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Easy to use carb counting app for android tablets?

Started this discussion. Last reply by acidrock23 Dec 28, 2013. 2 Replies

Any suggestions? I usually use the calorie king book, but would like to have something on my tablet without a lot of extras related to insulin etc. Just an app to look up foods while on the go.…Continue

Middle school health teacher

Started this discussion. Last reply by guitarnut Oct 5, 2013. 14 Replies

My daughter came home today and stated her health teacher told her it's the persons "fault" if they have type 2 diabetes. I am insulin dependent after having a severe infection following a…Continue

 

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acidrock23 replied to KrabbyKelly's discussion 'Easy to use carb counting app for android tablets?'
"I have tried myfitnesspal and found it pretty neat but use "Lose It" as, at least a couple of years ago, the last time I checked, the food portioning was more useful, cups for this and ounces for that. MFP may have updated but I'd…"
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Mike replied to KrabbyKelly's discussion 'Easy to use carb counting app for android tablets?'
"Easiest and quickest thing I have found for just plain old carb counting is the MyFitnessPal. I know it is android based for sure (I have it on my phone and tablet). I honestly don't remember if it was a free download of was a pay app. I…"
Dec 28, 2013
KrabbyKelly posted a discussion

Easy to use carb counting app for android tablets?

Any suggestions? I usually use the calorie king book, but would like to have something on my tablet without a lot of extras related to insulin etc. Just an app to look up foods while on the go. Thanks! A bunch came up when I searched, but would like suggestions for any that you guys are happy with. I'm not real tech savvy, so the simpler the better lol.See More
Dec 26, 2013
Sharon (Sneetch by the Beach) replied to KrabbyKelly's discussion 'Adhesives and extra stuff?' in the group Dexcom Users
"I noticed that the G4 adhesive does not stick to me at all! I had the SEVEN before and it sticked to me great. Either my skin changed exactly when I upgraded to the G4 or the adhesive is different on the G4. The edges start to roll within 10 minutes…"
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"Thanks Clare! I accidentally bought the 2" opsite flexifix from Amazon instead of the 3" or 4", but I cut 2 1" pieces off and taped down both ends. I really like it! I used it on a week old sensor and the ends were curling up. I…"
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KrabbyKelly replied to KrabbyKelly's discussion 'Adhesives and extra stuff?' in the group Dexcom Users
"Hmmm, may have to try that! The Dexcom is sticking fine, but my inset sites are not. I have tried IV prep, skin tac and tegaderm and I have only had one site last 3 days. I had one that lasted about 16 hours-not good. The rest have been lucky to…"
Nov 26, 2013

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 2 diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
Looking for advice and new ideas for diabetes management
Date diagnosed
July 4, 1999
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots, Diet and Exercise

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At 6:33pm on December 5, 2013, Lloyd said…

Welcome to TuDiabetes. We have forums, blogs, groups and live chat. Something for everyone! We hope you will find answers to many of your questions, and also find new friends!

At 8:11pm on November 26, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

KrabbyKelly congratulations on being named a featured member of the week.

At 4:34am on November 26, 2013, Linda G said…

♥ BRAVA on being a FEATURED MEMBER KELLY ♥

At 6:32pm on November 17, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home KrabbyKelly...
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends.
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups".
Once in, you can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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Take a look at the group..."Type 2 Diabetics".
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AND....groups for folks with more than diabetes to contend with,
such as
..."Diabetes Plus".
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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 right now!
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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 5:36am on November 16, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

WELCOME to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

At 2:08am on November 16, 2012, brokenpole said…
Welcome to the family!! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of what you will learn is that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and vent to, if needed.
 
 
 

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