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Forum: Diabetes Symptoms 05-08-2016, 19:21
Replies: 15
Views: 8,578
Posted By RobertIA
True Medicare with not pay for a pedicure, but I...

True Medicare with not pay for a pedicure, but I would like to see a reference validating the above statement made by you. I know that what I am having done is covered by Medicare and my insurance...
Forum: Diabetes Treatment 03-25-2016, 06:53
Replies: 12
Views: 3,312
Posted By RobertIA
Moon is correct. I have been on insulin since...

Moon is correct. I have been on insulin since Jan 2004 and use both bolus and basal insulin. I use syringes and vial and not pens. I have had lows (hypoglycemia), but I can at least still count...
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 03-23-2016, 22:06
Replies: 40
Views: 8,296
Posted By RobertIA
Blood Glucose Variables

The following are some of the variables:
#1 Food consumption can be a large component of blood glucose reading variability.
#2 Meter accuracy can be a factor.
#3. Exercise and physical activity...
Forum: Diabetes News 03-14-2016, 04:06
Replies: 22
Views: 13,805
Posted By RobertIA
Please read this article and then decide if...

Please read this article and then decide if members of your family need statins = Statins CAN cause heart disease - Shock research warns drug risks hardened arteries | Health | Life & Style | Daily...
Forum: New Member Introductions 02-29-2016, 06:08
Replies: 40
Views: 5,014
Posted By RobertIA
Another point I have noticed. When the weekend...

Another point I have noticed. When the weekend comes, people from VS are determined not to give up their weekend. Because diabetes does not take a holiday and we must manage our diabetes 24/7/365,...
Forum: New Member Introductions 02-27-2016, 07:18
Replies: 40
Views: 5,014
Posted By RobertIA
Someone made sure I received one email two hours...

Someone made sure I received one email two hours later, make this look like an afterthought.
Forum: New Member Introductions 02-27-2016, 06:49
Replies: 40
Views: 5,014
Posted By RobertIA
Another thing I have noticed which really bothers...

Another thing I have noticed which really bothers me is that this topic does not send out emails when someone posts after you post. What is this all about or is this just another way of deleting...
Forum: New Member Introductions 02-27-2016, 05:52
Replies: 40
Views: 5,014
Posted By RobertIA
Granted you are correct, but it is not an out and...

Granted you are correct, but it is not an out and out endorsement and leaves the door open for other types of food plans and there are some willing to promote them when they know the way is clear to...
Forum: New Member Introductions 02-27-2016, 04:53
Replies: 40
Views: 5,014
Posted By RobertIA
If I had not found David Mendosa and his Diabetes...

If I had not found David Mendosa and his Diabetes website shortly after I was with the doctor's okay put on insulin, I might still have been eating low fat high carbohydrate when I joined this site. ...
Forum: Diabetes 02-27-2016, 04:35
Replies: 12
Views: 3,744
Posted By RobertIA
You may have non-diabetic hypoglycemia and it...

You may have non-diabetic hypoglycemia and it sounds like what my daughter experienced. This is one website that has a lot of information about this - The Hypoglycemia Support Foundation, Inc....
Forum: Insulin Pumps 02-18-2016, 23:11
Replies: 11
Views: 5,967
Posted By RobertIA
Where did you obtain the service dog and was it...

Where did you obtain the service dog and was it fully trained or do you need to train it. Training of a service dog is a continuous process and reinforcement of good habits needs to be done on daily...
Forum: Diabetes Diet and Nutrition 02-18-2016, 23:02
Replies: 17
Views: 3,876
Posted By RobertIA
Yes, and Timothy Noakes, a highly-respected...

Yes, and Timothy Noakes, a highly-respected Professor of Exercise and Sports Medicine at the University of Cape Town, South Africa is under attack in his own country by the dietitians of South Africa...
Forum: Diabetes Diet and Nutrition 02-18-2016, 01:04
Replies: 17
Views: 3,876
Posted By RobertIA
More Doctors Promoting LCHF

I thought this article in the Daily Mail was very much to the point about LCHF way of eating. Link = Cardiologist explains why FAT is the best medicine and why it's crucial to health | Daily Mail...
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 01-27-2016, 19:01
Replies: 31
Views: 5,323
Posted By RobertIA
Thanks John, I was short on time and did not have...

Thanks John, I was short on time and did not have time to go to her profile.
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 01-27-2016, 17:28
Replies: 31
Views: 5,323
Posted By RobertIA
Please give us the name of the (quote) un-statin...

Please give us the name of the (quote) un-statin (unquote). In a discussion with a cardiologist, he stated that there is not an un-statin (at least in the USA).
Forum: Diabetes 01-26-2016, 02:39
Replies: 9
Views: 10,526
Posted By RobertIA
Shanny is right. LCHF works if the percent of...

Shanny is right. LCHF works if the percent of fat is high enough and protein is not over done. I do not worry as I eat 30 to 50 grams of carbohydrates per day and I can easily only eat two meals...
Forum: Diabetes 01-18-2016, 22:10
Replies: 1
Views: 1,723
Posted By RobertIA
As you may be aware, this is not recommended as...

As you may be aware, this is not recommended as moving strips can damage them making them unuseable. I use a plastic tweezer (Please do not use a metal tweezer if you do not want to ruin dozens of...
Forum: Diabetes News 01-18-2016, 21:49
Replies: 9
Views: 5,788
Posted By RobertIA
My bad MaJoie for not mentioning what you did. ...

My bad MaJoie for not mentioning what you did. Plus I did not mention that I am taking it for another condition as well as neuropathy so basically it is serving a dual purpose for me. The second...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-18-2016, 19:59
Replies: 13
Views: 2,236
Posted By RobertIA
MaJoie gave part of my answer and it is a good...

MaJoie gave part of my answer and it is a good way to reduce the problem you are experiencing. I have had too many CDEs tell me to eat what I want and to just cover with insulin. This is never a...
Forum: Diabetes News 01-18-2016, 06:42
Replies: 9
Views: 5,788
Posted By RobertIA
Gabapentin will help, but not just 300 mg. You...

Gabapentin will help, but not just 300 mg. You need to have a conversation with your doctor and ask for at least twice a day or three times per day. Many doctors are hesitant to give our more that...
Forum: Diabetes Symptoms 01-18-2016, 06:29
Replies: 15
Views: 8,578
Posted By RobertIA
I see a podiatrist every quarter and I have never...

I see a podiatrist every quarter and I have never had a problem. I got started when I had planters warts several years ago and this podiatrist has also prevented an ingrown toe nail on my big toe...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-18-2016, 06:09
Replies: 13
Views: 2,236
Posted By RobertIA
Before I go further, have you done periods of...

Before I go further, have you done periods of multiple daily injections with syringes over the years?

Also please go to the introduction section and introduce yourself to stay within the rules of...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-16-2016, 02:08
Replies: 3
Views: 971
Posted By RobertIA
Please tell us more! What was your A1c at...

Please tell us more! What was your A1c at diagnosis? What food plan are you considering now? What questions do want to ask? Others will soon be here with more questions and some good points for...
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 01-14-2016, 00:54
Replies: 31
Views: 5,323
Posted By RobertIA
This should be read about statins causing...

This should be read about statins causing hardening of the arteries - Statins CAN cause heart disease - Shock research warns drug risks hardened arteries | Health | Life & Style | Daily Express...
Forum: Diabetes Treatment 12-28-2015, 06:32
Replies: 11
Views: 4,566
Posted By RobertIA
If you are not able to afford insurance, consider...

If you are not able to afford insurance, consider writing to the insulin manufacturer and ask what to do to qualify for their assistance program? They do have them. Sometimes you may even be able...
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