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AIP Diet

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jay Nov 19, 2014. 9 Replies

Hi everyone!It's been a while since I've posted...had a wacky few months! I finally have the time to sit down and chat.I have been reading about the AIP Diet (Autoimmune Protocol). It is a form of…Continue

Advice?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Holger Schmeken Jul 26, 2014. 10 Replies

Hi Everyone,I was hoping to get some advice on this issue...I was just on vacation in Europe for 2 weeks and my numbers were BEAUTIFUL. I was taking such small doses of lantus with such great results…Continue

Keratosis Pilaris

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dave Jun 23, 2014. 1 Reply

Does anybody else have this? I have had these little bumps for as long as I can remember. I know most people say that it is simply genetic and uncurable but I truly believe that it is food/vitamin…Continue

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crazy week!

Started this discussion. Last reply by andrea Mar 3, 2014. 4 Replies

Feeling a bit discouraged this week. As I planned to get back on track and be extremely healthy and on top of things...I got a tooth infection, a sore throat and a fever! It was pretty crappy...and…Continue

 

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Hi Friends!Happy new year everyone! It's been a while since I have posted. I am curious if there are any type 1 teachers in the NYC area. I am not a teacher but I am type 1 for 13 years Iand am trying to get involved with helping children/students in my area.Thanks!AndreaSee More
Jan 20
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This is a group for those of us who are teachers and have diabetes. It is sometimes difficult to take care of yourself when you have thirty or so students in front of you!See More
Jan 20
Mari left a comment for andrea
"Have a very nice Birthday!"
Jan 19
Linda G left a comment for andrea
"♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫ From morning till night May your SPECIAL DAY be bright And nicer than ever before! HAPPY BIRTHDAY ANDREA!! ♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫"
Jan 19
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Nov 21, 2014
Sheila Fitz replied to andrea's discussion 'AIP Diet'
"I am LADA and woke up this am in so much pain that the AIP diet caught my eye. When I read what I would have to eliminate, I eliminated it. I have been doing Bernstein's diet protocol for over five years with great results, but I do exceed the…"
Nov 9, 2014
Brian (bsc) replied to andrea's discussion 'AIP Diet'
"Over time I've increasingly come to believe that diabetes (both T1 and T2) are basically due to evolutionary mismatch. And that mismatch comes from several things environment, stress, activity levels as well as nutrition. And of all the…"
Nov 9, 2014
Leah replied to andrea's discussion 'AIP Diet'
"Eliminate foods one at a time so you can tell what the problem is. Ex: Why eliminate eggs if they are just fine for you? I support the idea of eliminating processed crap and eating things as straight from the source as possible. These extreme diets…"
Nov 8, 2014
Jen replied to andrea's discussion 'AIP Diet'
"I'm on a diet very similar to this due to food allergies and eosinophilic esophagitis. It is a VERY restrictive diet. It makes eating at restaurants, friend's homes, or potlucks very difficult. Often there is one item on a menu that I can…"
Nov 4, 2014
Zoe replied to andrea's discussion 'AIP Diet'
"I agree with John but feel low carb is the way to go for both weight and BG control. Imho fad or extreme diets don't work, largely because, as John says we can't stay with them."
Nov 4, 2014
JohnG replied to andrea's discussion 'AIP Diet'
"Very boring diet...if you really go paleo...then you must give up salt, coffee, and no alcohol. My daughter has lived many years on a paleo diet but most of the food, especially the vegetables she eats did not exist  during the the Paleolithic…"
Nov 4, 2014
andrea replied to andrea's discussion 'AIP Diet'
"both!"
Nov 4, 2014
Zoe replied to andrea's discussion 'AIP Diet'
"This diet wouldn't work for me. Maybe it would help if you shared what you want this diet to do for you? Is it weight loss? Better BG control?"
Nov 4, 2014
andrea posted a discussion

AIP Diet

Hi everyone!It's been a while since I've posted...had a wacky few months! I finally have the time to sit down and chat.I have been reading about the AIP Diet (Autoimmune Protocol). It is a form of the paleo diet that eliminates the following:-Eggs -Dairy -Nuts-Grains-Sugar-Artificial Sugar-LegumesAs a low carber, I know that a lot of my meals include eggs and cheese and definitely nuts. After reading some truly inspiring success stories, I find myself wanting to embark on this journey for a…See More
Nov 4, 2014
Holger Schmeken replied to andrea's discussion 'Advice?'
"Perhaps the time shift created some sort of turbulence that needs to settle? Did you change your lantus pattern to local time or did you continue to inject at US times?"
Jul 26, 2014
JohnG replied to andrea's discussion 'Advice?'
"Isn't it amazing how we thrive when we are happy and stress free, I had a office in Amsterdam and walking 20 or 30 blocks to the office or a cafe was a daily joy...driving to my office or a restaurant and waiting for a table here is a…"
Jul 26, 2014

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
answers, adivce and support.
Date diagnosed
April 11, 2000
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.4
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, Diet and Exercise

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At 12:00pm on January 19, 2015, Mari said…

Have a very nice Birthday!

At 4:04am on January 19, 2015, Linda G said…

♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫
From morning till night
May your SPECIAL DAY be bright

And nicer than ever before!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY ANDREA!!
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At 6:01pm on June 1, 2014, shoshana27 said…

welcome to this lovely place we call family
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At 9:51am on January 19, 2014, Linda G said…

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Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES ANDREA!!
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At 4:13am on January 19, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Andrea, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

At 5:40pm on March 22, 2013, PCH1.com said…

Pch1.com says HI, Anderia. Snow? over there. I have a picture and I am not a real intelegent body to go about sending the ones I like. So's do I look as I mite think I do. and how's your day?
I mean is this page an aleart or something? PLEASE... PCH.com

At 1:53pm on March 21, 2013, Zoe said…

Hi Andrea. I'll look forward to receiving your message and discussing our mutual (frustrating!) problem!

At 6:17am on March 19, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

HEARTIEST CONGRATS ON BEING A FEATURED MEMBER!! Reed

At 6:08am on March 19, 2013, Linda G said…

HEY...you're a FEATURED MEMBER!! CONGRATULATIONS Andrea!!!

At 1:20pm on January 19, 2013, Marie B said…

Happy Birthday Andrea! hope you're having a great day!

 
 
 

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