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  1. New Member Introductions
    hi- I'm new here. I have a few other autoimmune/endocrine issues & just recently became very sick. When I saw my doctor he said I had a very high ANA positive count & recommended me to an Endocrinologist. After loads of research (not WebMD - everyone always thinks I just went on WebMD like a...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hi, I'm Jamie. I decided to join this forum because I have been having blood sugars in the pre-diabetic range, but they aren't showing up on blood tests and I've had difficulty getting a diagnosis. My fasting blood sugar is usually in the 110-130 range and for whatever reason my fasting blood...
  3. Diabetes
    Hi! This will be my third thread since I was diagnosed. I am now officially "slow onset type 1" diabetic, since I've tested positive for one of the autoantibodies (although my c-peptide was in low-normal still, also my insulin production still in nowmal range). Since my diagnosis (it's been...
  4. Diabetes
    Fit, runner, 40 years old with pre-diabetic numbers, diet and exercise not helping...What can I do? In October 2013 I went for a routine physical and the glucose came back at 100. This raised a concern, because one year prior, my glucose was 71 and 79 by lab work (measured twice). I'm 5'1" and...
  5. New Member Introductions
    My general doctor said I was pre-diabetic Nov. 14, 2013. I am 41 years old. My fasting blood sugar was a 102. My A1c was 5.5. The next day, I was at the gym exercising and saw a dietician. I was not overweight to begin with, and since November I have lost at least 10+ pounds, and have been...
  6. New Member Introductions
    A little bit about myself and my journey.... I was a seemingly healthy and fit adult until a routine blood test in 2001. High non-fasting glucose levels. I was 36 at the time with an older sibling that had been diagnosed with the "stereotypical" (is there ever such a thing???) juvenile onset...
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