
Gerri replied to A.O.T.S.'s discussion 'Accu-Check Aviva One Time Coding'
"Been wondering for a while when companies would go to no coding. I haven't gotten strips with the black chip yet. Noticed the CA in the link. Is this just a change for Canada for now?"
Dec 3, 2012
Michelle Powley replied to A.O.T.S.'s discussion 'Accu-Check Aviva One Time Coding'
"They are trying to move to a 'no code' technology like most of the other meters out there. A lot of people don't change the code chip with every new box of stips and this causes errors. So, people are being shipped these black code…"
Dec 3, 2012
A.O.T.S. posted a discussion

Accu-Check Aviva One Time Coding

Just a quick question, anyone have any idea what the purpose is for the new Aviva upgrade to "Test & Go Technology"?https://www.accu-chek.ca/ca/testandgo.html?locale=en_CAThey will still ship a 1 time coding chip with each box of test strips, but they instruct you to now throw those away. Must be a savings in manufacturing VS the white coded chips?See More
Dec 3, 2012
A.O.T.S. replied to 3BoysMom's discussion 'What do other diabetics out there know about Isagenix? Have you tried it? Just curious...it appears to be a diabetic friendly cleanse/shake program.'
"I just started looking into it also. I see claims of people saying how much better they feel after starting the program, but you never have any info on what they were doing with their health & diet before they started. A friend of mine put me in…"
Aug 21, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for A.O.T.S.
"Happy Birthday, A.O.T.S.!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Apr 14, 2012
Linda G left a comment for A.O.T.S.
"Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you A.O.T.S. Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)"
Apr 14, 2012
Ed replied to A.O.T.S.'s discussion 'Cholesterol/Crestor/Lifestyle'
"Hi, I was diagnosed type 2 in 2004 with a a1c of 10.5, my total cholesterol was 234, hdl 40 ldl 117 trig 387, I changed my diet to the dash diet, lost 150 lbs in 1 1/2 years, have maintained the weight loss for six years, my yearly a1c test for the…"
Jul 14, 2011
Kelly WPA replied to A.O.T.S.'s discussion 'Cholesterol/Crestor/Lifestyle'
"If you check out the Bernstein group, a bunch of people have lowered theirs by going low carb. I don’t know if that is something you are interested in. Have your numbers improved any with the weight loss? My cholesterol started going up when…"
Jul 13, 2011
A.O.T.S. replied to A.O.T.S.'s discussion 'Cholesterol/Crestor/Lifestyle'
"Thanks for pointing that out, I didn't realize there would be a difference as the measurement units were common."
Jul 13, 2011
Lila replied to A.O.T.S.'s discussion 'Cholesterol/Crestor/Lifestyle'
"You've used the blood sugar conversion factor to convert from mm/ol to mg/dl. The conversion is not the same for lipids. So the mg/dl conversion of your mm/ol figures are: Total 4.31 mm/ol (166 mg/dl) Trig 1.39 (123) HDL 0.89 (34) LDL 2.79…"
Jul 13, 2011
A.O.T.S. posted a discussion

Cholesterol/Crestor/Lifestyle

Just wanted to get some opinions, I just had bloodwork done at the start of July and my numbers were:Total 4.31 mmol/l (78 mg/dl)Trig 1.39 mmol/l (25 mg/dl)HDL 0.89 mmol/l (16 mg/dl)LDL 2.79 mmol/l (50 mg/dl)Ratio 4.84My endocrinologist wants to put me on 5 mg of Crestor to get my LDL below 2.0. Does anyone have any personal experience with lifestyle & diet changes that have helped bring down their LDL and/or raise HDL?I was diagnosed type 2 in about September of 2009 with an A1C of 12.3…See More
Jul 13, 2011
A.O.T.S. replied to A.O.T.S.'s discussion 'Bloodless Glucose Monitor'
"It sounded interesting but at the same time it seems like a conflict of interest for Abbott as they make a nice income stream from test strips of their current glucose meters. The CDE also mentioned that the price tag that he heard mentioned was…"
Jun 21, 2011

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At 3:37am on April 14, 2014, Linda G said…

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From morning till night
May your BIRTHDAY be bright

And nicer than ever before!
BEST WISHES A.O.T.S.!!
(You haven't commented in a long while. Have you been away?
Is everything alright....can we help??)
♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫

At 1:35am on April 14, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

A.O.T.S, Happy Birthday!!! Every year is a true blessing; I hope you have an amazing year and a perfect birthday.

At 7:47pm on April 14, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

AOTS, Happy Birthday !!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

At 8:37am on April 14, 2013, Linda G said…

Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES AOTS!!
(You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on every day!
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At 7:05am on April 14, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,A.O.T.S. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 7:01am on April 14, 2012, brokenpole said…

Happy Birthday, A.O.T.S.!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.

At 5:40am on April 14, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you A.O.T.S.
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)

At 3:40pm on April 14, 2011, Linda G said…
Tsssk....sorry for the typo!! O.A.T.S. ......what I was thinking is obvious....where my head was; I don't know ;)
Greetings A.O.T.S.
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?
At 3:23am on April 14, 2011, SEAGATOR said…
Happy,Happy Birthday,A.O.T.S. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!
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