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  1. Diabetes Diet and Nutrition
    This article just appeared in The Scientist, a longer one in Cell Metabolism, summary in Science Magazine. http://www.the-scientist.com//?articles.view/articleNo/43344/title/Periodic-Fasting-Improves-Rodent-Health/ It describes limiting calories to 1090 the first day then 750 for 4 days, then...
  2. Diabetes
    I take Advair 250/50 daily for moderate to severe asthma. I'd like to get off of it, but each time I tried that it has ended badly. Viruses (like the common cold) are triggers for me--among other things--and when these turn into asthmatic bronchitis it's VERY difficult to get on top of things...
  3. Diabetes
    :eek: I'm recently diagnosed with Type 2. I am not taking medication yet, as I'm trying with diet. I was wondering if some experienced members could tell me what they think about my readings. I'm also not sure how many times a day I should be eating. Today I didn't feel like eating much. I...
  4. Diabetes News
    Obviously it's not news to many of you, but I've just become aware of how dangerous steroids are to blood glucose levels. Here's an article on major increases in BG accompany epidural steroid injections -- something that helps some people with back pain. Effects of epidural steroid...
  5. Diabetes
    I'm thinking about trying an oral retinoid or biologic for severe psoriais :( on my hands & feet, as I've just been suffering with a 'flare up.' I don't see any correlation between my skin condition & BG, though I'd hoped one might show up when I got my BG down into normal levels with diet &...
  6. Diabetes Forum Lounge
    Ive been diabetic since i was 10 years old. im now engaged and living a happy life but recently my fiance has gone to Penticton for his hospital practicum in Pharmacy Tech. Every day I still check my numbers, I eat my meals and I drink a lot of water, I work on my feet for 8 hours 5 times a week...
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