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Forum: Diabetes 07-30-2013, 00:07
Replies: 18
Views: 2,140
Posted By wanda10489
Oh, how I love sugar. I'm convinced it's an...

Oh, how I love sugar. I'm convinced it's an addiction just like alcohol and drugs. I'm ten years post diagnosis, and I can tell you, it's really a lifestyle you're developing. Give yourself a...
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 05-08-2013, 04:11
Replies: 14
Views: 5,066
Posted By wanda10489
If the problem is nausea, why not sip some water...

If the problem is nausea, why not sip some water with a drop or two of peppermint extract?
Forum: Diabetes 04-15-2013, 23:37
Replies: 20
Views: 2,925
Posted By wanda10489
I'm a self-manager. I grew up in a family that...

I'm a self-manager. I grew up in a family that was into alternative medicine and highly skeptical of mainstream medicine. It caused me to always question, and in the case of a diabetes diagnosis,...
Forum: Diabetes Diet and Nutrition 04-10-2013, 23:06
Replies: 23
Views: 3,019
Posted By wanda10489
I have to say I've been considering the...

I have to say I've been considering the cocoa-powder-raised-BS connection. I first used Hershey's Special Dark powder with liquid Splenda and made some hot chocolate a la Bloodsugar 101. Added some...
Forum: Diabetes 04-10-2013, 06:08
Replies: 90
Views: 13,079
Posted By wanda10489
Having dealt with diabetes for ten years now, I...

Having dealt with diabetes for ten years now, I can speak from experience. I have been on and off LCHF since the beginning. One of the first things I did was to read Dr. Bernstein's book, Diabetes...
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-01-2013, 03:27
Replies: 36
Views: 3,440
Posted By wanda10489
I agree with the statements about heartburn...

I agree with the statements about heartburn issues and LCHF. I regularly snacked on Tums but since really buckling down on LCHF, I haven't had any problems whatsoever.

Also, the first few days...
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 04-01-2013, 03:14
Replies: 17
Views: 2,068
Posted By wanda10489
After passing up the cake, I made the low carb...

After passing up the cake, I made the low carb cheesecake recipe I found in the recipe section. It was super easy to make and turned out really yummy. Even better, two hour reading on BS was 115.
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Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 03-29-2013, 23:38
Replies: 17
Views: 2,068
Posted By wanda10489
No cake for me

Okay. There's a birthday cake down the hall at work. It's calling my name. It has all that frosting smothering it that I dearly love. I could sneak in, get a piece, and sneak out, and no one but...
Forum: Diabetes Diet and Nutrition 02-26-2013, 18:33
Replies: 42
Views: 5,636
Posted By wanda10489
I recently switched back to heavy cream and I...

I recently switched back to heavy cream and I ordered some of the EZSweets liquid sucralose. I love my coffee and for a while I was worried it was raising my BS. After these changes, I find no...
Forum: Diabetes 02-26-2013, 18:22
Replies: 4
Views: 1,678
Posted By wanda10489
For whatever it's worth, I had the same problem...

For whatever it's worth, I had the same problem on switching to the huge 1000 mg. metformin extended release. My pharmacist said it was okay to cut it in half to take it, but I found I got used to...
Forum: Diabetes 02-06-2013, 20:33
Replies: 35
Views: 4,641
Posted By wanda10489
I used to have the One Touch which I really...

I used to have the One Touch which I really liked, but then insurance wouldn't cover it anymore and I got switched to the Accuchek which is okay. But I get ordered to test twice a day, yet they will...
Forum: Diabetes Treatment 02-02-2013, 22:45
Replies: 8
Views: 1,480
Posted By wanda10489
I was diagnosed about ten years ago. I followed...

I was diagnosed about ten years ago. I followed low carb in one form or another for many years, going on and off. I was a vegetarian for two years before being diagnosed. For me, I think it...
Forum: New Member Introductions 02-01-2013, 07:12
Replies: 5
Views: 858
Posted By wanda10489
Welcome. I believe you will find what you are...

Welcome. I believe you will find what you are looking for. It's tough news to hear but at least diabetes is something that you can usually control. Information and encouragement are both big helps...
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 01-28-2013, 23:28
Replies: 9,398
Views: 1,318,033
Posted By wanda10489
97 this a.m. WooHoo! I can remember when 97...

97 this a.m. WooHoo! I can remember when 97 would have felt like I was going to pass out from being too low and now it's been under 100 all day so far, and I'm feeling fine.
Forum: Diabetes Forum Lounge 01-24-2013, 00:09
Replies: 9,398
Views: 1,318,033
Posted By wanda10489
133 for me. Still too high but it's way down...

133 for me. Still too high but it's way down from a few weeks ago. A1C self test today was 6.5 which is high for me but could be WAY worse.
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-21-2013, 06:52
Replies: 18
Views: 2,022
Posted By wanda10489
I agree with testing when you can learn...

I agree with testing when you can learn something. I've started keeping much closer track (and record) of what I ate and how it affected my BS. Otherwise, I find I'll drive myself crazy wondering...
Forum: Diabetes Diet and Nutrition 01-19-2013, 19:48
Replies: 28
Views: 3,825
Posted By wanda10489
I'd like to know that too. The days I've tried...

I'd like to know that too. The days I've tried to go entirely without the glipizide, I get nervous because I think my BS is too high.
Forum: Diabetes Diet and Nutrition 01-19-2013, 00:56
Replies: 28
Views: 3,825
Posted By wanda10489
I have been shooting for under 50 carbs daily. ...

I have been shooting for under 50 carbs daily. I've recently re-dedicated myself to the LC lifestyle when my doctor suggested that 20 mg. of glipizide might help me. Eek! I have been taking 10 mg....
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-10-2013, 22:38
Replies: 4
Views: 746
Posted By wanda10489
I definitely want to dump the glipizide. I did...

I definitely want to dump the glipizide. I did cut it back from 10 to 5, but would like to get a little more time getting my diet on a good, regular track before trying to cut it permanently.

I...
Forum: New Member Introductions 01-10-2013, 20:26
Replies: 4
Views: 746
Posted By wanda10489
Saying hello

My name is Wanda. I was diagnosed diabetic in 2003. At that time I was very tired, had night sweats every night and running a low grade fever. I was so tired that I couldn't do activities that I...
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