Hi everyone ,john green here ,i have just joined the groupand look forward to being part of it. I am type 1 and am 58 yrs old , i went into hospital on 27th april 2011 with blood sugar level of 49…Continue
"I bought myself a celeriac root at the farmers market saturday in response to your recommendation. So I will give it a try. I have learned to be happy with things that resemble the foods I used to eat-- a low carb "tortilla" that at least…"
"For some reason or other, the link that I had doesn't work anymore, and I got lost in low carb world searching for a replacement to send to you. It is called a Muffin in a Minute or MIM in the Atkin's group. I had a sheet that had all the…"
"I bring food with me also whenever I eat somewhere that does not let me select from a menu or buffet. I was at a conference held in a hotel a few months ago and managed to talk one of the waiters into bringing me something I could eat when everyone…"
"Yes, I'm still a low carber, for sure. I honestly have my gym outfit on after doing a class, and am sipping tea after making my dh a meal of pan browned chicken breast, fresh green beans, and mashed celeriac root for me. OMG, the celeriac root…"
"This sounds so familiar. When I first started trying to control my bg, I kept discovering more and more things I could not eat. Tomatoes! Onions! This made me more upset than having to give up rice and pasta. I grow tomatoes and onions in my garden,…"
"Hi! I will be 58yo next month, and I am LADA - Type 1 when you are an adult. I had my Endo test the antibodies when I was 56yo. I'm got myself on a strict diet, extremely low carb, and exercise until the sweat rolls down me, but my pancreas is…"
I am 58 and was diagnosed Type 1 about nine months ago. It was overwhelming to me at first but has gotten easier (most days) little by little. I am feeling so much better now that my BS is lower. I found lots of answers by reading…"
I was diagnosed at the age of 57 a few years ago. The first few months are pretty tough but little by little it gets easier. I never really got comfortable with shots; going on a pump made a great difference in the quality of my…"
"I was diagnosed last October a week before my 56th birthday (no cake last year). The last nine months have been nothing short of an adventure. I can honestly say that this community is the single best thing to happen as a result of my Dx. As you…"
"It is more common than many realize. I was misdiagnosed as at Type 2 at age 45 only to be properly diagnosed at age 47 as Type 1 (LADA). Be thankful that they tested you for Type 1 right away. You will miss that second bout of inexplicable high…"
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The Diabetes Hands Foundation and Diabetes Advocates Program is proud to announce and congratulate the members of DA who were granted scholarships to attend diabetes conferences in 2013! Thanks to a generous grant from Novo Nordisk, in 2013 we were … Continue Reading
El Centro Nacional de Prevención de Enfermedades Crónicas y Promoción de la Salud en el Estados Unidos encontró que a partir de 2002-2009, el 11,8% de los hispanos mayores de 20 años, que viven en los EU, viven con diabetes … Continue Reading