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  1. Diabetes Symptoms
    Hi everybody, here is my story: I had a fasting blood sugar at 101 done in lab. Then I bought blood sugar meter and had following numbers: fasting: 113 before big meal(potatoes): 112 1. hour after big meal 156 2. hour after big meal 136 1.hour after small meal( buckwheat and chiken) 106 2. hour...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone! I'm new to the forums and fairly new to diabetes in general. In 2006 my GP told me that I'm prediabetic. In all honesty, I haven't followed up with it at all. I also have high blood pressure that was previously nixed when I quit smoking... I started smoking again in October of...
  3. 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...
  4. Diabetes Medication and Supplies
    Hi there, I am new to this forum and to diabetes treatment beyond diet and exercise. I have had pre diabetes since 2002 (probably my whole life but that was when it was noticed). My husband and I are planning on starting a family and my endocrinologist put me on insulin to get my sugars down...
  5. New Member Introductions
    Hi, I was diagnosed with prediabetes 3 months ago. I've been reading a lot and have also been to a couple of seminars held by my state's diabetes organisation. I'm still fine-tuning the blood glucose levels and I'm worried that my numbers are a bit low -- they are fasting levels most of the day...
  6. New Member Introductions
    Hey all! I feel so grateful to have found this forum. Everyone seems so supportive towards each other and I look forward to sharing in that support. My name is Sascha and I am a 28 year old woman diagnosed with 'pre diabetes'. This diagnosis shook me as I lost over 40 lbs since June 2010...
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