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What's Going On? a1c goes from 13.3 to 6.3 in 3 months?

After a quick search, I can see that I'm not the only one with "remarkable" results in only 3 months. I'd like to hear first-hand accounts from others. Here's my short story.



Diagnosed with type 2 three months ago. Multiple tests 13.3 a1c. Cholesterol at 249. Low Vitamin D.



Immediate diet changes. All sugar beverages eliminated cold-turkey. Oatmeal every day for breakfast (I HATE oatmeal). Strict limit of carbs to 70-90g per meal.



Exercise: No change. Walked the… Continue

Added by yodabetes on December 28, 2008 at 12:46pm — 4 Comments

Weight Loss - Who has success stories?

I'd like to know who is being successful with weight loss. I'm reading about all the failures and it's depressing. I need to get my weight down for cholesterol and diabetes.

Added by yodabetes on December 21, 2008 at 10:35am — 2 Comments

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