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Forum: Diabetes 02-12-2016, 23:46
Replies: 24
Views: 6,071
Posted By Rhiannon
Kaiser in northern California does this also. I...

Kaiser in northern California does this also. I did this test the year prior to my colonoscopy and it came back "no problem". A year later, the colonoscopy revealed 3 pre-cancerous polyps. Again,...
Forum: Diabetes 02-11-2016, 01:32
Replies: 24
Views: 6,071
Posted By Rhiannon
I do understand why some people will choose not...

I do understand why some people will choose not to have a colonoscopy. As to not having a family history of colon cancer, that was my family, until one day in 2013 when my brother was diagnosed. 9...
Forum: New Member Introductions 02-10-2016, 21:08
Replies: 65
Views: 7,662
Posted By Rhiannon
One of the harder aspects of my diabetes...

One of the harder aspects of my diabetes diagnosis was the realization that fruit is no longer good for me and had to be removed from my "approved food" list. Now, I will allow myself the occasional...
Forum: Diabetes 02-10-2016, 20:47
Replies: 24
Views: 6,071
Posted By Rhiannon
When will modern science come up with a better...

When will modern science come up with a better pre-colonoscopy drink? And what's worse is that you have to drink that crap the night before, and then again the morning of - adds insult to injury if...
Forum: Diabetes 02-10-2016, 04:47
Replies: 24
Views: 6,071
Posted By Rhiannon
Smorgan, please don't take your chances. I lost...

Smorgan, please don't take your chances. I lost my brother to colon cancer. He was only 46 and left a wife and 3 children. It was and remains a heart breaking loss. I am due for my 2nd...
Forum: Diabetes Recipes 02-10-2016, 04:36
Replies: 27
Views: 12,952
Posted By Rhiannon
My new favorite variation of this recipe is using...

My new favorite variation of this recipe is using Italian sausage. Yummy!
Forum: Diabetes Diet and Nutrition 01-26-2016, 05:17
Replies: 2
Views: 2,099
Posted By Rhiannon
I love my spiralizer too. I will saute the...

I love my spiralizer too. I will saute the zoodles in butter, lighly salted. Takes just a few minutes to cook, then I add shredded sharp cheddar or gruyere cheese and HWC, turn off the heat and...
Forum: Diabetes 01-20-2016, 01:31
Replies: 38
Views: 6,039
Posted By Rhiannon
I have had good success lowering and controlling...

I have had good success lowering and controlling my BG primarily through LCHF. I walk aboutv15 minutes at most three times a week, so exercise has little to do with my numbers. I echo advice...
Forum: Diabetes Diet and Nutrition 01-20-2016, 01:17
Replies: 3,025
Views: 626,724
Posted By Rhiannon
I bought a whole chicken today. Cost less than...

I bought a whole chicken today. Cost less than $5. So I'm baking that now. Your cream soup recipe sounds good for the leftovers. Take care with that wild weather.
Forum: Diabetes Recipes 01-20-2016, 01:10
Replies: 6
Views: 2,670
Posted By Rhiannon
Thanks for sharing this recipe. I like turkey...

Thanks for sharing this recipe. I like turkey bacon too, but I try to use regular bacon most of the time. I'm baking a whole chicken tonight, but I'm going to try this recipe using the leftovers
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 01-16-2016, 00:02
Replies: 21
Views: 8,646
Posted By Rhiannon
Welcome back. I have not walked in awhile, due...

Welcome back. I have not walked in awhile, due to cold and rain. But I've started gentle stretching and about 15 minutes of dancing in the evenings. It's fun and I enjoy it. Making time for...
Forum: Diabetes 01-03-2016, 03:59
Replies: 21
Views: 8,573
Posted By Rhiannon
Yes. We are all human. Maybe my years of...

Yes. We are all human. Maybe my years of struggle with my weight, including all sorts of diets that didn't work and a big dose of self blame and self hatred, has actually made it a bit easier for...
Forum: Diabetes Recipes 01-03-2016, 03:38
Replies: 6
Views: 3,542
Posted By Rhiannon
Thank you for posting this recipe. Can't wait to...

Thank you for posting this recipe. Can't wait to try it. I've never had soy beans before.
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 01-01-2016, 03:51
Replies: 9
Views: 2,157
Posted By Rhiannon
Happy New Year's eve

Hi all, wishing everyone a happy New Year's eve/year! I don't do much in terms of resolutions, but for 2016, I resolve to move more. I resolve to keep eating LCHF. I resolve to read more. That's...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-30-2015, 04:41
Replies: 10
Views: 2,187
Posted By Rhiannon
The prevailing "wisdom" is that diabetes is...

The prevailing "wisdom" is that diabetes is caused by being overweight. But as others have already shared, it's not the number on our scales that we should focus on, but rather the number of carbs...
Forum: Diabetes 12-30-2015, 04:32
Replies: 10
Views: 3,450
Posted By Rhiannon
I am sorry for your frustration. This is a good...

I am sorry for your frustration. This is a good place to vent. I hope tomorrow is a better day.

I am thankful that I really like most of the foods that keep my numbers down. What gets to me is...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-27-2015, 23:45
Replies: 7
Views: 1,743
Posted By Rhiannon
Welcome Shelfish. Thiz forum is a great place...

Welcome Shelfish. Thiz forum is a great place for information and support. I hope you will read the links provided. By changing to low carb, high fat I have seen improvement in my BG readings. I...
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 12-27-2015, 23:39
Replies: 7,024
Views: 635,692
Posted By Rhiannon
122 this morning. Tamagno, sorry to hear you are...

122 this morning. Tamagno, sorry to hear you are having a difficult time. Here in the Bay Area, it is cold, 46 degrees our "high" today. Car frozen over this a.m. Glad you are high & dry Shanny. ...
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 12-27-2015, 23:29
Replies: 8
Views: 1,996
Posted By Rhiannon
A wonderful Christmas has come and gone, now I...

A wonderful Christmas has come and gone, now I hope everyone has a safe and happy New Year's eve.
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-23-2015, 00:01
Replies: 9
Views: 2,818
Posted By Rhiannon
What is a typical day of eating for you? I had a...

What is a typical day of eating for you? I had a learning curve when I was just diagnosed and I thought I was eating low carb, but I really wasn't. For example, I bought "low carb" instant oatmeal...
Forum: Diabetes Recipes 12-22-2015, 07:51
Replies: 7
Views: 2,803
Posted By Rhiannon
Add me to the Christmas eve list! This dip...

Add me to the Christmas eve list! This dip sounds amazing
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-22-2015, 07:47
Replies: 3
Views: 1,241
Posted By Rhiannon
No tricks here. I eat low carb, high fat. I...

No tricks here. I eat low carb, high fat. I exercise somewhat (walk for 15 minutes about 3 times a week). From doing these things, my last labs showed that my BG is in the 5% range. When I was...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12-22-2015, 07:37
Replies: 9
Views: 2,818
Posted By Rhiannon
Hi Joyce, have you read any of the other intros,...

Hi Joyce, have you read any of the other intros, or more specifically the advice given to others? If not, I suggest doing so. Longtime members always give roughly the same advice and links.

I...
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 12-22-2015, 07:28
Replies: 12
Views: 2,532
Posted By Rhiannon
Great job Lee. LCHF really does work :) ...

Great job Lee. LCHF really does work :)

Appreciate the reminder to wait out plateaus Div. I'm in one now, for about 2 weeks. But I can be patient.
Forum: Diabetes 12-18-2015, 23:13
Replies: 8
Views: 2,497
Posted By Rhiannon
Thanks for the advice. I'll schedule an eye exam...

Thanks for the advice. I'll schedule an eye exam early next year.
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