"My niece has Type 1 and we fit the treats into her diet. There are certain things that do not spike her, chocolate, potato chips, ice cream. Have found granola bars that do not effect her BS (Kellogs Fiber Plus Choc. Chip bar), pasta that does not…"
"I eat whatever I want, but always in moderation. I found denying myself a specific food only makes me want to eat it more, than I end up eating way too much and regretting it. Life is too short to deny yourself something you want. One piece of…"
"Marps I think we might have the same friend! Lmao! He will even order dessert and then mention on the way home that hey, there's a starbucks... let's stop! Meanwhile, I've drained my pump reservoir and am using that back up pen that I…"
"It's difficult, if not impossible, to eat properly when feeling deprived. The longing & resentment soon get the better of us.
Food should be pleasurable & fun, but the few seconds of pleasure isn't worth the consequences of over…"
"One of the keys to staying sane is to allow for occasional treats. Whether that is a snack here and there, or eating out for Mexican or Chinese on occasion.... The key is to not do it all the time. (Which can be hard - I don't cook much, so it…"
"For you, you have just defined "whatever you want" as a "structured" but generally flexible approach. That is not "whatever you want." You are still carefully counting and controlling what you eat. Your bag of potato…"
"In my opinion, there are two things. Eating higher amounts of carbs leads to greater blood sugar variance, I don't know any diabetics that "perfectly" count and cover their meals. Ignoring issues related to diabetes, why in the world…"
Hello! How's it all going Daniel....any questions/suggestions? Take a look at some of the groups available on tu.diabetes when you have a chance, OK?
I am part of the Welcome Committee and was just checking in on you to make sure you are aware of all that TuDiabetes has to offer. We would love to hear from you so here is a helpful link where you can read about all the things you can do in the community.
The Diabetes Hands Foundation and Diabetes Advocates Program is proud to announce and congratulate the members of DA who were granted scholarships to attend diabetes conferences in 2013! Thanks to a generous grant from Novo Nordisk, in 2013 we were … Continue Reading
El Centro Nacional de Prevención de Enfermedades Crónicas y Promoción de la Salud en el Estados Unidos encontró que a partir de 2002-2009, el 11,8% de los hispanos mayores de 20 años, que viven en los EU, viven con diabetes … Continue Reading