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  1. jasonsandeman
    08-09-2011 17:55 - permalink
    jasonsandeman
    Beefy, where are you from? I am from Calgary originally, and I lived/worked in Jasper for 5 years.
  2. BamaLou
    04-01-2011 22:56 - permalink
    BamaLou
    Thanks for all the helpful info!

About Me

  • About beefy
    Biography
    Hi. I'm Glen.

    I'm a husband and father. Three kids - 21, 19 and 15 - boy, girl, boy respectively. My daughter is now away at university - sad for me, good for her =)

    We've also got a dog and a cat. At least I think we have a cat. Somewhere. His food keeps getting eaten, so I think we still have a cat...

    I'm a true computer dinosaur. I've worked in the I.T. field since 1981... well before it was called I.T.

    I'm currently off on disability leave from from work, adjusting to the diabetes as well as several debilitating back problems. Hoping to get healthier, and trying hard to do so.
    Your Location
    Alberta, Canada
    Your experiences with diabetes
    Being diagnosed was a shock.

    I quickly undertook to find all the information I could, filter out the 'bad' and keep the 'good'.

    I learned to test, test, test.

    I've now lost 75 lbs thanks to my low-carb diabetes lifestyle, which includes daily exercise.

    Blood sugars are much more in control, although I still wish (at times) that I could eat whatever I want...
    Diabetes Types
    2
    Diagnosis Year
    2011
  • Signature
    47 yr. old Male
    Alberta, Canada

    Dx'd T2 Dec 19, 2010 - Fasting BG: 14.8 (267), A1c: 12.1, Wt: 290lb (over 320lbs at my heaviest)

    As of Apr 23, 2013: 14-day Avg Fasting BG: 4.7 (85), A1c (Dec21): 5.1%, Stats: 230lb, 6'3" now with 37" waist

    Low-Carb (Usually < 45-60g per day on a 3,000+ calories daily diet)

    On Metformin only for meds. Exercise 6 days a week.
    Supplement only with: Men's Multi-Vitamin, Vitamin D 2000iu/day, Aspirin 81mg, Cinnamon Extract and Fish Oil all 1x per day

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  • Last Activity: 11-24-2013 22:01
  • Join Date: 01-05-2011
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04:53 - Rolaids quoted beefy in post What's for Breakfast?
Today I ate: 5oz of New...

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