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Trying out a better way of eating

Started this discussion. Last reply by meee Sep 7. 8 Replies

I have decided to try after reading many articles on this subject to do very low carb healthy fats and protein. Has anyone else had better results trying to eat this way? Apparently you can lose…Continue

Dexcom

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sue59 Dec 9, 2011. 1 Reply

Does anyone have a Dexcom sensor?  I love mine but It has fallen off me twice without me knowing I found itBy accident both times has anyone else had that problem ?Continue

ANIMAS VERSES MEDTRONIC

Started this discussion. Last reply by bugsy71 Dec 1, 2011. 5 Replies

Is anyone using the animas Pump with the Dexacom cms and if so how do you like it I have medtronic currently and I was thinking of switching ?

 

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audge posted a status
"Has any one had success with weight watchers still keeping lower carb higher fat and protein?"
Sep 9
audge replied to Danny's discussion '12-24 Hour Flatline' in the group FLATLINERS CLUB
"Can your give me any tips? suggestions I know this will help me so much."
Sep 8
audge posted a status
"Thinking about how I need to take this serious and start now."
Sep 8
audge replied to Danny's discussion '12-24 Hour Flatline' in the group FLATLINERS CLUB
"I am very interested in this and have been reading everyone's story. I have to say I did not know you would have to bolus for protein and fat I would like to know more about that."
Sep 8
meee replied to audge's discussion 'Trying out a better way of eating'
"I eat moderate low carb, high fat and moderate protein, although I don't really measure it all out in terms of fat etc. anymore because it made no difference to my results which are always variable. I started at 30g carbs per day but I was very…"
Sep 7
Terry replied to audge's discussion 'Trying out a better way of eating'
"I love my spaghetti and meatballs! I eat two meatballs, a half a cup of spaghetti, and meat sauce. Paired with a dark red wine, sublime. It's my Sunday evening dinner out. I use a combo bolus. I bolus for 20-25 carbs up front and then extend…"
Sep 7
Terry replied to audge's discussion 'Trying out a better way of eating'
"For me, if I stay below 70 grams of carbs per day, good BG traces are likely. Every PWD has an individual tolerance for carbs. When you eat above that threshold, you take larger amounts of insulin. suffer larger dosing errors, and control…"
Sep 7
Cinderfella replied to audge's discussion 'Trying out a better way of eating'
"After 20 years of trying to eat spaghetti and failing hopelessly, I finally decided to give up carbs. That was about six years ago. It has made a huge difference in my life. I truly think I'd be dead now if I didn't do it"
Sep 7
audge replied to audge's discussion 'Trying out a better way of eating'
"Thank you I have alot to learn but it will be well worth in!"
Sep 7
2hobbit1 replied to audge's discussion 'Trying out a better way of eating'
"The amount of carbs you can eat is very individual. Check out TAGers United and the Flatliners groups for some ideas on what to try. This will be a learning curve as you gradually reduce carbs and see how the protein and fat in your meals, and how…"
Sep 7
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We want real food!

For all those diabetics who are tired of tasteless, drab and generally unappealing recipes aimed at us. I'm taking a stand--who wants to join me? Post your healthy, but TASTY recipes that you love!
Sep 7
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TAGgers UNITED

"Total Available Glucose. The premise behind TAG is that a portion of the protein and fat content of the meal will also contribute to carb loading above and beyond the actual carbs in the meal."
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FLATLINERS CLUB

A club to share your successful and not so successful trends (graphs) from your CGM or Glucose Meters....See More
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Sep 7
audge replied to audge's discussion 'Trying out a better way of eating'
"Thank you soo much for your input I will also check out the groups you mentioned. I too have a CGM waiting on a new transmitter right now and I have the one touch ping insulin pump. I am thinking of trying the Tandem pump actually I am looking…"
Sep 7

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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?
information and friendship
Date diagnosed
September 12, 1988
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7.6
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Pump
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One Touch Ping
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Type 1 diabetic needing to get back to basics. I have gained alot of weight stopped exercising and eating very unhealthy. I am ready to change.

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At 4:41am on October 23, 2013, Linda G said…

Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES AUDGE!!
(You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK)
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At 3:29am on October 23, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

HAPPY,HAPPY BIRTHDAY audge. I WISH FOR YOU A MOST WONDERFUL DAY AND MANY,MANY MORE. ENJOY!!!

At 1:35am on October 23, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Audge, 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 5:12pm on October 23, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you audge....
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
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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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At 7:15pm on October 23, 2010, Linda G said…
Greetings Audge....
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?

At 9:47am on October 23, 2010, Doris D said…
At 12:13am on January 18, 2010, Kristin said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes Audge! Glad that you are here!

Check out the Forum where you can search old discussions or start a new one! And our groups where you can find members that you have something in common with!

When you get a chance, add a photo of yourself or something related to you-- it helps us recognize you in discussions!
 
 
 

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