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SamuelS replied to Dave Davis's discussion 'Friends who offer "cures" for Diabetes'
"Oh, sir, I must say, that I do have cake from time to time and not worry about it. It is just that my lifestyle does not prompt me to want cake everytime I see it rather in life or on TV. My bg's do not shoot through the roof if I have…"
Sep 17, 2013
SamuelS replied to Dave Davis's discussion 'Friends who offer "cures" for Diabetes'
"Dave - I cannot say that I Am 'cured' but I can tell you in four (4) months I have dropped my fbs' from a high of 255mg/dL to 104mg/dL. There are some mornings I now have a fbs of 95mg/dL or less. I did this through changing my eating…"
Sep 17, 2013
SamuelS replied to Christalyn's discussion 'HAS ANYBODY HAD ANY LONG TERM SUCCESS WITH A RAW FOOD DIET?' in the group Raw Food Diabetics
"Christalyn - please review the website and there, you will find a great deal of info, if you are interested still. I can testify, that my average bg's before starting this three (3) weeks ago was in the 250's, with A1C at…"
Jul 17, 2013
SamuelS replied to Courtney's discussion 'Low carb vegan diet?' in the group Veganbetics
"Well, I would like to add, that I have dropped my A1C levels in seven weeks or so through greater exercise. I found that when I burn at least 60% of my daily caloric intake, my numbers went down. I Am talking about from 8.5 to 6.1. This is in…"
Aug 18, 2011
SamuelS commented on sparrowrose's group 'Veganbetics'
"Debbie - I have not heard of this book. Can you provide a synopsis of content? What are the difficult aspects of the program in your estimation? Thank you.."
Jan 6, 2010
SamuelS commented on sparrowrose's group 'Veganbetics'
"Sarah - I Am only vegan because of my T2 and I know what and how animals are shot up with or fed during their preparation for food! I belong to PCRM as well. I, personally, Am not a vegan for political or humane reasons, solely health. I eat that…"
Jan 6, 2010
SamuelS commented on sparrowrose's group 'Veganbetics'
"Hello All - Just last night I got around looking at TV shows missed on Sunday and on CBS Sunday Morning there was a story about a fire station in Austin, Texas where everyone was a vegan! I thought that was so great.. did anyone else see that as…"
Apr 30, 2009
SamuelS commented on Andrew O's group 'Drug studies, clinical trials and research groups'
"Although I Am not familiar with any current studies, I welcome any information anyone may have in this area. Especially if it deals with no drugs at all, only diet, exercise, vitamins and/or herbs. Thanks..."
Apr 15, 2009

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At 10:40am on March 10, 2009, Brigitte said…
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 click on About Us and please read the New Member Guide where you can read about all the things you can do in the community.
I look forward to seeing you add a photo and to hearing from you again soon.
At 11:50am on February 9, 2008, landileigh said…
Welcome Samuel! i see you have found the groups and the Forum! They are both wonderful places for interaction with other people! We'd love it if you posted a photo, helps to put the face to the name! Again, i welcome you!



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