"My gums were infected due to high blood sugar, not the teeth themselves but since I had already had scraping done down to bone..there wasn't anything else they could do. The teeth were so loose due to the periodontal disease, that the teeth…"
"I don't log in often but I noticed alot of people with Celiac have similar stomach issues to me. For ten years I suffered, with 4 bowel obstructions, etc..before diagnosis. I also decided on my own that I probably suffered from leaky gut. I had…"
"In regards to cereal and diabetes...some celiacs have trouble with all grains and their diets need to be even more limited. I also cannot do cereal in the morning or I'm slumped over all day with really high numbers but I can eat a small bowl…"
"A lady by the pool told me this yrs ago. When you start with a new insurance company you need to go to a new MD. Tell him/her you have no health problems. Have them "conveniently" diagnose diabetes shortly after insurance kicks in...then…"
"I'm no expert and just learning about Celiac although I've been sick for yrs. But as I get better at the whole GF thing...my diabetes numbers are excellent. Doesn't even look like I have diabetes anymore if you look at my numbers! My…"
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 2 diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
make friends, manage celiac better, get ideas -- its all new to me
April 22, 2012
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don't really know that answer
Type of treatment/devices you use
Diet and Exercise
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I am been diabetic since forever. Lost 100 lbs and kind of forgot about it. Had 4 bowel obstructions and intestinal cancer 3 yrs and kept feeling worse and worse. After 2 yrs of peripheral neuropathy, numb arms and legs and feeling bad (stomach isses), I finally suggested it to my MD and diagosis was correct. Nice to meet you all.
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