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New research from Diabetes Uk

Started this discussion. Last reply by sugarboy Jul 30, 2011. 11 Replies

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picklebird replied to Boo Mayhew's discussion 'Body building milkshakes' in the group Thin Type 2 diabetics
"comment to Natalie--wow, I'm so sorry you have another setback. You are one of my favorite posters on Tudiabetes because your insights are so useful! About your Type Weird, at least as for myself, I think thin Type 2 can come out of having low…"
Feb 16, 2012
cjg replied to Boo Mayhew's discussion 'Body building milkshakes' in the group Thin Type 2 diabetics
"Thanks, Natalie. This is really helpful to hear about. Your situation sounds a lot like mine. Lost 32 pounds, no improvement in symptoms. Until recently I have always been at the upper end of normal BMI; now I'm a little below normal. For the…"
Feb 15, 2012
Natalie ._c- replied to Boo Mayhew's discussion 'Body building milkshakes' in the group Thin Type 2 diabetics
"I am convinced that thin T2 is one of 3 things. It could be misdiagnosed LADA, which could be proved by getting antibody tests (not that expensive), or it could be undiagnosed MODY (Maturity Onset Diabetes of the Young -- Google it), which can be…"
Feb 15, 2012
cjg replied to Boo Mayhew's discussion 'Body building milkshakes' in the group Thin Type 2 diabetics
"Do you know any articles that talk about thin type 2? My doctor seems baffled about my situation, since my sugars have not improved with loss of 30 pounds. They spike after meals to 225 and then plummet to the 70s or even the 60s."
Feb 12, 2012
cjg replied to Boo Mayhew's discussion 'Body building milkshakes' in the group Thin Type 2 diabetics
"My dietician gave me this recipe. I have not tried it because I don't like bananas in things. It is not quite a milkshake, but might help you gain weight. Probably to gain weight you should use regular tofu, not low fat. 6 oz Crystal Lite -…"
Feb 12, 2012
Knightshade replied to Boo Mayhew's discussion 'Body building milkshakes' in the group Thin Type 2 diabetics
"I use Whey Protein shakes as part of my daily diet to help control my blood sugars without medications. I found that I have to be fairly selective on what brands I can buy.... Many have added sugars as a sweetener, but a few use sucralose…"
Dec 24, 2011
sugarboy replied to Boo Mayhew's discussion 'New research from Diabetes Uk'
"Nice to meet you to, Keep up the good work!"
Jul 30, 2011
Boo Mayhew replied to Boo Mayhew's discussion 'New research from Diabetes Uk'
"I agree. In fact I would turn into the b*tch from hell if I attempted this for longer than a day. Shame it only works on the very overweight ... and I can see why peeps would need to be medically supervized ... as you say it's not tenable!"
Jul 20, 2011
Boo Mayhew replied to Boo Mayhew's discussion 'New research from Diabetes Uk'
"nice to meet you sugarboy :-)"
Jul 20, 2011

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Boo's Journey through Diabetes (with Susan)

Posted on June 30, 2011 at 9:44am 0 Comments

Hi everyone



I found out I had type 2 in April 2010, when I passed out at work. My glucose level was at 30 and apparently that is very dangerous as you're heading for a coma ... I was widowed in 2009 and the medics told me that the shock of losing my husband brought on type 2. The fight or flight reaction that I had was quite natural of course, however, normally we are in that state for a few minutes.  And my body remained that way for approx 4 months.  I remember my heart…

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At 12:09pm on May 4, 2014, wendy said…
At 11:34am on May 4, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

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

At 6:52am on May 4, 2014, Linda G said…

♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫
From morning till night
May your BIRTHDAY be bright

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

At 8:49am on May 4, 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 BOO!!
(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 2:03am on May 4, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Boo, Happy Birthday !! Here is hoping your day is full of joy and happiness.

At 4:01pm on May 4, 2012, Linda G said…

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

At 6:42am on May 4, 2012, brokenpole said…

Happy Birthday, Boo!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.

At 5:39am on May 4, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,Boo. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 7:32pm on July 4, 2011, Linda G said…
At 9:32pm on June 27, 2011, Robyn said…
Hello and Welcome! Great photos!
 
 
 

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