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type1foodie replied to cmckee's discussion 'Treatment/ Cure'
"Totally agree!"
Jun 13, 2013
type1foodie replied to cmckee's discussion 'Treatment/ Cure'
"You DO know that insulin is made in the US thanks to GMOs, don't you?"
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type1foodie.com -- one month live!

today marks one month since i went live with my recipe site, http://www.type1foodie.com.if you haven't already, would you check it out?find (& like) my facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/t1foodieSee More
Feb 9, 2013
Ren commented on type1foodie's blog post 'type1foodie.com -- one month live!'
"Yummo looking stuff there ... i might have to make the chocolate peanut butter soon!"
Feb 3, 2013
type1foodie commented on type1foodie's blog post 'type1foodie.com -- one month live!'
"Thanks Shonelle, thanks Brian! Bolusworthy food -- fresh fruits and vegetables, homemade bread (croissants apparently make the list), and chocolate. :) Though only once a while for the bread and chocolate. I am trying to eat lower carb."
Feb 3, 2013
Shonelle commented on type1foodie's blog post 'type1foodie.com -- one month live!'
"They look delicious! I've just wrote a blog post here about how I want to go on a 14 day healthy eating bonanza so I'm on the look out for tasty recipes! Also, super big GIANT star for adding in the carb counts, as a T1D and a cookbook…"
Feb 3, 2013
Brian (bsc) commented on type1foodie's blog post 'type1foodie.com -- one month live!'
"I love food and cooking good food. Although I am T2, I am always looking for good ideas and I liked some of your recipes. What do you think makes for a perfect bolusworthy T1 food?"
Feb 3, 2013
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Live interview with psychologist Korey Hood: diabetes at holiday time at TuDiabetes homepage

December 14, 2012 from 1pm to 2pm
1-2pm PST3-4pm CDT4-5pm EST9-10pm GMT For lots of us with diabetes the holidays can be an emotionally mixed bag.  Celebrations are joyful, but usually involve foods that challenge our blood sugar control, our will power, and our health in general.  And while it can seem like everyone else in the world is happy and carefree, we have a myriad of potential sources of stress and frustration related to diabetes.  Join Dr. Korey Hood to discuss the coping and psychology of having diabetes and the…See More
Dec 13, 2012
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"Hello! The metformin has worked well with the symlin. It knocked my TDD from about 150 units to about 110 units."
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type1foodie replied to Buckley83's discussion 'Jelly Beans :)'
"The bags AcidRock uses help control! If I stick to eating from the bags, I don't overcorrect and end up with a 300 afterwards. Some at work, in the gym bag, by the bed... perfect portion control when you are just wanting the low to be over as…"
Dec 14, 2011
type1foodie replied to Buckley83's discussion 'Jelly Beans :)'
"I buy these tiny bags in the jewelry (craft) section of our local Walmart. I fill with 18 beans. I use Sam's Club Member's Mark jelly beans (similar to Jelly Belly). SUPER cheap, and bring me up fast. Thought of it after seeing Jelly Belly…"
Dec 14, 2011

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type1foodie.com -- one month live!

Posted on February 1, 2013 at 4:00pm 5 Comments

today marks one month since i went live with my recipe site, http://www.type1foodie.com.

if you haven't already, would you check it out?

find (& like) my facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/t1foodie…


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At 8:06pm on March 8, 2012, Brian Grant said…

Hello! The metformin has worked well with the symlin. It knocked my TDD from about 150 units to about 110 units.

At 1:31pm on December 13, 2011, Marie B said…

good, I hope you find some fellow exercise mates. I know I'm lucky to have my husband to walk with almost every day.

At 12:59pm on December 13, 2011, Marie B said…

hello type1foodie, I saw your message about starting an exercise group. may I suggest you post a comment or discussion about it in our Great Lakes Group?


At 4:35pm on September 11, 2011, Donna H said…
Welcome to TuDiabetes! Check out some of the groups -- it's a great way to get to know the community.
At 5:26am on September 9, 2011, SEAGATOR said…
Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring ans supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. WELCOME!!!
At 3:02am on September 9, 2011, brokenpole said…
Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn 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 even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.
At 8:36pm on September 8, 2011, Robyn said…
Hello and Welcome!
At 6:17pm on September 8, 2011, Doris D said…
WELCOME TO OUR FAMILY MY FRIEND!!!!!!!!! Any questions? Just ask one of us or post it on our forum where you will get a diversty of answers.
Here's a link to help our new member's get to know us better: http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
At 6:01pm on September 8, 2011, Linda G said…
Welcome home type1foodie.....
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.
Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
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Take care....and keep in touch!



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